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.

  • 7 cultural institutions
  • 2 research partners
  • 7 countries
  • 17 joint activities
  • 40 local activities
  • 1 shared goal
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SMARTPLACES conference recap: Track 1 - Identity

15.05.2020 by Hester Gersonius

In this track we heard from Andrea Geipel, Inés Delgado and Sharna Jackson who are using digital to
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SMARTPLACES conference recap: Track 3 - Access

15.05.2020 by Hester Gersonius

In this track we heard from new voices who are trying to create change from the ground-up in arts organisations,
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Exhibition

Consoles, democratising the digital image 1972-2003

15.07.2020 - 30.01.2021

An ambitious project on the digital image, consoles, and video games. The exhibition, curated by Abraham San Pedro, is made up of an impressive collection of more than one hundred consoles displayed within their technological, social, artistic, cultural and ideological context.

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SMARTPLACES conference recap: Track 4 - Acceptance

16.05.2020 by Hester Gersonius

In this track we came to terms with the reality that the choice of digital tools and processes will only
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SMARTPLACES conference recap: Track 2 - Belonging

15.05.2020 by Hester Gersonius

As our towns and cities change, how can digital help cultural institutions become more relevant to their
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Download the new smARTplaces toolkit

06.08.2020 by Dave Harte

A cultural policy ‘toolkit’ has been published as part of the evaluation of the four-year, European
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SMARTPLACES conference recap: Partner spotlight & Closing note

04.06.2020 by Hester Gersonius

Partner spotlight  Our smARTplaces partners gathered on stage to reflect on their experiences of running
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