Media Technology MSc

Study trip to the Ars Electronica Festival in Austria

This year also, as part of their curriculum all new students go on a study trip to the Ars Electronica Festival in Linz, Austria. This annual trip is co-organized with the ArtScience program of the Royal Academy of Arts in Den Haag. Staff of both programs will join the students.

Ars Electronica Center at night

Other students and alumni are invited to join us, if availability so permits. Should you be interested, then inquire about the possibility via mediatechnology@leiden.edu.

Ars Electronica Festival

Since 1979 Ars Electronica has been the world's most outstanding forum of electronic art. State-of-the-art works of hundreds of artists from dozens of countries are presented in a festival that consists of exhibitions, demonstrations, performances, lectures, conferences, films, outside events, meetings and parties of all kinds.

Ars Electronica Festival 2019 bannerOut of the Box

This year, Ars Electronica celebrates its 40th anniversary and as always turns its gaze forward, in an artistic and scientific survey of digital reality, its future prospects and our options for action.

In keeping with the 2019 festival theme “Out of the Box – the Midlife Crisis of the Digital Revolution,” the festival embarks on an expedition to artistically and scientifically survey our modern world and its techno-economic influences, its future prospects and our options for action

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5 September - 10 September 2019