FutureEverything is presenting a Lounge, Panel, Artwork and Online Forum at Media Festival Arts in London 8-10 September.
FutureEverything Panel: We Don’t Need Another Bubble (How To Build A Sustainable Digital Culture).
From the series of debates that began with The City Debate, Manchester, during May, FutureEverything offers a vision of the future of
art and innovation emerging from digital culture. Participants: Drew Hemment, Marleen Stikker, Amanda McDonald Crowley, Toby Barnes.
9 September, 14:00. Roundhouse London.
Workshop and discussion event on digital culture and public space, encouraging open conversation and an informal ambience. Highlights include
Bill Thompson plus a HackData workshop led by Matthew Somerville.
9 September, 12:00-17:00. Circle Bar, Roundhouse London.
Digital Debates – Lounge Warm-Up/ Online Forum
Bill Thompson will be leading a debate on public space in an online/digitised world and how culture is presented in it.
Questions for the Opening Night Panel/ Online Forum
Cuts, closures, reorganisation‚ what does it mean for the Arts, and what part can digital play in overcoming the change and austerity? This panel will help shape following debates featuring Jeremy Hunt (Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport), Mark Thompson (Director-General of the BBC) and more.
Aaron Koblin and Takashi Kawashima, Ten Thousand Cents
“Ten Thousand Cents” is a digital artwork in which a representation of a $100 bill is drawn by thousands of individuals working in isolation from one another paid one cent each via Amazon’s Mechanical Turk.
8 September, 18:00-23:00. Roundhouse London.