Monthly Archives: November 2013

Commons seminar videos finally online

  The seminar was a complete success, thanks all that came! We had 98 people attending the morning session, around 40 people discussing in the afternoon parallel sessions and close to 100 views in the live stream. Many important issues … Continue reading

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Crucible Studio@Media Lab Helsinki participatory live stream of Ada Lovelace on Fri 29 Nov 2013

The “ADA” drama is a live broadcast from Dramaten, The Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm. The Helsinki and Internet audience can participate via Twitter and the web site. The story is about Ada Lovelace, born in 1815, daughter of the … Continue reading

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The DESIS Philosophy Talk #2.1 Featured Storytelling & Social Innovation in the Cumulus Dublin Conference

The DESIS (Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability) Philosophy Talk #2.1 discussed the role of storytelling in social design during the Cumulus (International Association of Universities and Colleges of Art, Design and Media) Dublin Conference 7-9 November 2013 in the National College of … Continue reading

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What we have been up to

It is November already and our study project is coming closer to the “fields” where we aim to make an intervention. In this post I will make links to some of the materials that our guests and us have been … Continue reading

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Phantom ‘Voices’

New Phantom track ‘Voices’ is out now on SoundCloud!

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Seminar documentation and discussion back-channels

Registration to the seminar is closed now because it is FULL :). However no need to be worried, if you do not make it to Arabia, or are unable to fit in the auditorium you can follow the morning session … Continue reading

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Aki Suzuki Spirits’ “Aino – Kalevala” presents Crucible Studio’s Multiscreen Performance System 15-23 November 2013

Aki Suzuki Spirits’ new dance performance “Aino – Kalevala” makes use of Crucible Studio’s “Unperformed” Multiscreen Performance System. The Planet Earth No.3 “Aino – Kalevala” is a story written by Aki Suzuki and inspired by the Japanese “Mugen Noh” (a type of Noh play made … Continue reading

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Tere Vaden: “What do you think you are doing?” Two cases of building commons

Professor Tere Vadén’s contribution to the seminar  presents two recent cases of building commons: Vertaisrahasto / Peer fund, (http://www.vertaisrahasto.fi/) and Robin Hood Minor Asset Management (http://www.rhmam.org/). The first was launched as a vehicle for funding scientific research in an open … Continue reading

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