We're happy to announce that we just started to work on three new interdependent online resources: the Damaged Earth Catalog, the Permacomputing wiki, and the permacomputing workshop series!


Damaged Earth Catalog

A growing online catalog of the different terms in circulation, used by communities of practice, in relation to computing and network infrastructure informed by ecological ethics, degrowth, resilience, repair, and minimalism. Currently developed by @l03s as part of her PhD research.



Permacomputing wiki

A new wiki about permacomputing that aims to expose its principles, present and discuss the concepts and jargon required to engage with permacomputing, and maintain a repository of related projects. Currently facilitated by @viznut and @320x200 open for contributors!



Permacomputing in the Arts

A workshop series that will be developed throughout end-2022 and 2023 as an onboarding course for permacomputing practices in art an design. The workshops will be made available as an Open Educational Resource. Developed by @320x200 as part of a postdoc research on the topic.


Studio + accommodation + 1000€

"The Studio in Residence 'Year of Climate Care' is a collaborative call for artists from NASUTI festival Slovakia and the Impact Academy (Academy of Fine Arts Vienna) in Austria. We are looking for one emerging international Artist or Artistic Researcher who targets in their work or research the climate care objectives and who also reflects this year’s festival theme of WILDERNESS."


"Appel à candidatures « Les solutions low-tech au service de la sobriété territoriale »

Une expérimentation low-tech est lancée sur le territoire de Concarneau Cornouaille Agglomération.

L’objectif est d’expérimenter de nouveaux fonctionnements d’organisations et de développement des low-tech à l’échelle d’un territoire.
L’accompagnement est réalisé par l’association Low-tech Lab et un bureau d’étude spécialisé dans la coopération et l’intelligence collective.
Le financement de l’accompagnement n’est pas à la charge des candidats."


"Low-tech Journal, pour une écologie du quotidien

Le premier magazine papier consacré à la low-tech ! Le mag des technologies douces et des modes de vie résilients."


Je viens de tomber dessus, j'ai pris un abo pour supporter le projet, ça a l'air pas mal. Curieux de savoir si la question de la tech informatique sera aussi abordée par delà la critique du technosolutionisme ou du tout-en-ligne, ou si cela reste dans la lignée des mouvements de villes en transition, permaculture, etc, qui sont en général plus radicaux envers l'informatique et les réseaux. Ça serait pas mal de connecter ces discours avec des trucs comme frugal computing ou permacomputing...

How the U.S. betrayed the Marshall Islands, kindling the next disaster (2019)


"U.S. authorities later cleaned up contaminated soil on Enewetak Atoll, where the United States not only detonated the bulk of its [40s and 50s] weapons tests but, as The Times has learned, also conducted a dozen tests and dumped 130 tons of soil from an irradiated Nevada testing site. It then deposited the atoll’s most lethal debris and soil into the dome.

Now the concrete coffin, which locals call “the Tomb,” is at risk of collapsing from rising seas and other effects of ."

ultrageranium's choices:


We are an instance for discussions around cultural freedom, experimental, new media art, net and computational culture, and things like that.

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