Platform Notes

Specification for an art research platform that is free-software based and runs on cheap or commodity x86/86_64 hardware. This platform is also known as ARPSE: Artistic Research Platform Sweden.


A wide variety of contemporary web and print platforms for artistic research can be found at the case studies.


  1. Software, PARSE Platform Requirements
  2. Hardware, PARSE Platform Server Hardware Detail

Server Components

  1. Database
  2. Webserver
  3. Content Management System
  4. Submissions and Workflow
  5. Wiki
  6. Etherpad
  7. IPFS

Workstation Components

  1. New Media
  2. Data
  3. 2D Generative
  4. 4D Generative