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The Future of Money is Going on Tour!

Back in February we presented The Future of Money and The Future of Art at Transmediale in Berlin. At the festival I had the pleasure of meeting Christian Villum, the public project lead of Creative Commons Denmark, who took an interest in The Future of Money. Here we are a couple months later, and thanks […]
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Announcing Travis Meinolf, Future of Art Micro-Grant Recipient!

After tallying over 90 votes that came in for our three micro-grant candidates, the people’s choice is Travis Meinolf, Berlin’s resident action weaver. Mixing contemporary political theory with hand made cloth, Travis weaves an interesting mixture of craft and performance into his artistic praxis (pun intended). We thought we’d help boost his efforts to sustain […]
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The Future of Art Micro-Grant Nominees: Cast Your Vote!

Jason Gleeson Video Essayist, Writer & Journalist (Knowmad) Describe your work as an artist; what are you doing that’s amazing, new, beautiful or brilliant? What would you like to do in the near future if awarded this grant? BIO: I have never let my schooling interfere with my education – having had the opportunity to […]
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Interview: Caleb Larsen

For Skype interview number three we turn to Caleb Larsen, an artist whose special knack for the absurd manifests in his sharp critical perspectives on the art market, both in this interview and in his artworks. Though perhaps best known for his work A Tool to Deceive and Slaughter, Caleb has a background as a […]
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Our Work is Never Over

Zachary McCune is a digital artist and scholar focusing on issues of culture and cultural production. From ice hockey to Myst, and from documentary production to interactive media design, Zack lives at the intersections between media culture, production, and society. Zack caught us at the Transmediale festival and produced this short video interview with me […]
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The Future of Art

The Future of Art an immediated autodocumentary What are the defining aesthetics of art in the networked era? How is mass collaboration changing notions of ownership in art? How does micropatronage change the way artists produce and distribute artwork? The Future of Art begins a conversation on these topics and invites your participation. This video […]
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An Interview with Patrizia about Crowdfunding “The Future of Art” (deutsch)

Alexa Gröner from Fundraising 2.0 interviewed Patrizia (in German) at our station in the Open Zone at Transmediale about our project The Future of Art. Tweet Alexa Gröner from Fundraising 2.0 interviewed Patrizia (in German) at our station in the Open Zone at Transmediale about our project The Future of Art. Tweet
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Future of Art Videoblog: Episode 3

Creating infographics to communicate about our crowdfunding and micro-grant. Running errands in Berlin, a city which could be the future of art itself. Behind the scenes of the Open Zone at Transmediale. Tweet Creating infographics to communicate about our crowdfunding and micro-grant. Running errands in Berlin, a city which could be the future of art […]
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Immediated Autodocumentary Infographic: How to Participate in the Future of Art

Distributed Collaborative Storytelling This infographic shows how our project opens up and implodes the traditional documentary making process into a fluid, iterative cycle. And that’s where you come in. Rather than building a customized participatory website for this project, we’ve opted to distribute our efforts across the social media that we imagine you are already […]
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Introducing the Future of Art Project, an Immediated Autodocumentary

We’re making an immediated autodocumentary at Transmediale 2011. Participate by sharing your thoughts and media with us: Tweet using the #futureofart hashtag. Share your photos from the festival or images you think will be interesting to include in the video in our Flickr group (flickr.com/groups/futureofart). Share field recordings or music tracks with us on SoundCloud […]
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