The Media Architecture Institute is presenting the six winning projects from the inaugural Media Architecture Awards, as well as a selection of outstanding projects from the book New Media Facades, as part of the Media Facade Exhibition 2013 at Customs House, Sydney.
Presenting media facade showcases through large light posters and moving images the exhibition will be on until the 1st of July. It has been curated by M. Hank Haeusler and Martin Tomitsch and is presented by the Media Architecture Institute and Customs House in collaboration with ISEA and Vivid Sydney.
Dr M. Hank Haeusler is senior lecturer in the School of Architecture at the University of New South Wales, Sydney. Haeusler is known as a researcher, educator, entrepreneur and designer in media architecture, digital technology, interaction design and ubiquitous computing. He has written four books, several book chapters and conference papers.
Dr Martin Tomitsch is a lecturer in the Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning at the University of Sydney and a researcher in the Design Lab, an interdisciplinary group that spans a range of fields from interaction design and electronic arts to computer science and social science.
Based in Vienna/Austria and in Sydney/Australia, the Media Architecture Institute is a non-profit research organisation that operates at the interface of architecture, urbanism and digital media, linking industry, education and academia.
by Wolfgang Leeb