Category: Shows

About “Is Art”

This is the text for the current showing of "Is Art". "Is Art", 2016/2017, Ethereum DApp, Rob Myers. Late 1960s Conceptual Art and mid 1990s net.art are useful inspiration for thinking about the blockchain and smart contracts. These art movements stood in critical tension with the systems of communication, law and commerce of their eras.…
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“Bad Shibe” at New World Order

Lina Theodorou's installation at Furtherfield's "New World Order" featuring their wonderful illustrations for my story "Bad Shibe". You can buy the print version of Bad Shibe, featuring those illustrations, at the show or online via PayPal or with Bitcoin. Via Furtherfield - https://twitter.com/furtherfield/status/865569017515438084
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“Is Art” at Ethereal

"Is Art" in the FOAM space at Ethereal summit in New York. You can manipulate it using the MacBook and watch its state update via the blockchain on the tablet next to it. From show curator the awesome Sam Hart (thanks Sam!) - https://twitter.com/hxrts/status/866447265229156353
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New World Order

My novella "Bad Shibe" and Lina Theodorou's amaze illustrations for it are in Furtherfield Gallery's show "New World Order" from Saturday 20 May - Sunday 25 June 2017. Click here for more details, including the press release and catalogue for the show. As well as Bad Shibe, I have an essay in the book "Artists Re:thinking…
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Art And The Blockchain

Facecoin is at the "Art and the Blockchain" show at Digital Catapult. Here's Ruth Catlows' article about it - https://www.digitalcatapultcentre.org.uk/art-and-the-blockchain/
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Urinal At Cabaret Voltaire

(Image via http://www.3d-model.ch/3d-druck-dada/ ) Cabaret Voltaire hosted an event to celebrate the centenary of Dada led by McKenzie Wark. It featuring 3D printing including the Urinal: http://www.makery.info/en/2016/02/05/hacktion-dada-data/ Afterwards a print of the Urinal showed up in the gift shop: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10207412269439235
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Play Art Data Money at London Art Fair

"Bunnybots - Cryptoart for art angels" at London Art Fair. Play and remix here - http://playyourplace.co.uk/playnew.html?id=203 Furtherfield mention my work and Primavera di Filippi as influences. :-)
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Shareable Readymades At London Art Fair

Furtherfield are taking the Shareable Readymades to London Art Fair this week, they're for sale for Bitcoin and GBP. Who'd like a solid gold urinal?
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Shareable Readymades At “Common Property”

Antonio Roberts, Dead Copyright, 2015. Courtesy the artist. Jerwood Encounters: Common Property 15 JANUARY - 21 FEBRUARY 2016 EDWIN BURDIS/ HANNAH KNOX/ ROB MYERS/ OWEN G. PARRY/ ANTONIO ROBERTS/ SUPERFLEX Curated by Hannah Pierce, Jerwood Encounters: Common Property seeks to demonstrate how artists engage with and relate to copyright through the work of six emerging…
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