Welcome party with video art
Welcome reception will take place on Monday, July 4, 2016 18:30-20:00 in the 3rd floor of Royal School of Mines (RSM, same building as for the workshops) room RSM 301.
Welcome reception will include 20-mins video art session related to sense of touch. The session is curated by Johann Arens, a London based artist, who uses installation and video to survey the documentary properties of public interiors. His work is an enquiry into the role of mobile interfaces, the mechanisms of user behaviour and the desire to touch artefacts. Arens will present a short film programme on tactility including works of Woody Vasulka (video art pioneer) and Laure Prouvost (Turner Prize winner).
Eurohaptics 2016 banquet will take place at Royal College of Surgeons on Wednesday, July 6, 2016 19:00-21:30. You are best advised to take the Piccadilly Line on the Underground (metro) from South Kensington to Holborn station to reach the Royal College of Surgeons (see the map). Please, bring your conference badge/banquet tickets. (the banquet attendance is limited only to the participants with banquet registrations)
Farewell reception will take place on Thursday, July 7, 18:00-20:00 in Queen’s Tower Rooms.