Australian Centre of Virtual Art
Melinda is attending ISEA Istanbul as the Ambassador for The Australian Centre of Virtual Art (ACVA) which promotes, curates and creates contemporary art in virtual environments.
Dr Rackham has engaged with sculptural, distributed, emergent and responsive media artforms as an artist, curator and cultural producer for twenty-five years. She established ‐empyre‐, one of the worlds leading online critical media art theory forums; was the first Curator of Networked Media at the Australian Centre for Moving Image and a former Director of the Australian Network for Art and Technology.
Currently Partner Curator at the Royal Instution of Australia (RiAus) and Adjunct Professor at RMIT University, Dr. Rackham’s focus is curating and writing on the emerging art and cultures manifest across networked, responsive, and biological practices and their impact in our everyday lives.