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The Thingema and The Memory Mix

In October Jane and I worked with the National Museum of Scotland at their central Edinburgh site to explore a series of extensions to the Tales of Things project. As well as a series of story capture workshops that gathered … Continue reading

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Scottish Mental Health Arts and Film Festival

Tales of Things will be taking part in this year’s Scottish mental Health Arts and Film Festival. This will relate to our work with the National Museum of Scotland which we launched in April this year. At the Museum we … Continue reading

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TOTeM at Postdigital Encounters – Who Might We Be..?

In a few hours, we’ll be running a TOTeM workshop at the Journal of Media Practice‘s Postdigital Encounters symposium at the Watershed Media Centre, Bristol. Whereas most previous TOTeM workshops have focused on generating and showcasing object memories, Who Might … Continue reading

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Object Storytelling Workshop

    Tales of a Changing Nation at the National Museum of Scotland “We used to have a car like that…I remember the first TV we ever had…” If you have ever wandered round the galleries and spotted something from … Continue reading

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Tales of Things at the Museum

We are delighted to announce a collaboration with the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh. The project will launch on the 9th of April 2011 as part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival. As part of the Science Festival celebrations, … Continue reading

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Omniuniversity

Not one of our projects, but an interesting one- MadLab, Manchester’s pioneering creative and digital community space,  have announced the “Omniversity of Manchester”,  a new programme beginning in February 2011 . The Omniversity is a unique series of professional training courses … Continue reading

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Urban Internet of Things 2010

In November 2010 one of our researchers Dr. Ralph Barthel took TOTeM to the Urban-IoT workshop in Tokyo which was held as part of the international Internet of Things 2010 (http://www.iot2010.org/) conference, a bi-annual meeting point for over 350 researchers, … Continue reading

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Tagging Technologies Book!

Way back in May 2010, we ran a workshop to explore the publics apprehension for tagging technologies. It was very successful and provided insights in to the fears and concerns around RFID and the tagging of objects and people. The day … Continue reading

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