what do phds do? mnode mission mnode programs mnode research mnode research position whos at mnode mnode network mnode certification mnode conferences mnode news

ITA

PhD Programs & Selections Procedure

 

What's a PhD Research?

  • an original contribution to knowledge
  • the centrality of the thesis and the emphasis on product
  • the creation and interpretation of new knowledge that extends the forefront of the discipline

"A thesis is never finished, it is just abandoned at the least damaging point" (Race, 1999)

 

Researchers

A world-wide Higher Education Doctoral and Post Doctoral Research Community, founded by Roy Ascott, whose innovative structure involves collaborative work and supervision both in cyberspace and at regular meetings in Italy and abroad.

Federica Timeto - Awarded
Research Title: Feminism, Postcoloniality and New Media Theory and Practice
Graduated 2013

Franco Marineo
Research Title: Reality on Finer Scale. Contemporary Cinema and Perceptive Afflictions

Jennifer Kanary
Research Title: Roomforthoughts. An artistic examination of the epistemological relation between the art practice and the scientific and philosophical problems of consciousness

Jurgen Faust
Research Title: Towards a comprehensive and universal Design Theory, Design Methods, and possible paradigm shifts

Tine Melzer
Research title: Ludwig and Gertrude. Ragged Edges and Common Places in Language - Where Text Image and Meet

Amos Bianchi
Research title: The Apparatus. Technologies, Subjectivity and Freedom

Paololuca Barbieri Marchi
Research Title:The Future of the Image

Gabriela Galati
Research title: From Archive to Event: Towards a New Status of the Object and the Digital Subject

Denis Jaromil Roio
Research title: Libre Made Flash - Generative Patterns for Alternative Economics

Patrizia Moschella
Research title: Open school. The role of new media in contemporary higher education system in art.

Sarah Ciraci
Research title: Bridging a Gap that's not There - investigate the possibilities of integrating contemporary art in the ongoing debate between science and different thoughts.

Paola Lopreiato
Research title: The Multidimensional Nature of Comunication - Crossing the languages of artistic expressions.

Hanieh Abbasinik
Research title: A Style in Architecture and Design - considering the Iranian Safavid artistic style combining this with today's technology.

Tommaso Maggio
Research title: Artistic Approach to Education, on line technology as platform where to create new experiments - Structured methodology and non-formal learning approach tools for a transdisciplinary culture.

David Monacchi
Research title: Fragments of Extinction - Acoustic Biodiversity of the World's Primary Equatorial Rainforests. An Environmental Sound-Art Project at the time of the Sixth Mass Extinction.

Former PhD Candidates

Wolfgang Fiel - Awarded
Research Title: Dissipative System, Urbanism and performance
Graduated 2012

Ale Guzzetti
Research Title: Technica curiosa. Machines, Automations, Electronic Interfaces: Art as Cognitive Science

Enrica Borghi
Research title: Developing Artcrafts Thought to Disappear in Nature With a Concept of Sustainable Economy

 

 

 

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Limina

Limina n. 2 free download (pdf file, 12MB)

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

istream

Conference: iStream etext - words in motion

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Technoetic Telos – An International Research Conference in the Planetary Collegium’s Consciousness Reframed Series

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------



The Centre for Advanced Inquiry in the Integrative Arts (CAiiA) – Planetary Collegium is the 2011 recipient of the World Universities Forum Award for Best Practice in Higher Education.

more info

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------



 

Towards a Genealogy of the Subject

A seminar by Antonio Caronia and Amos Bianchi (language: italian)
Each Thursday night from 6pm to 8pm, live streaming on http://www.livestream.com/mnode
Image courtesy Anja Puntari

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Always Already New 4

Planetary Collegium, M-Node & NABA Media Design & New Media Art, NoemaLab

present

Always Already New 2011
Deep Involvement of Education

November 18-19, 2011
Aula Spazio Elastico Amaranto Building, NABA, Via Carlo Darwin 20, Milano

more info

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Always Already New

Videos

more info

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The 11th Consciousness Reframed International Research Conference,
November 4 – 6, 2010, Trondheim.

3 days – 20 nations – 65 speakers!

In cooperation with the Planetary Collegium, at the University of Plymouth, England, TEKS – Trondheim Electronic Arts Centre, is hosting the 11th Consciousness Reframed International Research Conference, with the title of ‘MAKING REALITY REALLY REAL‘.

