Tag Archives: Art

Automation Nightmare: Scientists, Artists And Philosophers Warn We Are Creating A World Without Consciousness

With the potential of an Artificial Intelligence to rival our own consciousness and the proliferation of robots in the workforce Abstract Expressionism created with robotics rather than the human hand is an interesting metaphor for our times. Image- Tom Estes … Continue reading

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Future Tech: Expert Systems

Artist Tom Estes for Art Selectronic at The Internet Yami-Ichi (Blackmarket) at Tate Modern. Estes’ work, like Science Fiction, is a sort of thought experiment and serves as a useful vehicle for “safely” discussing controversial topical issues, providing thoughtful social commentary on potential … Continue reading

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Venice Residency

The Live Art Performance by Tom Estes at ‘’Parallax: Other Realms’ will inaugurate The Biennial Project’s expanded program of large screen digital projections at La Biennale di Venezia. The performance will coincide with Estes’ time at the newly founded Biennial … Continue reading

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Turning Human Beings Into Batteries

Scientists at Princeton -who must have never seen The Matrix- have developed a system to convert basic human organ function into electric energy. The Matrix is a a science fiction action film written and directed by Larry and Andy Wachowski … Continue reading

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The Len Lye Centre

Len Lye, Self Portrait (With Night Tree), 1947 A new gallery devoted to showing the works of the artist Len Lye has received the final go-ahead after a decade of planning. An experimental film-maker, poet, painters, kinetic sculptor, eccentric and ebullient … Continue reading

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The Museo Soumaya

The Museo Soumaya houses one of the most important art collections in Latin America with over 6,200 artworks and 60,000 square feet of exhibition space. From the outside, The Museo Soumaya is an organic and asymmetrical shape that is perceived … Continue reading

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Free Enterprise: The Art of Citizen Space Exploration

Free Enterprise: The Art of Citizen Space Exploration Fast forward to 2013. ARTSblock is to present the first contemporary art exhibition in the U.S. to present an international array of artists and organizations who are exploring the potential democratization of … Continue reading

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