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We make money not art · 1d ago

GAMERZ 2016 – Our daily computer-programmed reality

For a full intro to the festival, check out my previous story: GAMERZ: Digital tech ‘degen...
We make money not art · 1W ago

Obfuscates your feelings on Facebook and defeat its algorithms in the process

By obfuscating the limited number of emotions offered to you by Facebook, this plug-in all...
We make money not art · 1W ago

GAMERZ: Digital tech ‘degenerated’ by craft and kludge

Each work selected for the show champions an ‘alternative’ aesthetic that values the glitc...
We make money not art · 2W ago

Book review: Privacy. A Short History

At a time when the death of privacy is widely proclaimed, historian David Vincent, describes the evolution of the concept and practice of privacy from the Middle Ages to the present controversy over digital communication and state surveillance provok...
We make money not art · 2W ago

Listen to the sounds from the deepest hole ever dug into the Earth crust

Justin Bennett’s sound walk takes us inside the now abandoned and very decrepit Soviet res...
We make money not art · 2W ago

Air Slaves. Could we one day ‘lend our lungs’ to filter polluted air?

Prepare for a future in which the only way of making a living is to ‘lend your lung' to fi...
We make money not art · 3W ago

The Nuclear Culture Source Book

The book brings together contemporary art and ideas investigating the nuclear Anthropocene, nuclear sites and materiality, along with important questions of radiological inheritance, nuclear modernity and the philosophical concept of radiation as a h...
We make money not art · 4W ago

Day 2 of HYBRID MATTERs symposium: Root brain, post-fossil culture & why we need to stick with our mess

Hybrid ecologies unfold through complex interactions between actors and elements: human, n...
We make money not art · 1M ago

From animal sensors to Monet as a painter of the anthropocene. 9 things i learnt on the opening day of the HYBRID MATTERs symposium

The actors of hybrid ecologies are many. They are genetically engineered plants, cloned trees, animals used as sensors. Or they are robots, software and networks that encroach on the biologi...
We make money not art · 1M ago

Book review – Public Servants. Art and the Crisis of the Common Good

Socially engaged artists need not be aligned (and may often be opposed) to the public sector and to institutionalized systems. In many countries, structures of democratic governance and public responsibility are shifting, eroding, and being remade in...