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A Mapping of The Bottom Dimension On the Agents’ Ethical Question

A Mapping of The Bottom Dimension On the Agents’ Ethical Question

Philosopher, artist and activist, Denise Ferreira da Silva performs a tarot reading through Gabriel Massan's video game, Third World. 

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Fermented Code: Modelling the Microbial Through Miso

Starting with her batch of homemade miso, Claire L. Evans' essay guides us on a far-ranging journey through fermentation.

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Interspecies Communication Research Initiative (ISCRI): A Cephalopod ↔ Machine Encounter

Interspecies Communication Research Initiative (ISCRI): A Cephalopod ↔ Machine Encounter

Alasdair Milne, a researcher with Serpentine’s Creative AI Lab, dives into possibilities for creative collaboration between artists, AI and octopi. 

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Serpentine Podcast: Playtesting

Serpentine Podcast: Playtesting

In Playtesting, we speak to artists working with the metaverse, from counter archives for Black liberation to decentralised frameworks.

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Everything I Say Is True: Poetic Bibliography

Everything I Say Is True: Poetic Bibliography

Performance artist Kite uses family ephemera and historical documents to consider truth in relation to Oglála Lakȟóta knowledge systems.

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The Interfaces of AI Art Practices

The Interfaces of AI Art Practices

If machine learning is a new paradigm in computing, then why is there no new interface?

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Ecological World-Building: From Science Fiction to Virtual Reality

Alice Bucknell draws a line from the otherworldly, ecological imaginings of writers like Octavia Butler to the "digital gardening" practices of artists like Jakob Kudsk Steensen and Jen...

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Aesthetics of New AI

Aesthetics of New AI

How do we find the balance between researching AI as a technical object, without distancing it as “other” to the human?

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Designer Yasaman Sheri on Building more Pathways for Art-Science Creativity (and Eavesdropping on Bacteria)

Designer Yasaman Sheri on Building more Pathways for Art-Science Creativity (and Eavesdropping on Bacteria)

Victoria Ivanova, R&D Strategist at the Serpentine, speaks to Yasaman Sheri about her multifaceted practice, the challenges of art and science collaborations, and how the new Synthe...

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Discover over 50 years of the Serpentine

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