Category Archive Culture

All 5 Burning Man tv-programs now online // #burningman

. . As described previously here on the blog, I had the fortunate opportunity to go to the magnificent Burning Man Festival this past summer (of which I have these thoughts). A tv-crew followed us and have now edited the footage into a series of programs that have aired through November 2012 - see them […] Read More…

Interview in Have Backstage magazine // #culture #art #opinion

Just before christmas I was interviewed by the editors of online magazine Have Backstage; an interesting spin-off of Copenhagen-based pr and communication agency Have PR & Kommunikation. The article has now been published. The interview was part of a series of interviews with Danish entrepreneurs on the alternative cultural scene and focused on the opportunities […] Read More…

Platform4 interview in Kulturformidleren magazine // #platform4 #culture #aalborg

In these early days of 2012 the latest issue of online culture magazine Kulturformidleren was released, featuring a little interview with me contemplating the recent season (2011) in Platform4. Read the article here (click to page 14) (Danish only, sorry). Also check out and support the Kulturformidleren blog, true grassroots cultural appreciation and labour. In […] Read More…

Tone: Nordic Music Prize pre-nomination + Nordjysk Kulturpris award + upcoming live-album with Martin Hall in ’12 // #uhrlaut

Tone aka. Sofie Nielsen, who is a friend and collaborator of mine and whose music I release on my label Uhrlaut, is all over the place right now. In November her album 'Hanging By The Moon' (for free download - click link) was pre-nominated for the Best Album category at the upcoming Nordic Music Prize […] Read More…

Platform4 season 3 summarized in 6 minutes of video // #platform4dk #art #technology

After the end of the 2011 season in Platform4, I've put together at little summarizing video to capture the essence of it all. Released under a Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 2.5 Denmark license. Please remix and share with your friends. Read more about Platform4 here. After the end of the 2011 season in Platform4, I've put […] Read More…

Tone release event in Copenhagen today + Aalborg tomorrow // #uhrlaut #electronica #cc

Tonight we're hereby inviting everyone to join our Copenhagen event for the release of Tone's new album, 'Hanging By The Moon' on my record label Uhrlaut. The event will feature an exclusive mini-concert by Tone and takes place at Mayhem in Copenhagen (Ragnhildgade 1, Copenhagen NV). Aside from Tone the event also features i snor (studio […] Read More…

Hosting workshop @ CC Global Summit // #warsaw #creativecommons #ccsummit2011

Today I'll be hosting a workshop at the Creative Commons Global Summit in Warsaw, Poland, focussing on how to work with volunteers in the CC communities across the globe. The idea is to address ways to establish such communities, how to sustain/expand them and of course how they can be used as a strong resource […] Read More…

Attending Creative Commons Global Summit ’11 in Warsaw // #warsaw #poland #cc

Just arrived yesterday in Warsaw, such a beautiful city, to attend the Creative Commons Global Summit 2011. As Public Lead for Creative Commons Denmark I am representing our CC affiliate jurisdiction along with my colleague Martin von Haller Grønbæk. The idea is, first and foremost, to meet and network with all the other leads from […] Read More…

Doing Urlyd presentation in Faroe Islands today + CC nordic summit // #faroes #urlyd #cc

Today I'll be doing an Urlyd presentation at the first ever open culture event in the history of the Faroe Islands. As a part of the event, which is hosted by all the CC chapters in Scandinavia in collaboration with the Cloudberry Project, I'll be summarizing our label business model using CC-licenses and sharing as […] Read More…

Doing talk for Copenhagen Municipality Youth Culture Council // #platform4dk #cph

Tomorrow, I have been asked to give a presentation to the Copenhagen Municipality Youth Culture Countil at Bolsjefabrikken as part of a session to discuss the temporary cultural usage of empty buildings. My 5 cents will be to tell about Platform4 and the alternative approach we've had with this project. The whole shebang starts at […] Read More…