Squatting Supermarkets @ Robot Festival, Bologna

Art is Open Source and FakePress will be at Robot Festival 2010, in Bologna, Italy, presenting a workshop on Squatting Supermarkets, on September 15th to September 18th, 2010 Continue reading

Squatting Supermarkets in Mondovì – lecture and presentation

A photo report of the presentation and lecture we held in Mondovì to present Squatting Supermarkets, in joining the SMIR european project. The art performance, technological platform and research process have all been presented to the local audience and to a few invited guests. Continue reading

Squatting Supermarkets @ Mondovì

On Friday May 5th 2010 Art is Open Source, FakePress and the Hub Roma will be in Mondovì together with the Piemonte Share Festival and associazione Marcovaldo to present the next steps of the Squatting Supermarkets / iSee project. Continue reading

Squatting Supermarkets / iSee at La Sapienza University in Rome

FakePress, Art is Open Source and the Hub Roma, together with Università La Sapienza, Rome, and Università Tor Vergata, Rome, present Squatting Supermarkets / iSee, a mobile action/performance/technology creating emergent social networks for critical consumism and urban narratives. Research and project works presented. Continue reading

teaching, education, interaction and real politics

At FakePress we have just started teaching 3 courses on Interaction Design at the Faculty of Architecture of Rome’s University “La Sapienza”. We will use these courses as an opportunity to enact what I can only refer to as “the most contemporary form of political action I can think of”. Continue reading