Oriana Persico(aka penelope.di.pixel) is a communication scientist focusing on the creation of empathic economies that allow for the establishment of participative, tolerant, creative ecosystems in which people actively and happily coexist. She started pursuing these objectives by getting involved in high-level institutional politics and cutting-edge grassroots projects in Italy and Brazil. But the encounter with Angel_F, an artificial intelligence, opened up for her the scenarios of critical art practices as a tool for the reinvention of reality.
Hortensia Völckers (Buenos Aires, 1957) is head and artistic director of the Kulturstiftung des Bundes. At the Kulturstiftung, Völckers has planned and realised several projects for an exchange with East-European countries.
Danja Vasiliev is working with digital systems, networks and software. His research and practice aimed at re-examination and exploitation of Network paradigms in physical and digital realms. Danja experiments with methods, tactics and techniques that question communication models established between Users and Systems.