Everardo REYES is an academic who works in the fields of visual semiotics, cultural analytics, hypermedia, and relations between arts-sciences-humanities.

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Maître de conférences habilité à diriger des recherches (MCF HDR)

Qualifié section CNU 71 Sciences de l'information et de la communication (SIC)

Rattaché au Dépt. Sciences de l'information, UFR STN, Université Paris 8

Co-responsable de la Mention Humanités Numériques

Vice-président numérique de l'Université Paris 8

Membre du Lab. Paragraphe

Associate member of Cultural Analytics Lab

Treasurer of the IAVS/AISV

Resident Project PI at Campus Condorcet

Co-leader of projet HOM at EUR ArTeC

Co-chair of the international conference on Web Studies (in-coop ACM SIGWEB)

Art Papers Chair for ACM SIGGRAPH 2019

Axes de recherche

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Cours dispensés en 2021-2022 au sein de la Mention Humanités numériques

DMA1EDB5 | Culture et outils numériques
30 heures, M1 GSI, sem. 1

DMA2EDB6 | Gestion des contenus
30 heures, M1 GSI, sem. 1

DMA3EDB6 | Design de l'information
21 heures, M2 GSI, sem. 1

DMA4EDA1 | Sémiotique des interfaces et des dispositifs numériques
30 heures, M2 CEN, atelier intensif, décembre 2021
Cours ouvert aux étudiants du consortium ERUA

DMA3EDD1 | Visualisation, modélisation et valorisation d'archives visuelles (Cultural Analytics)
30 heures, M2 AVUN, atelier intensif, janvier 2022

DMA4EDC2 | Analyse, gestion, et visualisation des données massives (Datavis)
30 heures, M2 NET et M2 THYP, atelier intensif, janvier 2022

Encadrement et évaluation d'étudiant.e.s en thèse de doctorat:

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Ouvrages, directions d'ouvrages et revues...

Direction d'ouvrage

Faire Image : inscriptions, espaces et formes numériques
Ouvrage co-édité avec Gwen Le Cor, 2020. Octaviana, Univ. Paris 8.
ISSN: 1071-4391
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Direction d'ouvrage

Emerging Uses of the Web in Multicultural Contexts WS.3 2020. International conference on Web Studies
Edited by Everardo REYES, Mark BERNSTEIN & Giancarlo RUFFO, 2020.
ISSN: 1071-4391
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Actes de congrès

DTUC'20. Digital Tools & Uses Congress
EEverardo REYES, Gérald KEMBELLEC, Fatma SIALA-KALLEL, Lilia SFAXI, Malek GHENIMA & Imad SALEH, 2020
ISSN: 1071-4391
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Direction de revue

Leonardo (MIT Press), Vol. 52, No. 4, July 2019
Editor of the Long Art Papers, including contributions by Kris Layng, Ken Perlin, Weili Shi, Jin Wan Park, Evanthia Samaras, Claire Harvey, Emily Holtzman, Brooks Hagan, and Patxi Araujo.
ISSN: 1071-4391
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Direction de revue

SIGGRAPH'19 Short Papers Proceedings. Vol. 1, No. 1. July 2019
Editor of the Short Art Papers. With contributions by Memo Akten, Rebecca Fiebrink, George Legrady, Rama Hoetzlein, Rosalie Yu, Charles Berret, Rachel Dickey, Nicolas Henchoz, Pierre-Xavier Puissant, Paul Heinicker, Simon Boas, and Joel Ong.
E-ISSN 978-1-4503
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Ouvrage personnel

The Image-Interface: Graphical Supports for Visual Information. Wiley-ISTE, 2017, 288 pages, 70.000 words.
English edition.
ISBN: 978-1-78630-062-1
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Direction d'ouvrage

Designing Interactive Hypermedia Systems. Edited book (with Nasreddine Bouhaï), published by Wiley-ISTE, 2017, 244 pages.
ISBN: 9781786300638. English and French editions. With contributions by Orélie Desfriches-Doria, Stéphane Crozat, María Inés Laitano, Leslie Matté Ganet, Dominique Cunin, Donato Ricci, Robin De Mourat, Christophe Leclercq and Bruno Latour.
E-ISSN 978-1-4503
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Direction d'ouvrage

Seeing Through the Web. 2nd edition of the international conference on Web Studies.
"Seeing through the web: tools, practices, and impacts". Co-chaired by E. Reyes, Mark Bernstein, Giancarlo Ruffo, & Imad Saleh. ACM SIGWEB in-cooperation
ISBN 978-1-4503-6438-6/18/10.
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Actes de congrès

Digital Tools & Uses Congress 2018. Proceedings of the first international conference on Digital Tools & Uses Congress.
Edited by E. Reyes, S. Szoniecky, A. Mkadmi, G. Kembellec, R. Fournier-S’niehotta, F. Siala-Kallel, M. Ammi & S. Labelle. Published by ACM
ISBN 978-1-4503-6451-5/18/10.
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Direction d'ouvrage

