Libre Graphics Meeting 2013: Future Tools
In April 2013, the yearly Libre Graphics Meeting and Interactivos?’13: Tools for a read-write world workshop join forces to exchange, discuss, produce and imagine Free, Libre and Open source tools for graphics and design. The event will take place in Madrid and is a unique oportunity for software developers, artists and designers from all over the world to collaborate and develop present and future tools.
Curating as environmentalism Curation: Elke van Campenhout & Adva Zakai http://environmentalism.stdin.fr/ Heroic Real Estate Otter of the 21st Century The Maggot On November 2, 2012, five writers met in the austere, white confines of the Inspace gallery, in Edinburgh, Scotland and wrote for seven hours. They were later joined by two other contributors. Their work [...]
If you’re already in Madrid, you’re welcome to drop by at the LGM venue and say hello! There are still no signs marking the entry, so here a picture of the way to the big entry gate!
Please help us bring developers to Madrid for the Libre Graphics Meeting 2013: Future Tools. Your donation helps us to reimburse support volunteer developers and presenters that would otherwise be unable to journey to Madrid. Your donation will be used for travel only so every contribution counts! http://pledgie.com/campaigns/19064
Sunday 14 April: Post-LGM activity! Guided tour by the Make Barrio workstation, coordinated by David Rodriguez The aim of these visits is to meet two of the oldest cultural industries MedialabPrado environment related graphic production. Since the sixteenth century the Juan de la Cuesta Printing inhabits the old house of the former St. Carmen Hospitalillo. [...]
The program is on-line! Four days of talks, lectures, performances, meetings and workshops gathered here: http://libregraphicsmeeting.org/2013/program/
In this years’ registration form we included the following question: “What would you like to happen at LGM?” Here are some of the inspiring answers so far: “Learn a lot, discover new things to learn, meet amazing people, and hack a lot, maybe create something new” “Inspiring futures for paper and for contents!” “I am [...]
Add to the growing list of Questions and Answers about Libre Graphics. 2013. Your contributions will be used to generate posters to promote LGM2013: Future Tools! http://libregraphicsmeeting.org/2013/r+w You can also include this Q + A as a widget into a webpage: <iframe src="http://stdin.fr/r+w_qa/" style="width: 250px; height: 250px; border: 0; overflow: hidden;"><iframe> (Thank you LAFKON and [...]
You are welcome to stay in Madrid, following the meeting, to collaborate on the prototyping and development of 9 projects aimed at the creation of new tools to design, edit, draw and write together. Medialab-Prado offers free lodging to collaborators in a Youth Hostel from 10 to 27 April (limited seating!). http://medialab-prado.es/article/convocatoria_colaboradores_lgru
LGM is above all an occasion for developers and designers to meet and discuss libre tools, technologies and ideas. Participation is free and registration is not required, but it is important for others to know if you’ll be there too, so please take a minute and sign up here.