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Announcing an open call for our 2017 Residencies

Posted on Thu 27 Apr 2017

We are delighted to announce an open call for our 2017 funded Residency programme. We have two programmes on offer, both of which support brilliant people working at the intersection of culture, creativity and technology.

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It Must Have Been Dark By Then

Posted on Fri 21 Apr 2017

Studio resident Duncan Speakman is known for creating urban audio walks that use music and reflective text to shift people’s perception of their surroundings.As part of the Ambient Literature research project he has created...

The Last Blues Song of a Lost Afronaut - film launched

Posted on Wed 17 May 2017

We are delighted to share a short film documenting the work developed by Edson Burton, during his recent Artist Residency at Pervasive Media Studio.

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Meal Plans

Posted on Fri 12 May 2017

David Lisser is an artist based in Newcastle upon Tyne, and over the next three months he will be working between Newcastle and the Pervasive Media Studio on a new research-led project called Meal Plans.Meal Plans imagines th...

Introducing our newest Artist in Residence

Posted on Wed 10 May 2017

Introducing David Lisser and his new project Meal Plans, our latest residency hosted in collaboration with At Bristol.

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Making Music with mi.mu Gloves

Posted on Mon 8 May 2017

Dom Brown is a PhD student at UWE studying Computer Science and Creative Technologies. mi.mu gloves started life as research project in 2011 with artist and founding director Imogen Heap.The gloves have developed from th...

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In My Shoes: Intimacy

Posted on Tue 2 May 2017

In 2011 Jane founded the internationally recognised empathy project In My Shoes. In My Shoes is an ever-expanding collection of first-person documentary style interactive performances, which guide participants through the bea...

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Vulnerable Creativity

Posted on Mon 10 Apr 2017

Rosie Poebright is a digital artist, a storyteller and real-world game designer. She works with a powerful mix of ingredients to design her experiences - most importantly audience agency, interactivity and embodiment. As Crea...

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Kings Cross (REMIX)

Posted on Sat 1 Apr 2017

In Tom Marshman's latest show Kings Cross (REMIX) he has brought to light testimonies of hidden histories in the Kings Cross area in London. It is an area that has undergone radical change since its days as an underground hub...

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2030 Hive Mind

Posted on Fri 31 Mar 2017

2030 Hive Mind is the first major project from Free Ice Cream. The company is focused on using games to help people play with complex subjects.

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SUPERNOVA: Using the space as an Instrument

Posted on Mon 20 Mar 2017

Sleepdogs is a collaboration between director / producer Tanuja Amarasuriya and writer / composer Tim X Atack. They make fictions for theatre, screen and audio; mixing and matching influences and processes across different fo...

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Revinyl Sessions

Posted on Fri 10 Mar 2017

Bob Leadbeater and Jack Barnett came in to talk to us about vinyl, DJing and their new idea for an accessible and adaptable DJ mixer.