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The hackathon looks great - it is a real shame it's (1) sold out and (2) completely closed to the public.
Having been to a couple of tech hackathons, art hackathons make a lot more sense....


> Date: Fri, 6 Jun 2014 22:57:13 +0100
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> Subject: Re: [NEW-MEDIA-CURATING] The Space and the digital art hackathon at Tate
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> I wish I could go too. Victoria, am keenly awaiting the report!
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> On 6 June 2014 20:34, Victoria Bradbury <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> > Hi Sarah,
> >
> > I am participating in the Hack the Space event as part of a collaborative
> > team and will certainly report back... [you can let me know about the
> > simultaneous Image of Finance <http://www.imageoffinance.com/> opening!]
> >
> > Yes, it will be interesting to see the results of the judging, especially
> > after just 24 of work time on the projects.
> >
> > Victoria
> >
> >
> > On Fri, Jun 6, 2014 at 5:16 PM, Sarah Cook <[log in to unmask]>
> > wrote:
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> > > No comment from me (late on a Friday) about beards and
> > > social-event-planners, but if anyone registers, I'd LOVE to see the
> > > 'judging criteria' for best creative digital artwork.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > On 6 Jun 2014, at 16:13, bronac ferran <[log in to unmask]<mailto:
> > > [log in to unmask]>> wrote:
> > >
> > > hi Sarah
> > >
> > > am not going along but I did just take a look at the 3beards website.
> > > http://3-beards.com<http://3-beards.com/>
> > > B
> > >
> > > On Friday, 6 June 2014, Sarah Cook <[log in to unmask]<mailto:
> > > [log in to unmask]>> wrote:
> > > Dear CRUMBs
> > > I wonder who might be attending this event next week and can report back
> > > to the list. It looks like the much anticipated collaboration between the
> > > BBC and Arts Council England, The Space, is almost upon us -
> > > http://thespace.org/
> > > "a place where anyone can engage with the world’s best digital art as it
> > > is created."
> > > Does anyone know any more about how it will work and what is planned?
> > >
> > > ***
> > >
> > > Hack The Space
> > >
> > > June 13th-14th, 2014 in London
> > >
> > > ABOUT THE SPACE
> > >
> > > The Space is a new online agency to commission artists from the worlds of
> > > creative and digital industries, arts, and culture to create new work and
> > > to share free to audiences anywhere in the world. It has been set up by a
> > > pioneering partnership between the BBC and Arts Council England. The
> > Space
> > > is working with festivals, galleries, arts centres and others round the
> > UK
> > > and internationally.
> > >
> > > The Space will launch with an Open Call to invite new voices to pitch
> > > their ideas. The most original ideas will be commissioned by The Space.
> > The
> > > Space will be officially launched on the 13 June 2014 with the most
> > > ambitious Art Hack ever staged in the celebrated space of the Turbine
> > Hall
> > > at Tate Modern.
> > >
> > > ABOUT THE HACKATHON
> > >
> > > Over the 24 hours between the 13th and 14th June, 3beards, in conjunction
> > > with The Space will be hosting a digital art hackathon in the Turbine
> > Hall
> > > at Tate Modern. The event will start at 6pm on the 13th and run to around
> > > 10pm on the 14th June.
> > >
> > > THE BRIEF
> > >
> > > Take any form of data and transform it into a creative digital artwork.
> > >
> > > Further information on the judging criteria will be released on
> > > registration for this event.
> > >
> > > THE PRIZE
> > >
> > > A number of winners will be selected from the participating teams on the
> > > Saturday night. Prizes will include consideration for a full commission
> > > from The Space to further develop the project.
> > >
> > > HOW TO GET INVOLVED
> > >
> > > Spaces for the event are extremely limited. If you would like to apply to
> > > attend, please complete the Google form below and you will be entered
> > into
> > > the selection process for the event.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1LcyU8Jg-6xcjF_RFE2TtC6vdD6JIVyCcx3KALvnqLtQ/viewform
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > ===
> > >
> > > Dr. Sarah Cook
> > > Reader / Dundee Fellow
> > > Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
> > > University of Dundee
> > > 13 Perth Road DD1 4HT
> > >
> > > phone: 01382 385247
> > > email: [log in to unmask]<javascript:;><mailto:
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> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > The University of Dundee is a registered Scottish Charity, No: SC015096
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Bronaċ
> > >
> > >
> > > ===
> > >
> > > Dr. Sarah Cook
> > > Reader / Dundee Fellow
> > > Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
> > > University of Dundee
> > > 13 Perth Road DD1 4HT
> > >
> > > phone: 01382 385247
> > > email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > The University of Dundee is a registered Scottish Charity, No: SC015096
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > // Victoria Bradbury
> > <PROJECTS> www.victoriabradbury.com
> > Researcher @ www.crumbweb.org
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> > Attaya Projects <http://attayaprojects.com> // Collaborator
> >