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Exhibition Nocturnal Landscapes: Urban Flows of Global Metropolises

The exhibition Nocturnal Landscapes: Urban Flows of Global Metropolises, organized by MAS Context and the Instituto Cervantes of Chicago, observes and analyzes cities at night from an interdisciplinary perspective. The work by Mar Santamaría and Pablo Martínez of 300.000 Km/s presents

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Nocturnal Landscapes pre-event

MAS Context Spring talks 2019: Cartography and Photography, Revealing Global Metropolises On Tuesday, August 27, 2019, MAS Context and 300.000 km/s are organizing an event in Barcelona to talk about the use of cartography and photography in revealing hidden aspects

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S+T+ARTS Prize ’19

Ciutat Vella’s land-use Plan wins S+T+ARTS Prize ’19 awarded by the European Commission The urban plan that regulates the land uses in the Ciutat Vella district of Barcelona obtains the STARTS Prize 2019 from the European Commission. The award, launched by

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Barcelona Building Construmat

We will participate in Barcelona Building Construmat talks. Join us 15th May 16:00 h in the Talks Arena!  

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ResetCultura

Our co-founder Mar Santamaria will be hosting a round table at ResetCultura, an event organised by Obra Social La Caixa and Fundación Contemporánea. -> Link

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Laab Aragón

Under the title Cities will belong to their cartographers  (‘Las ciudades serán de quién las cartografíe‘), we have contributed to the blog of the Laboratory of Open Innovation of Aragón, LAAB. The article explores how the new ways of mapping

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TEDxEixample

Our co-founder Mar Santamaria has participated in the first TEDxEixample, talking about algorithms to make better cities. The event, organised by Pau Samó and curated by Guillem Recolons and Robert Ferrer, put together a great team of speakers such as Anna

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Mobile Week 2019

We will join the third edition of the Mobile Week taking place from 14 to 23 February 2019 in Barcelona and other major Catalan. It will connect cities through art, science and technology during conferences, workshops and many other activities.

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Proceed With Care 2019

We will participate in the international conference Proceed With Care 2019 ‘Living with tourism’. Under the patronage of UNESCO Croatian National Committee, the conference will explore and overcome the Challenges and Threats of the Emerging Conflict between Overtourism and the

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Lluis Carulla Award 2018

Our project Traces has been awarded with the 2nd prize in the Lluis Carulla Award 2018. Beyond iconic buildings, there are monuments, buildings and sites with a symbolic value that may be at risk. Traces is a digital platform to

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we are awarded with STARTS PRIZE 2019

Grand Prize – Innovative Collaboration: Awarded for innovative collaboration between industry or technology and the arts (and the cultural and creative sectors in general) that open new pathways for innovation.

S+T+ARTS=STARTS – Innovation at the Nexus of Science, Technology, and the ARTS: STARTS is an initiative of the European Commission to foster alliances of technology and artistic practice that effectively implement European policymaking to nurture innovation and that benefit the art world as well. The focus is on people and projects that contribute to mastering the social, ecological and economic challenges this continent faces.

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