The 4-year project European Urban Media Network for Connecting Cities receives funding from the EU Culture Programme and Yves will represent iMAL at the kick-off meeting at m-cult in Helsinki, August 23-24, 2012. The project builds on experiences from Media Facades Festival Europe 2010, and extends the partner network to 11 organisations.
Ulrich Fischer author of Walking the Edit, a locative media cinema generated by walking in a specific territory with a smartphone, started the production of the Brussels version with a group of 6 local artists. The project will be exhibited during the update_4 biennial featuring the New Technological Art Awards nominees both at iMAL and Gent (opening on September 21 in Brussels)....
Flemish Minister of Culture Joke Schauvliege kills arts experimentation and innovation in Brussels.
End of June, Joke Schauvliege confirmed the final rankings of the various arts sectors advise commissions which were published a few weeks before. This was the last step of a long procedure for the renewal process of multiannual structural fundings for many art&cultural organisations in Flanders and Brussels (2013-2016). The results are terrible for many Brussels-based organisations...
iMAL hosts the shooting of the masterclass Tous pour l'art produced by Arte and ZDF and led by Angel Vergara. The Master Class will end with a short exhibition of the participants projects visible the time of a vernissage on Wedn. June 13th from 7pm.
Yves will be part of the Connecting Cities panel at the symposium Tools for an unknown Future, May 28-30, organised by MUTEK just before the Festival 2012, Montreal.
On Monday 21/5, 20:00 @ iMAL, VLEK & Herrmutt Lobby present for he very first time to the public Beatsurfing, a musical iPad App.
This Belgium-made application lets you design MIDI instruments from the ground up and then play them in a unique way using your fingers and bringing back a human touch and feel to your MIDI habits. More info, videos & interviews on beatsurfing.net.
On April 27th, 2012, iMAL hosts ICT & ART Connect, an event connecting researchers in Information Technologies and artists hosted by the European Commission’s Directorate General for Information Society and Media (DG INFSO).
See the official videos, final report and list of participants from the ...
This 31st March 2017, Le Pass (Scientific Adventure Park, Frameries) is opening its WOW ZONE, a new space dedicated to digital culture. Five interactive artworks have been selected following a call for projects, to be exhibited for the next five years in the WOW ZONE.
Among these five pieces, two have been through a residency at iMAL....
In March 2017, iMAL and Packed start a two-year research collaboration funded by Innoviris, the Brussels Institute for Research and Innovation to develop methods, tools and services for the preservation of digital-born content, as well as their public access through a new kind of media library for digital artefacts.
More on imal.org...
In the continuation of the symposium Blockchain.Fact.Fiction.Future and its hacklab in November 2016, a Brussels community emerged : BlockchainFFF. Gathering developers, artists, designers, activists,...its goal is to continue exploring the blockchain and to develop projects. The first meeting will happen this Saturday 10 December, from 13:00 to 18:00 at iMAL !