Envisaging L'Aquila
edited by Alessandro Coppola

CFP : Mediated Urbanism – Designing the Urban Stages & Urban Audience Activities

A special Double Special Issue of the International Communication Gazette

Guest Editors: Seija Ridell (University of Tampere, Finland; COST Action ISO906 WG3) Frauke Zeller (Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada; COST Action ISO906 WG3)


Fonder les sciences du territoire

Appel à communications Colloque international du GIS Collège International des Sciences du Territoire

23-24-25 novembre 2011 Espace Isadora Duncan – Campus Meudon Bellevue du CNRS


Définir les sciences du territoire L’importance des enjeux territoriaux justifie-t-elle une nouvelle discipline qui leur soit dédiée ? Un cas de figure un peu moins ambitieux serait . . . → Read More: Fonder les sciences du territoire

Ville, espace public et nouvelles technologies

Journée d’études


Telecom ParisTech – 46 rue Barrault – 75013 Paris


Philippe Artières Boris Beaude Dominique Boullier Andrea Brighenti Jérôme Denis Michalis Lianos Christian Licoppe David Pontille

D/L Flyer


My Ideal City Convegno internazionale, Venezia, Iuav, 12 e 13 Maggio 2011 Call for Position Papers

Il progetto My Ideal City si fonda sul 7°Programma Quadro per la Cultura della EU, e tratta della rappresentazione in un ambiente immersivo e virtuale dei risultati di un processo partecipativo che ha coinvolto le città di Copenhagen, . . . → Read More: SCENARIOS FOR THE EUROPEAN CITY OF THE 3rd MILLENNIUM

Serena Osti – There’s A Crisis!

There’s A Crisis!

On a September day, after having spent some days of complete isolation at the seaside, I came back to my ordinary student life and I was sunddenly acknowledged that the world had changed. It was Autumn 2008 and the financial international crisis had its breakthrough. Since I’m always keen on . . . → Read More: Serena Osti – There’s A Crisis!

MediaCity conference 2010

Call for Papers, Architectural Concepts and Media Art & Design Projects

MediaArchitecture, Urban Context and Social Practices

3rd international conference on the interaction of architecture, media and social phenomena

Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany, 29 to 31 October 2010


The 3rd MediaCity conference will investigate how new media re-define social settings and urban spaces and . . . → Read More: MediaCity conference 2010

Abandon Normal Devices Festival

Abandon Normal Devices (AND) is a British new media and new cinema festival. From 15 March – 10 April 2010 AND abandons the city and heads for the hills to visit a series of remote and rural locations in Cumbria, Lancashire and online presented by folly. In October 2010 AND will take place in . . . → Read More: Abandon Normal Devices Festival

Stanza’s Sensities

Sensity is an art project by the British artist Stanza, whose research is smartly located at the intersection of urban space, new media and surveillance.

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The World in Your Hand / Welt in der Hand

Contemporary art, film, talks On the global everyday culture of the mobile telephone

Kunsthaus Dresden – Städtische Galerie für Gegenwartskunst

March 20 – May 23, 2010

The opening takes place Friday, 19th of March 2010 at 7 p.m. With an introduction by Christiane Mennicke-Schwarz and an opening speech by Miya Yoshida, curator, researcher and . . . → Read More: The World in Your Hand / Welt in der Hand

Etnografia di una comunità di marca online

Our working paper section collects works in progress by researchers involved in professionaldreamers‘ projects.


Andreas Fernandez, 2010

Etnografia di una comunità di marca online

Have you ever seen a (symbolic) table?

In my search for some thought-provoking action about new media and their spatial impacts, I bumped into Mediamatic’s Symbolic Table. As nicely and concisely introduced by its designers,

Symbolic Table is an interface-free media player. A cultural tool for those who want to work with media without any hassle. It is not an appliance, . . . → Read More: Have you ever seen a (symbolic) table?

New Visual Technologies – Shifting Boundaries, Shared Moments

Please have a look at this call for contributions to a special issue of Visual Studies edited by Connor Graham, Eric Laurier, Vincent O’Brien, and Mark Rouncefield. The issue aims to collect wide-ranging contrbutions on New Visual Technologies.

Deadline: 15th February 2010

Download the call

Editoria scientifica open access e opportunità per i giovani ricercatori

Il 26 novembre 2009, ore 18:00 presso la Facolta di Sociologia, via Verdi 26 – 38122 Trento, sala riunioni al secondo piano, si terrà il seminario:

Editoria scientifica open access e opportunità per i giovani ricercatori


* Prof. Giolo Fele (Dip. Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale)


* Prof. Roberto Caso (Dip. Scienze Giuridiche)

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The Sentient City

Toward the Sentient City is an exhibition curated by Mark Shepard and organized by the Architectural League of New York. It aims to tackle how physical space is reshaped by the new ICT media and the ambient information invisibly embedded into the urban environment.


The topic is fashionable and there is no shortage . . . → Read More: The Sentient City