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Remediating the Social

Remediating the Social | Johannes Helden

1st to 17th November 2012, Wed to Sat 12-6pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

Remediating the Social is the final event of the three year European project Developing a Network-Based Creative Community: Electronic Literature as a Model of Creativity and Innovation in Practice. A three day conference at ECA will accompany this exhibition at Inspace.

Romy Achituv / Johannes Auer, Rene Bauer & Beat Suter / Philippe Bootz / Mez Breeze / Andy Campbell & Kate Pullinger / J R Carpenter / John Cayley & Daniel Howe / Shu Lea Cheang / Johannes Heldén / Brendan Howell / Aya Karpinska / Donna Leishman / Judd Morrissey with Mark Jeffrey / Jason Nelson

48 hours | Future Shorts Edinburgh

Future Shorts

Saturday 8th September 2012, 7.30pm. £5
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

Future Shorts Edinburgh is back with another great line-up of award-winning short films from around the world. Future Shorts is a worldwide short film festival providing an alternative to the traditional film festival model.

Future Shorts Edinburgh aims to provide an alternative cinematic experience. Screenings are often accompanied by other multimedia elements including live music and rescores, performers and installations.

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Electric Bookshop #8

The Electric Bookshop

Wednesday 10th October 2012, 6.30-8pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

Henry Volans, Head of Digital at Faber and Max Whitby at Touch Press will be talking about their experiences from developing much-lauded poetry app, 'The Waste Land' in 2011 to 'Sonnets' a year later in June 2012.

Gavin Inglis is an Edinburgh writer known for his blistering live performances and his work with Writers' Bloc and Underword. His latest electronic literature offering is a genre-busting interactive novel called 'Eerie Estate Agent'.

FULLY BOOKED

48 hours | glitching

glitching

Friday 7th September 2012, 7.30 for 8pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

A digital dance performance and interactive installation inspired by the glitches and malfunctions of characters in computer games. These awkward movements have been re-enacted, choreographed and embedded in a 'live' digital environment for performers and audience to interact with.

Concept and artistic direction by Beverley Hood. glitching is funded by an Artist Commission from the Scotland & Medicine Partnership for the Human Race national touring exhibition. Additional funding has been provided by Creative Scotland and Edinburgh College of Art.

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PechaKucha Edinburgh #16

PechaKucha

Friday 24th February 2012, 8pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public. It has turned into a massive celebration, with events happening in hundreds of cities around the world, inspiring creatives worldwide.

It is curated in Edinburgh by Gordon Duffy, Principal of architecture practice Studio DuB. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of "chit chat", it rests on a presentation format that is based on a simple idea: 20 images x 20 seconds.

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Detours

Scott Hutchison

Wednesday 29th August 2012, 3.30-4pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

As part of the Edinburgh Art Festival Detours programme singer/songwriter Scott Hutchison of the band Frightened Rabbit will respond in this special one-off performance to our current exhibition of work by ~ in the fields.

Festival Detours are intimate live performances by stars from the worlds of music, comedy, poetry and prose. Produced by Trigger, each year performers are invited to give their own particular take on the art displayed.

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48 hours | State of the Map Scotland 2012

Openstreetmap

19th & 20th October 2012, 10am-4pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

The focus of the State of the Map Scotland 2012 Unconference is to let Openstreetmap volunteers meet and discuss what they have done over the past year and for those new to Openstreetmap to meet them.

This also will be an opportunity to meet with academic, government and private business groups that are using OSM Data as they show us what they are working on with Geographical Information Systems.

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PechaKucha Edinburgh #19

PechaKucha

Thursday 23th August 2012, 8pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public. It has turned into a massive celebration, with events happening in hundreds of cities around the world, inspiring creatives worldwide.

It is curated in Edinburgh by Gordon Duffy, Principal of architecture practice Studio DuB. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of "chit chat", it rests on a presentation format that is based on a simple idea: 20 images x 20 seconds.

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48 hours | Legacy

Legacy

1st June 2012, 6-8pm. 2nd June 2012, 12-6pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

For our annual Legacy pop-up shop, ECA 3rd year fashion students were asked to work collaboratively to create three new fashion brands for autumn/winter 2013.

Caste Collective, Relation and Fable are all underpinned by in-depth research into fashion marketing, emotionally considerate design and clear commercial context.

You can view and order any items from the collection at the lab. If you missed the ECA fashion show this year, there will also be a catwalk presentation at Future Shorts.

Atmosphere | Digital Storytelling

Blast Theory

Thursday 21st June 2012, 1:30-4:15pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

In this AmbITion webinar, Matt Adams from Blast Theory will introduce you to the core concepts behind interactive storytelling and explore their emerging potential within the creative, cultural and heritage sector.

You'll be introduced to Blast Theory's interdisciplinary artistic practice, and as a case study you will exclusively preview 'Belief' by Thomson & Craighead before its world premiere at the 2012 Edinburgh International Film Festival.

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