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Planetary Collegium


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Planetary Collegium


Researchers in this area:

Professor Roy Ascott
Dr Elif Ayiter
Professor Pier Luigi Capucci
Jane Grant
Katerina Karoussos
Professor Christina Ljungberg
Dr Francesco Monico
Professor Giorgos Papakonstantinou
Professor Mike Phillips
Professor Jill Scott
Dr Rene Stettler

Planetary Collegium

Director: Professor Roy Ascott 

Within a transcultural, transdisciplinary perspective, the Planetary Collegium is concerned with the advancement of emergent forms of art and architecture, in the context of telematic, interactive and technoetic media, and their integration with science, technology, and consciousness research. The Collegium's hub (CAiiA-Hub) is located in the School of Art, Design and Architecture, with nodes in Trento, Lucerne and Shanghai. Since its inception, over 80 doctoral candidates have graduated from the programme with the Plymouth University PhD.

  • DeTao-Node Shanghai, China. DeTao Masters Academy in Shanghai.
    Director: Roy Ascott
  • NGL-Node Lucerne, Switerland, Lucerne, Switzerland. NGL - SAA Neue Galerie Luzern - Swiss Academic Association.
    Director: Rene Stettler
  • T-Node Trento, Italy. Fondazione Ahref.
    Director: Francesco Monico

Visiting artists and post doctoral researchers are also in residence from time to time. Honorary Members (New Knowledge Advisory Board):

For further information visit the Planetary Collegium at Wikipedia.

Further Information:

Please contact Professor Roy Ascott
or for business enquiries visit Enterprise Solutions

Research opportunities in this area:

Most groups provide research opportunities (including MPhil/PhD where available). Please get in touch with the contacts named above for further information.