Shapeshifter, Heartbreaker. On the Ecology of Algorithms, the Lithuanian artist duo Ugnius Gelguda and Neringa Černiauskaitė (aka Pakui Hardware) will give a performance lecture that spans around the relationship between materiality, technology, and economy. How is technology shaping current economy and the physical reality itself, including the human body? In relation to the velocity of technological development, the matter becomes both an obstacle and a vehicle. These questions are analyzed through such examples as High Frequency Trading, technological prosthesis and digital materiality.
2014 December 3, 7pm
Iaspisprogrammet, Konstnärsnärsnämnden, Maria Skolgata 83, 2 tr, Stockholm