Arttech workshop at Mitt Möllan

During a three day long drop in workshop we invited software developers, designers, artists, financers, project leaders, engineers and other working with art and technology to explore financing models and meeting spaces for Arttech practices and actors. On Saturday April

/ Comments Off

Arttech workshop at Mitt Möllan

During a three day long drop in workshop we invited software developers, designers, artists, financers, project leaders, engineers and other working with art and technology to explore financing models and meeting spaces for Arttech practices and actors. On Saturday April

/ Comments Off

Bits and Beers: Maker

Making things together in sewing circles, maker spaces or art contexts, is not only about making new things. It can also enable co-articulations of issues related to living with technologies. Such issues could for example concern everyday use of mobile

/ Comments Off

Bits and Beers: Maker

Making things together in sewing circles, maker spaces or art contexts, is not only about making new things. It can also enable co-articulations of issues related to living with technologies. Such issues could for example concern everyday use of mobile

/ Comments Off

Mobile Mining

“I wont’ give you my mobile phone – there’s too much gold in it!”, a man said as we were collecting discarded mobile phones in an area in northern Sweden where mining has been ongoing for centuries. Tensions have yet

/ Comments Off

Mobile Mining

“I wont’ give you my mobile phone – there’s too much gold in it!”, a man said as we were collecting discarded mobile phones in an area in northern Sweden where mining has been ongoing for centuries. Tensions have yet

/ Comments Off

Public defence

January 24th we defended our thesis Patchworking Publics-in-the-Making – Design, Media and Public Engagement. Opponent: Nina Wakeford, Reader in Sociology, Goldsmiths College, London.

/ Comments Off

Public defence

January 24th we defended our thesis Patchworking Publics-in-the-Making – Design, Media and Public Engagement. Opponent: Nina Wakeford, Reader in Sociology, Goldsmiths College, London.

/ Comments Off

Seminar on Gender, Design and Pedagogy

A handful of researchers and teachers in higher education from across Sweden will gather 17-18 December in Malmö to explore what feminst design teaching in higher education is already – if it even exists at all – and could be

/ Comments Off

Seminar on Gender, Design and Pedagogy

A handful of researchers and teachers in higher education from across Sweden will gather 17-18 December in Malmö to explore what feminst design teaching in higher education is already – if it even exists at all – and could be

/ Comments Off

Transmissions and Entanglements

Public lecture on invitations at Transmissions and Entanglements: Uses of inventive methods, in London. Invited by Kat Jungnickel at the department of Sociology at Goldsmiths.

/ Comments Off

Transmissions and Entanglements

Public lecture on invitations at Transmissions and Entanglements: Uses of inventive methods, in London. Invited by Kat Jungnickel at the department of Sociology at Goldsmiths.

/ Comments Off

Fashion and textiles at Culumus 2013

During a workshop on fashion and textiles at Culumus 2013 Kalmar.the participants were invited to make a collaborative patchwork out of discarded garments that the members of the group had brought with them. Working with the material the participants’ had

/ Comments Off

Fashion and textiles at Culumus 2013

During a workshop on fashion and textiles at Culumus 2013 Kalmar.the participants were invited to make a collaborative patchwork out of discarded garments that the members of the group had brought with them. Working with the material the participants’ had

/ Comments Off

P.S. Sorry if I Woke You – an SMS novel on about being dumped, patched back together again and getting there

”P.S. I am sorry if I woke you” started with us taking on the role of contemporary rag pickers, in the project UNRAVEL / REPEAT. The figure of rag pickers was chosen partly because it is a character that would

/ Comments Off

P.S. Sorry if I Woke You – an SMS novel on about being dumped, patched back together again and getting there

”P.S. I am sorry if I woke you” started with us taking on the role of contemporary rag pickers, in the project UNRAVEL / REPEAT. The figure of rag pickers was chosen partly because it is a character that would

/ Comments Off

Post Conference, EASST /4S

å+k invited for and organised a Post-conference to digest the Science and Technology Studies conference EASST /4S. The afternoon and evening was devoted to possible future collaborations mainly between School of Arts and Communication, Malmö University and Lancaster University. Thanks

/ Comments Off

Post Conference, EASST /4S

å+k invited for and organised a Post-conference to digest the Science and Technology Studies conference EASST /4S. The afternoon and evening was devoted to possible future collaborations mainly between School of Arts and Communication, Malmö University and Lancaster University. Thanks

/ Comments Off

MEND*RS symposium

UNRAVEL/REPEAT at MEND*RS, the first Mending Research Symposium in the Lake District, England, to work with all the delegates on the collected mobile phones to seek a provisional answer to the question: What does it mean to bring these technologies as well as

/ Comments Off

MEND*RS symposium

UNRAVEL/REPEAT at MEND*RS, the first Mending Research Symposium in the Lake District, England, to work with all the delegates on the collected mobile phones to seek a provisional answer to the question: What does it mean to bring these technologies as well as

/ Comments Off

UNRAVEL/REPEAT

In UNRAVEL/REPEAT we are asking inhabitants in Kiruna with surroundings in the northern parts of Sweden to let us work with their discarded mobile phones. We will unravel and repeat the information and the technology that we find in the mobile

/ Comments Off

UNRAVEL/REPEAT

In UNRAVEL/REPEAT we are asking inhabitants in Kiruna with surroundings in the northern parts of Sweden to let us work with their discarded mobile phones. We will unravel and repeat the information and the technology that we find in the mobile

/ Comments Off

Collaborations between civil society and cultural institutions

Swedish Arts Council handed over a report with five ‘learning examples’ of collaborations between cultural institutions and the civic society. Threads was chosen as one of them. Threads was also at the ceremonial handing over of the report to the

/ Comments Off

Collaborations between civil society and cultural institutions

Swedish Arts Council handed over a report with five ‘learning examples’ of collaborations between cultural institutions and the civic society. Threads was chosen as one of them. Threads was also at the ceremonial handing over of the report to the

/ Comments Off

Threads – a Mobile Sewing Circle

Threads is a travelling exhibition where people are invited to embroider SMS by hand and with an embroidery machine connected to a mobile phone with bespoke software. Threads has its background in the project stitching together that we conceptualised in

/ Comments Off

Threads – a Mobile Sewing Circle

Threads is a travelling exhibition where people are invited to embroider SMS by hand and with an embroidery machine connected to a mobile phone with bespoke software. Threads has its background in the project stitching together that we conceptualised in

/ Comments Off

Bike Circuit

Bike circuit is a manual for a collaboration. Take it, make it yours, wherever you are! This is what happened in Oslo in September 2009 as part of the Manual for the construction of a sound as a device to elaborate

/ Comments Off

Bike Circuit

Bike circuit is a manual for a collaboration. Take it, make it yours, wherever you are! This is what happened in Oslo in September 2009 as part of the Manual for the construction of a sound as a device to elaborate

/ Comments Off

SMS-Embroidery-Feuilleton

“I am so angry with you, because you say so many relevant things!” This SMS was embroidered and published in the magazine Aluma in 2009. It was the invitation to collaboratively compose a feuilleton based on participants’ text messages. å+k

/ Comments Off

SMS-Embroidery-Feuilleton

“I am so angry with you, because you say so many relevant things!” This SMS was embroidered and published in the magazine Aluma in 2009. It was the invitation to collaboratively compose a feuilleton based on participants’ text messages. å+k

/ Comments Off