Symposium: Electronic Superhighway at Whitechapel Art Gallery

Sat 23 Apr, 11.30am–6pm
Whitechapel Art Gallery

Linking the past to the present, this daylong event explores major themes arising from the intersection of art and digital culture. Presentations and discussions by academics, artists and theorists examine how emerging technologies have enabled radical creative practices.

The day includes contextual presentations, conversations on surveillance, conservation, and gaming, as well as the opportunity to consider exhibiting artists’ practices in more detail. Speakers include Erika Balsom, Heather Corcoran,Michel van Dartel, Constant Dullaart, Dragan Espenschied, Mathias Fuchs, Olia Lialina, Jonas Lund, David Morris, Julian Oliver, Sadie Plant and Stephan Schwingeler.

In association with the Goethe-Institut