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The New Alphabet – Opening Days

2019, Jan 10 — 13

Are binary code, algorithms, and DNA the alphabets of today? The current explosion of knowledge is accompanied by the segmentation of the world into the smallest units. The binary code – with only two elements the greatest abstraction of the alphabetical principle – makes the polymorphism of the analog calculable.

To project

Video – 0:45:53

Introduction: From Zed to Omega (German)

Part of “From Zed to Omega” German original version Jan 10, 2019

Video – 2:46:05

Looming Creole

With Odete Somedo, Saliha Pondingo von Medem, Joana Barrios, Filipa César, Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, Diana McCarty, Mark Waschke, Marinho Pina, Muhammed Lamin Jadama, Nelly Yaa Pinkrah, Olivier Marboeuf

Video – 0:26:52

Giulia Bruno, Armin Linke, Luc Steels: Language Agents

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Conversation, Jan 12, 2019

Video – 0:32:04

Kate Crawford, Trevor Paglen: Datafication of Science

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Lecture, Jan 12, 2019

Video – 0:14:37

Discussion with Kate Crawford, Trevor Paglen, Felix Stalder

Part of “Stop Making Sense” Moderator: Bernd Scherer English original version Discussion, Jan 12, 2019

Video – 0:26:36

Hito Steyerl: The Language of Broken Glass

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Presentation, Jan 12, 2019

Video – 0:21:06

Discussion with Giulia Bruno, Armin Linke, Luc Steels, Hito Steyerl

Part of “Stop Making Sense” Moderator: Bernd Scherer English original version Discussion, Jan 12, 2019

Audio – 0:26:33

Giulia Bruno, Armin Linke, Luc Steels: Language Agents

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Conversation, Jan 12, 2019

Audio – 0:26:35

Kate Crawford, Trevor Paglen: Datafication of Science

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Lecture, Jan 12, 2019

Audio – 0:21:21

Discussion with Kate Crawford, Trevor Paglen, Felix Stalder

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Discussion, Jan 12, 2019 Moderator: Bernd Scherer

Audio – 0:21:21

Discussion with Kate Crawford, Trevor Paglen, Felix Stalder (German)

Part of “Stop Making Sense” German translation Discussion, Jan 12, 2019 Moderator: Bernd Scherer

Audio – 0:26:27

Hito Steyerl: Language Of Broken Glass

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Lecture, Jan 12, 2019

Audio – 0:47:05

Discussion with Giulia Bruno, Armin Linke, Luc Steels, Hito Steyerl

Part of “Stop Making Sense” English original version Discussion, Jan 12, 2019 Moderator: Bernd Scherer

Audio – 0:47:05

Discussion with Giulia Bruno, Armin Linke, Luc Steels, Hito Steyerl (German)

Part of “Stop Making Sense” German translation Discussion, Jan 12, 2019 Moderator: Bernd Scherer