FUZZY LOGIC: the 2016 Graduation Show of the Piet Zwart Institute Master Media Design
Each year the graduating artists and designers of the Media Design & Communication Department Piet Zwart Institute celebrate their graduation by creating an event: an exhibition, lectures, publications and performances to represent as fully as possible the diverse range of practices encompassed by the practice-based research undertaken in the department.
This year's show is entitled Fuzzy Logic: it features work by Lucas Battich [AR], Manetta Berends [NL], Julie Boschat Thorez [FR], Cihad Caner [TR], Joana Chicau [PT], Cristina Cochior [RO], Solange Frankort [NL], Arantxa Gonlag [NL], Anne Lamb [US], Benjamin Li [NL], Yuzhen Tang [CN], Ruben van de Ven [NL] and Thomas Walskaar [NO]
Friday 17 June 19:00–20:30 at V2_
Programme continues afterwards from 21:00–22:30 at The Piet Zwart Institute, Mauritsstraat 36, 3012 CJ Rotterdam
19:20 welcome word
19:25 Book Launch: My Hard-Drive Died Along With My Heart A book project by Thomas Walskaar, in conversation with Niek Hilkmann
20:15 WebPage Act I, II, III, performance by Joana Chicau
performance: WebPage Act I, II, III by Joana Chicau, daily at 16:00 or by appointment, V2_
public event: Thursday, 23 June: 20:00 - 22:00 Media Cabaret 6: Alumni Illuminata II
A chance to see a selection of MMD&C alumni’s most recent works and hear their experiences since graduation. Hosted by current PZIer’s there’ll be brief show and tells, interviews, video's, games, performance and networking with as show host, Julia Kul.
more info & location: http://www.pzwart.nl
workshop: Sunday, 26 June: 14:00, Piet Zwart Institute
i-could-have-written-that is a two hour workshop on the subject of text mining, in which raw text data will be cooked, personal truth's will be trained and the finite nature of categories will be challenged.
more info: i-could-have-written-that.info
Presentation: Sunday 26 June, 16:30, V2_
This talk is a presentation of the process behind the LIAPO project and the research around it. Julie will discuss networks as intermediary environments between humans, and will address their structural particularities, historical narratives, and upcoming developments.
Graduation show website
Piet Zwart Institute Master Media Design and Communication, Willem de Kooning Academy Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences