Crosstalks

Brave New Interfaces book launch

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Date: 
26 Apr 2007
Place: 

Namahn Library

On April 26th, an exclusive mixture of academic and corporate researchers, curators, and business leaders filled the library of Namahn in Brussels, to celebrate the release of the 2nd CROSSTALKS book "Brave New Interfaces". The launch program consisted of an invited talk by one of Belgium’s most creative entrepreneurs, Jan Kriekels, followed by a demonstration of the new DECAP sound and orchestration by Walter Hus and an audio-visual performance by Angelo Vermeulen.

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Brussels, April 26th 2007 – An exclusive mixture of engineers, academic and corporate researchers, curators, artists, corporate managers from the pharma and health care sector, computer scientists and legal counselors filled the library of Namahn in Saint Josse in Brussels, to celebrate the release of the 2nd CROSSTALKS book. ‘Brave New Interfaces’ is edited by Jan Cornelis & Marleen Wynants and published by VUBPRESS. The launch program consisted of an invited talk by one of Belgium’s most colorful and creative entrepreneurs, Jan Kriekels, followed by a demonstration of the new DECAP sound and orchestration by composer Walter Hus and an audio-visual performance by artist Angelo Vermeulen. Read the full report here...

Read the presentation "CROSSTALKS revisited (in Dutch)" of Jan Cornelis, vice-rector research of Vrije Universiteit Brussel.