Medea – A Research Lab for Collaborative Media, Design, and Public Engagement
Medea: Collaborative Media,
Design and Public Engagement
Medea is a transdisciplinary research lab where researchers address societal challenges through experiments and interventions. The research focus is on media, design, and public engagement.
Medea affiliated researchers have academic backgrounds that span widely across the humanities, the social sciences, and technology. Academic disciplines include participatory design, interaction design, media & communication studies, media technology, urban studies, and human rights.
The research is often carried out in close collaboration with external stakeholders such as NGOs, the municipality, artists, and commercial actors.
The Digital Gothic. Rethinking ethics, media and monsters in a digital age
Recent years have seen a proliferation of online stories that...
Knowing From Somewhere: On Modes and Sites of Knowledge Production with Hacker Communities in the Field of Internet of Things
The post-doctoral project Knowing from Somewhere highlights the...
The Robot as a Technocultural Icon (RoboIcons)
The RoboIcons project examines a selection of robotic artworks a...
Performing Integration: Participatory Art & New Publics in Malmö
This study explores the role of participatory art spaces in...
Transitioning towards sustainable water and waste management
This project aims at advancing knowledge about transition labs,...