Talk

KEYNOTE: James Bridle (UK), Artist and Author of New Dark Age

Thursday, Sep 6
20:00 — 20:20
Venue
Talk

KEYNOTE: James Bridle (UK), Artist and Author of New Dark Age

Create, Democracy,

James is coming to Techfestival with his recently released book “New Dark Age”. Using it as the base of his argument he’s gonna talk about technology, knowledge, and the end of the future.

James Bridle is an artist and writer working across technologies and disciplines. His artworks and installations have been exhibited in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia, and have been viewed by hundreds of thousands of visitors online. He has been commissioned by organisations including the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Barbican, Artangel, the Oslo Architecture Triennale, the Istanbul Design Biennial, and been honoured by Ars Electronica, the Japan Media Arts Festival, and the Design Museum, London. His writing on literature, culture and networks has appeared in magazines and newspapers including Frieze, Wired, Domus, Cabinet, the Atlantic, the New Statesman, and many others, in print and online, and he has written a regular column for the Observer.

 

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