Emiko Ogawa / Ars Electronica

Emiko is an artist and a curator. Currently she works at Ars Electronica, which is a cultural institute in Linz, Austria that is responsible for the Prix Ars Electronica, the world’s most time-honored media arts competition. She worked on the signage system and drawings for the renewal of the Ars Electronica Center in 2009, and since then she has worked on planning exhibitions for the Ars Electronica Center, the Ars Electronica Festival, and Ars Electronica Export. She creates installations and workshops that are ‘creative catalysts’ and invite audiences to participate. As an artist, she is in charge of creative direction, graphics and interaction design in the media artist group h.o(hdoto). Working to ‘sense the invisible’, they create experimental projects that foster communication and make revelations about society.