Author Archives: halvelos

Antifluffy will launch CD October 21

Antifluffy, futureplaces mascot, will close the 2017 edition with a CD launch and listening première of his release “Songs that will not … read more

Doreen Lorenzo to open FUTUREPLACES 2017

We are very pleased to confirm Professor Doreen Lorenzo, Director of UTAustin’s Center for Integrated Design, will open FuturePlaces 2017 on October … read more

R.I.P. Peter Principle

Peter Principle, musical conductor for futureplaces 2011, passed away unexpectedly in Brussels at the age of 63. We are deeply saddened by … read more

FP design collection donated to Ephemera archive

The complete set of FuturePlaces poster designs since 2008 is now part of the EPHEMERA archive:

R.I.P. Bruce Geduldig

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear friend and collaborator Bruce Geduldig on March 7, 2016. … read more

Two new futureplaces radio shows at Radio Manobras

Both start this Monday, January 4.

Coming to UPTEC: Max Haiven talk + round table

more info here.  

Jono Podmore to join FUTUREPLACES 2015

British producer, composer, musician and professor of music Jono Podmore has been at heart of the underground since the 80’s. While working … read more


Anabela Duarte is a singer and a post-doc researcher (FCT) in the field of arts, music and literature. She works in the … read more

First Citizen Lab for 2015 now on!

Hosted by our partners Still Urban Design, the citizen lab TIDES TO COME (urban visions for expanding waters) launches June 23. TIDES … read more

FUTUREPLACES at Fostering Science and Innovation Ecosystems Conference

FUTUREPLACES will be present, featured and discussed at the 1st Joint Conference and exhibition of the US-Portugal partnerships. Free attendance, requires registration. … read more

Radio Manobras re-igniting!

A renewed team is currently re-structuring the content, philosophy and archives of Radio Manobras. The new site is an early sign of … read more

Site undergoing extensive changes.

As you may have noticed, things have been changing on this site for the last couple of months. Archives are being updated, … read more

Jon Phillips to join FUTUREPLACES 2014

We are pleased to announce Jon Phillips as Closing Keynote Speaker at FUTUREPLACES 2014. Rise of the Superindividual October 18, 7PM @ … read more

Mark your calendars: Jillian York keynote Oct 15, 10AM

Jillian York’s opening keynote address for FUTUREPLACES 2014 will be called The Chilling Effects of Surveillance. Jillian York will discuss how privacy … read more

Names of distinguished guests announced.

Our guest speakers and creatives have been announced! You can read their bios here. Meanwhile, a question remains: will ANTIFLUFFY join this … read more

2013 program just around the corner

We know, the buzz is out. The full program will also be out early next week! Meanwhile, take note of the dates: … read more

Unquantifiably Infinite [Unknown] Unknowns

A collaboration between futureplaces and CultureHub (NYC). Video of first experimental session here.

Volume five closes, futureplaces continues.

This year’s edition of futureplaces consolidated our mission of citizen involvement. Yes, it was “volume 5” because, in a way, we are … read more

futureplaces vol.5 wraps up today, leaves offspring!

The last few days have been a melting pot of activity. Check out what, where and how on our blog and Facebook … read more