In September FAT participated at “Meeting Hub“, a hacker’s festival arranged by Platform4. Platform4 is a non-profit art and technology organisation which runs a gigantic open-space in Aalborg, Denmark. Defnetly check it out when visiting Denmark!
The following projects were created with the help of Platform 4:
Geraldine Juárez tinkered a little mobile device – the FAT CRIER – to amplify information gathered from Twitter trough a megaphone so it can be brought it to the streets. The original FAT CRIER is a commissioned piece created for PLATFORM4 and will be installed on their warehouse for everyone to use. A second workshop is coming-up on the 22nd of October!!
*FB Resistance is research initiative accepting the status quo of Facebook being the dominant social identity management system, researching on the ways to change its rules and functionality from inside the system. More about FB Resistance
Evan, Michele and I are in Barcelona this weekend! Come, and have a drink with us! //tbx
Kitsch Digital – “Three Decades of Interferences on the Web”
With Evan Roth (USA), Olia Lialina (Russia), Dragan Espenschied (Germany), Tobias Leingruber (Germany), Antonio R. Montesinos (Spain), Momu&Noes (Spain), Joachim Castañeda (USA) & Takahiro Yamaguchi (Japan).
Curated by Helena Acosta and Selena Rama of Producción Aleatoria.
Opening: Thursday February 17th, 2011
19h DJ Session by Pangramas
Location: (Gmaps Link)
Can Felipa Carrer Pallars 277
(Show is open till April 9th, 2011)
“FB Resistance is a research initiative accepting the status quo of Facebook beeing the dominant social identity management system, researching on ways to change it’s rules and functionality from inside the system, locally via Browser App.” [Full Description here]
Good times in Berlin. We certainly recieved alot of attention for this and gathered lots of cool ideas. We’re still sorting them out. Stay tuned about the results and on the next FB resistance workshop in Barcelona in 2 weeks.
Location: Computer History Museum, Mountain View, 5:30pm
Our unofficial After-After-Show party w/ extra turntable action is happening in San Francisco later tonight, shoot us an email if you’re around!!!
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