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An Update on Bateson’s An Ecology of Mind

I previously mentioned on this blog the Gregory Bateson documentary An Ecology of Mind that was directed by Nora Bateson. This post is just a quick update, giving some additional sources. There is a review of the documentary published in … Continue reading

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CAiiA Recipient of the 2011 Award for Best Practice in Higher Education

Happy to announce that the institution at which I conducted my PhD research  -  the Centre for Advanced Inquiry in the Integrative Arts (CAiiA), hub of the Planetary Collegium  -  is the 2011 recipient of the World Universities Forum Award … Continue reading

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2012/03/17 : : deadline for projects and abstracts : : Cybernetics Revisited – Towards a Third Order?

http://re-new.org/1851/submission-open/ Cybernetics revisited  -  towards a third order? re-new / IMAC 2012 has now opened the call for papers and artistic works. Submission deadline is March 1st, and the event takes place in Copenhagen, Denmark on November 19-24 2012 The … Continue reading

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2012/05/15 : : abstract deadline : : Crafting the Future

The 10th European Academy of Design Conference – Crafting the Future – invites proposals for papers on nine possible tracks. Design is a central field for practice and research in visioning and crafting the future – and facilitating changes that … Continue reading

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Shaun Murray launching ENIAtype Master Class in London

Complementary classes in Architectural Design, led by Shaun Murray During the last six years Eniatype has been designing learning experiences for students and industry in international institutions of architecture and design. We have recognized in our ever-changing environment people will need a … Continue reading

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2012/04/01 : : paper deadline : : Architecture or Revolution

Call published at the MIT Thresholds site. Available as PDF including submission guidelines: Cairo, Madrid, London, Santiago, New York, Homs—these cities have become sites for riots, political upheavals, prolonged encampments, and violent protests. The fact that so many revolutions take place on public … Continue reading

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2011/12/20 : : abstract deadline : : Technoetic Telos, Greece

TECHNOETIC TELOS: Art, Myth and Media within the Consciousness Reframed series IONION CENTER FOR THE ARTS & CULTURE Island of Kefalonia , Greece April 30 – May 2. 2012 “Convened in Greece, the conference takes its theme from the conjunction of … Continue reading

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2012/02/29 : : deadline call for articles : : Design Ecologies 2.1

Design Ecologies 1.2 was just published, including an article written by me (see earlier post). Here is the call for the next issue: Design Ecologies 2.1: the ill defined niche explores the possible shared territory between doubt and value of designing … Continue reading

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An Ecology of Mind, The Gregory Bateson Documentary

the film trailer: interview with Nora Bateson: There is a conference coming up in July 2012 in California, jointly organized by the American Society for Cybernetics & The Bateson Idea Group. An Ecology of Ideas Conference Asilomar Conference Center, Pacific … Continue reading

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Roy Ascott comments on the Change Paintings and other works

I changed the Change Paintings in London, on June 10, 2011. They make part of the Roy Ascott Retrospective. Here are some comments on these and other works by the artist himself. (There is some advertisement in the beginning of … Continue reading

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