Karin Hansson
Doctoral Student
Karin Hansson


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PhD Student in Computer & Systems Sciences with specialization in Fine Arts in digital media (DSV Stockholm University & Royal University College of Fine Arts)

In my thesis work two art projects is organized in order to discuss and develop the field of ICT and democracy: A project that uses the art world as a model in the development of a web-based communication systems, and a thematic exhibition on the theme "Perceptions of Democracy" . The aim is to design a digitally mediated decision systems that take better account of the informal hierarchies of the network. The work is also an exploration of Fine Art as a qualitative research method.

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Teaching at KKH:

The project: Artistic research & development work 4,5 hp
Liberating Artistic Practices 7,5 hp


Institute of Art & Design, University of Tsukuba, Japan 1994 – 1995.
Royal College of Fine Art in Stockholm, 1988 – 1994.
College of Art, Craft & Design, Stockholm 1986 – 1988.

Current position

Senior Lecturer in Media Arts at the Institution for Communication and Information, Skövde University.

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