In the group exhibition Ephemeral Connections, the department of Experimental Computer Science at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne attempts to reveal the unstable, volatile structures of transformation processes in the media, to intervene and to develop counter-strategies.
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On the precarious relationship between technology, man and nature
The aesthetics of cognition and communication deals with the general principles of cognitive entities, be they organisms or machines. The goal is to experimentally explore the basic ingredients of cognition and communication and to open them to speculation and unrealized possibilities of cognitive systems. Using experiments and new forms of representation, symbolic media, AI programming, mathematics, and natural languages can be explored as extensions of the mind.
By: Georg Trogemann, Christian Heck, Mattis Kuhn The article by Dieter Mersch criticizes recent art projects that are produced by AI algorithms, i.e. that use
Ralf Baecker, The Conversation, 2009 About making: Of poietic processes and poetic machines Commentary on the exhibition „The Paradox of Knowing Universals“ by Ralf Baecker