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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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The Emotional Computer

  In this performance work artist Tom Estes explores the use of hand gestures and hand-over-face cues while wearing the mask of a Cyberman. Both nostalgic and futuristic, the performance provides a visual reflection on the technological advancements that are fast becoming … Continue reading

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Codebreaker: Alan Turning @The Science Museum

Alan Turing, is a man regarded as one of the most influential mathematicians of the 20th Century and widely considered to be the father of computer science and artificial intelligence. The Science Museum in London is hosting an exhibition exploring … Continue reading

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JONAS MEKAS Retrospective

The Serpentine , Centre Pompidou, Paris, and BFI Southbank, London, are each presenting a season of film and video work celebrating Mekas’s contribution to cinema. Film-maker, artist and poet Jonas Mekas (b.1922, Lithuania) has been a leading figure of avant-garde … Continue reading

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Off Grid: Gravity Light

A British company hopes to bring electric light to 1.5 billion people who live off the grid with an incredible electric light that is powered by gravity. The GravityLight uses a sack of sand to gradually pull a piece of … Continue reading

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