Performance of Code: Articulate the resonances and dissonances between performing arts and computer science. Read more
Valetudo: A Cultural Anti-Venom Approach
It seems a delicious irony that due to a recent Australian High Court ruling (27 October 2017) many Australian MPs, including the Deputy Prime Minister, are now ineligible to sit in parliament. Known as the “citizenship seven” case, the unfolding citizenship crisis in Australia has the potential to allow for radical constructions of (Australian) subjectivities to emerge, bringing to [...]
Zero Day: Science, Technology, Society and the Imagination
Zero Day: Science, Technology, Society and the Imagination, was a forum head Tuesday, 28 March 2017 Tembusu College. This symposium was convened by Dr Margaret Tan, Associate Professor Lonce Wyse (in absentia) and Assistant Professor Nancy Mauro-Flude, jointly organised by the Science, Technology, and Society Cluster of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS), and Tembusu [...]
Interceptions at ArtScience Museum Singapore
Interceptions was held at ArtScience Museum Singapore – a series of Random Blends 2017 the 9th annual Department of Communications and New Media (CNM), National University Singapore Media Design Showcase. This year the theme Interceptions is a creative forum for radical thinking about the dynamic role new media and communication play in the world today, [...]
Go through the walls, walk on the blockchain ledgers: Techne/Technique/Technology
Oh go through the walls; if you must, walk on the ledges of roofs, of oceans; cover yourself with light: use menace, use prayer…My sleepers will flee toward another… – Jean Genet This is a quote that I put at the start of piece of writing ‘Methodologies of Risk: Experiential Prototyping, Hands-On Practice and Critical [...]
Call for Artworks :: Microbites of Innovation :: ACM Creativity and Cognition Conference 2017
ACM Creativity and Cognition Conference 2017 :: National Gallery of Singapore Call for Artworks :: Microbites of Innovation :: Submit Proposals by 13 January 2017 The Creativity and Cognition 2017 conference will bring together a unique selection of international artists with diverse cultural and artistic backgrounds. The conference’s ‘Microbites of Innovation’ Art Track is an exciting opportunity [...]
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 [...]
Radical Networks and the future of human machine connectivity
Radical Networks is a festival and symposium – three days of speakers, panels, workshops, and an art exhibit designed to introduce the community to DIY networking, in Partnership with EyeBeam, Hosted by ChemCreative Brooklyn, NY. See the archives of the amazing array of events which were were streamed and recorded by The Internet society. Learn [...]
Divination A modern day pirate girl tale – personal data is the new treasure chest of gold.
I am currently in post production of a new work *Divination*, the maiden voyage performance of Pyrate Queen and her crew, set sail for the duration of Dark Mofo 10–19 June 2016. This networked performance installation I was artistic director, writer and performer and the was presented by Contemporary Art Tasmania and Dark Mofo 2016. *Divination* was a live performance installation. [...]
In the wake of Brexit – Dispensing Spice into Scandinavian Space.
Something is rotten in the state of Denmark. – Hamlet, Act I, Shakespeare. On the eve of the Brexit outcome I was sitting in South Hobart, hearing, listening and watching the results unfold, absorbing and reacting to the hysteria rippling through social media channels that one could refer to as the town square 2.0. Quite spent – [...]
Transnational Artistic Practices and Local Perspectives?
As the 2015/16 course leader for the MFA at the Trondheim Academy of Fine Art, Faculty of architecture and fine Art, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, (Kunstakademiet i Trondheim, Fakultet for arkitektur og billedkunst). I was pleased to be invited by the MFA candidates I have nurtured for the past year to write a foreword for their Graduation [...]