Debate

Editorial

Spring Editorial 2018 Blockchain Imaginaries

After 10 years, a plethora of blockchain implementations and political agendas are now developing so we need more variety in the imaginaries that underpin them.


Blockchain Geometries

A guide to the proliferation of blockchain forms, ideas and their practical and imaginative implications.


Moods of Identification

This response to 'Identity Trouble (on the blockchain)' looks at attempts to reliably verify identity, and counter-efforts to evade such verifications.


Interview with Holly Herndon and Mat Dryhurst

Holly Herndon and Mat Dryhurst discuss with Marc Garrett their plans to develop their own systems along the blockchain to change music and the arts for the better.


Community

Keep Calm and Carry on Monitoring the Media: a Review of Monitorial Citizen

Monitorial Citizen : the ordinary citizen, organised by NeMe took place at the Cyprus University of Technology, Limassol on November 9, 2017. The growing demand for political and corporate...


fronterlebnis – Boy’s Toys on the Frontline

Traditional warfare meets digital culture in Dani Ploeger’s solo show, fronterlebnis, at arebyte Gallery in London (7/12/2017 – 13/1/2018).


Terror Feeds Report from Disruption Network Lab

TERROR FEEDS: Inside the Fear Machine, took place in Berlin November 24-25 2017, and was an analysis of ISIS and its media strategy, the meaning of cyber jihad, and...


Disobedient Electronics: Protest | Book Review

A project that highlights confrontational work from industrial designers, electronic artists, hackers & makers from 10 countries that disobey conventions


Publications

Artists Re:Thinking The Blockchain

This landmark publication brings together a diverse array of artists and researchers engaged with the blockchain, unpacking, critiquing and marking the arrival of it on the cultural landscape for...