Daniela de Paulis

IAA Permanent SETI Committee

Daniela de Paulis is a media artist working internationally. Her artistic practice is informed by Space in its widest meaning. Since 2009 she has been implementing radio technologies in her art projects. She is currently Artist in Residence at the SETI Institute and the recipient of the Baruch Blumberg Fellowship in Astrobiology at the Green Bank Observatory in West Virginia. For her current projects, she is collaborating with some prominent research institutes including ESA (European Space Agency), INAF (Italian Research Institute for Radio Astronomy), the SKA (Square Kilometre Array), the Donders Centre for Neuroimaging (NL) and the University of Cambridge (UK). From 2009 to 2019 she has been artist in residence at the Dwingeloo radio telescope (NL) where she has developed the Visual Moonbounce technology and a series of innovative works combining radio astronomy, neuroscience and live performance art. From 2010 to 2019 she has been collaborating with Astronomers Without Borders as the founder and director of the arts programme. She is a member of the IAA SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Permanent Committee. She is a regular host for the Wow! Signal Podcast, a platform dedicated to conversations on science, technology and the humanities. In addition to her artistic practice, she has published her work with the Leonardo MIT Journal, Inderscience, Springer, Cambridge University Press and RIXC, amongst others.