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FEB 2004

• 1 special workshop happened in January:
A behind the scenes tour of the Science Museum's interactive exhibitions with Joe Cutting, Ken Chan and Joanne Saull.

• On Friday 5th of December, ixi software lead a workshop on interactivity and sound.

• Eleanor Toye, Mark Stringer and Jennifer Rode, researchers at the University of Cambridge, came to the HRC to present a workshop on iterative design of tangible user interfaces.

Oct 2003

Roya Jakoby gave a lecture on Friday the 24th October at the HRC, called "we do digital - a survey of advanced digital aesthetics."

Sept 2003

•Simon Schaffer's article OK Computer was published for the first time in English, on this site.

Aug 2003

Dr Tom Corby has now joined the HRC. He is an internationally-acclaimed software artist and will be teaching Director and Lingo on the course.

Rachel Collinson of rechord is now module leader for the software design and interactive media design modules. Constantly growing information about these modules can be found on the Hyperwiki, the course's online community site.

May 2003

•The 7 year retrospective of the HRC was shown at the ICA on Tuesday the 13th May, in conjunction with Cybersalon.


A selection of work by students and alumni from the MA in Hypermedia Studies, University of Westminster, was shown in the ICA Theatre after the Cybersalon discussion. This included entries for the Levi's® Digital Art Prize 2003: a new annual competition aimed at digital media students in European universities. This year the focus of inspiration is the 130th birthday of the blue jean, a.k.a. Levi's® 501® jeans.

April 2003

Ilze Black and Alexei Blinov gave a lecture on Wi-Fi, Wireless technologies and networks at the HRC on the 2nd of April.

Feb 2003

•A Wiki is an online system allowing users to build, add and edit a site in an easy and organic way.
There is a new Hypermedia degree Wiki. Check it out and get involved here

Rachel Collinson joins the HRC as the new module leader of the Virtual Communities module.

Epaminondas Cambanis Keith Whittle Andry Ratovondrahona Umaporn Richardson-Saema Mark Gatehouse
Javier Onate Zamiha Manji Irene Florou Umaporn Richardson-Saema Umaporn Richardson-Saema
Mark Smith Yami Trequesser Ricardo Amaral Svetislav Bankerovic Larisa Blazic
Arthi Amaran Chris Kakatsakis Samantha McKellar Christopher Aylott
Edward Cookson Joanna Griffin Matt Knight Julie Roebuck
Haro Lee Mayudia Mothar Sacha Davidson Tony Momoh Tony Momoh
Lizzie O'Grady Andrew Purdy Joan Smith Graham Fudger Tony Momoh