Professor Louis-Philippe Demers joins QUT in 2019

Picture of Louis-Philippe Demers with Prof Mandy Thomas

Professor Louis-Philippe Demers joins QUT in 2019 as Professor of Creative Innovation and Director of the Creative Lab.

Professor Demers is an award winning, multidisciplinary artist known for his avant-garde use of robotics in large scale installations and stage productions.  His most recent work Inferno created with fellow artist Bill Vorn is a star attraction of CreateX 2018, which is running from 13-17 November at Kelvin Grove QUT.

Professor Demers is originally from Canada where he was artist-in-residence at the media arts section of the renowned Banff Centre, he then went on to become a Professor of Digital Media and Exhibit Design at the Hochschule fuer Gestaltung Karlsruhe, the academic institution affiliated to the world-renowned ZKM in Germany.  Professor Demers joins us from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore ‘s School of Art, Design and Media.

We look forward to welcoming Professor Demers!