In addition to her new seat on the Jyllands-Posten Foundation board, Anja Bechmann is research director of DATALAB – Center for Digital Social Research, associate professor in media studies and a Jens Christian Skou Fellow at the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies at Aarhus University.

2018.05.28 | Arts, Medievidenskab og Journalistik

IT expert with humanities background elected to Jyllands-Posten Foundation board

Anja Bechmann, associate professor in media studies, has been elected to the Jyllands-Posten Foundation board. She presents her view on why Denmark’s largest media company needs her profile, and why board work is important.

Winnie Soon (Foto: Claus Sjödin -

2018.05.14 | Awards, Afd. for Digital Design og Informationsvidenskab, Arts

Winnie Soon receives PhD prize

On 30 May 2018 Winnie Soon will receive the Aarhus University Research Foundation PhD Award for her project ‘Executing Liveness – An examination of the live dimension of code interactions in software (art) practice’.

2017.11.03 | Afd. for Digital Design og Informationsvidenskab

Plant a Light in the dusk of autumn

This autumn, the Tropical Dome of Aarhus Botanical Garden’s Greenhouses will light up in an interactive spectacle. The installation is developed and produced by CAVI, TEKNE, CIBIS, the School of Communication and Culture, AU, in collaboration with the Greenhouses, Science and Technology, AU, and the design agency Kollision.


Tue 23 Oct
16:30-15:00 | Aarhus University
AIAS/CISA Conference: Politics and Narrative in Ireland's Decade of Commemorations
Tue 23 Oct
18:30-20:00 | Aarhus University, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B (Buildings 1630-1632) and Nordre Ringgade 1 (Building 1413, "Vandrehallen")
Voices & Votes – Women’s Place in Parliament exhibition
Centre for Irish Studies and AIAS collaboration
Tue 30 Oct
16:00-18:00 | Kunsthal Aarhus, J. M. Mørks Gade 13, 8000 Aarhus
Screen Shots with Gareth Damian Martin: Possible Spaces
The talks are funded by Humans and IT Research Centre and Digital Aesthetics Research Centre at the Aarhus University.
Wed 31 Oct
18:30-21:30 | Nobelparken, building 1481, room 366
Irish film series - 'Troubles Cinema': Bloody Sunday
CISA Autumn Irish Film Series: 'Troubles Cinema', with companion lecture by Sara Dybris McQuaid
Wed 31 Oct
19:00-21:00 | Kunsthal Aarhus, J.M. Mørks Gade 13, 8000 Aarhus C
How We Curate: Talk Series on Curating
Anders Gaardboe Jensen, who is Director of Holstebro Art Museum, and Magnus Kaslov, who is curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Roskilde, will talk about collections and contemporariness as part of the talk series How We Curate at Kunsthal Aarhus