Friday 23 Jun until Saturday 24 Jun 2017
Part of the NEW WORLD ORDER exhibition at Furtherfield Gallery
GeoCoin – Bodystorming Blockchain in the City
Friday 23 June, 10-5pm, Furtherfield Commons
BOOKING ESSENTIAL – Limited places available for this FREE workshop
A day of design-based research using the GeoCoin platform to explore novel ways of reconsidering and reinventing currency through location-specific value transactions. How can money be reprogrammed to interact with or react to everyday practices of value exchange in and around the city? Explore these and more questions with the Design Informatics team from the University of Edinburgh.
Photo Credit: Bettina Nissen
This workshop is part of the ESRC funded research project After Money lead by Design Informatics at the University of Edinburgh.
Wedding event day – blockchain special
Saturday 24 June, 11-1pm and 2-4pm, Furtherfield Gallery
Ever wanted to join your partner in bitcoin matrimony? Or wanted to join another partnership for a short time only? You’ve come to the right place. For this day only, you can record your short-term bitcoin union via Handfastr on the blockchain in an immutable and ever growing ledger of bitcoin marriages at the Furtherfield Gallery.
This project is part of the ESRC funded research project After Money lead by Design Informatics at the University of Edinburgh.
Photo credit: Chris Scott (Chrisdonia)