MA Tomi Dufva will defence his dissertation Art education in the post-digital era: Experiential construction of knowledge through creative coding
Opponent: PhD Aaron Knochel, Pennsylvania State University
Custos: prof. Helena Sederholm, Aalto University Department of Art
Dufva’s dissertation examines the questions and problematics of code and digitality brought forward by the post-digital era. In particular, it focuses on the role and the means art education has in awakening a critical understanding of the digital constructs in our society. Moreover, this dissertation proposes creative coding as an art educational method to gain a first-hand comprehension of digitality.