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The much anticipated meeting of the Second Call projects…

On the 21st of March the CReATeS team met the four projects who had been successful in securing funding from the second round of the NESTA R&D Digital Fund. The first project to present was led by Ben Kampas of … Continue reading

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NESTA Collaborative Workshop 21.03.13

We were greeted by the inspiring surroundings of The Hub on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh on a rare day of sunshine (obviously out for the meeting of the 2nd call projects), with participants’ prompt arrival  motivated by the breakfast … Continue reading

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A failure – or just not a cat?

by Doris Ruth Eikhof Writing about the Happenstance project funded by the Digital R&D Fund for Arts and Culture in England , Chris Bilton suggests that arts and cultural organisation might want to learn to fail . Yes, I thought, … Continue reading

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Digital R&D in the Arts Forum

This week, the Victorian Gothic grandeur of Manchester’s Town Hall saw a very 21st century gathering, as Nesta hosted a Digital R&D in the Arts Forum. Two members of the CReATeS team – Doris Eikhof and Claire Squires – attended, … Continue reading

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Tips for Applicants to the Second Call of the Digital R&D Fund

One of the aims of CReATeS is to enable knowledge exchange and learning across the Digital R&D Fund for Arts and Culture in Scotland by facilitating the sharing of information and insight into the funded projects. At the end of … Continue reading

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CReATeS meets CREATe

This week saw the launch of CREATe: no, not a singular version of our research consortium, but a new RCUK research centre for copyright and new business models in the creative economy. (There are only so many useful acronymns…) The … Continue reading

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CReATeS PhD studentship

The CReATeS Consortium is currently offering a fully-funded PhD studentship based on the NESTA/Creative Scotland/AHRC Digital Research & Development Fund for Arts and Culture in Scotland. We invite applications for a three year PhD studentship (comprising UK/EU fees and a stipend to … Continue reading

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