Kickended by Silvio Lorusso is online database artwork archiving the Kickstarted campaigns that got not even a single penny. This competitive aesthetics of failure has been able to attract the attention of major national newspapers (from the British “The Guardian” to the Italian “Corriere della Sera”).
What sound do we hear when the machines “talk” to each other? We are partly excluded from this conversation because the human body is not designed to “hear” machine language. Through the work “Speak / Fala” Rejane Cantoni and Leonardo →
What is needed to properly narrate a city? For a writer the highest ambition in this respect should be to quote and reproduce the truest “voice” of the city itself. Daniel J Wilson’s project began with the process of getting →
Among the media used for artistic purposes, the vinyl record has played a special role. It has been around for more than a century and has outlasted many others. It is one of the very few media that can function →
Having analogue and digital working in perfect sync has always been a theoretical and practical challenge, as they typically rely on different physical interfaces. But Nicolas Bernier ’s “frequencies (a)” is a stellar exception. It’s made of tuning forks mechanically →
The Livro-Obra app has been created by Itaú Cultural and the Associação Cultural o Mundo de Lygia Clark, recreating in a completely digital form the famous “Livro-Obra”, an iconic artist book created by Lygia Clark in 1983 that employed movable, →
ISBN-10: 394240589X, 240 Pages, 2012, English
The cover of this exhibition catalogue is printed on mirrored paper, reflecting those who look or try to take a picture of it (attempts of the latter can be observed on Google Images). It →
Jan Robert Leegte’s new works re-examine the hypermateriality of the digital domain. Educated as a sculptor and architect this Dutch artist has a unique approach to art in the context →
Check the Open Your City – Share Festival 2012 Report photo set here.
Reappropriation of urban space, visions about the city of the future and grassroots participation. These main themes of Share Festival →
The reward-return system Facebook uses to entice users back to their profile to check for likes on posted photographs, comments on their status updates and peruse their ever-growing →
Algae Opera is a work realized by Michael Burton and Michiko Nitta in collaboration with Mezzo-Soprano Louise Ashcroft, composer Gameshow Outpatient and actor Samuel Lewis that uses a novel approach to cross-wire the →