"BURN STATION is a multipart project travelling through Europe, investigating the different aspects of free culture (free software community, open source policies, organizational strategies and independent distribution) from a social and local perspective. Our prime interest is to track the history of independent media culture back to the 60's, from Marcel Mauss and the philosophy of the economy of gift to Fluxus, through the situationist movement, psychogeography, flanneur culture, relational and social aesthetics), and to document how the new technologies have helped free culture and cultural networks to grow out of subculturaldexnew.htmlRama is the software designer of "burnstation".