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biodesign1

Design Digital Relations. New design scenarios of digital interaction

The digital revolution, already been running for years, is radically changing the rules of communication and this change carries with it a deep alteration of the relations that govern the social fabric. The advent of new media, in particular, is causing several changes in the management of collective life and in relations between people
heritage1

The socio-economic impact of the cultural heritage on the communities

It 'obvious change of paradigm occurred in recent years regarding the evaluation of the potential social and economic terms of cultural heritage: the transition from a conception centered on the retention of a value-centered, testified in a clear from Faro Protocol of 2005 - promoted by the Council of Europe
hitechfashion1

Dresses, natural elements and weather in the age of high-tech fashion

The dress was historically born as a defence of the body from the elements and, at the same time, in response to natural human instinct for aesthetics. In contemporary fashion, thanks to the evolution of art, technology and science, the relationship with weather's elements is much more complex.
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Erkki Kurenniemi: the archival fever in creative practice

Erkki Kurenniemi is a pioneer of multimedia art, a techno-utopian and enthusiastic scientist, passionate about the changes thanks to cybernetics and A.I. Kurenniemi is now beginning to receiving long-overdue international recognition thanks to the publication of the book “Writing and Unwriting (Media) Art History: Erkki Kurenniemi in 2048”
joseph nechvatal

The Meaningful Of Meaningless. Joseph Nechvatal’s ethics of noise

Joseph Nechvatal is an American artist who operates in different fields, such as music and media art. He is not just an artist though, he is also a philosopher and professor, and published many texts. The most complete and organic one is Immersion into Noise, a book kept hidden in the philosophical and essayistic panorama.
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Education is not a smooth process, because students have to work hard and overcome obstacles all the time. They have to write homework assignments, conduct research and improve their professional skills.
Leap Second Festival Call

Leap Second Festival. Deadline: 25th June 2015

The festival is an open, international event for art, technology and precarity on the net. Works lasting one second or less. The festival is also interested in texts and essays. Deadline: 25th June 2015
Digital America Call

Digital America No. 5. Deadline: undefined

Digital America is now looking for critical essays, film, digital artwork, design, and process pieces that question, analyze, and/or hack the tools of digital culture. Deadline undefined
shortfilms2

Is there enough time to make hyper-short films?

If 2013 was the year of the selfie, then 2014 was the year of the hyper-short film, the phenomenon of hyper-short film-making, the kind of work that is found within such platforms as Vine, Instagram, and Tout
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Remote Encounters: a report about networking practitioners

Remote Encounters: Connecting bodies, collapsing spaces and temporal ubiquity in networked performance was a two-day international conference with performances held at the University of South Wales on the 11th and 12th of April 2013