Recent, current and upcoming (selection)
Book chapter: A set of premises for the scrutiny and interpretation of graffiti and street art. in Bonadio, E. (ed.), The Cambridge Handbook of Copyright in Street Art and Graffiti. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, 2019.
Conference Paper: Wisdom and Amnesia: media as a key concept for the sustainability of traditional knowledge in design education (with Susana Barreto et al). Lisbon, Encontro com a Ciência, July 2019.
Book Editor: Unexpected Media Lab. Porto: ID+ editions, June 2019.
Keynote and Round table: StixCamp – Community Development through Science and Arts. Castelo Rodrigo, June 2019.
Keynote: Plug & Play, ESAP / Teatro Rivoli, Porto, June 2019.
Keynote: O Futuro da Transformação Digital: do pensamento analógico para o digital. In Programa Executivo de Inovação Firjan IEL e Universidade do Porto. UPTEC, Porto, June 2019.
Round table: The Metric Selfie: hypothesising a holistic view on the algorithmic individual. In Internet Day Symposium, Universidade de Aveiro, May 2019.
Lecture: Design research as an agent for narrative and material regeneration and reinvention of vanishing Portuguese manufacturing cultures and techniques. In Anti-Amnesia Forum, Universidade de Aveiro / Glasgow School of Art Innovation School, 8 May 2019.
Think-tank: Citizen Labs as an antidote to cultural amnesia: from Future Places to Wisdom Transfer. At Enhancing the Responsible and Sustainable Expansion of the Science Shops Ecosystem in Europe / Sci-Shop.eu, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 6 May 2019.
Keynote: The Magic Trick of Vanishment: why the term “future” no longer suits a medialab. in ARTeFACTo 2018, International Journal and Conference of Transdisciplinary Studies in Arts, Technology and Society, November 2018.
Talk: XI Colóquio de Psicanálise e Cultura do Porto. Fundação Engenheiro António de Almeida, November 2018.
Group exhibition: Audio, editorial and design work represented at Musonautas, Visões e Avarias, 1960-2010; curated by Paulo Vinhas. Porto Municipal Galley, Porto, September – November 2018.
Round table: IAPHE, Conference on Innovative Academic Practices in Higher Education. U.Aveiro, September 2018.
Book chapter. A pedagogy of perception: avoiding the inevitable. in Tavares, Mirian, and Sandra Boto (eds.). Digital Culture – A State of the Art. Faro: Centro de Investigação em Artes e Comunicação, 2018.
Round table: Edição Digital em Ciência Aberta: caminhos e oportunidades. Secretary of State for Science, Lisbon, September 2018.
Conference paper: A validação do conhecimento empírico no ensino superior e investigação em arte e design: o papel dos legados individuais. Encontro com a Ciência, July 2018.
Round table: O QUE FAZ FALTA É AGITAR A MALTA. Auditório do Museu Industrial da Baía do Tejo, June 2018.
Keynote address: UPTEC School on the Future of Computing, June 2018.
Closing keynote: Paradox and Joy. UD18, University of Aveiro, June 2018.
Curatorship and design: Tuxedomoon archives, February 2018 onwards.
Podcast: The Year of the Abyss. TouchRadio, December 2017.
Sound piece: Expectant. Sound piece at Touch Movements, Folio002, Book + CD. Touch, London, December 2017.
Round Table: Gulbenkian Foundation, November 2017.
Keynote: Invisible Republic – International Conference on Music, Avant-Gardes and Counterculture. Lisbon, October 2017.
Curatorship: Futureplaces, X Medialab for Citizenship, Porto, October 2017.
Concert: Kaminhus di Férru. With Steven Brown, Rádio Manobras and guests. Passos Manuel, Porto, October 2017.
Audio edition: Production and editing of On a Sentimental Journey: Antifluffy Sings songs that will live forever. Futureplaces Bandcamp, October 2017.
CD edition: Realismo Mágico (with Rádio Manobras), October 2017.
Keynote: UD17 – Noisewise – 6th International Forum on Doctoral Design Research. University of Porto, October 2017.
Visuals for Freak Power concert. Lucerne, Switzerland, October 2017.
Solo exhibition: Fly in the Face of Fluff. Maus Hábitos, Porto, October/November 2017.
Audio edition: contribution to The Tapeworm 100 cassette (as autodigest). London, September 2017.
Performance: +CoA+ @ xCoAx, Lisbon, July 2017.
Conference papers: Unexpected Media @ Encontro com a Ciência. Lisbon: FCT / MCTES, July 2017.
Round Table: C2 @ Encontro com a Ciência. Lisbon: FCT / MCTES, July 2017.
Group Exhibition: Sexualidades, erotismo y diversidad en la Colección Visible. Group exhibition curated by Pablo Peinado. IFEMA/Feria de Madrid, June-July 2017.
Conference paper: HEAd’17. Valencia, June 2017-
Talk: C2, Diálogos Cruzados; Ciência, Cultura e Comunicação. Porto, Secretaria de Estado da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior / Secretaria de Estado da Cultura, May 2017.
Performance/keynote: The Concert that Already Happened. Clube dos Criativos, Lisbon, May 2017.
Symposium presentation: Cultural and Semantic Components of the Ageing discourse: contributions from design research. Porto4Ageing Open Day, U.Porto, May 2017.
Opening address: Bill Fontana “Acoustic Visions”. UCP-CITAR, Porto, March 2017.
Keynote: A Delirious Science: HSS research in face of a felt reinvention. In First Human Rights Autumn Retreat, CES/University of Coimbra, November 2016.
