The Augmented Mind

7–9 Jun 2019

Inspire yourself with new ways technology can augment your skills and creativity! Sensorium is festival for designers, creative directors, technologists, architects, innovators, artists and scientists interested in human driven technology.

7–9 June 2019



Speakers & Artists



Festival for curious designers, technologists, architects, innovators, artists and scientists that will inspire you about exciting ways in which technology can augment your mind, practice and everyday life.

It is the genre-defining platform to experience possible futures of the creative industry on the crossover of art, design and technology. Immerse yourself in the world of dynamic and interactive installations, AI, graphics, data visualisations, generative architecture, design and virtual reality. Internationally established artists and designers who use computation as a creative practice will get together in Bratislava to discuss their projects, processes and ideas. Sensorium is a first-of-its-kind educational event in Slovakia on the crossover of art, design and technology.

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Artificial Intelligence for Augmented Creativity

Artificial Intelligence for Augmented Creativity

This workshop is a hands-on class focused on understanding the basics of machine learning for creative applications. We will use Runway, a new accessible application and tool to use state of the art AI models in an intuitive way.

Location TBC






At Sensorium Festival Cod.Act will present their major installation πTon. It is a large elastic body that reacts and moves according to sounds in the room.

Location Faculty of Arts, Comenius University, Atrium, Gondova 2, Bratislava


Augmented Attention Lab

For four days, the Augmented Attention Lab will bring together a wide range of participants to explore technologies and practices that focus our attention towards sensing varied intensities of change within our environment. We invite makers to collaboratively build new wearable / portable tools and develop sensory practices, that augment the body in order to sense environmental changes, happening at the threshold of the human sensory spectrum.

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Festival Advisors

  • Mária Rišková - director of Slovak Design Center
  • Carmen Salas - creative director, curator & producer, founder of Alpha-ville


Main Partner


Main media partners

Denník N Rádio FM RTVS


Creative Industries NL Pro Helvetia Goethe Institut Stare mesto Polish institute


Kultúrne leto ADMA Bratislava A4 Hotel Tatra Fif Slovak Design Center TodaysArt instrument inventors(iii)

Festival is realised under official support of the mayor of the Old-Town Bratislava and mayor of the City of Bratislava

Media partners

Designum Kapitál A2larm DeTePe MacBlog PC Revue Swine Daily