— Expressive 2015 —

The Joint Symposium on

Computational Aesthetics


Sketch-Based Interfaces and Modeling


Non-Photorealistic Animation and Rendering

in Istanbul, Turkey,
on 20–22 June 2015.

Co-sponsored by



22 June Expressive 2015 is over. Thanks for attending and congratulations to the prize winners. See you in Lisbon next year!
20 May The advance program for Expressive is now available.
19 May Updated hotel reservation information with a new special room rate at the Marriott.
12 May Accepted papers: 18 papers plus 5 short papers from a total of 35 submissions.
9 May The registration system is now open: register until 15 May for the early-bird discounted registration fee.
7 May Posted hotel reservation information with a special room rate.
28 April Posted location information: our host will be the Incubation Center of Koç University.
27 April The paper notifications went out. Thanks for all the submissions and congratulations to the accepted papers! Please use the Eurographics style files to prepare your camera-ready paper versions.
23 April The artwork deadline has been extended by two weeks to 15 May.
24 March The Expressive 2015 submission website is now open! Submit abstracts for your technical papers until 28 March, and full papers until 31 March (extended deadline). The deadlines are now at midnight Pacific Time, not 5pm Eastern Time (10 more hours).
2 March Semir Zeki, Professor of Neuroesthetics at UCL, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker. His keynote will be titled “The Neurobiology of Beauty”.
25 February This year’s Call for Artworks has the theme “Idea Chain” – inspired by Sol LeWitt’s “Sentences on Conceptual Art”. The artwork deadline has moved forward to 1 May.
4 February Brian Whited of Walt Disney Animation Studios has been confirmed as a keynote speaker. Brian’s work on NPR contributed to the Oscar-winning short film “Paperman” (2012).
15 January The Call for Papers and Posters is now available. The paper deadline is on 28 March. Posters, demos and journal articles are due on 6 June.