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    Posted: 8 September 2017

    Particle. Noun. 1. A minute portion of matter. [Physics] - a particle is defined as any of numerous subatomic constituents of the physical world that interact with each other, including electrons, neutrinos, photons, and alpha particles. [Mathematics] - a hypothetical object having mass but no physical size.


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    This Baltan particle recommends three alternative summer activities (in no particular order) next to the standard roster of festivals and reading books on a beach, cocktail in hand. 


    The exhibition “The Dream of Forms”, has been conceived as an imaginary landscape, a monstrous garden with perishable forms growing in it, as well as germinating surfaces, protuberant organisms and flat figures.
    The artists and researchers who have been brought together in “The Dream of Forms” testify to their encounter with the new possibilities of representation, derived from recent scientific and technological discoveries, which shake up our way of seeing and showing. Read more…

    1. Balance – Unbalance 2017: A sense of place – Plymouth University (UK)
August 23 – 27, 2017

    Balance Unbalance is an international conference designed to use art as a catalyst to explore intersections between NATURE, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY and SOCIETY as we move into an era of both unprecedented ecological threats and transdisciplinary possibilities. The theme for BunB2017 is: ‘A Sense of Place’. Our increasingly mediated relationship with the environment brings new insights to the invisible forces that affect complex ecologies. From meteorological data flows to temporal climate change models, our relationship with our environment is becoming more abstract, simulated and remote – tempering our desire to act. Could it be that we know more and experience less? BunB17 maps the coordinates of our Sense of Place – the horizontal landscape to the vertical transcalar spaces of the macro/micro. Read more...

    1. Summer school: Max4Live / MaxMSP for Musicians by Valery Vermeulen - Ghent (BE)

      August 23 - 26, 2017

    In this summerschool you will learn as a musician, music producer, composer, sound designer or artistic inspired creative mind to work with Max4Live on a practical as well as efficient level. You'll be given a brief overview out of the enormous range of different sound synthesis techniques available in Max4Live (subtractive, FM, wavetable, phase distortion, physical modelling and sampling). Subsequently learn how to build your own synth based on your own favourite synthesis technique – suitable for everyone (beginner or advanced). Sign up...

      1. Exhibition: The Dream of Forms – Palais de Tokyo, Paris (FR)
On show until September 10th, 2017
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