Curatorship: Futureplaces, IX Medialab for Citizenship, Porto, October 2016.
Digital audio edition: GRAVITAS. Touch Line, October 2016.
Audio cassette edition: The Inauguration of the KREV Consulate for Portugal (with CM von Hausswolff, MSCHarding, Anselmo Canha and Pedro Santos). Ash International 9.3.
Lecture: Design, Investigação e Multi-disciplinaridade: promessas e perplexidades. Inaugural keynote for Design at the University of Porto’s School of Arts. September 2016.
Closing address: UD16, international forum of doctoral design research. Aveiro: University of Aveiro, July 2016.
Conference paper: Unexpected Media. Panel “New Forms of Communication” at Ciência 2016. Lisbon: FCT/MCTES, July 2016.
Conference paper: A Contemporary Imperative. Panel “Communication of Science” at Ciência 2016. Lisbon: FCT/MCTES, July 2016.
Round Table: A premissa psicanalítica da produção mediática: auto-decifração, potlatch de sentido. in VI Encontro Anual da AIM, Universidade Católica/Escola das Artes, Porto, May 2016.
Lecture: A História Discreta do Rock Alemão: uma re-invenção dos idiomas e expectativas da música popular. Lecture at Universidade Católica, Lisbon, April 2016.
Group Exhibition: Vera Icon’s False Friends. Curated by David Trullo. Factoria de Arte y Desarrollo, Madrid, February 2016.
Audio edition: Touch Radio 122 – Francisco Alvelos – JUNTA: VIVA PORTUGAL! January 2016.
Keynote: Antifluffy: como a mascote de um medialab tem regulado a sua legibilidade. “Conceitos e Dispositivos de Criação em Artes Performativas” International symposium, University of Coimbra, November 2015.
Round table: INL Summit: “Scale Travels”, Braga, November 2015.
Soundtrack: ± O Princípio do Fim ±. Underdogs Gallery, Lisbon, November 2015.
Curatorship: Futureplaces. Medialab for Citizenship, Porto, October 2015.
Chair: UD15: Periphery and Promise. 4th PhD Research Forum in Design. Porto: University of Porto, 2015.
Think tank: Innovation in Extreme Scenarios. Round table at UPTEC PINC. Porto, October 2015.
Round table: Interconexiones Pacíficas: Encuentro Internacional de Artes Electrónicas. Alliance Française de Cali, Colombia, October 2015.
Round table: Augmented Aesthetics. PLUNC, Lisbon, September 2015
Conference paper: ESA2015, Prague, August 2015.
Foreword to Simão, Emília, et al (eds.). Exploring Psychedelic Trance and Electronic Dance Music in Modern Culture. IGI Global. August 2015.
Concert: No Punk, No Science, No Now. Casa da Música, Porto, July 2015.
Conference paper: KISMIF, University of Porto, July 2015.
Conference keynote: Urbancreativity. Lisbon, July 2015.
CD: Faith. Touch, TO:97, June 2015.
Think tank: Fostering Science & Innovation Ecosystems: Portugal-USA Partnerships. Lisbon, May 2015.
Book chapter: Why it makes sense to speak of emancipation: an overview of futureplaces as a current space for Punk to rise and reinvent. With Anselmo Canha and Fátima São Simão. in Guerra, Paula, and Moreira, Tânia (eds.). Keep it Simple, Make it Fast! Porto: FLUP, 2015.
Presentation and panel coordination: Research, Startups, Citizens: all together now. South By South West EDU. Austin TX, March 2015.
Keynote: Porque faz ainda sentido falar de emancipação: sete anos de futureplaces. Construções em Trânsito seminar. Porto: Fundação de Serralves, January 2015.
Podcast: Before Surgery – Potlatch. TouchRadio, January 2015.
Lecture: Media and Perplexity: researching roles for design in 2014. Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design, November 2014.
Presentation: The Ectoplasm Arises: how Antifluffy came to be the mascot of a medialab for citizenship and other stories of silent perplexity. Narrative Strategies Symposium 2014: Prototyping the Invisible. Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute, November 2014.
Cassette: Antifluffy – Before Before Surgery. The Tapeworm, October 2014,
Book chapter: The “D” Word: Sete considerações e tácticas em redor da múltipla destituição do Design. in Vilar, Emílio (ed). Design Et Al: Dez Perspectivas Contemporâneas. Lisbon: Dom Quixote, 2014.
Actor and co-creator: Tapeman. Video series by Bruce Geduldig for Tuxedomoon European tours, 2014.
Showcase: Images We Touch. On images we Read 2 cycle (with Jon Wozencroft). Passos Manuel, Porto, Portugal, May 2014.
Keynote: Imagen Monumental en Tiempo de Volatilidad: Amnesia, Alucinación y Hilaridad. XIII Festival Internacional del Imagen, Universidad de Caldas / Teatro de los Fundadores. Manizales, Colombia, May 2014.
Book chapter: Scraping the Barrel of Analogue Amnesia: The Soft Rescue of Magnetic Obscurity Over the Final Embers of ‘Expanded’ pop Stardom. in Deflem, Mathieu (ed). Sociology of Crime Law and Deviance, Volume 18 – Music and Law. Bingley: Emerald, 2013.
Concert: Autodigest live at Touch30. London, December 2012.
Book chapter: Too Much by Too Many? In search of a role for Design. in Guerrini, Luca (ed). PhD Notes on Design. Milan: Instituto Politecnico di Milano, 2011.