Berenkuiltaal gebundeld in een wijkwoordenboek

Interview with An Mertens on TV Brussel, 22 October 2012, News 18u

Boektegoed Toolkit

This toolkit is freely downloadable for all children (and those who still feel like children) who want to make their own book. In this toolkit you find: tips to turn a memory into a fictional (...)

Books with an Attitude

Books with an Attitude are published by Constant, designed with Free and Open Source software and published under open content licenses. This is why they deserve the hallmark ’Book with an (...)

Booksprint Are You Being Served

During the last edition of the meetingdays Verbindingen/Jonctions in December 2013 we invited the participants to collaborate with a team of ’dedicated notetakers’ to report live on the workshops (...)

By Data We Mean

Presentation of V/J12 e-publication in Constant Variable

Cartography as a common good

Cartography as a common good is a contribution by Rafaella Houlstan-Hasaerts (La Cambre) and Nicolas Malevé, member of Constant, to the book Human Cities, Celebrating Public Space, edited by (...)

Código fuente: la remezcla

The catalogue of the festival Zemos98 remixes the texts of the interventions of the different participants during ’Encuentros Regreso al futuro’. The book includes the presentation by Laurence (...)

Connection Protocols in Artefact 2012

As part of the Artefact Festival in Stuk Leuven, organised around ’The Social Contract’, Constant will present Connection Protocols. Not only people but also bots, search engines and spiders abide (...)


"I think that conversations are the best, biggest thing that free software has to offer its user"

De Schaarbeekse Taal op Radio 2 Vlaams-Brabant

Interview with An Mertens on Radio 2 Vlaams-Brabant, 19 October 2012, 18h

Death of the Authors @ Print Error / Jeu de Paume

The work by Constant, The Death of the Authors/edition 1941, is on show in the virtual gallery of Jeu de Paume during the exhibition ’PRINT ERROR/ PUBLISHING IN THE DIGITAL AGE’ curated by (...)

Expanded Publications #10: Oral Site

Sneak preview by Sarma & Constant Oral Site is a new open source software and website that Myriam Van Imschoot develops with a team of programmers, writers and sound specialists of Sarma, (...)

Frankenstein Chatbot Parade

"I’m the other, the different, the stranger, the supplement, the late-comer, the non-foreseen. Being not an animal, nor man, not god, I don’t take part in the primitive scene, and that’s why one is (...)

Happy New Year’s Bookdrink

This is a warm invitation to celebrate. Yes, we have an extra reason to start 2015 with bubbles! During the last edition of the meetingdays Verbindingen/Jonctions in December 2013 we invited a (...)

Happy Public Domain Day

An afternoon focussing on Public Domain works and the problems of institutional digitisation. As the event will be in French and Dutch, please read the full program there. A collaboration with (...)

Histories of the Feminist Server(s)

Histories of the Feminist Server(s) is a contribution to Exquisite Corps, a colloborative piece for Lady Justice (’Reconsidering gender and technology in the age of the distributed network’), (...)

La Langue Schaerbeekoise in Jardin Public

Interview avec An Mertens dans Jardin Public sur Radio Panik, 18-19h, le 18 octobre 2012

La Langue Schaerbeekoise sur Télé-Bruxelles

Interview avec Clémentine Delahaut sur le Journal Parlé de Télé-Bruxelles, 22 octobre 2012

La Langue Schaerbeekoise sur Vivacité

Interview avec An Mertens sur Vivacité, Journal Parlé 7h45, le 19 octobre 2012

La langue de la Cage aux Ours en dico

Interview avec An Mertens dans la Capitale, 23 octobre 2012

Publication launch

We are very happy to invite you to the launch of the online Cqrrelations publication. Cqrrelations was a worksession of two weeks we organised in deBuren in January 2015. As one year counts for (...)

Le Langage des habitants de la Cage

Interview avec Clémentine Delahaut sur la publication ’Mots de la Cage aux Ours’ dans la Dernière Heure, 22 octobre 2012

Libre Graphics Meeting 2015

During The Libre Graphics Meeting (LGM), the annual meeting on free and open source software for graphics, a series of Constant friends will present their latest ideas during lightning talks, (...)

Meisjes in Migrantees? ’Faciles à garer’

Reportage leaving Schaarbeek to go to the booklaunch in Passaporta, Brussel Deze Week, 24 October 2012

Migratiaans in Schaarbeek

Portrait of Cage aux Ours, Knack, 24 October 2012.

Mondotheque::a radiated booklaunch

In 1919 the Mundaneum occupied half of the majestic Cinquantenaire building in Brussels. The ambitious project was imagined by Paul Otlet and Henri Lafontaine as a mix between documentation (...)

NOP interview

Naked on Pluto is a Multiplayer Text Adventure on Facebook. In paralell to its development, Dave Griffiths, Aymeric Mansoux and Marloes de Valk publish a series of interviews investigating how (...)

Objects in Common: the publication

From October 2015 until December 2016 a worksession, an exhibition and lots more ran under the header of Objects in Common. The fablab and maker culture, conversion of digital objects to the (...)

Object Score Notation online!

Object Score Notation is the software that co-performed in Kaleidoscope during VJ12, Nov 2010.

Open Source Furniture - first release

Last spring Mathieu Gabiot designed and made 5 pieces of furniture for the Constant workplace. He conceptualized a large working table, 4 benches (in three variations) and a light fixture. The (...)

Order now: Tracks in electr(on)ic fields

Tracks in electr(on)ic fields is a new Constant publication with texts and images documenting the 10th Verbindingen/Jonctions festival. This publication contains contributions in English, French (...)

Puerto Cookbook

Puerto is a hospitable place in the centre of Brussels where homeless people can find help if they want to live independently. Every Monday they are welcome to come and eat a three course meal, (...)

Share your story!

An Mertens, member of Constant, contributes with an article to Verz!n (jaargang 6,3), a magazine about writing for amateur authors. She develops the idea why it could be interesting for amateur (...)

Sniff, Scrape, Crawl… Publication Launch

The Piet Zwart Institute Master in Media Design and Communication department launches its new publication with Mute publishing: Sniff, Scrape, Crawl… on privacy, surveillance and our shadowy (...)

TYPE.CODE: Books with an attitude

During one week Constant will show her books in the framework of the exhibition ’TYPE.CODE’ in La Maison du Livre in Saint-GIlles. These books are published by Constant, made with 100% Free and (...)

The Catalogue!

Download the catalogue & order your favourite Books with an attitude:

The Future of the Lab

Constant member Peter Westenberg co-wrote with Marcos García (Medialab Prado, Spain) and Catherine Lenoble (Crealab, France) a text on the future of the labs as a contribution to this collection (...)

The Radiated Book preview

A sneak-preview of The Radiated Book, an experimental publication by the Mondothèque team, will be hosted in the window of Constant. In 1919 the Mundaneum occupied half of the majestic (...)

The Techno-Galactic Guide to Software Observation: A streaming book launch

Live from WTC25 and on-line at Door closes at 18:30. Broadcast: 19:00-20:30 The Techno-Galactic Guide to Software Observation gathers methods from the (...)


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