smARTplaces is a visionary, long-term European audience development project co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union and aiming to revolutionise the way culture and art can be perceived and consumed using digital technology and new forms of cultural mediation.

  • 8 cultural institutions
  • 2 research partners
  • 8 countries
  • 17 joint activities
  • 40 local activities
  • 1 shared goal
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“Camping” at the Dortmunder U

23.11.2018 - 07.04.2019

Camping im U is an exhibition situated on the 2nd floor of the Dortmunder U offering recovery and fun for all ages!


The Art of Inspiration: recap of #TheWorkofArt featuring Aubrey Powell

04.02.2019 by by Hester Gersonius

On the 30th of November 2018, smARTplaces lead partner the Dortmunder U hosted the fourth edition of

Manifesto news, News

Manifesto questionnaire launched!

30.01.2019 by by Abhay Adhikari

We're delighted to announce the Cultural Manifesto questionnaire has been launched. Developed with support


Listen to the smARTplaces conference podzine

15.03.2019 by by Jerome Turner

During the first day of the 2nd smARTplaces conference, Jerome Turner spoke to the delegates, recording


A tale of two cities – Innovative Citizen 2018 recap

05.12.2018 by by Ricarda Schwede

Since the start of the second industrial revolution, people have known more comfort and freedom than


Van Abbemuseum Vitrine: Selection Pieter van den Hoogenband

02.02.2019 - 31.12.2019

In the Vitrine, there will be regularly changing exhibitions. For this, prominent people from Eindhoven and the region make a choice from the collection of the Van Abbemuseum. The display case with the choice of the third guest curator, Pieter van den Hoogenband, is on show from 2 February 2019.

Sun Screen at Azkuna Zentroa


Looking back on the third Media Facade Academy: “The cooperation really enriched the format”

28.10.2018 by by Hester Gersonius

Media Facade Academy is an intensive training program designed for artists, professionals and students


IV Media Facade Academy

18.03.2019 - 29.03.2019

From the 18th until the 29th of March, Etopia Center for Art and Technology will be hosting the fourth edition of Media Facade Academy, an intensive training program designed for artists, professionals and students from Spain interested in the skills, abilities and the framework needed to operate Etopia’s Media Facade.


Sneak peek: ten reasons to attend CONECTA

25.01.2019 by by Isabel Zarranz

On the 14th and 15th of March, smARTplaces partner Etopia Center for Art and Technology (Zaragoza, Spain)