• Getting comfortable with change

    Thu 24 Jul, 2014

    A few people asked if my talk for the AMA conference would be shared online. For once I wrote notes - so here they are. Sadly minus cat gifs. Apologies for grammar and spelling.

    Posted by Clare Reddington

    More
    Default image
  • Playable Bristol

    Fri 30 May, 2014

    There's just over a week left until we announce this year's winner of the Playable City Award. Young journalist Emma Morsi joined us for the shortlisting, and has written a great piece on what the Award means to her.

    Posted by Claire Stewart

    More
    CitySelfie - one of the eight projects shortlisted for the Playable City Award 2
  • Recife: The Playable City, what next for our UK/Brazil teams?

    Fri 2 May, 2014

    After a cultural exchange spanning Bristol and Recife, and a fantastic weekend Showcase in Brazil, Recife: The Playable City is now over, but it will have ripples for years to come.

    Posted by Victoria Tillotson

    More
    Image of Aquatic Pathways. Photo by Beto Figueiroa, TragoBoaNoticia.
  • Announcing an open call for a Studio Artist Residency

    Mon 7 Apr, 2014

    We’re delighted to announce an open call for a new Studio Artist Residency - a fantastic opportunity for artists to explore ideas at the point where art, culture and technology meet.

    Posted by Cat John

    More
    Practitioners working at the Pervasive Media Studio, during Kieron Kirkland's Ma
  • Pulling Rabbits from Haptic Hats

    Wed 12 Mar, 2014

    Last week, I was asked to talk at Ludic Rooms' Random String Symposium, about the role of producer/facilitator and how collaboration can inform the dialogue between technology and creative practice. I thought it might be useful to post my talk (with links), so here it is.

    Posted by Victoria Tillotson

    More
    Image of talk title slide
  • Playable City Award 2014

    Thu 13 Feb, 2014

    We are delighted to announce that the Playable City Award 2014 is open for applications. Artists, designers, architects, technologists and creative practitioners from around the world are invited to propose new ideas that will challenge the screen-based clichés of a smart city, and respond instead to cities as playable, open, and configurable spaces.

    Posted by Jess Hoare

    More
  • Recife: The Playable City Sprint One

    Wed 29 Jan, 2014

    Recife: The Playable City part one kicked off on 8th January at Watershed in Bristol. In collaboration with the British Council and Porto Digital, we were delighted to host a diverse group of 20 artists, creative producers and creative technologists from Pernambuco (Brazil) and the United Kingdom for 10 days at Pervasive Media Studio.

    Posted by Jess Hoare

    More
    Default image
  • Kicking off the Digital Producers Lab

    Fri 20 Sep, 2013

    This week we hosted the first day of our Digital Producers Lab, here’s a brief outline of what we got up to…

    Posted by Victoria Tillotson

    More
    Lisa Heledd Jones getting to grips with the world's biggest teapot at NTW. via @
  • Hack The Quartet Participants

    Thu 18 Jul, 2013

    Announcing our amazing Hack The Quartet participants, taking part in a unique two-day musical event at Watershed as part of Bristol Proms.

    Posted by Clare Reddington

    More
    Default image
  • Making Magic

    Fri 5 Jul, 2013

    Clare Reddington, Director of the Pervasive Media Studio announces our new magicians in residence

    Posted by Clare Reddington

    More

Creative collaborations, new ideas, emerging technologies and talent development