Reflecting on locative media art – with Fred Adam and Geert Vermeire

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Extensive duo-interview with Fred Adam and Geert Vermeire by Mike Duggan and Cris Kimi, coordinators of the Earthlings Locative Media Summer School at King’s College London.
All about walking, with or without media, but above all walking as connecting with our Earth and of places and people.

Geert Vermeire

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Geert Vermeire is a curator, poet and an interdisciplinary artist, living and working between Brazil, Greece and Belgium. As collaborator and team member of escoitar.org, noTours.org and CGeomap.eu, and co-coordinator of the global community event Sound Wa...

Fred Adam

Founder of the locative media portal the GPSmuseum and co-creator of the collaborative mapping and locative media platform CGeomap, co-creators of the Deep Time Walk app and Jungle-ized the app that brought the Amazon rainforest to Times Square in NYC. Exp...

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