Author Archives: Mika Tuomola

Antikythera available for iPads in the App Store

Download Antikythera from the Apple App store: http://antikythera.taiste.fi/. (In Finnish only, though the store states otherwise.)

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Play Me

Play Me An interactive roleplay with smartphones, where one minute is one year and every spectator plays the life of another one. On-going…

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OBSERVEMUS – A Travelogue of Light, Time and Mankind – 20-30 August 2015 in the Helsinki Observatory

  The inspiration for the Observemus event series is the ancient and mysterious Antikythera mechanism. This analog machine — an ancient computer — was found in the wreckage of a ship off the shore of the Greek island of Antikythera … Continue reading

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Media Lab Demo Day 28 May 2015

Our open for all spring party and “exhibition” Demo Day happens, as always, in the end of May. This time we welcome everybody interested to Miestentie 3, Espoo, first floor, on Thu 28.5.2015 time 12-17.30. The programme: http://medialab.aalto.fi/about/x-demodays/2015-spring-demo-day-programme/ From Crucible Studio … Continue reading

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Antikythera research production summer events 28 May – 30 Aug 2015

Antikythera experimental poetry app will be introduced in the Aalto Festival, Media Lab Demo Day, 28 May, the Annikki Poetry Festival, Tampere, Finland, 6 June, and the 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA2015), Vancouver, Canada, 14-18 August. The app’s “mother” Saila Susiluoto will also … Continue reading

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Crucible Studio’s director changes in September: Ciao, Pia! Arrivederci, Lumi!

After the launch of his last Crucible Studio research production Antikythera on Friday 21 August, studio director Mika ‘Lumi’ Tuomola starts packing and moves to Scuola del Design i Politecnico di Milano September 1 as a tenured associate professor. Dr. Pia Tikka … Continue reading

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Digital Creativity Journal: Call for Special Issue Contributions on *Post-Anthropocentric Creativity*

Abstract deadline 15 May 2015: Post-Anthropocentric Creativity – Call for Submissions for the Special Issue of Digital Creativity Journal 27:1, 1/2016

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Pet/Prisoner/Pensioner at Forumbox 4-26 April 2015

Narrative audiovisual installation Pet/Prisoner/Pensioner (Koira/Vanki/Vanhus, subtitled in English) by Crucible Studio’s associated and former visiting artists Jaakko Pesonen and actors Kristiina and Riitta Elstelä (Accidental Lovers) is being exhibited in the Mediabox of the Forumbox gallery, Ruoholahdenranta 3 A, Helsinki, 4-26 April 2015, Tuesday-Friday … Continue reading

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Open invitation to Riksteatern’s Performing Arts Technologies seminars in Åland 23-25 April 2015

Lovely times forthcoming in Åland! Free, sponsored seminars on Performing Arts Technologies arranged by Riksteatern for both technical and artistic professionals 23-25 April 2015 (registration before 25 March): English program Ohjelma suomeksi Program svenska

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GIN, Narrative Film Fridays 27 Feb – 15 May 2015!

In the context of Crucible Studio’s GIN (Generative and Interactive Narratives) MA teaching and the Department of Media Storytelling course by Zach Dodson and Saku Heinänen, we start this Friday the Narrative Film Fridays  –  welcome, Students of Storytelling!

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