CNR 2012: Participants: Jana Horakova (CZE)
She is interested in artistic activities at the point of intersection between art-science-technology with special attention to the media-performance relationship and robotic art. She regularly publishes in Czech and foreign periodicals, books and conference proceedings. With Jozef Kelemen she won the best paper award at EMCSR 2004 (Vienna, Austria) in the History of science section. She has organized international symposiums Media-Performance (2005, 2007, 2011). Together with Barbara Buescher (Leipzig, Germany) she is co-editor of the Czech-German book Imaginary Spaces (2008). Her first monograph Robot jako Robot (Robot as Robot) was published in 2010. Recently she has become interested in media archeology and software studies, methodologies of new media art.
[image source: Jana Horáková]
[source: Vive Les Robots!]
Jana Horáková has written the book Robot Jako Robot which is about Karel Capek and Rossum's Universal Robots (RUR).
Karel Capek - Czech
The opening lecture of Cafe Neu Romance, Karel Capek - Czech Frankenstein by Jana Horakova, will be presented at the National Technical Library (NTK) at 7:30 pm on the 26. of November 2012.
National Technical Library