Samir Bhowmik
Media Lab Aalto University

Samir Bhomwik is an Architect, Visual Artist and Museum Creative. He is currently also a PhD Candidate at the Media Lab Helsinki of the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture. A Finnish Citizen, Samir was born in India, lived and worked in Washington DC and New York after receiving his M.Arch at the University of Maryland in 2003. Samir’s artistic and design practice is focused on museums, digital collections and their future evolution in a post-oil world through community participation and the application of emerging technologies. He is interested in performance art, sculpture and interactive participatory installations related to energy, intangible cultural heritage, and a world without political boundaries.