Dieter Vandoren (°1981, Belgium) is a media artist, performer and developer. His work balances on the edge of creative arts and scientific research & development. Drawing from his diverse backgrounds in music, informatics and interactive architecture, he is currently occupied with the development and performance of spatial, immersive audiovisual instruments with a strong focus on the embodied aspect of performance.
He is a guest tutor and researcher at the Hyperbody and StudioLab groups at the Delft University of Technology (faculties of architecture and industrial design, respectively) and directs cultural centre De Fabriek Rotterdam. He previously worked as developer and researcher at design office ONL[Oosterhuis_Lenard] and research group Hyperbody, both led by prof. Kas Oosterhuis.
He holds a master degree in ArtScience (Royal Academy of Art The Hague) and bachelor in Digital Communication (University of Applied Sciences Utrecht).
His solo works have been featured at TodaysArt, STRP, Glow Eindhoven, STEIM, NIMk and others.
Dieter currently resides in Rotterdam, NL.
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