Institute for the Unstable Media

V2_ is an interdisciplinary center for art and technology in Rotterdam (the Netherlands). V2_'s activities include organizing presentationsexhibitions and workshops; research and development of artworks in its own lab; and publishing in the field of art and media technology.

Test_Lab: The Graduation Edition 2014

Test_Lab: The Graduation Edition 2014
10
Jul 2014

V2_ presents the 2014 graduation edition of Test_Lab – a special evening showcasing a selection of installations, demonstrations, performances, prototypes and experiments by a new generation of artists and designers graduating this year from ...

Politics of Craft

Politics of Craft
24
Jun 2014
29
Jun 2014

Eleven first-year students of the Master Media Design of the Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam show their interpretations of William Morris "News from Nowhere" in the form of eleven media projects.

The Hydra Syndrome

The Hydra Syndrome
5
Jun 2014
6
Jun 2014

The Hydra Syndrome: Exploring Responsible Technology Innovation in a Complex World was a two day expert meeting / temporary think tank, organized as part of the Innovation in Extreme Scenarios research strand.

Giving and Taking, Antidotes to a Culture of Greed

Giving and Taking, Antidotes to a Culture of Greed

'Giving and Taking, Antidotes to a Culture of Greed' is a collected effort to establish the significance of the so-called non-pecuniary value of art and society. In the broadest sense of these terms: what is art about and after?

Blueprints for the Unknown

Blueprints for the Unknown
22
May 2014
9
Jun 2014

Blueprints for the Unknown investigates the gap between the promises of engineering biology and the complex and conflicted world we live in. The exhibition is on show at V2_ during DEAF2014.

DEAF 2014 – The Progress Trap

DEAF 2014 – The Progress Trap
22
May 2014
9
Jun 2014

DEAF2014 Dutch Electronic Art Festival - The Progress Trap.

DEAF 2014 Main Exhibition

DEAF 2014 Main Exhibition
22
May 2014
9
Jun 2014

DEAF2014’s thematic exhibition The Progress Trap showcases artistic responses to the lure of technological innovation, how it feels to be trapped by this relentless pursuit of progress, and how to escape it.

Thingworld

Thingworld
10
Jun 2014
7
Jul 2014

Thingworld is the International Triennial of New Media Art in Beijing. V2_ presents three works in the exhibition.

Thingworld

Thingworld

This is the complete press release for the Thingworld exhibition in Beijing in which V2_ participates.

On the Threshold of Beauty

On the Threshold of Beauty

In this lavishly illustrated book Kees Tazelaar meticulously reconstructs the birth and evolution of electronic music in the Netherlands from 1925 till 1965. It is the compelling story of the development of electronic music at the Philips research ...

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