João Martinho Moura (jmartinho.net), a researcher and media artist born in Portugal. His interests are focused in digital art, intelligent interfaces, digital music and computational aesthetics. João has a special interest in body driven digital interactive artifacts.
Invited assistant professor at the Master Program in Technology and Digital Arts, at University of Minho, Portugal, teaching Programing for Digital Arts.
In 2013 João Martinho Moura received the National Multimedia Award - Art & Culture, from APMP Multimedia Association in Portugal.
João Martinho Moura has presented his work and research in a variety of conferences related to the arts and technology, including the International Festival for the Post-Digital Creation Culture OFFF (2008); World Congress on Communication and Arts (2010); SHiFT - Social and Human Ideas for Technology (2009); International Symposium on Computational Aesthetics in Graphics, Visualization, and Imaging CAe (2008); ARTECH (2008); ARTECH (2010); Computer Interaction (2009); ZON Digital Games (2007); International Creative Arts Fair (2008); ZON Multimédia Premium (2008); Le Corps Numérique - Centre Culturel Saint-Exupéry (2011); Semibreve Award (2012); TEI International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (2011); Guimarães European Capital of Culture 2012; Bodycontrolled Series LEAP - Lab for Electronic Arts and Performance Berlin (2012); Futureplaces (2012); Ars Electronica Animation Festival (2012); SLSA Conference - Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts (2013), xCoAx - Computation Communication Aesthetics and X (2013). His work has been presented in a variety of places in Portugal, Italy, USA, Brazil, UK, France, Hong Kong, Belgium, Germany, Israel, Spain and Austria.
João Martinho Moura is conducting his research at engageLab, a laboratory at the intersection of arts and technology established by two research centres at University of Minho, the Centre for Communication and Society Studies and the Centre Algoritmi.