September 16, 2005  ·  Lessig

The name confused me at first, but only because of blind US-centrism. “OpenCongress” is a site for researchers studying “how methodologies derived from Free/Libre and Open Source Software [FLOSS] production can be deployed by those working in the area of art, visual culture and cultural production in general.”

  • Joshua Tauberer

    There is another OpenCongress site,, that is about the U.S. Congress, although it’s in search of funding to get finished. (And, shameless plug, it’s based on the data brought together by

  • Rob Myers

    They are organising an event at the Tate in London in October. Lots of interesting people and groups will be there. I’ve bought a ticket already.