Berlin’s Media Art Community: A Female Perspective

Berlin's Media Art Community: A Female Perspective from Michelle Thorne Last month I was kindly invited by Supermarkt’s founder and curator, Ela Kagel, to speak about my perspective as a woman in Berlin’s media + tech scene. We were asked to share our influences, mentors…

Mozilla Webmaker auf Deutsch

I was kindly invited to speak at the press conference for Campus Party Europe, a one-of-a-kind hack camp taking place in the former Berlin airport Tempelhof from August 21 – 26. Campus Party is truly a remarkable feat of logistics and organization, with 10,000 participants…

Awesome Foundation Berlin: ACPad Guitar

A modded acoustic guitar snapped up the most recent Awesome Foundation Berlin grant. The €1000 cash was handed over in a brown paper bag to Rainer from RobinSukroso to further develop his stringed axe meets drum machine, the acpad guitar. Rainer spent the last 3…

Politics

One of the joys of working out of betahaus is that whirling, creative projects unexpectedly sweep you up into their world — even if for a second. Last week a few betahausers & I joined in for a scene in Diego Agullo and Dmitry Paranyushkin’s…

Iron Blogger Berlin

Inspired by Joi, who in turn was inspired by Mako, my jacket-twin Nicole & I are tying ourselves to the mast and taking up the Iron Blogger challenge. The set-up? Iron Blogger is a blogging and drinking club. The rules are pretty simple: Blog at…