Philippe Pasquier

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After studying computer science and cognitive sciences in Europe (France and Belgium), Philippe Pasquier completed his Ph.D. in the field of artificial intelligence at Laval University (Québec, Canada). He has then been working as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Information Systems at the University of Melbourne (Australia). Since January 2008, he is an assistant professor in the School of Interactive Arts and Technology (SIAT) of Simon Fraser University's Faculty of Applied Sciences (Vancouver, Canada). There, he is conducting both a scientific and an artistic research agenda. In his artistic practice, dominated by sonic arts, he is interested in studying and exploiting the various relationships and synergies between art, science and technology. In the last ten years, he has been acting as a performer, director, composer, musician, producer and educator in many different contexts. He is also an active member and administrator of several artistic collectives and company (Robonom, Phylm, Miji), art centers (Avatar, Bus Gallery) and artistic organizations (P: Media art, Machines) in Europe, Canada and Australia.