5 Sept - Gothenburg // Exhibition - The research project HSB Living Lab will host an opening ceremony for the completion of the house. More info soon.
28 Apr - Stockholm // Exhibition - I hosted host my first exhibition/AW in Stockholm @ NOX Consulting the 28th of April.
13-24 Apr - Gothenburg // Workshop - I participated this year as well, in both the open and closed program. The theme was creating art with code and future housing together with HSB Living Lab. The workshops focused on the intersection between art and technology. With hundreds of activities and about 70,000 visits The International Science Festival in Gothenburg is one of Europe’s leading popular science events and the only one of its kind in Sweden.
This year I will be hosting the following events:
16/4 - Future Housing - An HSB Living Lab open workshop where art will be created through discussions about future sustainable housing.
18-19/4 - Kod som skapar konst/Code that create art - I held closed workshops for eight graders from two different schools. It's an inspiration and introduction workshop for web development and digital art.
22 Mar - Gothenburg // Workshop - Next Up gives students in elementary schools the opportunity to explore how it's truely to work in the IT sector and hopefully find the future digital prodigies! I provided an creative challenge for the students to solve. See the collaborative artwork created together with 45 students here: Next Up Art
22 Feb - Gothenburg // Lecture - The Challenge Lab is where master students take on the planet's biggest challenges together with industry, government and academia. I was invited to hold a short lecture about my work and how I approach the future of education.
16,17, 19 Feb - Gothenburg // Workshop - I will be holding an open CSS Art workshop at Universeum, Scandinavia’s largest Science Centre. Universeum's task is to have a positive effect on children’s attitudes to science, technology and maths. CSS Art is a creative workshop exploring the intersection between craftmanship, science, art and technology.
16 Jan - Gothenburg // Lecture - I kick-start the year with a inspirational talk at Benify. I shared my vision about challenging the traditional view of what art is, and see the web as an empty canvas where opportunities in terms of personal expression become endless when you swap the paintbrushes for code. I also talked about how I predict the digital era will impact the education system and how I want to put my mark upon it.
1-2 Oct - Gothenburg // Lecture - I was invited to hold two lectures about the intersection between art and technology for parents and seniors who want to explore creativity in a digital age.
24 Sept - Gothenburg // Exhibition - Chalmers University of Technology rebuilds the group and gathers strength to become the global leader in entrepreneurship and innovation. They are investing almost half a billion Swedish kronor of their own funds into a new wholly owned subsidiary within Venture Creation. The doors will be open to all innovators and entrepreneurs who share the ambition to start new businesses. The 24th of September will be their kick-off day and I have been invited to create some live art.
28 Jun - 5 Jul - Visby // Workshop - Almedalen is Swedens biggest politcal forum hosted every year at Gotland. All the political parties, industries and organsiations will be present to discuss about the future of Sweden. I was invited to co-host a creative workshop during Almedalsveckan 2015 for HSB Living Lab (HSBLL) and the topic was co-creation and future sustainable housing. The participants included people from NASA, Rice University, The Green party of Sweden, the deputy major of Gothenburg, SISP, municipality of Luleå, JSP, HSB, Chalmers, communication consultants, and more. We also had the privilege to have the only Swedish Astronaut, Christer Fulesang, visiting us. Read more here...
5-7 Jun - Bristol // Lecture - Frontend United, formerly known as Drupal Design Camp, is a yearly European conference that moves from country to country. Its aim is to bring front-end developers, designers and Drupal themers from all kinds of backgrounds closer together and share knowledge, experiences and ideas face-to-face. Frontend United looks to help grow the local community as well as build bridges across Europe for further collaborations and cross-border exchange. I held a lecture about how I use CSS to create art but also to introduce web development through art using CSS in schools.
9-10 May - Stockholm // Workshop - Stockholm Mini Maker Faire is a festival where technology, game, science, art and experiment meet. Here can kids and adults try, explore, show, taste, inspire and get impressed by fantastic maker projects. This year it was held at Stockholm Museum of Technology and I held the CSS Art (Kodkonst) workshop.
13-24 Apr - Gothenburg // Workshop - I held an interactive workshop for students and the public at The international Science Festival. The workshops focused on the intersection between art and technology. With hundreds of activities and about 70,000 visits The International Science Festival in Gothenburg is one of Europe’s leading popular science events and the only one of its kind in Sweden.
2 Mar - Stockholm // Lecture - HiQ is one of Sweden's leading business working with digital solutions. They have an internal educational program called HiCollage. I have been invited to host a lecture about the Effectuation, Stewardship, and the intersection between art and technology.
24 Feb - Gothenburg // Exhibition - I have been invited to represent Gothenburg School of Art at The Röhsska Museum to inspire high school students and others who want to continue their education.
10 Feb - Gothenburg // Workshop - I held the first Code Art workshop (Kodkonst) at Universeum, Scandinavia’s largest Science Centre. Universeum's task is to have a positive effect on children’s attitudes to science, technology and maths. Code Art is a creative workshop exploring the intersection between craftmanship, science, art and technology.
23-24 Jan - Gothenburg // Exhibition - Electrodome is a new festival for interactive, electronic and transmedia art, aiming at promoting transdisciplinary works at the intersection of art and technology. Read post.
18 Nov - Gothenburg // Speaker - I held a speech about bridging the gap between art and science and why the limits of technology actually may boost creativity by talking about my creative process based on CSS code drawing circles and squares.
5 Nov - Malmoe // Exhibition - Øredev has its origins and focus on the software development process, from programming to project management. The conference aims to organize an event based on the concept of quality - for learning and networking - Sharing Knowledge.
15-17 Oct - Oslo // Exhibition - Webdagene is Norway’s leading conference for web communicators with 800 attendants in 2014. It's a 3-day conference with 1 day of workshops/tutorials and 2 days of keynotes and presentations. Web editors, marketers, communicators, content strategists, digital managers and designers are the primary audience for the conference.
20 Aug - Västerås // Exhibition - Focused on business and competence development in technology, expectrum provides a forum where creativity meets inspiration. Their joint premises aims to evolve into a natural development centre for school and business. Expectrum mean to help companies grow by offering a forum for a dynamic encounter between research, education and business.