Thought Starters — 2017

Today things get a little spooky. We meet Tobias Revell and Natalie Kane, who together form Haunted Machines. Haunted Machines explores narratives of myth, magic and haunting around technology. They've recently participated in the Serpentine Galleries’ 24-hour event on artificial intelligence, machines and consciousness this year – called Guest, Host, Ghost –  and most recently curated the Impakt festival 2017 in Utrecht, the Netherlands.One the agenda: why we still haven’t shaken our industrial-era understanding of machines and technology, and the undeniable creepiness of Alexa.
The audio is avaliable for download here



        Conditional Values (Panel 2020)What if Our World is Their Heaven? (Workshop 2020)Designing an Ecological Alexa (Workshop 2019) –  Histories and Myths of the 21st Century Home (Panel 2019)Deep Fakes or Rendering the Truth, IMPAKT (Panel 2018) – Deep Fakes or Rendering The Truth, Ars Electronica  (Panel 2018) – IMPAKT 2017: Haunted Machines and Wicked Problems (Curation 2017)The Hermetic Machine (Talk 2017)Accursed Creator (Panel 2017) Bot Like Me (Talk 2017) – Alchemy (Project 2016) Uninvited Guests (Talk 2016)It Came Through The Seams! (Talk 2016) – Scrycasts 1.0 (Project 2015-17) Haunted Machines (Festival 2015)Haunted Machines (Talk 2014)