area: Media Art, Digital Art, Theory
areaMedia Art, Digital Art, Theory
recommending institutionRIAT – Research Institute for Arts & Technology
time periodOctober 2017 - October 2017
Blockchain advisor: DECODE (Decentralised Citizens Owned Data Ecosystem)
European Commission, Horizon2020 / NESTA, 2017 – ongoing Research and development project for citizen-owned data infrastructures and economies in the context of smart cities, coordinated by NESTA, Plough Place, London, UK with partners in Spain, Italy, France, Netherlands and Sweden.
Artist and author: New World Order
Furtherfield Gallery, May 2017 Exhibition and publication on the possible futures of life with blockchain at Furtherfield gallery, London, UK.
Author: Satoshi Oath for developers and blockchain training module
B9Lab, Oct. 2016 Training module for B9Lab online course in political philosophy and ethics of blockchain for developers, and a “hippocratic oath” for blockchain development.
Mentor: Collective Intelligence for Democracy
MediaLab Prado, November 2016 Mentoring four teams of developers, designers and researchers in a two-week hackathon of digital democracy tools at the MediaLab Prado in Madrid.
Design and research: D-CENT (Decentralised Citizen Engagement Technologies)
European Commission FP7 / NESTA Jan. 2014 – Dec 2015 Research and development project to create an open, decentralized social networking platform for large-scale collaboration, enabling real-time sharing of open data, democratic decision-making and digital currencies for a common good. Coordinated by NESTA, Plough Place, London, UK with partners in Iceland, Spain, France, Finland, Italy and the UK.
Digital strategy and member of core collective: MayDay Rooms
Glasshouse Foundation, Nov. 2012 – Sept. 2016 Cultural space and archival project for histories of political organizing, marginalised groups and experimental culture, and the «activation» of these archives through the project space in Fleet Street, London.
Co-director, film: Future Suspended
ESRC, Feb. 2014 Future Suspended: Athens from Olympic spectacle to the dawn of the authoritarian-financial complex. – A documentary film in three parts about the financial crisis as experienced in Athens.
Design and research: City at a Time of Crisis
ESRC, April. 2012 – May 2014 Research project on the impact of the financial and sovereign debt crisis on public space in Athens, Greece.
Research and deployment: Crowdmapping racist violence in Athens, Greece
ESRC, April 2012 – May 2014 Award winning crowd-sourced map of racist attacks in Greece, part of the City at a Time of Crisis project.
Digital production consultant: Common Practice Video Network
AHRC, June 2013 - Aug. 2013 Digital video production and training initiative for the arts sector in London, UK.
Curator: Flesh & Concrete
Apexart, Aug. 2011 - May 2012 An exhibition of six installations by artists from Guadalajara and Mexico City, responding to the construction of a superhighway, the neighborhood movements and radical research that was being done to resist it. Included a month-long program of talks, events and direct action.
Creative Projects Manager: BLIP Creative
BLIP Creative, April 2010 - December 2011 R&D company specialised in display technology for the film, advertising and creative industries, Soho, London, UK.