Mittwoch, 30. November 2011
Vortrag von Sam Nemeth
Complex Systems in Art – an introduction to complexity and generative art
und Züripremiere von
Them F*ckin‘ Robots – documentary on the legendary Canadian artist Norman White.
von Ine Poppe und Sam Nemeth mit anschliessender Q&A mit den Filmemachern.
Vortrag und Film in englischer Sprache
Montag, 5. Dezember 2011, 18 Uhr
VMK, Sihlquai 131
Sam Nemeth is a film scholar and was part of the Dutch video collective Staats TV Rabotnik. Currently he is documentary maker focusing on art and technology and teaches at the Industrial Design department of the TU Eindhoven.
Ine Poppe publishes about digital culture, technology, art and science, mainly for the national newspaper NRC Handelsblad. She gives the master course Critical Art Writing (in Amsterdam). She lectures at the Audio Visual department of the Willem de Kooning Academy, Rotterdam.
Lecture „Art and Complexity“
Sam Nemeth explains how he himself got interested in complexity and what complexity and complex systems are. He gives a short overview of the relationship between the notion of complexity and generative art and illustrates this with an abundancy of video.
Film „Them F*ckin‘ Robots“
Five years in the making, a documentary celebrating the extraordinary career of one of the world’s leading electronic artists.