Calling East Midlands developers, designer...

We are looking for a crack team made up of a mix of eight: + Developers of all shapes, sizes and languages from Front End to Full Stack.+ Designers from product development to interaction and user-experience design.+ Hackers and Creative Technologists.+ Digital Producers.To join the K...

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Disaster Playground Previews at V&A during...

Disaster Playground is a creative platform investigating the design of emergency procedures in the space programme, with world renowned space experts at NASA, the SETI Institute and an all star team of composers, writers and international collaborators.Nelly Ben Hayoun presents a series...

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Know How: Broadway launches a Graduate & P...

Broadway is delighted to invite applications to access new and specialist knowledge through a paid graduate placement and post-graduate research programme; focused on building digital capacity & ambition within the East Midlands' Arts, Culture and Heritage Sector.As part of Know How...

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Broadway receives Arts Council England Exc...

Broadway has received a £200,000 Arts Council England Exceptional Award through its commissioning and artist development programme, Near Now.The award will go towards the production of Nelly Ben Hayoun’s new project, Disaster Playground, of which Broadway is an Executive Pro...

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Lisa Ma - Where Are The Luddites: An Open ...

Near Now are pleased to present Where Are The Luddites: An Open Call for Bioluddites? a new project currently being developed by speculative designer Lisa Ma, following her research as part of the Internet of Growing Things residency. “Where are the Luddites?” explores the ...

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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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Broadway invites tenders for knowledge tra...

Near Now Know How is Broadway’s newly established knowledge transfer project, part funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2007 to 2013 and supported using public funding by Arts Council England, with additional finance contributed by regional universities.Broadway is inv...

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Selected Near Now Fellows 2014 announced.

Near Now is proud to announce Dejan Mitrovic, Harry Sanderson and Ben Vickers as the very first Near Now Fellows.The Near Now Fellowship is a new national scheme established to support the artistic and professional development of UK-based practitioners across art, design, technology and...

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Libraries for the Future Research Team

Near Now are delighted to offer an opportunity for an artist / designer and creative technologist to work as part of the research team on the forthcoming Libraries for the Future research project with Nottinghamshire County Council.The project will explore how Nottinghamshire Libraries ...

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Joey Holder and Lisa Ma announced for Inte...

Broadway and Near Now have invited Joey Holder and Lisa Ma to work in collaboration, developing new work focused on food and future agri-cultures as part of a new research residency, Internet of Growing Things; analogising global food systems and industrial agriculture as a complex web ...

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Join Broadway's Creative Media Knowledge T...

Deadline for Applications MONDAY 16 DECEMBER, 12PM (NOON) Broadway is recruiting for two exciting new posts to deliver, with the existing Broadway team, a unique programme of creative media knowledge transfer opportunities aimed at helping SMEs working in the arts, culture and heritag...

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Broadway announces a new £30k National sch...

Broadway is proud to announce a new £30k National scheme to support the artistic and professional development of three UK-based practitioners across art, design, technology and education disciplines through a 15 month Fellowship with Near Now. Near Now is Broadway's commissioning...

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Near Now launch Internet of Growing Things...

Near Now are delighted to announce the launch of Internet of Growing Things, a collaborative research opportunity for two individual UK based practitioners to develop new work focused on food and future agri-cultures.From Sergey Brin's €250,000 lab-grown burger through to cutlery d...

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Invention studio Dentaku launch Ototo elec...

Near Now, Broadway’s commissioning programme, are super excited to host the launch of offbeat inventors Dentaku’s latest product, Ototo. Ototo is an experimental printed circuit board (PCB), which, combining sensors, inputs and touchpads, allows you to easily create your ow...

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Disaster Playground R&D at Victoria and Al...

Disaster Playground is the lastest project from award-winning artist and experience designer Nelly Ben Hayoun, and one of our major commissions for 2014/2015. We are ecstatic to announce that Ben Hayoun will be presenting the outcomes of the research through her position as designer of...

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Caddy Life: Field Broadcast

Live: 16 - 18 September 2013Download the Caddy Life desktop appSent directly to your desktop for comfortable home viewingRebecca Beinart / Annabelle Craven-Jones / Patrick Coyle / Matthew de Kersaint Giraudeau / Candice Jacobs / Sam Mercer / Kolanchoe / Samuel Rodgers / Erica Scourti ...

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Dentaku exhibit Ototo at the AND Fair

Saturday 5 October, 11 - 6PMAND Fair 2013FACT, LiverpoolDesign and invention studio Dentaku will be exhibiting the prototype Ototo board at the Abandon Normal Devices Festival Fair on Saturday 5 October.  Commissioned by Near Now, this will be the first opportunity to see and hear ...

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Podcast: Found Talk

Mike Sharpe, Creative Director of award winning motion studio Found, talks about the studios' approach to producing boundary breaking work that pushes both the technical and creative possibilites of motion design.  Spanning animation, live action and new technology Found are arguab...

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Belasco & New design app that tracks your ...

We are ecstatic to launch Belasco & New's latest project Soul Lines, a mobile app and slow technology project.  Based on the popular idea that your soul can only travel at walking pace, Soul Lines allows you to track your soul inviting provocative questions around personal data...

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Associate Producer - Internet of Growing T...

We are looking for an outstanding and experienced freelance producer to support our team to contribute towards the planning and delivery of our ongoing artist development work. This is an exciting opportunity for a person with a background in arts curation and production, interdiscipli...

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Field Broadcast - Call for Artists

Near Now are working with Field Broadcast and PRIMARY to lead Domestic Pursuits; a project that will develop new approaches to live broadcasting through collective experimentation. Working from residency space, PRIMARY House, the project considers the domestic contexts of broadcast rece...

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Badabing - Badaboom Filmmaking Talent Pool...

Broadway is looking to connect with emerging filmmakers living and working in Nottingham. From Spring 2013 Broadway we will launch Near Now a new commissioning programme producing work with international artists and designers that focuses on the place of technology in everyday life. ...

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