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

News

The M-Node Research Program

M-Node is an open and competitive Graduate Program. Designed to attract talented artists, researchers and scholars, M-Node focuses exclusively on Doctoral and Postdoctoral research, on Ph.D. and Research programs, achieving a significant integration between arts and sciences, practice and theoretical framework, research and teaching and promoting a full internationalization of research.
Students are provided with a team of supervisors for their research.
M-Node as a partner of Planetary-Collegium is concerned with advanced inquiry in the transdisciplinary space between the arts,technology, and the sciences, with consciousness research an integral component of its work.

We inform that the two full scholarships promoted here: http://www.m-node.org/materiali/admission_grant_mnode.pdf have been assigned.

Milano, 10th Aug. 2010

more info

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

New Media Epic

The BLOG: http://newmediaepic.wordpress.com/

The podcast: "Bisogna farlo, il molteplice", conference by Wu Ming 1, with Francesco Monico e Derrick De Kerchkove (ITA, 90MB, download .mp3, download .zip)

DOWNLOAD THE MEMORANDUM New Italian (Media) Epic, by Francesco Monico (.pdf file, 1MB ITA - ENG)

 

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Planetary Collegium on wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Planetary_Collegium

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Consciousness Reframed

Vienna, 3 July – 5 July 2008

Theme: New Realities: Being Syncretic
A transdisciplinary inquiry into art, science, technology and society.
Partner and Host: University of Applied Arts Vienna

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

The Symposium New Media Art Education & Research aims is to make an overview on the actual situation of the Italian Art and New Media Education and Research.

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Download the press release (ITA)

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

FIRST INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT OF THE PLANETARY COLLEGIUM

CAiiA - Z-Node - M-Node

Disturbing, fascinating, poetical, provocative, the works and researchers of the Planetary Collegium's members reveal and explore the fundamnetal questions that are opened by the technological explosion of the topics of consciousness, life, humanity, knowledge, being-in-the-world, borders beetween natural and artificial, access to information.
65 reserachers from 15 countries will share during 4 days the result of their research creation works.

http://summit.planetary-collegium.net/

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

*Creativity & Cognition 2007
*June 13-15, Washington DC, USA

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Nearly three and a half centuries of scientific study and achievement is now available online in the Royal Society Journals Digital Archive following its official launch this week. This is the longest-running and arguably most influential journal archive in Science, including all the back articles of both Philosophical Transactions and Proceedings.

 

 

TELEMATIC EMBRACE
by Roy Ascott

 

Engineering Nature
Art and Consciousness in
the Post-Biological Era
Edited by Roy Ascott


Artists-In-Labs Processes of Inquiry
Edited by Jill Scott

Il dramma televisivo
L'autore e l'estetica del mezzo
by Francesco Monico

 

 

Limina 1

Limina n.1

Free download

   

 

 

Advisory and supervisor staff

Planetary Collegium President: Roy Ascott.

M-Node Executive Director:
Francesco Monico
,
Professor of Theory and Methods of Mass Media. NABA, Italia.

M-Node Director of Studies:
Pier Luigi Capucci
, NoemaLab, Italia.

M-Node Supervisor:
Derrick de Kerckhove
, University of Toronto, Canada. Professor. Universita' Federico II, Napoli, Italia.

Supervisor:
Mike Philips, Director of I-DAT / Head of Nascent Art & Technology Research / University of Plymouth UK.

Advisor:
Paolo Atzori
, 3D Theater Artist and Designer.

Advisor:
Elisa Giaccardi
,
Research Associate, Center for LifeLong Learning and Design (L3D), University of Colorado.

Former PhD Academic Members:

Research Director (2005-2013):
Antonio Caronia
, Accademia di Brera, Italia.
Genova, 1944 - Milano, 2013.

Supervisor (2005-2008):
Antonio Somaini
,
Universite' Paris III - Sorbonne Nouvelle, CAV (Cinema et Audiovisuel), Francia.

 

 

e-mail
M-Node HUB Milano Via C. Darwin, 20 20143 Milano - Italy

 

Creative Commons License
This web site is licenced by Creative Commons.

 Use OpenOffice.org