Theory

Interaction models and taxonomies

(to be developed with more references and notes) Diefenbach, S., Lenz, E. & Hassenzahl, M., 2013. An Interaction Vocabulary. Describing the How of Interaction. In CHI ’13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. CHI EA ’13.... Read More


Sonic Interaction Design (SID) and related concepts

Sonic Interaction Design (SID) is one of several concepts related to sonification of data or interaction. SID “explores ways in which sound can be used to convey information, meaning and aesthetic and emotional qualities in interactive context... Read More


“Classic” artistic models of sound visualisation

In his book Analysing Musical Multimedia, Nicholas Cook reviews "classic" artistic models of sound and music visualisation, by: Kandinsky, Messianen, Skriabin, Schoenberg, Eisenstein, Eisler, adding his own model. Cook, N., 2000. Analysing ... Read More


Back to the “classics” of interaction design

For developing AVUI, it is useful to go back to some "classics" of interaction design: Buxton, B., 2007. Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design, San Francisco: Morgan Kaufmann. Gaver, W.W., 1991. Technology Affo... Read More


An analytical framework for facilitating interactivity

From: Her, J.-J., 2013. An analytical framework for facilitating interactivity between participants and interactive artwork: case studies in MRT stations. Digital Creativity, 0(0), pp.1–13. Analytical framework containing five engaging char... Read More


Research proposal – literature review on HCI and AV feedback

Audiovisual relationships have been explored in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) to enhance the user experience and usability, and facilitate content generation. Among the application fields for this exploration, focusing on sound visualization:... Read More


Doctoral thesis – Contextualization: sound, image and interaction

Reviewing the contextualization section of my doctoral thesis (PDF available here): 2.1 Historical context and main influences in audiovisual art 42 2.2 Related concepts 48 2.2.1 Visual music and audiovisual 48 2.2.2 VJing 48 2.2.3 Synesthesia 50 2.... Read More