The University of Massachusetts Lowell Department of Art & Design is honored to announce that it will host the 16 th edition of the 404 International Festival of Art & Technology in 2019. The 404 International Festival of Art & Technology unites art with technology in an environment where artists can engage with community. The organizers are working to make artists and artwork accessible to the public in a variety of ways, including inviting classes from local schools to tour the exhibit and meet the artists. Works featured include a robot that reads the Twitter feed, a virtual reality tour of a unique Chinese monastery, electronic music compositions, a video mirror, and computationally created images.
Featured artists include curator & founder Gina Valenti, Alejandro Burdisio, Caitlin & Misha, Ramón Castillo, Jean-Philippe Côté, Matt Kenyon, Hyun Ju Kim, Anne Lilly, Lin Pey Chwen, Hye Yeon Nam, Jessica Rosenkrantz, Wenhua Shi, Mark J. Stock, and Jeffu Warmouth.