Somerset House Studios
Somerset House Studios is a new experimental workspace for artists, makers and thinkers in the centre of London with over 200 residents. The Studios are a platform for the development of new creative projects and collaboration, promoting work that pushes bold ideas, engages with urgent issues and pioneers new technologies. Residents include Beatrice Dillon, Gaika, Marija Bozinovska Jones and Libby Heaney. Leonara works directly with Studio artists to develop and realize their projects as part of an ongoing public program of events.
perte de signal
perte de signal is a Montréal based artist-run centre that promotes and fosters the development of digital arts and innovative artistic uses of technology. From audio performances to video projections, to software and mechanical/robotics installations to public interventions, the perte de signal membership works in a variety of mediums while exploring a wide array of artistic and formal approaches. The centre is committed to: promoting its members work on a national and international scene; supporting creative research and experimentation; developing critical thought concerning digital arts; and providing mediation geared towards a range of audiences. Above all, perte de signal strives to be a venue that encourages initiatives, cultivates collaborations, and supports the transmission and exchange of experiences and know-how within the greater artistic community.
Focused on the links between art, technology and politics, Medialabmx is a non-profit organization based in Mexico City since 2013. The space brings together an interdisciplinary group of artists, designers, engineers and philosophers interested in problematizing technologies. Their activities range from theoretical research to pedagogical projects within communities under the scope of technological appropriation. Their recent projects direct their efforts toward generating technologies and devices for visualizing violence and political conflict.