This proposal is a talk on the artistic mapping developed on Ecoarte group (www.ecoarte.info) in the last few years. The focus of these mappings is the sea that surrounds us and the way we perceive it. The mappings to be presented “Geographies of the Sea #Islands”, “Electrotravelgram Sensorium”, “Ma:res”, “Digital Narratives” – were developed using free software and hardware.
Karla Brunet is an artist and researcher, has a PhD in Audiovisual Communication and a master degree in Fine Arts. She has participated on many photography and digital arts exhibitions in Brazil, Europe and the USA and got a grant from FAPESB for a post-doctoral research on Mobile Technology and Art. Karla is a professor at IHAC and Pós-Cultura at UFBA, where she researches projects that present intersection of art, science and technology. From 2009-2012, Karla was the coordinator of Labdebug.net, a media lab focus on women and technology, and in 2012, she was the curator of FACMIL/LabMAM, a medialab at the MAM Bahia (Museum of Modern Art of Bahia). In 2014, she got an year art/research grant at UDK, Berlin. Nowadays, back in Brazil, Karla coordinates the Ecoarte, an interdisciplinary research and art group.