I’m putting together this concept hackathon for the Visions of the Now Festival from May 24-26, and we are looking for hackers to join us!
The idea is to ask practicing artists about problems in the arts, and organize smart people to try and address them with projects :)
Space is limited (we only have room for 15 people), so we have set up a short application form here. If you know anyone in Stockholm please spread the word!
Here is the link (application form on the right):
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