RESEARCH PARTNERS

 
Ashkal Alwan  , the Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts, is a non-profit organization based in Beirut. Embedded in Lebanon and the Arab region, it is committed to facilitating artistic production in a way that fosters critical thinking around contemporary discourses and realities that create communities of empowered and engaged individuals.

Ashkal Alwan, the Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts, is a non-profit organization based in Beirut. Embedded in Lebanon and the Arab region, it is committed to facilitating artistic production in a way that fosters critical thinking around contemporary discourses and realities that create communities of empowered and engaged individuals.

 
Kër Thiossane     - based in Dakar, Senegal - is a venue for research, residence, creation and training, that encourages the integration of new technologies and traditional artistic and creative practices. By seeking to support the mixing of these disciplines, their focus is to establish a South-South perspective through setting up projects of international cooperation and without the intervention from Western countries.

Kër Thiossane - based in Dakar, Senegal - is a venue for research, residence, creation and training, that encourages the integration of new technologies and traditional artistic and creative practices. By seeking to support the mixing of these disciplines, their focus is to establish a South-South perspective through setting up projects of international cooperation and without the intervention from Western countries.

 
Electric South   is a non-profit organization based in Cape Town, South Africa, which believes that new technologies must be used to open up spaces for original voices and underrepresented narratives. Through its projects Electric South aims to ensure that African storytellers and artists that use emerging technologies as a medium play an important role in the narratives being developed from within a contemporary African context.

Electric South is a non-profit organization based in Cape Town, South Africa, which believes that new technologies must be used to open up spaces for original voices and underrepresented narratives. Through its projects Electric South aims to ensure that African storytellers and artists that use emerging technologies as a medium play an important role in the narratives being developed from within a contemporary African context.

 
ArtEZ   is one of the major art schools in the Netherlands, providing a coherent range of preparatory programmes, Bachelor’s and Master’s courses in visual art, architecture, fashion, design, music, theatre, creative writing, dance and art education.

ArtEZ is one of the major art schools in the Netherlands, providing a coherent range of preparatory programmes, Bachelor’s and Master’s courses in visual art, architecture, fashion, design, music, theatre, creative writing, dance and art education.

 
Global Media Technologies and Cultures Lab   is a new space for collaborative research at MIT that explores the use of media technologies in diverse international contexts, linking media usage to issues of geopolitics, surveillance, the environment, social justice, and art.

Global Media Technologies and Cultures Lab is a new space for collaborative research at MIT that explores the use of media technologies in diverse international contexts, linking media usage to issues of geopolitics, surveillance, the environment, social justice, and art.

 
Located in Seattle, Washington, the     New Center for Research & Practice     is an international, non-profit, higher education institute in the Arts, Humanities, and Sciences. It offers graduate & professional-development level certificate programs, workshops, seminars, exhibitions, residencies, and conferences addressing a wide range of disciplines.

Located in Seattle, Washington, the New Center for Research & Practice is an international, non-profit, higher education institute in the Arts, Humanities, and Sciences. It offers graduate & professional-development level certificate programs, workshops, seminars, exhibitions, residencies, and conferences addressing a wide range of disciplines.

 
One of the first contemporary arts institutions in Dubai,   Jameel Arts Centre   presents curated solo and group exhibitions, drawn both from the Jameel Art Collection and through regional and international collaborations.

One of the first contemporary arts institutions in Dubai, Jameel Arts Centre presents curated solo and group exhibitions, drawn both from the Jameel Art Collection and through regional and international collaborations.

 
Chronus Art Center   is China’s first nonprofit art organization. It is dedicated to the presentation, research, creation and scholarship of media art that brings awareness of the impending post-human reality and the resulting social and political implications, by accentuating the dynamic synergy of art and science as a response to the challenges and opportunities that contemporary media society has given rise to.

Chronus Art Center is China’s first nonprofit art organization. It is dedicated to the presentation, research, creation and scholarship of media art that brings awareness of the impending post-human reality and the resulting social and political implications, by accentuating the dynamic synergy of art and science as a response to the challenges and opportunities that contemporary media society has given rise to.

From its modest beginnings in 1997 as an annual workshop,   Khoj   has established itself as a non-profit, contemporary arts organization based in Delhi, India, which provides a financial, physical and intellectual space for artists through its various programs. It plays a central role in the development of experimental, interdisciplinary, and critical contemporary art practice in India by constantly challenging established perspectives on art.

From its modest beginnings in 1997 as an annual workshop, Khoj has established itself as a non-profit, contemporary arts organization based in Delhi, India, which provides a financial, physical and intellectual space for artists through its various programs. It plays a central role in the development of experimental, interdisciplinary, and critical contemporary art practice in India by constantly challenging established perspectives on art.

 
Through its activities   Het Nieuwe Instituut   - based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands - aims to increase the appreciation of the cultural and social significance of architecture, design and digital culture and to strengthen the interaction between these disciplines.

Through its activities Het Nieuwe Instituut - based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands - aims to increase the appreciation of the cultural and social significance of architecture, design and digital culture and to strengthen the interaction between these disciplines.

Strelka   is a non-governmental institution founded in Moscow, Russia, to change the cultural and physical landscapes of cities. The New Normal, a three year initiative started in 2016, is a multidisciplinary postgraduate programme at Strelka which focuses on research and design for the city, and explores the opportunities and challenges posed by emerging technologies for interdisciplinary design practices.

Strelka is a non-governmental institution founded in Moscow, Russia, to change the cultural and physical landscapes of cities. The New Normal, a three year initiative started in 2016, is a multidisciplinary postgraduate programme at Strelka which focuses on research and design for the city, and explores the opportunities and challenges posed by emerging technologies for interdisciplinary design practices.

 
The   Centre Pompidou  , designed by Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers, is home to the National Museum of Modern Art and is internationally renowned for its 20th and 21st century art collections. In addition to its permanent collections, internationally renowned exhibitions are organized every year on the top floor.

The Centre Pompidou, designed by Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers, is home to the National Museum of Modern Art and is internationally renowned for its 20th and 21st century art collections. In addition to its permanent collections, internationally renowned exhibitions are organized every year on the top floor.