Lectures

Artful technologies and technological art in the 20th Century: SHOT conference

The Society for the History of Technology is dedicated to the historical study of technology and its relations with politics, science, and the arts. The 2019 SHOT annual meeting focused on the subject: “Exploring the interface between technology, art, and design.” Marco Mancuso was invited by Laura Ronzon director at Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci to organize the Opening Panel and to lecture within the conference.... READ MORE...

Fantomologia: serie di panel e talk, CUBO Unipol-Arte Fiera 2019

Presented by CUBO - business museum of the Unipol group as part of the DAS - experimental artistic dialogues within the Arte Fiera 2019 program, "Phantomology: from micro to macro to real phenomena" is a curatorial project conceived by Marco Mancuso , in collaboration with Daniela Tozzi from Adiacenze. The project was characterized by a series of conferences and panels with both the artists involved and some important theorists.... READ MORE...

Io sono il mio unico Dio: Saperi Proibiti, Cascina Torchiera Milano

a terza edizione della rassegna Saperi Proibiti è dedicata al rapporto tra tecniche/tecnologie, tradizionali e contemporanee, e gli stati modificati di coscienza. In collaborazione con SISSC – Società Italiana per lo Studio degli Stati di Coscienza. Marco Mancuso è stato invitato dal gruppo di Saperi Proibiti a partecipare al panel dal titolo "Internet è la nuova Lsd" insieme al Gruppo Ippolita, Marco Philopat e Matteo Saltalamacchia?... READ MORE...

Arte, Scienza ed Ecologia nell’era dell’Antropocene: Arte Fiera, Bologna

Nell'ambito del programma di conferenze e incontri di Arte Fiera 2018, Adiacenze e la Traffic Gallery hanno organizzato un panel su "Arte, Scienza ed Ecologia nell'era dell'Antropocene", invitando alcuni artisti, critici e curatori che si occupano di questi temi a livello nazionale. Marco Mancuso è stato invitato da Daniela Tozzi e Roberto Ratti come relatore della conferenza a presentare il numero 77 del Digimag Journal dal titolo “The Arts Ecosystem”.... READ MORE...

Il nuovo paradigma delle Art Industries: Bologna Design Week

Organizzata nel centro storico della città, la Bologna Design Week è un evento che mappa e riunisce le eccellenze culturali, formative, creative, produttive e distributive del territorio. Il processo di mapping avviene attraverso principi di co-design e di progettazione partecipata. Marco Mancuso è stato chiamato dalla direttrice Elena Vai a curare e moderare un panel a partire dalle sue ricerche sulle Art Industries e i nuovi paradigmi di produzione nella New Media Art contemporanea.... READ MORE...

Which Identities? The Algorithmic Society: Spektrum, Berlin

Marco Mancuso joined the closing panel of the exhibition The "Dark Bodies, Dark Identities" at Spektrum Berlin which focused on the fundamental state of media obliquity, re-interpreting Boris Groys: if techniques of mechanical reproduction gave us (sub)jects without aura, digital production generates aura without (sub)jects, transforming all its materials into vanishing markers of a self-advertised present as a constant imperative ruling the online comedy.... READ MORE...

A new cultural paradigm: International Conferenze Arts in Society

Founded in 2000, the Arts in Society Research Network offers an interdisciplinary forum for discussion of the role of the arts in society. It is a place for critical engagement, examination and experimentation. The Ninth International Conference on the Arts in Society in 2014 was focused on the subject "The Lives of Art" and featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.... READ MORE...

Art Discourse in the Digital Age: re: Source / Transmediale, Cyberfest 2013

re:Source / Transmediale, Sebestian Fuller, Leah Stuhltrager for Cyberfest, have invited Marco Mancuso to join this international panel of critics and bloggers at The WYE in Berlin, to discuss about art has expended in form, function and voices. This panel explored these realities and their implications. It was also followed by an open, earnest, face to face Q&A discussion between the critics, bloggers and the audience... READ MORE...

Trasformazioni Affini: conferenza pubblica alla Design Library Milano

Nato nell'ambito della partecipazione al bando "Che Fare" del 2013, "Trasformazioni Affini" è un evento pensato come una giornata di incontri e presentazioni, con lo scopo di raccontare storie ed esperienze, monitorare progetti di eccellenza a livello nazionale e internazionale, che indagano l’impatto delle tecnologie digitali e delle scienze sull’ambito creativo, artistico e sociale contemporaneo.... READ MORE...

A myriad of vibrant phenomena: paper and lecture, ISEA 2011 Istanbul

Marco Mancuso was selected to join the 17th edition of the ISEA – International Symposium on Electronic Art, the leading world conference and exhibition event for art, media and technology. The Symposium was the outcome of the synergy that was developed between the Inter-Society for the Electronic Arts and the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the Sabanci University of Istanbul.... READ MORE...

I-Performing Media: lecture, Did Project 08-09

Marco Mancuso was invited from Ariennal Vidach and Claudio Prati - DiDstudio to have a lecture about the artistic applications of researches in audiovisual studies to interaction design technologies and theories applied specifically to dance and theatre, and to the relationships between a body in movement and the space surrounding it.... READ MORE...

From art to design and back: Symposium, Direct Digital

Direct Digital was a new media art event presented by the cultural association Artegenti. As in the program of Direct Digital event, the symposium organized and directed by Marco Mancuso focuses on the growing merge between productions, language and aesthetics of digital art and design, as a method of creative design between interactivity, space and eco-system audiovisual production.... READ MORE...