The Institute of Network Cultures (INC) analyzes and shapes the terrain of network cultures through events, publications, and online dialogue. Our projects evolve around digital publishing, alternative revenue models, online video and design, digital counter culture and much more.
Documentation of Flying Money online
In May 2018 the Institute of Network Cultures co-organized the Flying Money Conference together with the city of Amsterdam. This European conference had a unique nature and scope. It brought people together from a wide range of backgrounds – civil servants, scientists, engineers, journalists, artists, bankers and entrepreneurs – to discuss topics related to the [...]
My Name is Janez Janša (film screening) 17 November 2018, 8 pm
Documentary screening + AFTER-TALK/Q&A with the artist 17 November 2018, 8 pm Veem House for Performance Van Diemenstraat 408-410, Amsterdam Buy your tickets here A name. Everybody has one. Individuals, artists and academics from all over the world share their thoughts about the meaning and purpose of one’s name from both private and public perspectives. [...]
Workshop Digitale Kunstkritiek – Podcasting
19 September 2018 14:30 - 17:30 uur Hogeschool van Amsterdam In de workshop Podcast oefen je met eenvoudige opnametechniek, montage software en, misschien wel het belangrijkste: strategieën voor inhoudelijke en logistieke scenario’s.
On Paratactics, Bots and Post-Colonial Finance – A Muhabbet between Ebru Yetiskin and Geert Lovink
Download as PDF Original on the ISTS website: https://stsistanbul.org/2018/08/30/on-paratactics-bots-and-post-colonial-finance-a-muhabbet-between-ebru-yetiskin-and-geert-lovink/#more-777 In 2017 Ebru Yetiskin, a member of IslanbuLab who is also an Istanbul- based sociologist and an independent curator, visited the Institute of Network Cultures in Amsterdam and met Geert Lovink, who works there as a researcher. A while later, Geert Lovink’s 2016 book Social Media [...]
When Fungus punched Anthropos in the Gut: On Crap, Fish-eating Trees, Rhizomes and Organized Networks
This essay appeared in Rhizomes. by Patricia de Vries I meant to write about death, only life came breaking in as usual — Virginia Woolf Prelude On a warm summer day, somewhere in the early 1980s in a forest in British Columbia, Jiggs accidentally fell into a pit of crap. After realizing he was stuck, [...]
Sei mesi di astinenza da Facebook
Sei mesi di astinenza da Facebook. Nel senso che per sei mesi non ho pubblicato nulla, se non in maniera per così dire omeopatica, ovvero attraverso la pagina che gestisco (i cui follower si contano sulle dita e il cui unico commentatore è un mio amico d’infanzia). A dire il vero avevo già sfrondato radicalmente Read the rest