The Magical Secrecy Tour: June 5, 2014 – a year after Snowden. 8 hours by bus into the surveillance culture of Berlin | June 5, 2014 marks one year since NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden was introduced to a worldwide public. transmediale/resource teams up with N.K. Projekt, and Leslie Dunton-Downer for exploring Berlin as the global capital of informed response and resistance to mass surveillance. Read full post.
How do we come to know about things, particularly when they are designed to go unnoticed? Information and meaning need one another, like material and media. What frustrates and unties these binds are the interest of this workshop. | Read more.
at PLATOON Kunsthalle, Schönhauser Allee 9, 10119 Berlin | Systems get built on top of systems (that get built). For the workshop non-invasive and non-contact sensing in the environment around the workshop is planned – participants will learn and discuss these technologies and their potentials, and take part in a 'mapping exercise' of Berlin's streetscape in order to seek out points where systems can be made to leak material and information. | Read more.
12-14.9., Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Mindpirates e.V. | How do we find conscious ways of being active, both in the digital and the physical sphere, without just becoming part of a system of data overflow? Discussions, workshops & performances. Read full post
For this Overflow event, artists Jamie Allen and David Gauthier present the digital ooze and technological seepage; the leakage of and within infrastructures of electronics and code. The workshop provides opportunities to play with apparatus in code and electronics. | Read full post.
The Bradley Manning Case: Agency or Misconduct in a Digital Society? Speakers: Birgitta Jónsdóttir, Andy Müller Maguhn, John Goetz, Diani Barreto, Tatiana Bazzichelli. | Sun 5 May, 17:00 Urban Spree Gallery, Revaler Straße 99, 10245 Berlin, free entry. Read full post
reSource 004: Networked Disruption reflects on how the current techno-economic paradigm of Web 2.0 has challenged notions of art and hacktivism. | at c-base (Rungestraße 20, 10179 Berlin, S/U Jannowitzbrücke) Read full post
P2P Vorspiel is a pre-festival weekend of distributed partner events preceding the opening of transmediale 2013 BWPWAP – Back When Pluto Was a Planet and CTM.13 – THE GOLDEN AGE through a dissemination of projects including exhibition openings, workshops, talks, performances and parties outside the main venues of either festival. See the programme here...
22-24.8., Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien | Discussions, workshops & art projects with Shu Lea Cheang, Benjamin Gaulon, Dmytri Kleiner / the Telekommunisten, Johannes P Osterhoff, Georgios Papadopoulos, a.o. Read full post