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Open Data – Is there gold in them there hills?

Open Data – Is there gold in them there hills?

Here at FutureEverything, we ruddy love data. Particularly that which is open. I am lucky enough to work alongside some real open data wizards who truly understand the power of ...

Save the musikprotokoll

Save the musikprotokoll

Save the musikprotokoll

Press release steirischer herbst on June 21st: “Ending the forty-five-year history of ORF musikprotokoll at steirischer herbst would be an irreparable loss – not only for ORF itself, ...

UNSOUND KRAKOW 2013 PASSES NOW ON SALE!

UNSOUND KRAKOW 2013 PASSES NOW ON SALE!

Passes for Unsound Krakow 2013 are now on sale via www.tickpro.pl. In previous years these sold out far in advance of the festival, so act sooner rather than later.The Weekly ...

LEGOWELT (The Hague)

LEGOWELT (The Hague)

Danny Wolfers is truly one of a kind – a producer and performer who spans many different scenes with ease and always in his own unique style a world away ...

NEXT ROUND OF UNSOUND 2013 ACTS ANNOUNCED. WEEKLY AND LONG WEEKEND PASSES ON SALE THIS FRIDAY

NEXT ROUND OF UNSOUND 2013 ACTS ANNOUNCED. WEEKLY AND LONG WEEKEND PASSES ON SALE THIS FRIDAY

Krakow's Unsound Festival - the international showcase of innovative music - has released a new round of artists confirmed to appear at this year's event, between 13 - 20 October. ...

Chattr and NSA leaks at ISEA2013, Sydney

Chattr and NSA leaks at ISEA2013, Sydney

On the day Julian Assange addresses ISEA2013 in Sydney on the biggest leak in US history, the Lovely Veneer round table presented the Chattr project which investigates how far we will ...

Skaņu Mežs 2013 – dubstep veteran and bass music innovator Shackleton

Skaņu Mežs 2013 – dubstep veteran and bass music innovator Shackleton

The musician Shackleton, originally from Lancashire but currently residing in Berlin, will perform during Skaņu Mežs rhythm music night in the concert hall Palladium on October 11. Shackleton first became ...

The first performers of the 2013 Skaņu Mežs festival are announced – Demdike Stare and Andy Stott

The first performers of the 2013 Skaņu Mežs festival are announced – Demdike Stare and Andy Stott

The Latvian festival for unconventional music, Skaņu Mežs, will this year occur on October 10 – 12 with the finale concert taking place in various venues on October 27. The ...

New ECAS Commission: BUQS

New ECAS Commission: BUQS

TodaysArt, FutureEverything and Insomnia, as key members of the of the European Cities of Advanced Sound (ECAS) network launched an Open Call earlier this year, under the theme Ubiquitous Art and ...

ECAS CO-COMMISSION “THE ENCLAVE” TO OPEN AT VENICE BIENNALE ON 1 JUNE

ECAS CO-COMMISSION “THE ENCLAVE” TO OPEN AT VENICE BIENNALE ON 1 JUNE

RICHARD MOSSE is to present "THE ENCLAVE" at the Venice Biennale, as part of the Irish Pavillion. The sound element of this major new multi-media installation was co-commissioned ...

Holly Herndon performs in Riga

Holly Herndon performs in Riga

The Eduards Smiļģis Theater Museum in Riga will this year, on June 11, play host to the american post-techno musician Holly Herndon. Herndon has won the acclaim of both critics ...

BUQS

BUQS

The European Cities of Advanced Sound network (ECAS) commissioned 1 work in 2013, under the theme ‘Ubiquitous Art and Sound – Art and the everyday’ within the project Networking Tomorrow’s Art ...

Call for projects In-Sonora VII sound and interactive art festival, Madrid

Call for projects In-Sonora VII sound and interactive art festival, Madrid

Who can participate? Spanish artists and foreigner 18 years or older of any age are permitted to participate. However, special attention is paid to emerging artists or those who have ...

Giga-Hertz-Award for electronic music

Giga-Hertz-Award for electronic music

he Special Prizes consists of a project realization grant with which the prizewinners realize their submitted proposal either at the ZKM | Institute for Music and Acoustics in Karlsruhe or ...

UNSOUND 2013: INTERFERENCE – FIRST ARTISTS ANNOUNCED!

UNSOUND 2013: INTERFERENCE – FIRST ARTISTS ANNOUNCED!

Unsound Festival returns to the town of its birth - Krakow, Poland - this October 13th to October 20th for its 11th edition.

For the last few years Unsound ...

ECAS CONFERENCE

ECAS CONFERENCE

May 17, 2013, 11:00 – 18:00 House of Architects 7 Borisa Hrinchenko way, Kyiv Sound and digital image are everywhere. A consequence of the ever-spreading reach of advertising, the rise ...

metamusic

metamusic

Visit:  metamusic / blog + audio doc of the Project The project “metamusic” by alien productions was chosen by an international jury for the this year’s ECAS/musikprotokoll artist in residency. ORF ...

TodaysArt @ NextSound Festival, Kiev

TodaysArt @ NextSound Festival, Kiev

TodaysArt will be present at the NextSound international festival for advanced music and digital arts, which takes place from the 16th until the 18th of May in Kiev, Ukraine.

