Out of Curiosity featuring on 2010LAB.tv

Posted by Selina Schepers on Friday October 15th 2010 at 13:44

2010LAB.tv is an interactive web TV, blog and audio podcast for creative people in the Ruhr Metropolis and Europe. Our project ‘Out of Curiosity’, which resulted in 9 short films made by art student Joël Rabijns, will feature on this online platform. The teaser and a short introduction are already published. In the next weeks the other films will follow.

Also, together with this feature on 2010LAB.tv, Out of Curiosity has launched its own website. Go and take a look at www.outofcuriosity.be.

E-Culture Fair 2010: Catalogue online available

Posted by Selina Schepers on Saturday September 18th 2010 at 13:51

 2010 presented innovative projects in the cross-over fields of creative industry, research, education, art and design from Flanders, the Netherlands and North Rhine-Westphalia from
 till 25
 August in
 the brand new
. E‐Culture
 stands for exhibited projects, information stands, live presentations and demonstrations, workshops and performances.

The catalogue E-Culture Fair 2010: Connecting creativity, art and research from Flanders, The Netherlands and North Rhine-Westphalia is now available online:

The catalogue contains the following articles:

Dr. Inke Arns – Preface
Floor Van Spaendonck, Dirk De Wit, Dr. Andreas Broeckman – E-Culture in the Netherlands, Flanders and North Rhine-Westphalia.
Eric Kluitenberg – E-Culture in a transforming media landscape, towards a functional approach of new media culture.
Liesbeth Huybrechts – Hybrid objects as drivers for e-culture
Texts, images and contactdetails of all projects and partners

Download the PDF of the catalogue (in English and German) here

“Out of Curiosity”: trailer

Posted by Selina Schepers on Friday August 20th 2010 at 13:46

As a warming-up for the presentation of Social Spaces’ project “Out of Curiosity” at the E-Culture Fair next week in Dortmund (Germany), Joël Rabijns made a trailer. This short movie shows how Joël made a roadtrip and visited the participating schools in Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. To see the final outcome of the project you should definitely visit the E-Culture Fair, but in the meantime you can already get an idea of what we are presenting there by watching the trailer:

Trailer Out of Curiosity from Social Spaces on Vimeo.

For more information on the E-Culture Fair, see: http://www.eculturefair2010.eu/

“Out of curiosity” at the E-Culture Fair 2010

Posted by Selina Schepers on Monday July 5th 2010 at 13:49

On 23rd – 25th of August, the research group Social Spaces will be present at the E-Culture Fair 2010 in Dortmund (Germany). The fair is organized by BAM, the Flemish institute for visual, audiovisual and media art, “Virtueel Platform” and “Medienwerk NRW” and is part of RUHR 2010, the European Capital of Culture and ISEA 2010 (16th International Symposium on Electronic Arts). The E-Culture Fair revolves around (cross-disciplinary) projects on (media) technology, art, research and creative industry. Here, companies, schools, universities, research groups and artists from Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany will present their work. At a booth at the Fair, Social Spaces will present itself and several of the projects the group currently is involved in (closely collaborating with Z33 – house for contemporary art, the Province of Limburg and the Expertise centre for Digital Media).