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Out now: The 3D Additivist Cookbook
The 3D Additivist Cookbook, devised and edited by Morehshin Allahyari and Daniel Rourke, is a compendium of imaginative, provocative works from over 100 world-leading artists, activists and theorists. The 3D Additivist Cookbook contains 3D .obj and .stl files, critical texts, templates, recipes, (im)practical designs and methodologies for living in this most contradictory of times. To [...]
All MoneyLab Photos Now Online
A selection of the best pictures from MoneyLab #3 Failing Better (all photo’s can be found here).
A Work Ethic Dystopia
Here’s the transcript of the talk I gave to the students of the design department of the Sandberg Instituut at LustLAB on the 29th of November. Hello everyone, first of all I’d like to say that I’m very excited to be here. I’d like to thank Anja Groten and Dimitri Nieuwenhuizen for the invitation, and Read the rest
The Divine Trash Strata – Ghetto Bienalle – Port au Prince.
…the clue lies there…symbols of the divine show up in our world initially at the trash stratum. – Philip K. Dick In late 2009 I went to Haiti, invited to take part in the first Ghetto Bienalle – Port au Prince. I was hosted by a community of artists called Artis Resistanz – who combine [...]
Dancing to the Loop: Interview with Tilman Baumgärtel
https://dj.dancecult.net/index.php/dancecult/article/view/908/777 Dancing to the Loop: Repetition in Contemporary Music. An Interview with Tilman Baumgärtel by Geert Lovink Since the late 1980s, the German media critic Tilman Baumgärtel has developed an interest in sound loops, recently deciding to write the analogue part of its history. In his 2015 monograph Scheifen (Loops) Tilman describes early tape recorder [...]
As We Read: Literary Writing on the Web reading list
As We Read is a website where reading lists are collected for those who want to introduce themselves into a subject. I was asked to compose such a reading list and I happily complied. I chose a subject that is very dear to me: literary writing online. Read the introduction below and find the items [...]