Pedro Jorge Agostinho Alves da Veiga

Pedro Alves da Veiga is a Portuguese transdisciplinary artist and researcher. He holds a degree in Computer Science (Nova University of Lisbon), a Post-graduation in Advanced Studies of Digital Media Art (Aberta University) and a PhD in Digital Media Art (Aberta University and University of Algarve). He currently is an invited Professor at the Aberta University, in Lisbon, Subdirector of the PhD programme in Digital Media Art, following a two decade business career in web-design and information systems, including the launch and sale of two IT companies. He is a member of CIAC's Scientific Council (Research Center for Arts and Communication), a collaborator of ID+ research centre. He develops his academic interests around arts-based research on creative programming, mixed media assemblage, multimedia generative systems, and theoretical work on artivism, the impacts of the experience, attention and ubiquity economies in art ecosystems. His artworks have been exhibited in Portugal, Spain, the Netherlands, Romania, Russia, China, Thailand and the USA.

Current positions

  • Professor Auxiliar Convidado Universidade Aberta

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