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Digital art continues to reach all parts of the world

The debate between traditionalists who create with the purity of brushes and pens against the new media artists who generate artworks with anything digital technology has to offer, is expected to continue for a long time yet. Some artists from Africa, show why their artworks are classified as digital art. Continue reading


CULTURAL HERITAGE on line – Trusted Digital Repositories & Trusted Professionals

The 3rd edition of the “CULTURAL HERITAGE on line – Trusted Digital Repositories & Trusted Professionals” Conference will be held on 11-12 December 2012 in Florence, with a rich program of specialised events and tutorials. The focus is on competences … Continue reading


Augmented Reality, a bridge between our universe and the digital universe.

Project Paperclip is a photography exhibit that uses real-time processed reactive soundscapes. The concept was imagined by the Portuguese creative Nuno Serrão, and by including the auditory canal, it tries to transport visitors to a state that gives them a more immersive interpretation of the 16 photographs. Continue reading


Teleperformance: collaborating towards new artistic forms.

New technologies have opened new perspectives in the artistic field. Nowadays, numerous artistic and cultural projects use those technologies as tools, subjects or medium to explore and express new visions of the real and virtual worlds. One of these technologies, … Continue reading


Modern Street Art: when Unconventional Art encourage People

Street art can be a powerful platform for reaching the public, and many of the artists use social media (Facebook, Flickr) to maintain their fan base and to spread their art work further. In recent years, from being aggressive, street artists have mellowed down and a lot of them have taken the modern street art revolution to a more mature and humanist level, to encourage people to feel better about themselves every day. Continue reading


Editech – Editoria, Innovazione, Tecnologie

Book publishing today is a market where digital and traditional coexist, where borders and frontiers blur and at the same time defy each other. It is a world where the roles of readers, publishers, authors, distributors refuse to be rigidly … Continue reading


IPhone will bring you to discover Florence during Dante Alighieri’s era.

There are many ways to visit a city, and Florence, owing to its artistic richness, can be visited in many alternative tours. Concurrent to the performances of Roberto Benigni in Florence (Piazza Santa Croce), “TuttoDante”, 12 events during which the … Continue reading


Europeana Plenary 2012

“Connecting Society through Culture…the power of partnerships, open data and cutting edge technology”   The Europeana plenary aims to: inspire new ideas showcase  innovative approaches to digitised content connect people and concepts to help realise ideas You will have the … Continue reading


e-IRG Workshop

This e-IRG workshop will be organised under the Danish Presidency of the European Union in Copenhagen (Denmark), on Monday afternoon 11 June and Tuesday morning 12 June 2012. The workshop is co-hosted by the e-IRG Danish delegation, now the Danish … Continue reading