Miriam Petruzzelli

Icra 07, Ubiquitous Robotics

From April 10 and 14 and happening for the first time in Italy , the 24 th ICRA's conference was set in Rome . ICRA is the International Conference on Robotics and Automation supported by IEEE , Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, an international association aggregating over 370,000 members in 160 countries and gathering the major experts and high-tech specialists. This association is considered as an authority in a variety of sectors such as aerospace systems, computers and telecommunications, control systems, consumption energy and electronics.... READ MORE...

(Italiano) Nulife, Digital And Emotional Environment

(Italiano) Per Milano aprile significa Salone del Mobile, una manifestazione che ormai da anni propone il meglio (e il peggio) del design nazionale e internazionale, in tutte le sue forme ed astrazioni. Ed  proprio in occasione della nuova edizione del Salone Internazionale del Mobile che Studio Canali sceglie di aprire al pubblico la sua nuova sede con Nulife, una settimana di incontri, eventi, emozioni.... READ MORE...

No Signal: Overseas Music

What will Fellini's movies be without Nino Rota's soundtracks? Chaplin's silent movies without its music counterpoint he composed even after sound advent? Chaplin, who believed that cinema's essence was its silence, has taught us that sound isn't composed of words, but notes.... READ MORE...

Eco-sustainable? Off-corso

Nowadays eco-sustainability is a very important and concerning subject. Everyday we are kept on alert by the media and their worrying news about dangers deriving from the traditional exploitation of our ecosystem that in 2050 will become unsustainable.... READ MORE...

Interfacce, Interactive Comunication

Dynamic and provokative, but also strong and sober. This is the Interfacce style, Roman show about mediated communication languages, this year at its sixth edition. Photography, video, movie and special effects, electro music, modelling and 3D animation, the Net and man-machine interation are the principal discussed themes... READ MORE...

Light Up Y(our) Contemporary

If, as De Kerkhove states, we are in the electric era, it is then allowed to consider the forms of digital culture to be a sort of Diogenes' lantern with which illuminate our humanity. Light up your contemporary , that is to say Transart, at its sixth edition between Trento and Bolzano, seems to boost this vision through a hectic schedule of events and performances... READ MORE...

Traces Of Identity And Memory Of The Present

Bunker Art Division with scientific consulting of NOT gallery has presented at the end of last June in Naples an inedited work by Ruben Coen Cagli and IABO , two decidedly distant artists with two apparently incompatible projects, both of them born from an attentive observation of the insecurity that pervades modern manhood... READ MORE...

No Brand’s World

From 15 to 17 June the first floor of CCCB in Barcelona gave hospitality to Sonarmatica , section of digital culture and projects of critical and creative use of the new media from Sonar festival, that this year had as subtitle Always On... READ MORE...

Meet Jaron Lanier

After Geert Lovink, Meet the media Guru meets Jaron Lanier, eclectic personality and specialised scholar in exploring and bringing the their extreme the frontiers of virtual reality. Lanier, authentic computer genius, is one of the pioneers of Virtual reality, ossimoro that he himself coined in the early 80's, and co-inventor of the famous DataGlove, the interactive glove used to get into virtual reality... READ MORE...

Briand Feat. Philip K. Dick

Mathieu Briand s first US solo show recently opened at L.A.'s REDCAT gallery. Briand, who was seen last November on the occasion of the lap of Emergency Biennale in Chechnya at the Stecca degli Artigiani in Milan, works at interactive installations where computer, electro music, robot, video etc., make up situations, environments and atmospheres... READ MORE...

Rld, La Republique Libre Du Design

Also this year Milan is speaking about design again in the liveliest and most gossiped about week of the season, Il Salone del Mobile. Here design is extended over a closed public to awaken wider curiosity and consensus, but still waiting to know if also this year the Salone del mobile will be a sort of collective relay race between aperitifs and parties or if instead everything will be reduced to a more authentic and introspective social and cultural dimension... READ MORE...

Art . Exe

Promoted by the town hall of Monza and the province of Milan, in collaboration with Teche 05. The archipelago of Ulisse, journey with interactive installations by Mario Canali will be inaugurated at Monza march 15 th... READ MORE...

Transmodal Intuition

An ever increasing number of artists shift through cultural interfaces, means and genres evoking both science and mythology, both technology and tradition. Postmodernism's heritage has changed into transmodal transit; today the human being is modulated by images, hyperlinks, processors, and nets... READ MORE...

Sound Identities

That technology changes the perception of reality or reality itself, that it is becoming more than an instrument of approach, we have already discussed, faced and established it; the means through which all of this happens are not static and unchangeable, if anything they are quicker, more changeable, and more unpredictable... READ MORE...

You, Robot

What is natural and what is artificial? What characteristic does this distinction take on today, if there be one possible? What can Man do facing a nature that is escaping the reductionism model and in which Man appears more and more of an exception... READ MORE...

Techne 05, Border Poetic

The space of choice of the art choosing new technologies and technology innovation becoming linguistic change is one of the most waited for events of this autumn in Milan : Techne 05 third edition of an international biennial exhibition promoted by the Province of Milan... READ MORE...

(Italiano) Culture Tv, New Media Cult

(Italiano) Che nonostante tutto non sia pi la TV a farla da padrona nel panorama mediatico contemporaneo ce l'aveva giˆ insegnato la guerra del golfo. Da allora, l'uso di internet  cresciuto in maniera esponenziale alla ricerca di contro-informazioni in risposta alla ben nota passivitˆ del tubo catodico e di cose da allora ne sono successe un bel po'. Nel mondo dell'arte si moltiplicano siti, blog e servizi online d'ogni genere. La rete ormai offre ogni tipo d'informazione e di intrattenimento a costo zero o quasi... READ MORE...

(Italiano) Arte, Complessita’ E …

(Italiano) Due gli eventi da segnalare nella primavera appena trascorsa, due le occasioni per discutere di complessitˆ e per riflettere sul ruolo dell'arte oggi. Universitˆ della Calabria, Cosenza: dal 19 al 21 maggio a Cetraro si  tenuto il Convegno Nazionale Matematica, Arte e Industria Culturale. Organizzata dal Dipartimento di Matematica e dal Dipartimento di Linguistica e articolata in relazioni, comunicazioni spontanee, poster session e presentazioni multimediali, la densissima tre giorni calabrese si  conclusa con una tavola rotonda sugli argomenti e le prospettive future del settore... READ MORE...