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Modern Body Laboratory #1 – Symposium

Alan Turing: Artificial Intelligence and Immortality
15 November  2017 , The Hague

Modern Body Laboratory is a new platform from Modern Body Festival. The events will showcase local makers and explore emerging themes and ideas in preparation for our next biennial edition. This year’s Modern Laboratory themes are:
• Artificial Intelligence as a modern body
• Discovering Post-Relational Aesthetics

More events to follow this winter 2018, so please stay tuned!

About

Modern Body Festival is an intermedia initiative based in The Hague, founded and curated by artists. Our 2nd biennial edition is a 5-day event, taking place from November 29 to December 3 2016 in various re-purposed spaces in the city.

Modern Body Festival strives to examine the nature of our current existence through the perspective of the ‘modern body’. With this year’s theme: I/WE/THEY, we examine the social body, and explore the cultural borders of a globalized world.

Modern Body Festival 2016:

29 November  –  1 December 2016:  Workshops, symposium
2 & 3 December 2016:  Exhibition, performances
4-11 December 2016: Extended exhibition

Modern Body Laboratory #1 – Symposium

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Symposium announced

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Workshops announced

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Call for volunteers

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First wave of artists announced & start of presale!

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