Design

Human-data interaction in the age of Industry 4.0 – part 1

In exploring the influence that the 4.0 Industry technologies have in redefining the relationship between man and machine, a key issue to be analysed is constituted by the relationship between the individual and data. The main tool that is used to reason around the data is visualization. Through his visual research, Kim Albrecht transforms data and numbers into images to understand the world, using visual and graphical elements to create knowledge.... READ MORE...

Sensing the invisible. Interview with Afroditi Psarra.

Through her fascinating and dystopic garments Afroditi Psarra has been contributing to push further body augmentation research blending folk tradition, pop culture, hand-made electronic and coding to create art, and conveying also social, biological, and environmental issues. Latest developments of her work include Cosmic Bitcasting, a tunic that enables the human body to perceive cosmic radiation and to upload all the outputs on a computer.... READ MORE...

Exploring the identities of Digital Processes in an Architectonic Context – part 2

What do algorithms and digital objects have to do with architecture? At what grounds is the digital affecting our surrounding and our approach to designing it? By examining the crucial concepts in their anthropomorphic form, Selena Savić will shed light on the agency of computational, logical and technical algorithms when it comes to reconfiguring our relationship with built space.... READ MORE...

Exploring the identities of Digital Processes in an Architectonic Context – part 1

What do algorithms and digital objects have to do with architecture? At what grounds is the digital affecting our surrounding and our approach to designing it? By examining the crucial concepts in their anthropomorphic form, Selena Savić will try to shed light on the action of computational, logical and technical algorithms when it comes to reconfiguring our relationship with built space.... READ MORE...

Lateral Thinking with Withered Technology – Shinji Murakami

Shinji Murakami’s second solo show at Catinca Tabacaru Gallery explores the digital pixel in relation to light, advancements in technology, and Augmented Reality. examining the pixel as part of a whole in the analog formats of painting and sculpture, and exploring the multidisciplinary use of LED lighting.... READ MORE...

(Italiano) hyle. Dialoghi transdisciplinari sul design

(Italiano) Al Riot Studio di Napoli una mostra curata da Francesco Dell'Aglio, Enza Migliore e Chiara Scarpitti presenta una dimensione inconsueta del design italiano, in cui arte, design, poesia e artigianato dialogano tra loro intrecciandosi in una serie di progetti e visioni che propongono ciascuno un diverso modo di sentire la città.... READ MORE...

Digicult at 8208 Lightining Design Festival 2017

Next Saturday 18 November 2017 Federica Fontana will be special guest at 8208 Lighting Design Festival, at Accademia di Belle Arti Aldo Galli - IED Como to talk about Digicult, the philosophy behind the project, its networking strategies from 2005, its open and free culture production activities within interdisciplinary fields of international contemporary Media Art.... READ MORE...

Digicult at FRID 2017: Italian Forum of design doctoral research

On 16 and 17 November 2017, the Digicult project will be introduced within the program of FRID 2017: Fare ricerca in design Forum, at Scuola di dottorato Iuav of Università Iuav in Venice, as a platform on which contributions and future perspectives on research converge. Thanks to the invitation from Raimonda Riccini... READ MORE...

Heimo Zobernig: chess painting

Heimo Zobernig’s practice is framed by the impact Modernism has had on the trajectory of art history. A new exhibition spans the MIT List Visual Art Center’s main galleries by using their architecture as a stage and allowing a viewer to confront the constructed experience of visiting an art exhibition.... READ MORE...

A new multi-platform by artist Olivia Erlanger

BMW Open Work is a major new initiative curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini annually inviting an artist to develop a project exploring current and future technologies as tools for innovation and artistic experimentation. This year it will launch at Frieze London with Body Electric, a new commission by Olivia Erlanger.... READ MORE...
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