Artistic Autonomy vs. the Creative Industries

Pascal Gielen, The Murmuring of the Artistic Multitude: Global Art, Memory, and Post-Fordism (2009)

Pascal Gielen, Kunst in Netwerken: Artistieke Selecties in Hedendaagse Dans en Beeldende Kunst (2003)

Sven Lütticken, Secret Publicity: Essays on Contemporary Art (2006)


Creative Production after the Creative Industries

Robert Hewison & John Holden, The Cultural Leadership Handbook (2011)

Robert Hewison Not a Slide Show: Leadership and Cultural Value (2006)

Kunstlicht Magazine, Kunstkritiek in Tijden van het Netwerk (2014)

Joke Hermes & Karel Koch, Participant Design: Towards Sustainable Marketing in an Age of Conflicting Media Logic (2012)

Joke Hermes, The Multiple Realities of Cultural Citizenship versus the Logic of Culturalisation (2007)


Documentary Film: Digitization, Pitching, Authorship


The Creative City as Internet of (Bright, Young) Things

Zach Blas et al., The Transreal: The Aesthetics of Crossing Realities (2012)

Zach Blas, Information Opacity (2014)

Zach Blas et al., You Are Here: Art After the Internet (2014)

Zach Blas, Escaping the Face: Biometric Facial Recognition and the Facial Weaponization Suite (2013)

Rob van Kranenburg, The Internet of Things (2007)

Christian Nold & Rob van Kranenburg, The Internet of People for a Post-Oil World (2011)

Frank Rieger, Anatomie eines Digitalen Ungeziefers (2011)

Interview with Frank Rieger, Der Zugriff auf die Informationen ist Total (2013)


My Creativity, your Depression

Pek van Andel, Anatomy of the Unsought Finding. Serendipity: Origin, History, Domains, Traditions, Appearances, Patterns and Programmability (1994)

Sarah Sharma, In the Meantime: Temporality and Cultural Politics (2014)

Sarah Sharma, Because the Night Belongs to Lovers: Occupying the Time of Precarity (2014)

Mark Fisher, Ghosts of my Life: Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures (2014)

Mark Fisher, Capitalist Realism: Is there No Alternative? (2009)