1999: the beginning: iMAL (interactive Media Art Laboratory), is a non-profit association created in Brussels in 1999. It was founded by individual artists, media producers, interactive designers, software engineers, and by NICC (a Belgian association of visual artists) with the objective to support artistic forms and creative practices using computer and network technologies as their medium.
Nadine is an arts laboratory aimed at developing research focusing on transdisciplinary experiments in the fields of new media and live arts. nadine is a flexible and evolving project that doesn’t shy away from questioning itself, to be able to stay on top of the constantly changing needs of the artists.
Timelab comprises a FabLab, an artistic residency programs, research and social encounter moments where artists, experts and other interested people, ideas and inspiration can be found.
EBN (European business & innovation centre network)è la Rete europea non-governativa che incorpora più di 250 BICs, incubatori tecnologici e di Imprenditorialità.
The managers of the Walloon science parks, members of SPoW network, and the associated research intitutions signed a specific QUALITY CHARTER on November 2007, recognized by the International Assosiation of Science Parks.
The European BIC Network is the reference point on innovation, incubation and entrepreneurship in Europe.
TodaysArt is a festival concept that revolves around the presentation and development of adventurous contemporary visual and performing arts in a variety of urban settings. The Hague [NL] / 21 + 22 September.
Plateau is a knowledge, innovation and partnership portal to research and development of photonic technologies. Plateau’s mission is to facilitate the transfer of new, pre-competitive technologies in photonics to practical and/or industrial applications and the co-development of photonic solutions through interdisciplinary academic-industrial collaboration.
Cimatics aims at supporting innovative experiments and outstanding productions in the fields of audiovisual and digital culture. Cimatics Platform is a framework for initiating and facilitating audiovisual productions, events, publications and workshops. Cimatics Festival focuses on presenting to a large and diverse public what is taking place at the cross-roads of art, media, music, design or technology.
The trio Jonas Nachtergaele, Ruben Nachtergaele, and Kurt Stockman, aka Kapotski have become quite infamous for (re)appropriating unexpected technologies and artefacts for the creation of music.
The academy’s top-class educational standards are characterized by its high-level of teaching staff and researches working in close collaboration and mutual inspiration with students. Internationally acclaimed artists regularly fulfil teaching stints at the Royal Academy. Art critics, curators, and academics come to visit and lecture. Disciplines such as graphic and textile design, fashion, book illustration and web design draw the best professionals working in their fields at the moment.
The career of Ulf Langheinrich is best known for his internationally acclaimed work in the two-man group, Granular Synthesis, in collaboration with Kurt Hentschlaeger. The project, which began in 1991 with these two self-proclaimed «media terrorists», does more in the way of a performance than it does to define the men involved.
L’agenzia Happiness Brussel ha progettato la prima app «comportamentale» ovvero studiata per incidere con decisione su un comportamento individuale come la velocità di guida. L’idea nasce dall’osservazione che i giovani tendono a guidare troppo velocemente soprattutto quando ascoltano la loro musica preferita, aumentando molto il rischio di incidenti.
di Francesco Mizzau
Timelab Artistic Residency Programs
I-Mal Center for Digital Cultures and Technology