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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Upcoming activities

Activities, U R ART U R ART project contribution run by Liechtenstein National Museum21.09.2019 - 21.09.2019Liechtenstein National Museum

Activities, U R ART The Democracy Machine!21.09.2019 - 21.09.2019ZKM Center for Art and Media

Activities, U R ART U R ART festival at the Van Abbemuseum21.09.2019 - 21.09.2019Van AbbeMuseum

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Exhibition

Van Abbemuseum Vitrine: Selection Sander van Doorn

08.06.2019 - 30.09.2019

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 fourth guest curator, Sander van Doorn, is on show from 8 June 2019.

News, Research

CONECTA conference
2019: report from the BCU research team

14.05.2019 by Jerome Turner

This report comes from Dr Dave Harte, Associate Professor in Journalism and Media Studies, Birmingham
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Van Abbemuseum U R ART festival

Activities, U R ART

U R ART festival at the Van Abbemuseum

21.09.2019 - 21.09.2019

On September 21, the interactive U R ART festival will take place at 7 locations in 5 European countries, including The Van Abbemuseum.

Activities, U R ART

U R ART project contribution run by Liechtenstein National Museum

21.09.2019 - 21.09.2019

The contribution of Liechtenstein National Museum to the smARTplaces U R ART project has taken an interesting shape! They have collected great and inspirational contributions from guests coming from Austria, Liechtenstein, the Netherlands, Germany, Portugal, China, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Israel, Switzerland, Hungary, France, the USA and other countries.

Activities, U R ART

Identidata

04.07.2019 - 22.09.2019

On July 4 Azkuna Zentroa opens the Identidata installation, a project co-produced by Azkuna Zentroa - Alhóndiga Bilbao and Urbanbat.

Two players playing »The Democracy Machine!«

Activities, U R ART

The Democracy Machine!

21.09.2019 - 21.09.2019

On September 21, 2019 the ZKM Karlsruhe hosts a gameshow on Europe and democracy.

News

CONECTA conference recap: Mediation 2.0

17.04.2019 by Hester Gersonius

At CONECTA | II smARTplaces Conference for Audience and Mediation we looked at new forms of cultural
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News

CONECTA conference recap: Reshaping cultural centers

17.04.2019 by Hester Gersonius

How are museums and cultural centers changing? Looking at if from different perspectives are Cleo Schoeps,
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News

Explore the new smARTplaces app

27.07.2019 by Hester Gersonius

Imagine being able to visit seven European museums across five countries in one day. Discovering new
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