CFP: TTT2020: Taboo - Transgression - Transcendence in Art & Science

Submission deadline: March 31, 2020

Conference date(s):
November 26, 2020 - November 28, 2020

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Conference Venue:

University of Applied Arts Vienna
Vienna, Austria

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The fourth international conference "Taboo - Transgression - Transcendence in Art & Science" will take place November 26–28, 2020, in Austria, hosted by the University of Applied Arts Vienna. Including theoretical and art practice presentations, TTT2020 continues to focus (a) on questions about the nature of the forbidden and aesthetics of liminality as expressed in art that uses or is inspired by technology and science, and (b) on the opening of spaces for creative transformation in the merging of science and art.

Deadline for submitting abstracts and remaining info: March 31st, 2020.

Suggested, but not exclusive topics, are those associated with: Biopunk, hybridity and aesthetics of mutation; Cyborg, augmentation and bοdy modification; Post-gender, transgressive identities and social models; Psychopharmacology, somatechnology, and post-humanism; Chemistry of the mind, natural healers, and mind enhancement; Biotechnology, DIYbio, and biohacking; Ethology, human and nonhuman; Evolution, genetics, and extended evolutionary synthesis; Cyber-eroticism, sex technology, and techno-lust; Biopolitics, displacement, and resistance. 

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#Aesthetics, #Contemporary art, #Technology, #Body, #Philosophy of Science