John Bowers

john.bowers@ncl.ac.uk | Collaborator

John Bowers

2016

One Knob To Rule Them All: Reductionist Interfaces for Expansionist Research
Bowers J, Richards J, Shaw T, Frize J, Freeth B, Topley S, Spowage N, Jones S, Patel A, Li R, Edmondes W, New Interfaces For Musical Expression433-438
<em>Unfoldings: </em>Multiple Explorations of Sound and Space
Shaw T, Bowen S, Bowers J, New Interfaces For Musical Expression152-157
Many Makings: Entangling Publics, Participation and Things in a Complex Collaborative Context
Bowers J, Bowen S, Shaw T, ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems1246-1257
Many Makings: Entangling Publics, Participation and Things in a Complex Collaborative Context
Bowers J, Bowen S, Shaw T, 2016 ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 16)1246-1257
One Knob To Rule Them All: Reductionist Interfaces For Expansionist Research
Bowers J, Richards J, Shaw T, Frize J, Freeth B, Topley S, Spowage N, Jones S, Patel A, Rui L, Edmondes W, 16th International Conference on New Interfaces For Musical Expression (NIME 2016)
The value of designers' creative practice within complex collaborations
Bowen S, Durrant A, Nissen B, Bowers J, Wright P, Design Studies174-198

2015

Prototyping Heritage: Collections, Materials and Emerging Approaches to Engagement.
Arrigoni G, Schofield T, Shaw T, Bowers J, Proceedings of the 2nd Connected Communities Heritage Network Symposium1-13
Making Magic: Designing for Open Interactions in Museum Settings
Taylor R, Bowers J, Nissen B, Wood G, Chaudhry Q, Wright P, Bruce L, Glynn S, Mallinson H, Bearpark R, C&C '15 SIGCHI Conference on Creativity and Cognition313-322
Data-Things: Digital Fabrication Situated within Participatory Data Translation Activities
Nissen B, Bowers J, CHI '15 Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems2467-2476
<em>Fields</em>: An Exploration into the use of Mobile Devices as a Medium for Sound Diffusion
Shaw T, Piquemal S, Bowers J, New Interfaces For Musical Expression281-284
Public Making: Artistic Strategies for Working with Museum Collections, Technologies and Publics
Shaw T, Bowers J, International Symposium on Electronic Art
Exploring gesture sonification to support reflective craft practice
Smith T, Bowen S, Nissen B, Bowers J, Hook J, Verhoevan A, Wright P, Olivier P, CHI 2015 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems67-76
The Palimpsest Machine
Schofield T, Bowers J, 1

2014

Reappropriating Museum Collections: Performing Geology Specimens and Meterology Data as New Instruments for Musical Expression
Bowers J, Shaw T, New Interfaces For Musical Expression175-178
HCI: Human-computer improvisation
Bowers J, Taylor R, Hook J, Freeman D, Bramley C, Newell C, Proceedings of the 2014 companion publication on Designing interactive systems (DIS Companion '14)203-206
Volvelles, domes and wristbands: embedding digital fabrication within a visitor's trajectory of engagement
Nissen B, Bowers J, Wright P, Hook J, Newell C, DIS'14: 2014 conference on Designing interactive systems.825-834
Musical MESHWORKS: From networked performance to cultures of exchange
Freeth B, Bowers J, Hogg B, Proceedings of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems: Processes, Practices, Methods, and Techniques (DIS 14)219-228
Hybrid Resonant Assemblages: Rethinking Instruments, Touch and Performance in New Interfaces for Musical Expression
Bowers J, Haas A, NIME 2014: New Interfaces for Musical Expression.
Reappropriating Museum Collections: Performing Geology Specimens and Meterology Data as New Instruments for Musical Expression.
Bowers J, Shaw T, NIME 14: New Interfaces for Musical Expression.
"Which Brew are you Going to Choose?" An interactive 'Tea-Decider-er' in a Teahouse Shop Window
Taylor R, Bartindale T, Chaudhry Q, Heslop P, Wright P, Bowers J, Olivier P, Laval Virtual: 16th International Conferences and Exhibition of Virtual Technologies and Uses
Musical Meshworks: From Networked Performance to Cultures of Exchange
Freeth B, Bowers J, Hogg B, DIS 2014219-228

2013

Crafting interactive systems: learning from digital art practice
Taylor R, Schofield G, Hook J, Ladha K, Bowers J, Wright P, CHI EA 2013: Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems3223-3226

2012

The logic of annotated portfolios: communicating the value of 'research through design'
Bowers J, DIS 2012: Proceedings of the Designing Interactive Systems Conference68-77

2010

The prayer companion: openness and specificity, materiality and spirituality
Gaver W, Blythe M, Boucher A, Jarvis N, Bowers J, Wright P, CHI '10: The SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems2055-2064

Associated Projects

  • Stained glass
    Illuminations
    Shortly after Easter 2017 the medieval St Andrew’s Church in Heckington, Lincolnshire witnessed an immersive world of art, sound and history. A collection of artworks and performances used digital technologies to show the church’s past and its plac...
    August 30, 2011
  • Friends of Tynemouth Outdoor Pool
    This project investigated the appropriation of a Facebook page by a group of residents as site for discussion and where a campaign to save a derelict outdoor swimming pool developed. Through in-depth analysis of Facebook data, the project explores the ...
    August 30, 2011
 
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