e-Books

E-books, in various formats. All books and booklets are edited and published by V2_. Almost all of them are free downloads.

The Era of Objects (Blowup Reader 3)

The Era of Objects (Blowup Reader 3)

'The Era of Objects' is the third in a series of Blowup readers. It collects several essays exploring the future of objects, beyond the clichéd fantasy of the flying car. (Free Download)

Every Artist, a Journalist (Blowup Reader 2)

Every Artist, a Journalist (Blowup Reader 2)

Every Artist, a Journalist is the second Blowup Reader. It collects texts on the subject of art as a form of journalism. (Free Download)

V2_ Lab Show booklet

V2_ Lab Show booklet

A small book for the V2_Lab Show of 2013, celebrating works produced in collaboration with V2_Lab. With an introductory essay and descriptions of the exhibited works.

Wild Things (Blowup Reader 1)

Wild Things (Blowup Reader 1)

'Wild Things' is the first in a series of Blowup readers. It collects several essays on the subject of media art for animals. (Free Download)

Show Me the Money (Blowup Reader 5)

Show Me the Money (Blowup Reader 5)

'Show Me the Money', part of the series of Blowup readers, collects several texts which explore the relation between money, value and culture. (Free Download)

We Are All Crew (Blowup Reader 4)

We Are All Crew (Blowup Reader 4)

We Are All Crew is the fourth Blowup Reader. It was edited on occasion of the centenary of Marshall McLuhan's birth and the Blowup event at V2_.

New Aesthetic, New Anxieties

New Aesthetic, New Anxieties

New Aesthetic New Anxieties is the result of a five day Book Sprint organized by Michelle Kasprzak and led by Adam Hyde at V2_ from June 17–21, 2012. (Free Download)

Outer Space as Extreme Scenario (Blowup Reader 7)

Outer Space as Extreme Scenario (Blowup Reader 7)

In this eBook, a range of specially-commissioned and previously published pieces have been collected which investigate how the exploration of outer space has inspired and challenged artists, designers, thinkers, and the general public. (Free ...

Speculative Realities (Blowup Reader 6)

Speculative Realities (Blowup Reader 6)

'Speculative Realities', part of the series of Blowup readers, collects several text and interviews connected to the Speculative Realities exhibition of 2012. (Free Download)

The Vibrancy Effect

The Vibrancy Effect

(e-Book) What are the ethical, aesthetic and political stakes in understanding a world view in which humans are no longer at the centre?

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