I have just posted a text on the oligopticon vs. the panspectron at panspectrocism.org.
This past Friday, Nina Möntmann held a lecture on ”Transforming Communities” at the seminar for advanced art theory at the Valand School of Fine Art. Below are some of my own thoughts on the rise of community-based art.
The Dorkfest is a public event where hackers, circuit benders and other enthusiasts can demonstrate their latest creations. Or – as the website has it – the fest is a ”weekend gathering at the edge of art, science and uselessness”¦ a two day showcase of inventions and explorations into electricity and it’s (stranger) uses.”