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DIY WORKSHOP: Create a Successful Social Media Strategy in 30 minutes

Ben Romberg, Community and Insights Manager at Spinnaker

Time: 3:30- 4:00pm

Freelancers, musicians, small organisations and anyone interested in promoting themselves online, learn how social media can help. How to create a strategy that will give your band, brand or …
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Tom Uglow

Time: 11:20am – 12:30pm

Tom Uglow leads Google’s Creative Lab in Europe, working on new ideas and global brand projects for Google and YouTube such as Life in a Day, Chrome, Art Project, Play, the YouTube Symphony Orchestra, Search On, …

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Scott Snibbe presents Bjork’s Biophilia


Time: 4:00 – 4:30pm
(Video Conference Presentation)

Scott Snibbe will join the Alpha-ville Symposium remotely to present Björk’s Biophilia – the first app album – and discuss how the emergence of music apps for mobile devices promises to reacquaint listeners …

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Nobody Here

Time: 2pm | Duration: 51.34mins

Nobody Here – A survey of art in a digitised society, curated by Paul Purgas

A selection of artists’ moving image exploring themes of culture, identity and ownership in the expanded digital age. The programme

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Athens Video Art Festival Programme

Time: 1pm | Duration: 24mins

Athens Video Art Festival compilation curated by Sotiris Iliadis and Timothy Laskaratos collects video works with the aim to pose questions marking a starting point for a substantial shift from the  surface straight to the …

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Biosynthesizer

Ka5 (Ka Fai Choy) & Mark McKeague

SG & UK, 2011

Times: || SATURDAY 24 (14:45 – 15:00) || SUNDAY 25 (14:00 – 14:15)

Biosynthesizer is an audio-visual experiment exploring the possibilities of human circuit bending. Hacking into the electric …

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Written Images

Martin Fuchs & Peter Bichsel

CH, 2011

Digital technologies are successful tools in contemporary design. Their ascent, however, is a continuation of well-tried and reliable analog processes. No matter whether paper or digital approach — the designer organizes elements by

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Edits

Dean McNamee & Tim Burrell-Saward

UK, 2011

Originally installed as part of Wikipedia’s official 10th anniversary party, at the Louise T Blouin Foundation in West London in January 2011. Alpha-ville are pleased to present a re-formulated version of this installation,

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Rot.Skecth

Jean Helfenstein

US, 2011

Rot.Sketch is an HTML5 experiment that allows user to create abstract graphics using a drawing process inspired by the Spirograph.
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The Godot Machine

Ollie Palmer

UK, 2010-11

The Godot Machine is a device which monitors and prevents the movement of a single ant.An ant sits atop a white globe, monitored from above by a camera. As the ant moves forwards, the sphere rotates

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Unit 15, Bartlett School of Architecture


Time: 2pm

Showcase of work by one of the most talented units at the Bartlett School of Architecture curated and presented by Nic Clear – course Director.

Unit 15 is a postgraduate design unit that specialises in the use of …

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Katy Beale

Time: 11:20 – 12:30

Katy Beale is co-founder of Caper, an agency that inspires disruptive thinking and digital innovation, and who run the Culture Hack project. Most recently, she’s worked Royal Academy of Arts, London Word Festival, South London Gallery, …

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PressPausePlay

Time: 12pm | Saturday, 24th
             4pm | Sunday, 25th

PressPausePlay | David Dworsky & Victor Köhler | 2010 | 1h20 minutes

PressPausePlay is a film about the digital culture, hopes and fears. Premiered at South By
SouthWest, this documentary film

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2011 Moving Image Awards

Time: 2:30pm | Duration: 26 mins

Screening of the winners of the 2011 moving image competition in partnership with Vimeo, Little White Lies, Shooting People and Animate Projects, Alpha-ville has invited artists working across all genres including animation (2D, 3D,

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Filip Visnjic

Time: 11:20am – 12:30pm

Filip Visnjic is an architect, lecturer and a new media technologist born in Belgrade now living in London. He specialises in directing web, new media and architectural projects while also contributing to a number of blogs …

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Alpha-ville online cinema on MUBI

A curated online for the online cinema Mubi, following the directives of Alpha-ville’s 2011 film programme, focusing on the contemporary digital revolution debate, specifically in the artistic field and exhibiting the work of artists that engage with the consequences of …

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Bill Thompson

Bill Thompson
Time: 1:20 – 2:00pm

Bill Thompson has been working in, on and around the Internet since 1984 and spends his time thinking, writing and speaking about the digital world we are in the midst of building. He appears weekly on

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Make Music Workshop

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A practical introductory workshop designed by Alpha-ville to learn creative ways of making, recording and mixing electronic music with Ableton Live software.
The workshop was led by experienced electronic music composer Jo Thomas who used examples drawn from her own …

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Spanish Borders

Time: 12.30pm
Duration: 37 minutes

This programme brings together a number of Spanish artists working in audiovisual format from a permeable perspective, where the practice of video art intersects with other disciplines such as film, video games, video or graphic …

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Patrick Hussey


Time: 2:10 – 2:30pm
Digital Manager & Social Media Consultant at Art & Business.
Patrick is digital manager at Arts & Business. Employed to create a social presence from scratch, Arts & Business now has over 10,000 fans and followers …

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Charles Beckett


Time: 2:10 – 2:30pm
Relationship manager – Digital and Creative Economy, ArtsCouncil London
‘Charles Beckett is the Relationship Manager for Digital and Creative Economy at Arts Council England’s London office. He helps artists and organisations based in London to take …

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fbFaces

 

Joern Roeder & Jonathan Pirnay

DE, 2011

“fbFaces“ is a project by Joern Roeder and Jonathan Pirnay. It explores the issue of data accessibility on the Internet; a topic that is gaining more and more importance and currency in

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Olivia Solon

Time:14:50 – 15:50 

Moderator

Olivia Solon is a writer and editor specialising in technology, science, startups and digital culture. Currently Associate Editor of Wired.co.uk , she has also had work published in Metro, The Telegraph, Marketing Week, Music Week, and …

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Keiichi Matsuda

Keiichi Matsuda
Time: 2:50 – 3:50pm
“The implications of immersive Augmented Reality are far-reaching and could dramatically change the way we construct and occupy urban environments. The internet is in the process of consuming the music and film industries, causing major changes

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Ronald Carpentier


Time: 2:50 – 3:50pm
VP Marketing & Operations at Layar.

Ronald (MScBA) is responsible for marketing at Layar, the world’s largest mobile augmented reality platform with more than 10M installs, 9,000 developers and 2,500 layers. Layar brings impactful augmented reality …

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Ben Stevenson

Times: 2:50 – 3:50pm

Times: 2:50 – 3:50pm
Ben Stevenson, creator of the Augmented Reality Cinema concept, is currently running a start-up in stealth-mode at the Design London incubator. Ben has a background in film with work screened at Cannes, …

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