AKI Academy of Art and Design, ArtEZ University of theArts
Dr. Marc Boumeester focuses in his researchon the liaison between perception, social-architectural conditions and theaffective capacities of media and objects, with a distinct preference for theexploration of the exteriority of relations, coming to the heuristics of anaffordance philosophy. He writes, lectures, develops and teaches in a specificinternational array of educational institutions and research networks.
Initially Marc Boumeester worked forvarious major television- and film-producing companies and realized over sixtyproducts, ranging from commercials to feature films. Gradually he combined hisaffection for architecture and the arts with his knowledge of instable mediaand became involved in education in these fields. Currently he is dedicated tohis research and to the development of art and design departments.
Previously Boumeester has been working as aresearcher at the Delft University of Technology and he instituted the Interactive/Media /Design department at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague. Currently he is the director of AKI Academy of Art and Design, ArtEZ University of theArts. Boumeester holds a doctoral degree from Leiden University and hepublishes in the fields of media-philosophy and art-theory. His latestpublications include the monograph “The Desire of the Medium”