Kidnap project on Canadian Broadcast Channel

Matt Adams discusses kidnapping people as part of a 5 minute interview about scaring people. It’s at the end of the 60 minute programme.

Ju Row Farr lecture at Birkbeck college

Ju Row Farr will be presenting a lecture at Birbeck College, University of London on the MA Arts Policy Course titled The Arts and Cultural/Creative Industries on Tuesday 17th November.

SPIELART Festival Munich

Julianne Pierce is giving a lecture on the work of Blast Theory at the SPIELART Festival in Munich on Monday 30th November at 7pm.

Studio space available at 20 Wellington Road

One newly refurbished studio space is currently available for rent at the Blast Theory Building in Portslade, Brighton.

Blast Theory in the New York Times

Ulrike and Eamon Compliant features in Peter Wayner’s article on new forms of gaming in the New York Times.

To read the article click here.

Ivy4Evr

Channel 4 Education is supporting the development of ‘Ivy4Evr’, an interactive band diary for SMS aimed at teenagers.

20 Wellington Road in Vogue

Polly Borland recently shot some photos in our studios for Bella Freud’s new range featuring Susie Bick.

www.vogue.co.uk/blogs/the-vogue-blog

Article on Pervasive Games in The Independent

Matt Adams’ article on Pervasive Games appeared in The Independent supplement covering Sheffield’s Doc/Fest.

Locative Cinema Commission

Blast Theory has been awarded the first ever Locative Cinema Commission.

Andy Field Artist Talk at 20 Wellington Road

Current Artist in Residence Andy Field will be giving an Artist Talk on Wednesday 11th November from 6.

New film commission for LADA online

The Live Art Development Agency (LADA) is celebrating its tenth anniversary through a special series of projects including ten commissions of short films about and around Live Art that will be posted online each month throughout 2009.

Flypad now open at The Public

Flypad is a new commission for the Public Gallery in West Bromwich (United Kingdom) which opened in August 2009.

www.thepublic.com