Editorial board- Journal DISEÑA

I am happy to announce that I have been invited to be part of the editorial team of the Journal Diseña. This journal specialises in design studies from a highly transdisciplinary perspective, offering articles that follow a rigorous selection process and beautiful printed editions that make justice to its designerly spirit. Read the previous editions…

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TEI 2021 STUDIO

Tangible Body Maps of Felt Sensing Experience14th and 19th February Location: Zoom [TBC]Registration: https://tei.acm.org/2021/ Introduction This studio offers an exploration of a series of research methods grounded in first-person and second-person perspectives, including an open-ended use of readily available materials. Tangible Body Maps -this is, the combination of body maps, tangible materiality and methods – will be…

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CALL FOR PAPERS DISEÑA # 20: Design and Somatic Sensibilities

DISEÑA 20 CFP: DESIGN AND SOMATIC SENSIBILITIES ————————–  Guest editors Claudia Núñez-Pacheco | KTH Royal Institute of Technology | claudia2@kth.se Marianela Ciolfi Felice | KTH Royal Institute of Technology | ciolfi@kth.se Vasiliki Tsaknaki | IT University of Copenhagen | vats@itu.dk ————————–   Submission deadline: May 2, 2021 ————————–  In his Phenomenology of Perception, Merleau-Ponty (1962) made a radical claim, stating that we are our bodies…

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“Experience through making, experience of being”. Talk in the Design Lab at USYD

In this talk where I had the pleasure to return to the Design Lab at USYD, I discussed some of the challenges of introducing somatic education and interaction design research and practice into traditional design pedagogy. It also presents some preliminary observations on my research study involving the new media piece Pulsante and its process of user…

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Pulsante – Expliciting the inner rhythms

Aiming to articulate a dialogue between science and artistic research, Pulsating is an art installation that aims to spark curiosity in the audience, in particular the relationship between their inner rhythms and aesthetic experiencing. More information of the project coming soon. TeamClaudia Núñez Pacheco – Art, concept. Project directorJorge Olivares Retamal – Artistic collaboratorAna María…

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BIFEM – Never did I dare to tell you a thing- A piece of bespoke wearable Design

Credits: The featured image is part of the raw footage captured by Matthew McGuigan from Hospital Hill, and provided courtesy of the 2019 Bendigo International festival of Exploratory Music. www.bifem.com.au Promo video O que vos nunca cuidei a dizer (never did I dare to tell you one thing) is a gallery piece that touches on issues…

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TEI 2020 – Call for Studio/Workshop paper submissions

Studio and Workshop chairs If you have any questions about the Studios or Workshops, please contact the S/W chairs. Bert Bongers, University of Technology Sydney Claudia Nunez-Pacheco, Universidad Austral de Chile Kenny Chow, Hong Kong Polytechnic University The Studio and Workshop Chairs can be contacted by e-mail at studio_chairs@tei.acm.org. https://tei.acm.org/2020/participate/studios-and-workshops/ Important dates Submission deadline October 5,…

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Luthiers del SXXI – Project collaboration

I was invited to participate as a collaborator and academic for this project called Luthiers del SXXI, as part of the component of the subject Creative Coding, held at the Institute of Informatics at the Universidad Austral de Chile. This project, led by Teodoro Danneman had as the main goal to empathise with the need…

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Yo Invento Los Ríos

Yo Invento Los Ríos es una iniciativa dirigida por Claire Evans-Serandour, profesora de ciencias e idiomas de la Universidad Austral de Chile. Esta iniciativa se basa en el formato de concurso de ferias científicas, en donde se invita a estudiantes de educación básica de diversos colegios rurales de la Región de Los Ríos idear artefactos…

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Resumen – Participación en el workshop More-than-human design: making and unmaking design beyond the human. Diseño UC

Workshop organizado por Martín Tironi, Matías Valderrama, Pablo Hermansen, y Renato Bernasconi de la Escuela de Diseño UC. Este workshop contó con la participación de Laura Forlano, profesora asociada del Institute of Design del Illinois Institute of Technology. Abajo incluyo un pequeño extracto- resumen de mi participación. (…) La diseñadora Claudia Nuñez Pacheco (U. Austral) presentó su…

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