Archives for the Future

We’re at Communia and hearing about some very innovative memory institutions and archives. Yeah, yeah. The word archives puts everyone to sleep, but here are three projects that should perk you up. Images for the Future Images for the Future is a joint project funded…

atoms&bits: what’s happening this week?

(from antischokke) Da wir inzwischen viel mehr Events im Rahmen des atoms&bits-Festivals ankündigen können, als wir zu wünschen gewagt hatten, ist die Kalenderansicht auf unserer Website etwas unübersichtlich geworden. Stefie hat sich die Mühe gemacht, eine kleine Zusammenfassung der Events am Wochenende in unseren Locations…

Open Up! Creative Commons Case Studies for Design

Open Up! Creative Commons Case Studies in Design on Slideshare Last month, John and I gave a presentation about Open Design at the DMY Symposium in Berlin. It was a bright and welcoming audience of young designers from the International Design Festival DMY. We were…

Governing Openness

Openness is a philosophy that is being used as the basis of how various groups and organizations operate. It is a relatively new term to describe a general way of doing things. — “Openness.” Wikipedia. Accessed 01.06.09. Over the span of four hours, Dr. Christine…

Thinking Openeverything

Time to get philosophical. The next Openeverything Berlin is sinking it’s teeth into the core principles of openness — digesting what we’ve learned so far from the Fokus events on Open Knowledge, Open Design, and Open Workspaces. The event, held auf deutsch, will be on…