Institute for Art, Music, Design and Science
We create synergies.
The Syn Institute for Art, Music, Design and Science is a forward-looking hub of inter- and transdisciplinary research and development. As an incubator of innovative research, Syn forges new synergistic effects and pioneers exciting perspectives.
The Syn Institute is committed to nurturing innovation in the fields of art, music, design, technology and science. The Institute seeks to strengthen the role of interdisciplinary discourse and transdisciplinary research at the University of the Arts by building bridges between technology-based processes and the discourses of economics, history and aesthetics, and by involving students in project-focussed research practice.
Areas of research:
Materials and technology
Information and communication
Technology and aesthetics
Presentation and context
Cultural and social space
Knowledge formation and mediation
Local research and development