CogniCity

Nashin Mahtani Talk: November 30, 5 pm @ MUHNAC Make your own free reservations @ Eventbrite Nashin Mahtani is Project Co-Manager and Lead Designer of PetaBencana.id, working in Jakarta. She’s coming to Lisbon to give us a lecture on the innovative process of crowdsourcing urban data in big cities, and its usefulness to help risk…

OPEN LAB || MILL & STRESS.FM

The New Art Fest ’17 26 Novembro (14h – 17h) Antigo Picadeiro do Colégio dos Nobres Museu Nacional de HIstória Natural, Rua da Escola Politécnica, Lisboa Reservas no Eventbrite Um espaço de experimentação público. Um espaço que abre a discussão e reflexão em torno de ideias sobre música em rede e fabricação digital, entre software…

Montemor, pequenas utopias são possíveis

Em Montemor-o-Novo, uma pequenina cidade alentejana com menos de 12 mil habitantes, a 100 Km de Lisboa, existe uma comunidade cultural provavelmente única em Portugal. Os seus principais polos de atração são O Espaço do Tempo, centro coreográfico nascido no ano 2000, e dirigido por Rui Horta, situado no antigo Convento da Saudação, em pleno…

Oficinas do Convento

Twenty years of an amazing cultural work by a collective of artists living in Montemor-o-Novo (Portugal). Oficinas do Convento, a place where experimental art meets its human inner source and reconnects itself with Mother Earth. What an inspiring journey!      

Decameron: a smartphone experiment

IoP The most difficult thing is to have a fresh new idea. When one gets it, then one can evolve it to perfection. Decameron’s smartphone concert @ the opening of The New Art Fest ’17 was announced by the festival’s curator (me) in Portuguese. Then Emanuel Pimenta took the lead of this little jump into…

Silvestre Pestana: Poemas avatar

A new literacy is needed. Pioneering artist Silvestre Pestana is looking for mobile phones as a new tabula rasa, to begin new learning curves for the youngest. “I am beginning the deliberate production of a poetic, through social media, addressed to the Portuguese digital natives, who are failing in the examinations of the Portuguese nuclear…

Manual for an exhibition

Sociological Virtual Gallery Pedro Andrade, © 2017 To see HYBRID REALITY, a hybridization of Real, Virtual, Mixed And Augmented Realities: Search and download the app ENTiTi to your mobile device at: Google play –  https://play.google.com/store iTunes – https://www.apple.com/pt/itunes/ Open the app, choose the Augmented Reality button and search for SOCIOLOGICAL VIRTUAL GALLERY. Enter the password: socvirgal Focus the Target…

Concerto com smartphones

  Um pequeno improviso na inauguração! Chama-se DECAMERON e é um concerto de smartphones, ativados pelos próprios convidados da inauguração do The New Art Fest ‘17, dirigido pelo seu autor, Emanuel Pimenta. VEJA COMO! Como participar no concerto DECAMERON, dia 10 de Novembro, 2017, 19:00, no New Art Fest Cada pessoa coloca no seu telemóvel…

Art in society

Left Hand Rotation Alfama is Marching, 2017 A documentary of Left Hand Rotation for the project ALFAMA É MARCHA. Months before the beginning of the Popular Saints begin the trials of the popular march in Alfama neighbors of all the generations submerge in the preparations. A sense of belonging permeates every alley in a neighborhood…

Brainternet!

The ‘Brainternet’ project streams brainwaves onto the internet. Essentially, it turns the brain into an Internet of Things (IoT) node on the World Wide Web. IoT refers to connecting any device with an on and off switch to the internet. Brainternet is the brainchild of Adam Pantanowitz, a lecturer in the Wits School of Electrical…

Web Summit

  LISBON, NOVEMBER 6-9, 2017 Web Summit November 6 – 9, 2017 Talk Robot LISBON, NOVEMBER 6-9, 2017 Han the Robot Robot – Hanson Robotics Hanson Robotics develops the world’s most humanlike robots, endowed with remarkable expressiveness, aesthetics and interactivity. The Company and its founder, Dr. David Hanson, has built a worldwide reputation for creating…