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Broadway Cinema's commissioning and production agency.

 

Libraries for the Future

Libraries for the Future is a research project initiated by Nottinghamshire County Council Arts Services in partnership with Near Now to explore how Nottinghamshire Libraries might creatively use technology to engage library service users in a growing cultural offer.

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Dentaku's musical invention kit Ototo full...

Ototo is an all in one musical invention kit from design studio Dentaku, that allows anyone to quickly and easily create their own electronic instruments, without any prior electronics experience. With Ototo you can unpack the kit and straight away start making a saxophone out of drainp...

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Disaster Playground

Disaster Playground is a creative platform investigating the design of emergency procedures in the space programme, with space experts at NASA, the SETI Institute and an all star team of composers, writers and interna...

Talk: Poetic Machines and Scenarios of Pro...

Jürg Lehni works collaboratively across disciplines, dealing with the nuances of technology, tools, and the human condition. His works often take t...

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From Cat Killers to Kitty Activism

A journalist sent me down a rabbit hole with an economist that wants to get rid of all cats in New Zealand...  from: http://garethsworld.com/catstogo/ I was stuck. I wince at the imaginary online screaming match. This is no-go area: pointing out the white elephant in the roo...

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