The Rot of the Stars (ROTS) will be taking over for the 21st week at fig-2.
The Fear of Missing Out opening address is followed by two individual presentations by Peter Sunde and !Mediengruppe Bitnik.
Olia Lialina is in conversation with Karen Archey, discussing her pioneering work as a net artist.
A live boat cruise experience with Gideon Reeling and Maciej Obara International.
Presentations by Oleksiy Radynski on his films documenting the Ukrainian war and new feminist working group Women Inc.
Tony Prescott presents on the psychology of the ‘robot self’, exploring the possibility of social cognition for humanoid robots. This includes a presentation of ZENO, a humanoid robot.
Ashkan Sepahvand presents on his collaborative initiative, the technosexual reading circle, and Erika Balsom introduces a screening of Harun Farocki’s four-part series Serious Games.
Artist Yuri Pattison discusses ideas relating to automation and outsourcing within the context of his own artistic practice and McKenzie Wark presents on his new text Molecular Red: Theory for the Anthropocene.
Helen Hester presents on the idea of 'war porn', exploring how far the idea of porn can be (and is being) pushed in the post-digital age.
On the final day of exhibition 21 of 50 at fig-2, join us for an informal talk with Marjolijn Dijkman or a member of the curatorial team.