Remembering the pioneering composer, visionary thinker, multimedia artist and techno-utopian, who died in May

Two recent conferences at MIT and the New Museum reveal the benefits, and pratfalls, of art and science collaborations

Illustration by Lauren Rolwing

A defence of naivety in the age of information

Ian Cheng, Emissary in the Squat of Gods, 2015, video still

Jace Clayton discovers hyper-intelligent dogs and violent humans in the artist’s computer-simulated worlds

Imagining the dawn of the 'Chinese century'

Recently awarded a USA Artist Fellowship, Lynn Hershman Leeson speaks about cultural technologies, personal narratives and alter egos 

Narcissism in the digital age

Playlist - 31 Oct 2016

Mating snakes; medical animation; meat robot systems

How postinternet aesthetics are thriving behind the Great Firewall

Watching the battle for Mosul live on Facebook

How technology has shaped our expectations of desirable design

A Neolithic mask and Roberto Bolaño’s Savage Detectives: the artist duo share a selection of important quotations and images