Museums at Play

Museums at Play book cover

Museums at Play book cover

 

FakePress and Art is Open Source contributed a chapter to the book Museums at Play, about playful augmented reality solutions for museums.

The chapter is called “Toys++”, and it is written by Salvatore Iaconesi and Luca Simeone.

The Toys++ project had already been presented at the ICALT conference in Tunisia and had since then been developed into a fully working prototype.

REFF – workshop at Writtle College, Feb. 21th 2011

REFF in London with Furtherfield

on Feb. 21th 2011 REFF (with AOS, Art is Open Source, and FakePress) held a workshop in Essex at Writtle College.
The theme of the workshop was the reinvention of reality through critical practices and ubiquitous technologies.
During the workshop a short history of the REFF project was narrtes, quickly followed by a hands-on session in which the cross-media publishing tools released by FakePress under a GPL3 license have been installed and tested out:

MACME: a cross media publishing plugin for the WordPress platform allowing to transform any blog into an ubiquitous tool for publishing creating PDFs, ePub ebooks, QRCodes, location based media and augmented reality content.

KNOWNERS: a knowledge sharing ecosystem built on the wordpress platform

CoS, CONSCIOUSNESS OF STREAMS: a ubiquitous narrative first shown at the transmediale festival on 2011, through which FakePress created a global publication in which more than 35000 authors have created a realtime emotional map of the world

REFF at Writtle College

REFF at Writtle College

more info on REFF and the specific projects on:

http://www.artisopensource.net
http://www.fakepress.it
http://furtherfield.org

the global vision of REFF project can be seen here:

http://reff.romaeuropa.org

during these days:

on the 25th of February 2011 REFF will be opening up an exhibit at Furtherfield gallery in London

more info here:

http://www.furtherfield.org/exhibitio…

REFF – workshop at Westminster College, Feb. 22th 2011 (

REFF in London with Furtherfield

on Feb. 22th 2011 REFF (with AOS, Art is Open Source, and FakePress) held a workshop in London at Westminster College
The theme of the workshop was the reinvention of reality through critical practices and ubiquitous technologies.
During the workshop a short history of the REFF project was narrtes, quickly followed by a hands-on session in which the cross-media publishing tools released by FakePress under a GPL3 license have been installed and tested out:

MACME: a cross media publishing plugin for the WordPress platform allowing to transform any blog into an ubiquitous tool for publishing creating PDFs, ePub ebooks, QRCodes, location based media and augmented reality content.

KNOWNERS: a knowledge sharing ecosystem built on the wordpress platform

CoS, CONSCIOUSNESS OF STREAMS: a ubiquitous narrative first shown at the transmediale festival on 2011, through which FakePress created a global publication in which more than 35000 authors have created a realtime emotional map of the world

REFF at Westminster College

REFF at Westminster College

more info on REFF and the specific projects on:

http://www.artisopensource.net
http://www.fakepress.it
http://furtherfield.org

the global vision of REFF project can be seen here:

http://reff.romaeuropa.org

during these days:

on the 25th of February 2011 REFF will be opening up an exhibit at Furtherfield gallery in London

more info here:

http://www.furtherfield.org/exhibitio…

REFF – workshop at Westminster College, Feb. 22th 2011

REFF in London with Furtherfield

on Feb. 22th 2011 REFF (with AOS, Art is Open Source, and FakePress) held a workshop in London at Westminster College
The theme of the workshop was the reinvention of reality through critical practices and ubiquitous technologies.
During the workshop a short history of the REFF project was narrtes, quickly followed by a hands-on session in which the cross-media publishing tools released by FakePress under a GPL3 license have been installed and tested out:

MACME: a cross media publishing plugin for the WordPress platform allowing to transform any blog into an ubiquitous tool for publishing creating PDFs, ePub ebooks, QRCodes, location based media and augmented reality content.

KNOWNERS: a knowledge sharing ecosystem built on the wordpress platform

CoS, CONSCIOUSNESS OF STREAMS: a ubiquitous narrative first shown at the transmediale festival on 2011, through which FakePress created a global publication in which more than 35000 authors have created a realtime emotional map of the world

REFF at Westminster College

REFF at Westminster College

more info on REFF and the specific projects on:

http://www.artisopensource.net
http://www.fakepress.it
http://furtherfield.org

the global vision of REFF project can be seen here:

http://reff.romaeuropa.org

during these days:

on the 25th of February 2011 REFF will be opening up an exhibit at Furtherfield gallery in London

more info here:

http://www.furtherfield.org/exhibitio…

REFF – radio show at Resonance FM, Feb. 16th 2011

REFF in London with Furtherfield

on Feb. 16th 2011 REFF (with AOS, Art is Open Source, and FakePress) was guest of the radio show at Resonance FM

we had a chance to describe our current project in London and all over the world, to present and invite all the audience for the opening on Feb. 25th at Furtherfield Gallery and, most important of all, to invite everyone to take massive doses of our Augmented Reality Drug!

more info on REFF and the specific projects on:

http://www.artisopensource.net
http://www.fakepress.it
http://furtherfield.org

the global vision of REFF project can be seen here:

http://reff.romaeuropa.org

during these days:

on the 25th of February 2011 REFF will be opening up an exhibit at Furtherfield gallery in London

more info here:

http://www.furtherfield.org/exhibitions/reff-remix-world-reinvent-reality

REFF with Furtherfield at Resonance FM

REFF with Furtherfield at Resonance FM