Libre Graphics Research Unit in Porto

@ Maus Habito

Rua Passos Manuel 178, 4º - 4000-382 Porto


From 22 to 23 May the Libre Graphics Research Unit gathers in Porto and this meeting concludes the two year project. Hosted by associate partner Manufactura Independente in Maus Habito we will present and discuss all work that was developed in the context of the Research Unit : The Piksels and Lines Orchestra, Superglue, Graphical Shell prototype, the Future Tools event, Grafica Libre estacion de trabajo, Tools for a Read-Write World, Considering your tools : a reader for designers and developers, and more. In parallel we will open an exhibition of books made with FLOSS, plus on Saturday there will be workshops with students. If you would like to join us, please write to donatella@constantvzw.org

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Libre Graphics Research Unit

De Libre Graphics Research Unit (LGRU) ontstond uit een gedeelde behoefte naar reflectie op en ontwikkeling van digitale gereedschappen voor ontwerpers en kunstenaars. Dit tweejarige project is een samenwerking tussen vier medialabs : Medialab Prado (Madrid, ES), WORM (Rotterdam, NL) en Piksel (...)
The Libre Graphics Research Unit is a traveling lab where new ideas for creative tools are developed. Its diverse activities range from the practical to the theoretical via writing, research meetings, experimental prototyping, conferences and workshops. The Research Unit is an initiative of (...)