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Art of an Anxious Society – Rhizome’s 7 on 7

Get 7 artists, pair them with 7 technologists, then wait and listen. This is the couplet-styled social formula driving Rhizome.org’s 7 on 7 conference, now in its 3rd year. Headlined by Harper Reed, Dalton Caldwell, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, and Dennis Crowley, … Continue reading

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Notes from the Hurricane: Surviving Sandy in NYC

When the power went off, I saw a blue flash in the sky and heard something like a sonic boom. But an earlier Con Ed robocall had promised “pre-emptive” power shutdown, so we didn’t think much of it. The lights … Continue reading

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