When Crowdsourcing Becomes Art

Virtual Choir 2.0: “”Sleep 2052 videos featuring 1999 singers from 58 countries Featuring Eric’s composition ‘Sleep’, Virtual Choir 2 was released in April 2011 and was met with a staggering response, incorporating 2052 videos from 58 countries and from all walks of life, including 9 year old to senior citizens. The official launch took place at Paley Center for Media in New York. The event was webcast worldwide on WQXR and posted on YouTube that evening. Working […]

1001VelaCup 2012

The 1001Vela Cup is a sailing trophy dedicated to Innovation and Sustainability in the nautical design. The competition has been planned by architects Paolo Procesi and Massimo Paperini since 2005 and involves several Italian universities, like RomaTre and Palermo. Indeed, Palermo hosted the 2012 edition, which created a new brand of projects. After sailing boats made with 100% of eco-compatible materials, a new class of power boats with solar engines has been introduced this year. A great challenge for students, allowing them to […]

“Cibo & Salute 2012”

“Cibo & Salute 2012” (“Food & Wellness”) is an event held at the end of May by the Province of Rome and the Gust’Arte association to promote the culture of healthy and sustainable diet. Several meetings with nutritionists, journalists, writers and communication professionals gave the audience a lot of interesting information for a better understanding of a complex and very broad branch. This two-days successful meeting in the gorgeous area of the Appia Antica’s regional park and the opportunity to taste […]