Derek Lomas


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Derek Lomas is a scientist and artist who currently co-directs the Social Movement Laboratory with Natalie H.M. Jeremijenko at the California Institute of Telecommunications and Technology (Calit2). The Social Movement Laboratory is a hybrid arts laboratory researching the aesthetics and dynamics of social activity. Derek earned his BA in Cognitive Science at Yale University in 2003 and his MFA in Social Design from the University of California, San Diego in 2008. Relevant Sites:

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Lomas, Derek (2007): Cognitive artifacts: an art-science engagement. In: Proceedings of the 2007 Conference on Creativity and Cognition , 2007, Washington DC, USA. pp. 289.

Lomas, Derek (2007): Attentional Capital and the Ecology of Online Social Networks. In: "Collective Intelligence" EIN .

Pierce, James, Fan, Chloe, Lomas, Derek, Marcu, Gabriela, Paulos, Eric (2010): Some consideration on the (in)effectiveness of residential energy feedback systems. In: Proceedings of DIS10 Designing Interactive Systems , 2010, . pp. 244-247.