February 15, 2002

Painting the News

INMS hosts conference on new models for online story-telling

INMS and NewsLab, a broadcast news think tank in Washington DC, joined efforts for Painting the News, the second of a five-workshop series, "Innovations in Online News". Digital artists were partnered with online journalists who are doing the difficult task of balancing the traditions of journalistic story-telling with the use of innovative story forms.

The point of the workshop series, "Innovations in Online News" is to inspire the creation of new models for online story-telling. The Painting the News participants and speakers enthusiastically engaged in the discussions and prototype designing the 2-day workshop consisted of. They were challenged to look at some staid online news sites and come up with more engaging, energized designs.

Posted by ossma003 at February 15, 2002 4:40 PM