Archive for January, 2014

Transmediale 2014 v.4 : Seen But Not Heard in the Anthro-Obscene ?!

Friday, January 31st, 2014


{ pics: @jeliliatiku }
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#transmediale  #afterglow #Anthro-obscene

Wired Africa, Seen But Not Heard in the Anthro-Obscene ?!
“On the internet, no one can hear you scream ! ” @non.

In general, XLterrestrials have been less focused on performance art at Transmediale festivals in the last years. Since the symposium-side grabs on to huge sociological themes, [...]

Transmediale 2014 v.3 : Just Another Round Of The Tool Monkeys !?

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014


{ foto by @olofster : @arthackday #afterglow (by Mario de Vega & Victor Mazon) }

“There is no technological redemption in a civilization of tool monkeys!“ XLt analyst  *

Here we go (again) ! … Transmediale 2014: Afterglow
A little orientation to the Festival program… which is broken down into 3 basic sections :
Hashes To Ashes / [...]

Transmediale Prelude v.2, Break-Ins and Breaking Out of Darkness #Eddcon

Monday, January 27th, 2014

{ pic from Kiev Occupation }
Breaking-In and Breaking Out of Darkness  – Part A

RT @pondswimmer “It’s great to fight over how to deal with “intrusion of neo liberal logic” but eventually we should take it outside this small room” #eddcon.
RT @Linuzifer “I guess few people are happy with @bruces telling [...]

Prelude to Transmediale 2014: The Eternal Dying of The Digital…

Thursday, January 16th, 2014

{ XLt remix }

This year the XLterrestrials + CiTiZEN KiNO declined to participate in  Transmediale ( p2p Vorspiel ). There are a number of complex reasons, but most important is that increasingly we have no faith in Festivals (for digital culture) to adequately take on the struggles inherent in a colonial situation. No optimism that [...]

2014 is already waking on the wild sides… XLt Winter Blurbs

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

< 10.01.14 > A Lou Reed Celebration at Szimpla Badehaus, Berlin
( fedbook invite )
Currently there’s 32 artists/musicians working on an internal list to make this event happen ! … Needless to say this is going to be a bad ass event ! … Come on down ! … And now you can win some very [...]