Category: Blog

  • Matthew Fuller in Linköping

    Matthew Fuller in Linköping

    Matthew Fuller is coming to Linköping April 12! Matthew Fuller is the author of the forthcoming, ‘How to Sleep, in art, biology and culture’, (Bloomsbury).  Other titles include, include ‘Media Ecologies, materialist energies in art and technoculture’, (MIT) ‘Behind the Blip, essays on the culture of software’ and ‘Elephant & Castle’. (both Autonomedia) With Usman […]

  • Editorial: Sensorium Journal 1

    Editorial: Sensorium Journal 1

    This is the first issue of Sensorium Journal. Sensorium Journal is an academic publication, a platform for research and artistic practices that are sensitive to materiality, aesthetics and media technology. Sensorium Journal is collaborative, inclusive and open in its form. Thus, it is academically ambitious but not peer-reviewed, and it is a part of Sensorium, […]

  • A medium is a medium is a medium is a medium

    A medium is a medium is a medium is a medium

    At the symposium Media Archaeology and Artistic Practice held September 17th 2015, a discussion was raised by invited keynote speaker Garnet Hertz, artist and associate professor at Emily Carr University, concerning the discourse around the media archeological lab and the humanities lab, and if this perhaps was mainly a question of naming. Can the desire […]

  • Stein i Stuttgart

    Stein i Stuttgart

    Johanna Schwanauers oversettelse av Steins tale «What Are Master-pieces and Why Are There So Few of Them» (1935), trykt i Benses tidsskrift augenblick i mai 1958, kan ses som startskuddet på et intenst kjærlighetsforhold til Stein.

  • HVIS JEG SAGDE DET. ET FÆRDIGT PORTRÆT AF PICASSO

    HVIS JEG SAGDE DET. ET FÆRDIGT PORTRÆT AF PICASSO

    Hvis jeg sagde det kunne han lide det. Kunne han lide det hvis jeg sagde det. Kunne han lide det kunne Napoleon kunne Napoleon kunne kunne han lide det.         Hvis Napoleon hvis jeg sagde det hvis jeg sagde det hvis Napoleon. Kunne han lide det hvis jeg sagde det hvis jeg sagde det hvis […]

  • Utdrag fra Miniput

    Utdrag fra Miniput

    ONSDAGEN DEN 12 JUNI     Fick änligen (sic!) veta litet mera om den stora anläggning som upptar hälften av en barack och som kallas simulator. Anläggningen – en gång byggd för en rad olika forskningsuppdrag vid en av de vetenskapliga institutionerna – är ingenting annat än vad namnet anger, en simulator. När uppgifterna var […]

  • Turing-maskin

    Turing-maskin

    Deras ödmjukhet kan vi aldrig efterlikna, mjuka tjänare av beständigare material: de lever flärdfritt i komplicerade reläer och strömkretsar. Snabbheten, läraktigheten är deras styrka. Man frågar: ”Vad är 2 x 2?” – ”Är du en maskin?” De svarar eller vägrar att svara allt efter vad man kräver. Det finns emellertid också andra maskiner, abstraktare automater, […]

  • Exploitable surfaces

    Exploitable surfaces

    Siegfried Zielinski, Patricia Pisters and Matthias Bruhn talked about image-obsession in Oslo on December 3.

  • Jag kan inte se skogen för alla träd

    Jag kan inte se skogen för alla träd

    Nya och gamla kunskapsformer i en digital tidsålder 1. Träd. Enligt utsagor så var det en månklar kväll när sju unga män samlades i en träddunge utanför Göttingen år 1772 för att svära sin trohet till poesin och varandra. De unga männen krönte sina hattar med löv, tog varandras händer och började dansa runt ett […]

  • Workshop on non-human languages

    Gir det mening å snakke om ikke-menneskelige språk? I så fall: Hva slags perspektiv på ikke-menneskelige språk er produktive og hvorfor?  Workshopen foregår på HUMlab i Umeå 9-10. juni, 2016. Vi har valgt ut noen tekster som vi tenkte kunne være veiledende for diskusjonen. Tekstene ligger i en delt mappe i dropbox og er listet opp under. Tanken er at deltakerne […]

  • A conference is a conference

    A conference is a conference

    A visual summary of the kick-off conference A medium is a medium is a medium at the Datamuseum in Linköping.

  • A medium is a medium is a medium

    A medium is a medium is a medium

    At the symposium Media Archaeology and Artistic Practice held September 17th 2015, a discussion was raised by invited keynote speaker Garnet Hertz, artist and associate professor at Emily Carr University, concerning the discourse around the media archeological lab and the humanities lab, and if this perhaps was mainly a question of naming. Can the desire […]

  • Symposium on Media Archaeology and the Humanities Lab at Linköpings university

    Symposium on Media Archaeology and the Humanities Lab at Linköpings university

    May 28 LMI organized one of two symposium on Media Archaeology on the Computer museum in Linköping. Invited guests was Jussi Parikka from Winchester School of Art and Lori Emerson from University of Colorado, and the topic was the Humanities Media Lab: What is it good for? If you want to know what we need […]

  • Datasaab Computer Commercial

    Datasaab Computer Commercial

    Check out this commercial from Swedish Datasaab, probably from the mid-60s – especially the part after 6.48 where the computers SARA, D2 ans D21 are described accompanied by a futuristic soundtrack.