Archiving and Questioning Immateriality. Proceedings of the 5th Computer Art Congress.
Edited book (with Pierre Châtel & Khaldoun Zreik), published by Europia, 2016, 467 pages. English edition. With contributions by Christa Sommerer, Andrés Burbano, Daniela de Paulis, Gabriela Aceves, Pilar Rosado, Conor McGarrigle, Ricardo Dal Farra, Mez Breeze, Shu Lea Cheang, Joana Moll.
ISBN: 979-10-90094-23-9.
Available from: Europia and Free PDF at Academia

Traduction d'ouvrage

Inventar el Futuro: arte – electricidad – nuevos medios
Spanish translation to "Art and Electronic Media Survey" (Phaidon, 2009) by Edward Shanken, published by Departamento de Ficción, 2013, 467 pages
ISBN: 978-0-9846555-1-9.
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Traduction d'ouvrage

El software toma el mando
Spanish translation to "Software Takes Command" by Lev Manovich, published under Creative Commons License, 2014.

Available: Free PDF at Academia

Direction d'ouvrage

Emerging forms of computer art: making the digital sense. Proceedings of the 2nd Computer Art Congress
Edited book (with Khaldoun Zreik), published by Europia, 2008, 394 pages, ISBN: 978-2-909285-45-6. English edition. With contributions by Joasia Krysa, Salvatore Iaconesi, Tania Fraga, Jason Nelson, Pierre Boulanger, etc.

Available from: Europia and Free PDF at Academia

Articles, communications et autres contributions scientifiques

Liste de publications disponibles sur HAL.

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Activités et réalisations


2020 - 2023 Hydrologie des Médias

Un project ArTeC co-porté avec Gwen Le Cor et cinq universités internationales. Hydrology Of Media (HOM) An approach to art and science through the study of the materiality and the symbolic representations of water.

2019 GRID

Un project accueilli au Campus Condorcet. GRID (Groupe de travail sur l'image et les données culturelles) regroupe un ensemble d’initiatives de recherche dédié aux humanités numériques visuelles et aux « cultural analytics ».

2018 - 2019 INNOVART

Un project financé par l'Institut Français en Argentine, avec l'Universidad de Buenos Aires et l'Universidad de la Plata. "Arte e innovación en la era del big data: diseño de info-objetos e interfaces para la visualización de datos"

Organisation de manifestations scientifiques

2021 SIGGRAPH Sparks October Session

Co-organisation (avec Jan Searlman), de la séance SPARKS Data: Visual Perception, Interpretation, and Truth.
Prototype de visualisation historique 1981 - 2019.

Visualisation de données

2019 K-means Radial Plot

Web-based radial plot media visualization using k-means filters. The image corpus includes all albums released in 1988 according to Wikipedia. Part of a conference paper co-signed with Lev Manovich and presented at the 12th International Congress of the AISV in Lund, Sweden.

2017 Polar transformations

Experimental visualizations for visual data, based on polar transform algorithms. Developed as plugins for ImageJ. More info coming soon.

2017 Greimas Viz

Visualizing the 644 words and their relationships in the famous Greimas and Courtés' Sémiotique : dictionnaire raisonné de la théorie du langage.

2016 Rothko Viz

Visualizing, navigating, and generating 201 paintings by Mark Rothko.

2015 Klee Viz

Visualizing 203 paintings by German-Swiss painter Paul Klee.

2016 Mediawiki Viz

Series of experiments in web prototypes, schemes, mockups, and interface-code analysis.

2014 RockViz

Visualizing the covers colors of the best 2000 rock albums.

2013 La visualité de Nirvana

An exploration of the graphical production of alternative ban Nirvana. Visualizations made with ImageJ and Processing. Accesible in slideshare

Travaux créatifs

2021 Poème Stein Polaire, séries 2021

Deux impressions pour l'exposition "SATELLITE" Collective. Du 2 octobre au 4 décembre, Galerie Satellite. Impression sur Dibond 3mm. 20 x 20 cm.

2015 - ... Poèmes Stein

An ongoing project about graphical rendering of generative poetry. In collaboration with Jean-Pierre Balpe and Sam Szoniecky.

2011 - 2016 Motion Structures

A project about converting video into 3D objects. Using a script I wrote for ImageJ and 3D printing technologies.

2016 Disrupting 3D Models

An experiment about breaking appart the geometry of a 3D digital model. An application made with Processing.

2012 Messages vers le futur

A public installation where users send future messages to themselves through a digital wormhole.

2012 377 covers of Thrasher Skateboard Magazine

A short video about the evolution of Thrasher Magazine covers. Video available in Vimeo.

2012 500+ Powell Peralta skateboard decks

A study on the graphic design history of skateboard decks produced by Powell Peralta.

2011 Maya Fractal

A plug-in for Autodesk Maya to generate fractals and L-Systems.

Vulgarisation scientifique

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