All posts by Andrew Gryf Paterson:

News / Open calls / Pixelversity
Following all the openness that has been around in Helsinki this year, as part of WDC, ADC and OK Festival, we invite you to get involved in a _very_ Open Workshop weekend! What happens in the workshop is open. How it gets done is open. What to spend the...
Open Workshop
#OpenDesign,CraftsandManufacturing
News / Pixelversity
The next upcoming Talking Trash(lab) presentation on Thursday 18.10. is by fashion, theatre and film designer and Reet Aus (EE), who also holds a PhD about her practice. Reet Aus, based in Tallinn, is inspired by how fashion design can be creative a...
Talking Trash(lab): Reet Aus presents Trash to Trend - Using Upcycling in Fashion Design
#Trashlab/RenewableFestivals
News / Open calls / Pixelversity
Light is History is a community based energy art space. It is an initiative to engage citizens with issues of community well being and energy consumption in daily living through art and research. The project is initiated and designed by Karthikeya Acharya...
#LightisHistory
Pixelversity / Recommended events
The Art-(Social) Science group of Centre for Independent Social Research (CISR) in St. Petersburg organises a series of events about DIY culture in the urban environment. On Monday 15.10. there will be a round-table discussion at CISR's Seminar room,...
#CreativeNeighbourhoodSkills
News / Pixelversity
Maria Törn (Aalto University) will present on Thursday 4.10. from 17.30-19.00, an overview of waste management, with an emphasis on recycling and recyclability, from an environmental engineering and researcher perspective. As previously the event will take...
Talking Trash(lab) lecture by Maria Törn: Waste Management & Recyclability
#Trashlab/RenewableFestivals
News / Pixelache Residencies
On this upcoming Tuesday 25.7. evening, from 17.30-20.00 at Made in Kallio's cafe (Vaasankatu 14), there will be a discussion about using the tools and methods of media art to foster collaborations, co-working and skill-sharing: From traditions of tea...
Discussion with Ilze Black: Fostering collaborations, co-working and skill-sharing
News / Open calls / Pixelversity
Designers, statisticians, journalists, researchers and technologists often apply visualization techniques in an attempt to make sense of large quantities of data. In this rush to create informational imagery both creators and viewers are often taken by the...
Dis-Information-Visualization workshop
#Pixelversity
News / Pixelversity
It's again the time to ride through the parks of Helsinki! The Urban Foraging Cycle Ride is a journey to Helsinki's urban edibles, including publicly available fruits, berries and nuts. The forage is led by Joel Rosenberg and on this occasion the tour is in...
News / Open calls / Pixelversity
This OK Festival satellite event focuses on the practice of open (media) publishing and visual free culture. It offers an introduction, consultation, and discussion period for local and regional non-profit organisations to learn more about the ins and outs...
News / Pixelversity / Recommended events
This upcoming week there are two apple-focused events in the Pixelversity Ecosystem and Environmental Monitoring calendar..The first event, called AppleThink Creative Camp takes place in Aizpute, Latvia from Thursday-Saturday 13-15.9. focuses on creative...
News / Pixelversity
To accompany the theme of James Wallbank's Talking Trash(lab) lecture the day before, Trashlabber Albert Laine will lead a visit on Friday 31.8. to Helsinki City's Sortti station in Konala which handles electrical and electronic waste. Bring your...
Trashlab Expedition to Konala sorting station
#Trashlab/RenewableFestivals
News / Pixelversity
The upcoming lecture in the Talking Trash(lab) series at Aalto Media Factory is this Thursday 30.8. from 1730-1900 by James Wallbank, CEO of Access Space Medialab in Sheffield, UK. Access Space is the UK's longest running and most sustainable free, open...
Talking Trash(lab) with James Wallbank: author of Low Tech & Zero Dollar Laptop Manifestos