Seminar

Infected

The Infected seminar included presentations by Heath Bunting and carlos katastrofsky, with glorious ninth, discussing art, sport, viruses and curating.

Date:
01 January 2009
Location:
University of Plymouth , United Kingdom

The infected seminar included presentations by Heath Bunting and carlos katastrofsky, with glorious ninth, discussing art, sport, viruses and curating. Artists Heath Bunting and carlos katastrofsky discussed new projects they are developing as part of a short residency with Art & Social Technologies Research, University of Plymouth. Their work results from an open call from Kurator and LX 2.0, to make new work to infect the 2012 Olympics. The commissions are part of the Anti-Bodies contemporary art programme which is co-ordinated by Relational with support from Arts Council England and has been granted the London 2012 Inspire mark as part of the Cultural Olympiad. glorious ninth (Kate Southworth and Patrick Simons) also talked about their project Cultural_Capital.

After the discussion, there was be a pre-launch of Creating Insecurity, the fourth volume in the DATA browser book series published by Autonomedia (that included contributions from some of the presenters).

Snacks were served by Lau Thiam Kok using the Creative Capital sourdough.