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Call for artists, musicians an writers to compose Love Songs

Written by deBuren



Call for artists, musicians an writers to compose Love Songs for Time Canvas festival, 20 en 21 September 2014 in M HKA, Antwerp.


5 audiobooks from deBuren are downloaded every minute

Written by deBuren

At deBuren quality prevails over quantity, but in these dour times for the book industry we thought it would be good to share the following statistics with you. Our free audiobooks are reaching more and more people every day: in May, during the citybooks exhibition in the Brakke Grond in Amsterdam, our download scores peaked at 211.000 downloads during that month. That's 5 downloaded audiobooks per minute! In total our Radio Books and citybooks have been downloaded more than 3 million times.


The right to laziness, an urgent claim

Written by Isabelle Stengers

In the framework of the group exhibition Bon Travail, Argos invited two philosophers on the 27th of march to talk about the role of laziness in society today: Isabelle Stengers (ULB) and Petra Van Brabandt (Sint Lucas Antwerp). They investigated what our ambiguous position regarding laziness says about working, enjoyment, the modern day production and consumption model and our mortality. Click here to read the lecture Isabelle Stengers gave during that evening.


Lecture on laziness

Written by Petra Van Brabandt

In the framework of the group exhibition Bon Travail, Argos invited two philosophers who talked about the role of laziness in society today: Isabelle Stengers (ULB) and Petra Van Brabandt (Sint Lucas Antwerp). During a debate on the 27th of March they talked to each other about what our ambiguous position regarding laziness says about working, enjoyment, the modern day production and consumption model and our mortality. Click here to read the lecture Petra Van Brabandt gave before the debate.