Books

Systems. Edited by Edward A. Shanken

Systems traces a radical shift in sofware aesthetics from its roots in mid twentieth-century general systems theory, cybernetics, and artificial intelligence to the cutting-edge science of the present. The collected texts examine the connections between advanced technological systems, our bodies and minds... READ MORE...

Networks. Edited by Lars Bang Larsen

In the 1960s began a cultural shift from the modernist grid and its determination of projection and representation to the fluid structures and circuits of the network, presenting art with new possibilities.... READ MORE...

Softimage

With today’s digital technology, the image is no longer a stable representation of the world, but a programmable view of a database that is updated in real time. Softimage by Hoelzl and Marie.... READ MORE...

Art, Technology, Consciousness

These essays address current theories of consciousness and subjective experience, embracing new ideas from the art and sciences alongside more spiritual aspects of human existence.... READ MORE...

Crime and the Media

Crime and the Media brings together key debates within cultural studies, media studies, criminology and sociology on the relationship between the media and crime in a postmodern society.... READ MORE...

Media Freedom

Media Freedom. The Contradictions of Communications in the Age of Modernity. People believe that the freedom of the media is an essential prerequisite of a modern democracy.... READ MORE...

The Internet Does Not Exist

The internet does not exist. Maybe it did exist only a short time ago, but now it only remains as a blur, a cloud, a friend, a deadline, a redirect, or a 404. If it ever existed, we couldn’t see it.... READ MORE...

Plants, Androids and Operator

Taking up Fèlix Guattari’s challenge, the Lab aimed to combine social and media practices into collective assemblages of enunciation in order to confront social monoformity.... READ MORE...

Ch Dh Egregore Source

"Égregore source" is an edition aims to exploit the physical dispersion of this digital support, in order to develop a broadcasting structure for a networked audiovisual performance.... READ MORE...

Euphoria & Dystopia

the book celebrates the belief that the creative and cultural sector, in collaboration with scientists and humanists, have a critical role to play in developing participatory technologies that work toward human betterment.... READ MORE...

Anti-Media: Ephemera on Speculative Arts

Florian Cramer is a practice-oriented research professor for new communication technologies, their cultures and their impact on art and design professions at Creating 010, Rotterdam University of Applied Science.... READ MORE...
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