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Institute for flexible cultures and technologies

Question of memory // Public talk about digital and postdigitalnom memory

Public talk, Conference / Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina / 28/05/2016

Public talk Question of memory – organized and produced by Napon, will be held on Saturday 28th of May 2016 at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina, starting at 12.30h. Talk is designed as a round table which will address the issue of slow forgetfulness of new media practices, digital and postdigital art and archives of digital culture.   AGENDA   12.30 – Gathering     13h – Jovan Đorđević “Digital forgetting”     13.20h – Howard Slater “MayDay Archive”   13.40h – Kuda.org “Archives”   15.00h – Luka Kulić “MSUV Archive”   15.20h – Učitelj neznaalica “Yugoslav humanistic…

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Conference – Question of memory

Public talk, Conference / Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina /

Institute for flexible culture and technologies – Napon is in it’s final research stage for the project Mapping of digital cultural heritage – Digital Arts at the turn of the 20th and 21st century. We are starting the preparations for our upcoming conference – Question of memory.   Upcoming conference “Question of Memory” deals with contemporary digital and post digital media art and culture. In recent years, questions of archives, memories, free access to knowledge, knowledge as a common good and the defense of the right to knowledge are becoming central themes in maintaining emancipatory projects.     In their…

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Mapping of digital cultural heritage

With financial support from The Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications,  Institute of flexible culture and technologies – Napon started with research work in the field of digital cultural heritage. Project Mapping of digital cultural heritage- digital art at the turn of 20th and 21st century, will be mapping and archiving digital practices in Serbia and the region.   The issue of digitization of cultural heritage primarily represents archive, categorization and preservation of cultural practices and artifacts in standardized formats. Digital cultural practices, an area that represents the identity and continuity of today’s technological society and in mass form dates…

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Publication – Contemporary readings – A debate about newest technological development

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In cooperation with Interkultivator (Belgrade) and the Academy of Arts (Novi Sad), Napon has launched a project Open School.   Open School Program has functioned as a reading group where participants analyzed texts on media theory, cultural studies and philosophy of technology, covering aspects such as algorithmic future, big data, privacy, technical internet communication protocols. The idea came to us when we noticed that young people need a space to analyze, discuss and reflect openly with colleagues and experts on the corpus of texts in the field of humanities, that are rarely presented in official curricula of colleges. The School…

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