Director: Dajuin Yao

Teachers: Li Zhenpeng, Shen Ligong, and Cui Luhai

Academic goals: Viewing the post-Internet virtual world as an essential part of reality, Open Media Lab aims to explore the openings of current art practices, and examine existing media possibilities from an expanded perspective, combining cutting-edge technologies with persistent humanistic concerns, broaching issues of artistic production and its social significations.

Main curricula: Interactive audio-visual performance (Max/MSP, Quartz Composer, etc.), online real-time 3D environments (Second Life, Minecraft, Unity), social media art, iPhone app art, sound art, mixed-media animation, algorithmic art, net art, digital publication, open media development, etc.