The WRO Media Art Biennale is the leading international forum for new media art in Poland and Central Europe. Since its inception in 1989, WRO has been presenting art forms created using new media for artistic expression and communication, exploring current creative territories and building a critical perspective toward emerging issues in art and society.
The How They Got Game Project at Stanford University is currently seeking papers that explore the connections between mapping, cartographic practices, and electronic gaming for an illustrated book that will be published in 2010
GeoTales proposes a 5 days unique and creative experimentation workshop with mobile and location based technologies (GPS: Global PositioningSystem) under the direction of Esther Polak (NL) and her assistant Tijmen Schep (NL).
Dislocate is an ongoing project examining the relationship between art, technology and locality. Exploring the impact of new media upon our experience and expression of place, Dislocate08 examines the creative potential of the technologies which surround us to heighten our awareness of our locality, transforming our encounter with our direct environment and the manner in which we attempt to communicate this to elsewhere.
(Italiano) I giorni giovedì 3 luglio 2008, dalle ore 18.00 alle ore 20.00 e venerdì 4 luglio 2008 dalle ore 10.00 alle ore 20.00, nei locali dello spazio polivalente UCAN all'interno della Scuola di Nuove Tecnologie dell'Arte dell'Accademia di Belle Arti di Carrara
The 19th Impakt Festival will be organized from May 7 to 11 , 2008 in Theater Kikker , Filmtheater 't Hoogt and various other venues in Utrecht . The main issue will be:YourSpace: Social structures, subcultures and identities in Society 2.0 "
The exhibition My [public] space is opening at Netherlands Media Art Institute – Montevideo/Time Based Arts in Amsterdam on the 23rd of May 2008, running until the 21st of June, featuring several international artists
NewBraveWorld, a series of workshops around Internet of Things, Ubicomp and Locative Media it's now opening the Workshop 2: Hybrid Scrapyard with Jonah Brucker-Cohen and Katherine Moriwaki, from 19 to 24 May 2008 at Imal, for a maximum of 15 participants.
Ethical Hacking And Countermeasures v.5 Training will immerse the student into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure their own systems. The lab intensive environment gives each student in-depth knowledge and practical experience with the current essential security systems.
The Mobile Music Workshop 2008 is the 5th in a series of annual international gatherings that explore the creative, critical and commercial potential of mobile music. They are inspired by the ever-changing social, geographic, ecological, emotional context of using mobile technology for creative ends.
Test_Lab is a bimonthly public event organized by V2_, Institute for the Unstable Media, that provides an informal setting for the demonstration, testing, presentation, and discussion of artistic research and development (aRt&D)
Berlin, 28th January 2008, Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe . It's one past midnight. Three people wearing white windbreakers and carrying backpacks with GPS devices and a webcam turned towards their own faces, stop for a second, in silence.
Christina Ray lives in Brooklyn, New York. She's an artist and a curator focusing her efforts on psychogeography, the creative investigation of physical and psychological spaces inside the cities, she founded Glowlab, an initiative which produces art linked to the fruition and interpretation of urban spaces, as well as the Conflux Festival.