News

Tineke De Meyer & Duncan Speakman Residency

Posted on Thu 12 Sep 2019

So we were on this island. I could tell you how we got there, describe the flight and the water & how we had trained our mind & prepared our body for it....

Studio blog

There’s no “I” in team

Posted on Fri 6 Sep 2019

Lily Green reflects on the bumper car ride that is the studio, with artists, technologists and producers colliding and playing to create and develop all kinds of joyful digital, personal and tangible experiences.

Introducing our Winter Residency artists

Posted on Thu 17 Oct 2019

Following our open call for Watershed and MAYK’s Winter Residencies programme, we’re delighted to announce the three artists who will develop works exploring technology and climate breakdown.

Article

Stepping into Virtual Reality - where to begin?

Posted on Wed 28 Aug 2019

This is the second in a series of articles, commissioned by Watershed & Arts Council England, to act as a resource for artists looking to work with art and emerging technologies in the South West.

Image of Amy Draper using a MI.MU Glove to perform Bob
Studio blog

Bringing Bob to life

Posted on Wed 28 Aug 2019

Find out about our latest Residency, supporting Amy Draper, Nina Dunn and Tessa Bide to integrate gestural technologies into Bob, a magical theatre piece for families...

Image of Magz Hall testing Skyport. Photo by Jon Aitken 2019.
Studio blog

Catching up with our Artists in Residence

Posted on Mon 15 Jul 2019

Our call for the Winter Residencies programme is currently open, so we thought this was a good time to let you know what our last cohort of funded resident artists have been up to...

Euella Jackson, Shamil Ahmed & Sammy Jones at Pervasive Media Studio
Article

Art and Technology in the South West

Posted on Tue 14 May 2019

This is the first in a series of articles, commissioned by Watershed & ACE exploring art & emerging technologies in the South West. Journalist and Rife Editor, Sammy Jones looks at the places and spaces supporting this work.

Network for Creative Enterprise mapping workshop
Article

Business support for creatives in a post-industrial era

Posted on Wed 3 Apr 2019

Network for Creative Enterprise: a few highlights of achievements, challenges, learning and what next.

Studio blog

International Women's Day 2019

Posted on Wed 20 Mar 2019

In the lead up to International Women's Day, we took a look at what some of the studio residents are doing, and celebrated their stories as women in the world of creative technology...

Studio blog

Welcome to the Pervasive Media Studio

Posted on Fri 25 Jan 2019

Want to be inspired, take a break, and learn more about brilliant projects and people working with creative technology?

Tom Baliey Standing in front of holding slide
Lunchtime talk write-up

Biosphere IV: Re-imagining the future of nature

Posted on Fri 12 Oct 2018

Joining us this week Tom Bailey talks to us about the R&D phase of his latest performance piece - Biosphere IV.

Lunchtime talk write-up

'Clearer Is Not Always Louder’. Deafness, Language & Sound.

Posted on Tue 18 Sep 2018

Jonny Cotsen is an Artist, Teacher, Father and Deaf man. He joined the Studio earlier in the year as part of the New Talent Residency Programme. In this talk he will talk about  his previous solo-show, ‘Louder Is Not A...