Associate Professor Selçuk Artut

IAS Open Programme: Ambiguous Standards Institute

Sabancı University

Dr Selçuk Artut has been a part of the ASI since 2018. ASI has collaborated with him in the 4th Istanbul Design Biennial (2018), Jerusalem Design Week (2019) and An Institute Within An Institute exhibition held in The Arts Institute of Chicago (2021). His work in the Institute was focused on but not limited to appropriate technology, interface design, user experience and interaction, and coding for design.

Selçuk Artut’s artistic research and production focus on theoretical and practical dimensions of human-technology relations. Artut’s artworks have been exhibited at Dystopie Sound Art Festival (Berlin, 2018), Moving Image NY (New York, 2015), Art13 London (London, 2013), ICA London (London, 2012), Art Hong Kong (Hong Kong, 2011), Istanbul Biennale (Istanbul, 2007), and received coverage at Artsy, Creative Applications, CoDesign, Visual Complexity, CNN GO. He holds a Ph.D. in Media and Communications from European Graduate School, Switzerland.

An author of six books and an editor of one, Artut is an Associate Professor at the Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design Program Sabanci University, Istanbul where he mainly teaches Sound and Interaction Courses. He has been releasing several albums as a member of a Post-Rock Avant-Garde music band Replikas since 1998. In 2016, Artut founded an audio-visual performance duo named RAW ( which produces works through creative coding and live-coding techniques.

IAS Research Seminar