Paul Thomas

Professorat University of New South Wales, Sydney
Paddington,
Australia
Focus area: Analog, , Physics, Video, Film

Dr Paul Thomas, Professor of Fine Arts at UNSW Art and Design : Sydney. He initiated and is the co-chair of the Transdisciplinary Imaging Conference series 2010-2018. In 2000 he instigated and was the founding Director of the Biennale of Electronic Arts Perth 2002, 2004 and 2007. Thomas is a pioneer of transdisciplinary art practice. His practice led research takes not only inspiration from nanoscience and quantum theory, but actually operates there. Thomas has exhibited nationally and Internationally his current research ‘Quantum Consciousness’ looked at immersing the viewer in a visualization and sonification of quantum phenomenon. His current publications are Nanoart: The Immateriality of Art and Quantum Art and Uncertainty.