Research Team
Research Team

Mariana Tilly

Research Assistant

Mariana Tilly is a Portuguese artist and researcher based in Basel. She holds a BFA in Painting from the Fine-Arts University of Lisbon and an MA from Institut Kunst FHNW. She is currently a PhD candidate at the MAKE/SENSE program of the FHNW Academy of Art and Design and Kunstuniversität Linz, working on the subjects of decolonising processes and migration flows as consequences of geopolitical trauma (PALOP, Portugal, Switzerland) and the impact of visual representation in histories of neglect.

Extended Ecologies Production Lab

Production phase of the Extended Ecologies programme hosted by Medrar Cairo, resulting in an exhibition of critical XR projects developed by participating artists and the release of a project publication.

Extended Ecologies Research Labs

In two research labs in February, selected participants and guests explore how virtual and real spaces can co-influence and co-create one another.

Extended Ecologies – Phase One: Research Labs

Open call for artists and researchers from Egypt and Switzerland to explore and reflect the possibilities of extended reality (XR) technologies through the lenses of ‘ecologies’ and ‘migrations’.

Deadline extended until 30 November.

Teaching Artistic Strategies

Four-day symposium on research and pedagogy in the context of art and design institutions (23–26 May 2022).