Last Build Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:12:12 +0000
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:08:49 +0000Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Bat Opera, 2013 Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, Bat Opera, 2005 Marvin Gaye Chetwynd, who used to […]
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:06:11 +0000One of society’s current challenges is that empathy is not communicated efficiently online. The internet was conceived as a tool for empathy but as we know, that’s not what is happening. We need to improve ‘virtual empathy’
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:36:28 +0000Over the coming decades, Artificial Intelligence may alter how we see our place in the universe, as machines pursue goals independent of their creators and outperform us in domains previously believed to be the sole dominion of humans
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:01:28 +0000Over the past seven years, Atoui has researched the relationships between sound, vibrations, instruments and the body, starting with how the deaf perceive sound. He challenges, expands and revises our established and conventional ways of experiencing sound
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:18:47 +0000Anthropologist Hugh Gusterson examines the way drone warfare has created commuter warriors and redefined the space of the battlefield. He looks at the paradoxical mix of closeness and distance involved in remote killing: is it easier than killing someone on the physical battlefield if you have to watch onscreen?
Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:37:25 +0000Tarek Atoui and Council filled an abandoned swimming pool in Bergen with new instruments, historical artefacts, performances, social moments, ideas and of course sounds that challenge our understanding of the sound experience
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 16:06:11 +0000The End of Oil explores possible scenarios associated with the decline of the oil-based economy in Norway. 'With the prosperity of the oil-boom years likely coming to come an end and society finding itself on the brink of an infrastructural change, these scenarios relate to questions about our relationship with nature in a wider sense'
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 12:33:12 +0000Brutalist architecture not only distinguishes itself through an expressive application of concrete but through a distinct social element; brutalist architecture stands for social housing, municipal educational establishments, cultural centers, and universities. Aiming to change society, brutalist architecture virtually gave shape to utopia
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:49:48 +0000Should bird populations decline drastically in the near future, could fake birds replace them and contribute to keeping the natural balance of a forest intact? The question might sound a bit fanciful but it is inspired by scientific papers about insect-eating plants, the extinction of birds species and the impact their disappearance would have on our forests
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:09:09 +0000An exhibition that brilliantly puts the dance party culture of the 1990s into a neat museum package