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Studio blog

Inclusive Practice in the Pervasive Media Studio

Posted on Tue 21 Dec 2021

An update on the work we have been doing to make our Studio more inclusive, the work we are planning to do, and our annual Pervasive Media Studio Community Survey report

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Studio blog

The Case Against Crypto

Posted on Fri 3 Dec 2021

In this article Martin O'Leary, Watershed's Creative Technologist, sets out the case against using cryptocurrency and NFTs.

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Article

The Residents - Podcast Series

Posted on Fri 6 Aug 2021

The Residents – a series of four podcasts exploring tech, arts, economy and health through the lens of community and creativity, produced by Studio residents Will Taylor and Jo Kimber

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Studio Resident Community Inclusion Report 2016-2020

Posted on Thu 29 Jul 2021

A 4 year overview of the make-up of the PM Studio Community, and an introduction to the approach we took when compiling the report

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Article

Black Lives Matter – looking back at Watershed's year

Posted on Thu 29 Jul 2021

It is a year since Watershed stood in solidarity with Black Lives Matter and committed to the work we need to do. Clare Reddington, Watershed CEO, shares an update.

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Article

Overview of Research at Watershed

Posted on Fri 21 May 2021

Watershed's research strategy focuses on inclusive innovation, developing a creative sector climate sustainability framework & hybrid products & experiences. Here we outline our thinking & approaches to these research themes.

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Studio blog

Future Themes Blog - Its Our Pleasure

Posted on Tue 27 Apr 2021

In the fifth of our Future Theme Blogs we hear from Studio Resident Jane Gauntlett. Last year the Studio funded seven teams of Residents to explore ideas at the intersection of technology and culture.

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Future Themes Blog - “Ana Mendieta and Us”: the Silhouettes Project part two- interventions exercises

Posted on Fri 9 Apr 2021

In the fourth (& part two) of our Future Theme Blogs we hear from Ellie Chadwick at her team. Last year the Studio funded seven teams of Residents to explore ideas at the intersection of technology and culture.

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Future Themes Blog - “Ana Mendieta and Us”: the Silhouettes Project part one - about the project

Posted on Thu 8 Apr 2021

In the fourth (& part one) of our Future Theme Blogs we hear from Ellie Chadwick at her team. Last year the Studio funded seven teams of Residents to explore ideas at the intersection of technology and culture.

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Article

What is Disabledness to You?? Article by Rowan James Part 2

Posted on Mon 1 Mar 2021

Part Two of Rowan James's reflections on being a Resident in the Studio