Arts Technologies

The Arts Technologies programme at Serpentine proposes critical and interdisciplinary perspectives on advanced technologies through artistic interventions.

Challenging and reshaping the role that technologies can play in culture and society is part of Serpentine’s commitment to supporting new artistic experiments at what has now become a historical intersection. The programme initiates and supports artists in developing ambitious artworks that deploy advanced technologies as a medium, tool or topic, often operating beyond gallery walls.

The foundation of the Arts Technologies programme is located in an evolving R&D Platform that supports the development of infrastructures for ongoing artistic exploration and interrogation of advanced and emerging technologies.

R&D Platform

The foundation of the Arts Technologies programme is located in an evolving R&D Platform that supports the development of infrastructures for ongoing artistic exploration and ...

R&D Platform
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Hivemind

Hivemind

Calum Bowden, Will Freudenheim and Joanna Pope transform the 2021 R&D Labyrinth into a playable infrastructure.

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WE CAN’T DO THIS ALONE

WE CAN’T DO THIS ALONE

Offsite 11 Apr 2022 Free

Artist and game designer Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley invites you to take part in an intimate playtesting event

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Future Art Ecosystems

Future Art Ecosystems

Online Annual Strategic Briefing Free

An annual strategic briefing for practitioners and organisations with an interest in the development of future art ecosystems.

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Legal Lab

Legal Lab

Online September 2019 - ongoing

Exploring how the law can better support collaborations across art, science and technology

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Legal Lab Report 1: Art + Tech/Science Collaborations

Legal Lab Report 1: Art + Tech/Science Collaborations

26 July 2021 Free BSL Interpreted Closed Captions

The launch presentation of Serpentine’s Legal Lab Report with Alana Kushnir, Legal Lab’s Principal Investigator, Marie Potel-Saville, founder of Amurabi, an...

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Rendered Ghost Mantis

Synthetic Ecologies Lab

Online Oct 2020 – Ongoing

Making with a multitude of species and living systems.

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Still from forthcoming ML/AI Interfaces Tutorial Series, 2020. Image courtesy of Trust, Berlin

Creative AI Lab

Online 9 Jul 2020 – Ongoing

A collaboration between Serpentine Galleries R&D Platform and the Department of Digital Humanities, King's College.

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Credit: Image courtesy of Furtherfield, 2019

Blockchain Lab

Online June 2019 – Ongoing

Supporting network development between visionary artists, cultural workers, blockchain entrepreneurs.

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JKS PP5

Jakob Kudsk Steensen: The Deep Listener

Serpentine South Gallery Online Ongoing Free

A site-specific public artwork and digital archive of five species, designed as an augmented reality and spatial audio work.

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