Research

Follow my profile on on Academia https://shu.academia.edu/ChristopherWatson

A large portion of my research practice is Research through art design, Practice based Research, my interactive portfolio of work is available for download from Dropbox (please forgive the file size, has embedded video’s of work explored):

https://www.dropbox.com/s/87d99o7ifef6dh0/Portfolio%20-%20Chris%20Watson%20-%20Apr%202015.pdf?dl=0)

 

April 2016 Presenting ‘The Nature Chamber – plug in your ear phones and listen to microcosmic sounds made by insects you place into the chamber’ at Electromagnetic Field Camp https://www.emfcamp.org/line-up/2016/external/283-the-nature-chamber-with-the-minusonic-board

 

February 2016 I co-authoredCooking up a Remix: Investigating the use of Max MSP graphical programming environment to develop a new software design’, a follow up paper to the presentation given at Making Futures published in Making Futures Journal Volume IV ISSN 2042-1664

http://makingfutures.plymouthart.ac.uk/media/75767/chris-watson.pdf

 

September 2015 I presented ‘Designing Software and Hardware to improve our health, cost and creativity in relation to food consumption

as a Workshop/Lecturer presentation based around my project Food Monitor, software made using MAX/msp, submitted to Making Futures international research conference 2015 at Plymouth College of Art

http://makingfutures.plymouthart.ac.uk/

 

 

October 2014 I presented ‘Using Social media for teaching and learning to develop visual literacies’ at Digital Teachnologies and Mobile Learning, University of Hull #hullmobilefutures2014

 

May 2014 – Completed revisions of a paper ‘An Exploration of Narratives through Augmented Space’ and submitted to UCD Research & Scholarship Journal. https://www.dropbox.com/s/jv2wkhi2g25qnsc/An%20Exploration%20of%20Narratives%20through%20Augmented%20Space%20by%20Chris%20Watson%20-%20March%202014-proofed-FINAL.docx?dl=0

 

August 2013 – Wrote a conference presentation proposal for Dresden ICA workshop Games and Mapping and was accepted. ‘Pervasive Electronomadic Gaming through Augmented Spacehttps://www.dropbox.com/s/ma96brxo3hurjf5/Pervasive%20Electronomadic%20Gaming%20through%20AS%20by%20Chris%20Watson.docx?dl=0

 

Sept 2013 – Collaborative performance accepted video submission of ‘Ambient’ to Narrating Place. Narrating Place is an international collaboration that emerged from a series of projects and events the curators have been involved in, notably the Narrative Cartography Workshop held at ETH Zurich in June 2012. The film was edited by Paul Ritchard.

http://narratingplace.info/?portfolio=christopher-watson

 

 

5th Sept 2012 Speaker at NeoCartography UCL, London

http://neocartography.icaci.org/2012/09/commision-workshop-at-ucl-slide-decks-reports-videos/

http://youtube.com/watch?v=ktiuTHLwtjg

 

11th June to 13th June2012 – ‘Hyperreality and Augmented Narrative Maps’. ICA Carto Narratives workshop at ETH, Zurich
http://cartonarratives.wordpress.com/projects/

 

2010 – 2012 I designed, devised, and networked with vast array of leading contemporary innovative artist/businesses to produce Visualisation Magazine

http://web.archive.org/web/20140101220221/http://visualisationmagazine.com/