ECAS Speed Dating

ECAS Speed Dating

May 17, 2013, 15:00 House of Architects 7 Borisa Hrinchenko way, Kyiv ECAS speed-dating is an afternoon offering the opportunity for local artists (eg. visual artists, performers, musicians, sound art ...

ECAS Open Call 2013

ECAS Open Call 2013

ECAS Call 2013

ECAS Open Call 2013

ECAS (European Cities Of Advanced Sound and related arts) has opened a new call for submissions under ...

ECAS Open Call 2013

ECAS Open Call 2013

ECAS (European Cities Of Advanced Sound and related arts) has opened a new call for submissions under the theme ‘Ubiquitous Art and Sound – Art and the everyday’ within the ...

ECAS Open Call for Submissions

ECAS Open Call for Submissions

ECAS (European Cities Of Advanced Sound and related arts) has opened a new call for submissions under the theme ‘Ubiquitous Art and Sound – Art and the everyday’ within the project Networking Tomorrow’s Art ...

TodaysArt 2013: Dates Announced

Mark your agenda’s! The ninth edition of the TodaysArt Festival in The Hague will take place on the 27th and 28th of September 2013. The Performance and Club events on these main festival ...

Lifeblogging: The Extraordinary in the Everyday

Lifeblogging: The Extraordinary in the Everyday

In March 2013, FutureEverything presented the Summit of Ideas & Digital Invention – a four day series of events including a two day conference focusing on digital culture, a contemporary ...

TodaysArt 2013: ECAS Open Call – Ubiquitous Art & Sound

ECAS (European Cities Of Advanced Sound and related arts) has opened a new call for submissions under the theme ‘Ubiquitous Art and Sound – Art and the everyday’ within the project Networking Tomorrow’s ...

Displace 2.0: A Conversation with Chris Salter

Silvia Bertolotti interviewed media artist Chris Salter for Digicult. They spoke about his last project “Displace 2.0″, which is part of his research on the creation of augmented performative environments ...

ECAS Open Call for Submissions

ECAS Open Call for Submissions

Insomnia Festival, together with TodaysArt (Hague) and Future Everything(Manchester) has opened a new call for submissions under the theme " Ubiquitous Art and Sound – Art in the everyday".

By inviting ...

Current Open Call

Current Open Call

ECAS (European Cities Of Advanced Sound and related arts) has opened a new call for submissions under the theme ‘Ubiquitous Art and Sound - Art and the everyday’ within the ...

Quays Culture and MediaCityUK

Quays Culture and MediaCityUK

MediaCityUK has risen on the skyline and several BBC departments have landed in Manchester and Salford in recent years. I have done my best to help out, by ensuring the ...

Photography of the FutureEverything Summit

Photography of the FutureEverything Summit

Photos from the FutureEverything Summit are now on Flickr. View a selection of some of the best shots of the Summit here, or browse a wider selection of photography on ...

Parrots at the musikprotokoll. What’s it all About?

Parrots at the musikprotokoll. What’s it all About?

In my second progress report about metamusic, the project commissioned by the ORF musikprotokoll im steirischen herbst and the festival network ICAS/ECAS in which alien productions is currently developing sound ...

FutureEverything 2013

FutureEverything 2013

Last week I went to the FutureEverything summit in Manchester. The scope of the summit was vast, and I can’t do justice to the whole event, but there was one theme I ...

Mobilise The Inactive Citizen: Participate! Participate!

Mobilise The Inactive Citizen: Participate! Participate!

‘Active Citizens not smart cities’ Dan Hill’s call to arms at the FutureEverything 2013 summit keynote speach. Themes of ownership, empowerment and access weaving through the conference. After Graduating in ...

Team #futr

Team #futr

So for the last few days I’ve been having a bit of an adventure to Manchester as I’ve been volunteering for the FutureEverything Summit – Team #futr. The programme of ...

Tales From The City

Tales From The City

I think my fascination with cities began with my first trip to London, which came in my late-teens as part of my college course. As a sheltered Yorkshire lass, the ...

The Business Opportunity in Open Data

The Business Opportunity in Open Data

In the cultural sector, there are a new wave of organisations who are exploring and interrogating their data more closely. Through an organisation I run called CultureCode, last year I ...

Notes Against Openness

Notes Against Openness

I’m really look­ing for­ward to being part of FutureEv­ery­thing in Man­ches­ter next week, where I’ll be a pan­el­list at Open Data Man­ches­ter on Tues­day and at Poli­cies and Pol­i­tics of ...

Notes Against Openness

Notes Against Openness

I’m really look­ing for­ward to being part of FutureEv­ery­thing in Man­ches­ter next week, where I’ll be a pan­el­list at Open Data Man­ches­ter on Tues­day and at Poli­cies and Pol­i­tics of ...

Notes Against Openness

Notes Against Openness

I’m really look­ing for­ward to being part of FutureEv­ery­thing in Man­ches­ter next week, where I’ll be a pan­el­list at Open Data Man­ches­ter on Tues­day and at Poli­cies and Pol­i­tics of ...

Notes Against Openness

Notes Against Openness

I’m really look­ing for­ward to being part of FutureEv­ery­thing in Man­ches­ter next week, where I’ll be a pan­el­list at Open Data Man­ches­ter on Tues­day and at Poli­cies and Pol­i­tics of ...