Posts By: Inte Gloerich
MoneyLab #8 postponed due to Coronavirus
We are sorry to announce the postponement of MoneyLab#8 to a date to be defined for reasons of force majeure (coronavirus). In fact the National Security Council of the Republic of Slovenia has banned meeting in closed spaces for more than 100 people.We have invested a lot of work in organizing this event. Pre-registration for [...]
MoneyLab #8 program now online
MoneyLab #8: Minting a Fair Society These are dark times for the economy, as offshore finance wreaks havoc in the very fabric of cities and communities, and crypto-companies find their own tax havens. But the economy is not only in the hands of faceless corporations and cryptocurrency speculators. MoneyLab explores the imaginaries of artists, researchers, [...]
By: Ailie Rutherford & Bettina Nissen Crypto-Knitting-Circles has been a year-long project by visual artist Ailie Rutherford and designer Bettina Nissen exploring potential applications of new and emerging technologies within feminist and community currency. Inspired by a shared interest in feminist economics and the potential for emerging tech to disrupt established power structures, this work [...]
ALEXANDRA – short film by Anna Brynskov
A design fiction on a humanoid blockchain system that controls friendships, based on the work balance in the household. The film is made to be a critical conversation opener about our digital future. How do we design this kind of system in a ‘good’ way in terms of politics? Is consensus a sustainable model of [...]
MoneyLab #7 program booklet now available
Download the full program here. or get your program info here: TIMETABLE SESSIONS — Tickets: Regular tickets: Day ticket 30 euro, passe-partout 60 euro. Students (other then HvA): 50% discount. You can get your tickets here. HvA employees and students can get a free ticket by sending an e-mail (from your HvA e-mail address) to [...]
In a Cashless Future, How Will the Tooth Fairy Pay You?
By: Ruth Catlow and Martin Zeilinger Amidst our struggles to understand and critique each new wave of sophisticated fintech, it’s easy to lose track of the deceptively simple things: cash has been falling out of favour. Financial institutions and many governments are pushing hard to sell us on electronic banking and transaction services. And regardless [...]
Between a Trade War and a Sex Scandal (Part 2 of 2)
By: Micky Lee, Suffolk University This is a two-part series that discusses how gender can be used as a lens to connect events that occur in different spaces. Two such events are the ongoing China-U.S. trade war and the sex scandal of Jeffrey Epstein. In the second part, I use the case study of Jeffrey [...]
Between a Trade War and a Sex Scandal (Part 1 of 2)
This is a two-part series that discusses how gender can be used as a lens to connect events that occur in different spaces. Two such events are the ongoing China-U.S. trade war and the sex scandal of Jeffrey Epstein.
4 European Travel Support Grants to MoneyLab #7 Outside of Finance
Apply before Monday September 23, 8pm CET.
The user experience of privacy in incumbents and digital banks