Earlier this week I was interviewed by Juliana Brunello from the the Amsterdam-based Institute of Network Cultures (INC) about the Wiki-Sprint project. You can read it here: http://networkcultures.org/wpmu/cpov/2010/06/29/manuel-schmalstieg-and-the-wiki-sprint/ Since the beginning of 2010, the INC is running the Wikipedia Research initiative, a “philosophical, epistemological and theoretical investigation” into the inner workings of Wikipedia, materializing through…Read more "Interview on the Wiki-Sprint"
A freeform broadcasting experiment will occur on June 16th, with a mobile video team (myself and the Dock18 staff) transmitting from the International Art Fair in Basel, Switzerland (and possibly we will be supported with live feeds from some other locations, including Tehran and Sydney).Read more "Nomadic streaming at Art Basel"
Last week, I had the pleasure to participate in the diploma jury of the final class of the Information Design department (teachers: Nadia dalla Costa and Noémie Gygax) at the School of Applied Arts (EAA) in the Unesco-heritage city of La Chaux-de-Fonds. The diploma works were following a precise assignment, which consisted in the creation of…Read more "Jury session at EAA-CIFOM"
I recently used the “iriver Lplayer” portable video player as an exhibition display (see this post). Here are some rough technical notes about the usage of this device. This model of mp3/mp4/player was released in 2008, and is currently still available for a modest price in many online stores. It comes with 4gb of storage,…Read more "Tech-review: some notes about the iriver Lplayer"
Website design for Théâtre du Galpon (Geneva). Running on the SPIP content management platform.Read more "Galpon.ch"
Print publications on display at Lokal.int, Biel/Bienne, May 2010.Read more "exhibit @ Lokal.int"
Knowledge management workshop, around the definition of VJing (audiovisual performance art) in Wikipedia articles. Mapping Festival, Geneva, May 2010.Read more "Wiki-Sprint Workshop"
Workshop on VJing / live visual media processing, in collaboration with Ilan Katin. Lift Conference, Geneva, May 2010.Read more "workshop @LIFT conference"
Exhibition of digital prints on canvas, part of the Low-Rez Stories project. Geneva, April 2010.Read more "Low-Rez prints @Addictlab"
An exclusive high-resolution preview of the SOLARIS / Google Streetview video-remake will be screened during the video session curated by Mario Purkathofer (Dock18) at Tweakfest, Zurich, upcoming Saturday 24th April. Links: Tweakfest Saturday Programme: http://www.tweakfest.ch/de/?cat=133 Solaris video previews: https://low-rez.tv/media/solaris-2010/Read more "Solaris/Google video showing at Tweakfest"