Tag Archives: audiovisual media

Women tell stories using open audiovisual archives

As part of Mariana’s research on intercultural matters, digital tools and the re use of AV archive materials, she has been running a Video workshop in Monika Naiset Liito, a multicultural women’s association here in Finland. Participants were coming from Egypt, China and Nigeria and other countries. The workshop facilitate immigrant women to create their […]

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Re-designing our audio-visual cultural heritage

Couple of things we have contributed towards the goal of re-configuring our relationship with audio-visual cultural heritage 1) Mariana hosted a workshop on “How can AV contextualization practices benefit best from the affordances of online publication? ” in the context of the EUscreenXL project annual conference in Rome “From Audience to User: Engaging with Audiovisual […]

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TestiKaista – Boxee Application Prototype

Arki-tonttu has been working on an application prototype – TestiKaista – which is an experiment in studying the opportunities provided by new digital audiovisual media, such as how TV experience could expand to include media from Internet and computers at home. The prototype is built with the Boxee (www.boxee.tv) media center open-source platform, and provides […]

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Show&Tell 3.2010

In our March Show and Tell session, we had a guest presentation by visiting rerearcher Akira Sano, as well as presentations by Aapo, Anne, Sanna, Joanna and Andrea. Aapo started with a presentation of some experiments he has been undertaking for investigating TV interfaces for web-based content. Aapo has worked on customizing the Boxee application. […]

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Show & Tell 02-2010

Last week we had the second show & tell session of the year. The idea is very simple: we gather here in arki room with some tea or coffee and everybody makes a 5 min presentation. This way we get to know what we are up to or what we have found interesting recently. The […]

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