IEEE VIS Art Exhibition VISAP’15

Data Improvisations
VISAP’15, the IEEE VIS Arts Program Exhibition

Exhibition – October 19 – 30
Opening – October 27, 7-9 pm
LeRoy Neiman Center, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
37 S Wabash Ave.
Chicago, Illinois

Please join us for the Art Exhibition Opening on October 27th 7-9pm
at the LeRoy Neiman Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 37 S. Wabash St. The Exhibition is free and open to the public.

Data Improvisations showcases projects at the intersection of new media arts and data visualization. Twelve featured artists explore new ways of perceiving and interacting with complex data and examine the accelerating quantification of contemporary life.

Featured artists: Donna Cox, Eduardo Kac, Daniel Sandin, Jo Wood, Rebecca Ruige Xu & Sean Hongsheng Zhai, Emilio Vavarella, Benedikt Gross & Joey Lee, Scott Kildall, Ben Ridgway, Kevin Badni, Haru Ji & Graham Wakefield, and Charlie Roberts.

Data Improvisations is organized by Angus Forbes, Daria Tsoupikova, and Fanny Chevalier, with support from IEEE VIS 2015, the University of Illinois at Chicago, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Shapiro Center for Research and Collaboration.

Other Art events during the exhibition include the art panel, art paper presentations, performances and artist talks. The full schedule of the events is available on the VISAP’15 website:


The IEEE VIS 2015 Arts Program, or VISAP’15, showcases innovative artwork and research that explores the exciting and increasingly prominent intersections between art and visualization. Through a dedicated papers track and an exhibition that run concurrently with the IEEE 2015 VIS conference, the Arts Program aims to foster new thinking, discussion, and collaboration between artists, designers, technologists, visualization scientists, and others working at the intersection of these fields.