Kieran Nolan

Recent + Upcoming Exhibitions / Publications / Talks / Happenings:

IEEE Games, Entertainment and Media Conference (GEM) 2018, National University of Ireland, Galway
[ Presentation / Paper: Bridging Authenticity and Virtualisation in Arcade Videogame Interaction ] – 08/2018

DiGRA / Digital Games Research Association Conference 2018,
University of Turin

[ Presentation / Paper: The Human Machine Art Interface: Arcade Port Aesthetics and Production Practices ] – 07/2018

Game Studies Seminar, Centre for Computer Games Research,
IT University of Copenhagen

[ Research Presentation: Arcade Videogame Platform Art, Materiality, and Preservation Tactics ] – 11/2017

Video Game Art Reader, Video Game Art Gallery, Chicago
[ Journal Article: Arcade Operator, an Art Game Experiment about Arcade Repair ] – 11/2017

CHI Play 2017, Pakhuis de Zwijger and Mediamatic, Amsterdam
[ Presentation / Paper: Indie Game and New Media Exhibitions as Interface Layers ] – 10/2017

CEEGS / Central and Eastern European Game Studies Conference 2017, Univerzita sv. Cyrila a Metoda, Trnava
[ Conference Talk: Copyright Circumventions, Gameplay Modifications, and Platform Augmentations of Classic Coin-Operated Video Games] – 09/2017

ISSTA 2017 / International Festival and Conference on Sound in the Arts, Science and Technology, Dundalk
[ Co-Chair: Sound Art / Installations ] – 09/2017

2017 President’s Awards for Research Excellence,
Dundalk Institute of Technology

[ Early Career Researcher (Creative Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences) ]
– 05/2017

CEEGS / Central and Eastern European Game Studies Conference 2016, Centre for the Meeting of Cultures, Lublin
[ Arcade Video Game Conversion Processes and Aesthetics, Workshop Paper ] – 10/2016

DiGRA and FDG 2016 Conference, University of Abertay, Dundee
[ Doctoral Consortium Presentation ] –  08/2016

The State of Play 2016, Dublin Institute of Technology
[ Talk on Indie Games as Art Research ] –  8/06/2016

Playing The Game, IED Istituto Europeo di Design, Milan
[ Research Talk: Arcade Videogame Art ] –  27/05/2016

ISEA / International Symposium on Electronic Art 2016 香港 Cultural R>evolution, Hong Kong
[ Juried Exhibition ] – HK Polytechnic University, 16-23/05/2016
[ Paper Presentation ] – City University of Hong Kong, 19/05/2016

Tangible Data, Explorations in Data Physicalization, TEI’16, Eindhoven
[ Workshop Co-Organiser, with Trevor Hogan, Eva Hornecker, Simon Stusak, Yvonne Jansen, Jason Alexander, Andrew Vande Moere, and Uta Hinrichs ] – 02/2016

Picteilín Creative Media and Games Studies Conference, Dundalk Institute of Technology
[ Co-Organiser ] – 01/2016

Game on! El arte en juego, San Martín Cultural Center, Buenos Aires
[ Art Game Festival, Official Selection ] – 11/2015

Research Leaders Seminar Series, Dundalk Institute of Technology
[ Presentation: Video Games as Self-Reflexive New Media Research Artefacts ] – 10/2015

Out Of Index 2015 offline showcase, Google Campus Seoul
[ Experimental Game Festival, Official Selection ] – 07/2015

Materiality, University Gallery, NUI Galway
[ Group Exhibition ] – 05/2015 to 06/2015

The Blank Arcade, DiGRA Conference, Lunebürg
[ Group Exhibition, Panel Talk Participant ] – 05/2015

Art.CHI 2015, ACM SIGCHI 2015, Seoul
[ Group Exhibition ] – 04/2015

DICE 2015, Letterkenny Institute of Technology
[ Invited Speaker ] – 04/2015

Built to Play, Toronto
[ Radio Interview – Episode 55: Interface The Machine ] – 03/2015

To Utility and Beyond. Interface Experiments in New Media and Game Art, Vector 2015, Toronto
[ Panel Talk Participant ] – 02/2015

[ Group Exhibition ] – 02/2015 to 03/2015

Creative Interface Design, Pulse – Your Creative Future, Cavan Institute
[ Workshop + Panel Talk Host ] – 11/2014

Picteilín Creative Media and Games Studies Conference, Dundalk Institute of Technology
[ Co-Organiser ] – 11/2014

Every Day is Play
[ Videogame Art Book, Featured Artist ] – 10/2014

EGX 2014 Leftfield Collection, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, London
[ Videogame Trade Show, Group Exhibition ] – 09/2014

My Famicase Exhibition 2014, METEOR, Tokyo
[ Group Exhibition ] – 05/2014

A MAZE. 3rd International Independent Video Games Festival, Berlin
[ Group Exhibition, Awards Finalist ] – 04/2014

MAKE, CIT Crawford School of Art & Design, Cork
[ Invited Speaker ] – 03/2014

Post Digital Research Newspaper, Digital Aesthetics Research Center, Aarhus University w/ Transmediale, Berlin
[ Peer-Reviewed Newspaper ] – 02/2014

Post Digital Research, Transmediale, Berlin
[ Panel Talk Participant ] – 02/2014

The Imaginary App, Artisphere, VA
[ Group Exhibition ] – until 02/2014