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ART4MED: a 2 years program where “Art Meets Health and Biomedical Research”
ART4MED | European programmes

ART4MED: a 2 years program where “Art Meets Health and Biomedical Research”

Medical equipment has played a key role in many scientific revolutions that have extended our means of observation beyond the five human senses. Nevertheless, the current supply chain limits access, creativity and customization. Citizen science, hacker/maker movements, DIY culture activists and investigative artists have addressed this problem by sharing open designs of small scientific instruments…

Makers’ mobility and non-formal education: interview with Tina Dolinšek
European programmes | MAKERXCHANGE

Makers’ mobility and non-formal education: interview with Tina Dolinšek

As part of MakersXchange (MAX) efforts to define the state of the art of mobility programs for makers, Makery and UPTEC Porto are conducting a series of in-depth user interviews with makers to understand user needs for embedding makers in MAX’s Pilot project mobility scheme. First interview with Tina Dolinšek, project coordinator at Projekt Atol…

Makers’ mobility in time of Covid: interview with Deborah Hustić, from Radiona makerspace in Zagreb
European programmes | MAKERXCHANGE

Makers’ mobility in time of Covid: interview with Deborah Hustić, from Radiona makerspace in Zagreb

As part of MakersXchange (MAX) efforts to define the state of the art of mobility programs for makers, Makery and UPTEC Porto are conducting a series of in-depth user interviews with makers to understand better their needs and embed them in the future Pilot program. New interview with Deborah Hustić, creative director, project manager, curator…

Thierry M’Baye on makers’ mobility: “There is often a problem of equity in European projects”
European programmes | MAKERXCHANGE

Thierry M’Baye on makers’ mobility: “There is often a problem of equity in European projects”

For MakersXchange (MAX), a study on the mobility of makers, Makery and UPTEC Porto are conducting a series of in-depth interviews to better understand the needs of makers for a future MAX pilot program. Here we meet Thierry M’Baye, founder of m.e.u.h/Lab, musician, artist and community facilitator for makers and social entrepreneurs in Roubaix, France…

Vulca and makers’ mobility: Interview with Alexandre Rousselet
European programmes | MAKERXCHANGE

Vulca and makers’ mobility: Interview with Alexandre Rousselet

For MakersXchange (MAX), a study on the mobility of makers, Makery and UPTEC Porto are conducting a series of in-depth interviews to better understand the needs of makers for a future MAX pilot program. New interview with Alexandre Rousselet from the Vulca European maker community. Correspondence, MAX (Makers’ eXchange) project is a pilot policy project,…

MakersXchange: meet Liliana Pereira at ESCAPE, Estúdio de cerâmica in Santo Tirso, Portugal
European programmes | MAKERXCHANGE

MakersXchange: meet Liliana Pereira at ESCAPE, Estúdio de cerâmica in Santo Tirso, Portugal

The first series of online exchanges of the MakersXchange program (MAX) just finished. UPTEC takes the opportunity for MAX to discuss with Liliana Pereira, a ceramic artist and founder of ESCAPE – Estúdio de cerâmica, a space dedicated to handmade ceramics, and get her insights on maker culture. MAX (Makers’ eXchange) project is a pilot…