Aesthetic Transactions

Pragmatist Philosophy through Art and Life

Thecla Schiphorst, researcher, artist

 Thecla Schiphorst                                                                                      Thecla Schiphorst's Website
Born in Toronto, Canada.                                                                           About Tendrils
Lives and works in Surrey, Canada.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

1998: Cartographie du corps, Centre Culturel Canadien, Paris, France

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2010: Colorito: An Interactive Renaissance of Color, Palazzo Medici-Riccardi, Florence, Italy

2010: Code Live 2010, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver, Canada

2007: interact or die, Dutch Electronic Arts Festival DEAF07, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

2006: Can We Fall in Love with a Machine?, Wood Street Galleries, Pittsburgh, USA

2005: Emerging Technologies and Art Gallery Exhibition, Siggraph 2005, Los Angeles, USA

2004: Ciberarts Festival, Whitney Museum, Bilboa, Spain

2003: DEAF03: Data Knitting, Dutch Electronic Arts Festival, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

1999: Body Mechanique: Artistic Explorations of Digital Realms, Wexner Centre for the Arts, Columbus, USA,

1996: Ars Electronica, Memesis: The Future of Evolution, Prix Ars Electronica Exhibition, Linz, Austria


 Selected Publications:

Schiphorst, T. “tendrils: Exploring the Poetics of Collective Touch in Wearable Art.” TEI11: Proceedings of the 27th International Conference, extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, New York: ACM Press, 2011: 2427-2438.

Schiphorst, T., J. Seo, and N. Jaffe. “Exploring Touch and Breath in Networked Wearable Installation Design.” MM10: Proceedings of the International Conference on Multimedia, extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, New York: ACM Press, 2010: 1399-1400.

Schiphorst, T. “Soft(n): Towards a Somaesthetics of Tactile Interaction.” Proceeding of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI). Boston: ACM Press, 2009: 2427-2438