About Us

The mission of The Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design (ACCAD) is to educate, inform, and inspire innovative thinking and experimentation in the area of arts and technology through collaborative academic and research experiences for graduate students and faculty.

ACCAD is an important resource within the Division of the Arts and Humanities, the College of Arts and Sciences and to the broader University, contributing to the development of new knowledge and the training of future artists and scientists in new media.

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Isla Hansen Joins Art | ACCAD as New Faculty

This autumn 2016, Assistant Professor Isla Hansen will join the Department of Art and hold a joint affiliated faculty position with ACCAD.

Welcome to New Design Faculty

Kyoung Lee Swearingen and Scott Swearingen return to Ohio State University as new faculty members in the Department of Design. Both graduated in 2004 with an MFA in Art (Art and Technology).

Windswept at New York Philharmonic Biennial

Professor Marc Ainger's musical work, "Windswept" premiered at National Sawdust in Brooklyn, NY as part of this year's "New York Philharmonic Biennial."

Cool Tech Girls: Columbus Metro High School

Alice Grishchenko, Design MFA candidate (DAIM) is helping middle school girls learn to code and create digital art.

Data Visualization Faculty Position at ACCAD and Design

A new joint faculty position within the Department of Design and ACCAD has been posted. The candidate's expertise should be Information Design and Data Visualization.

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