INTERNATIONAL TELETEXT ART FESTIVAL ITAF2014
14th august -14th September 2014
Nadine Arbeiter, Kim Asendorf, Michaël Borras a.k.a Systaime, Emma Davidson, Paul B. Davis, Dan Farrimond, Anne Horel, Brendan Howell, Francis Hunger, Jürg Lehn, LIA, Raquel Meyers, Daniel Rehn, Alex Rich
Artists from FixC cooperative out of competition: Juha van Ingen, Erkka Nissinen, Seppo Renvall, Jarkko Räsänen and Kari Yli Annala
Enter a number from 104 to 300 to choose your destiny with teletext!
In ancient times the development of events beyond a person’s control was determined by a supernatural power.
Mythological characters like the Norns rule our destiny, but today we change the fate of gods for a fate in computers. We substitute beliefs for rationality.
Computers can analyze true consequences of human nature and tell us what to do, but this is a machine fantasy, a dream of the machine.
20th-22th may 2014
Thread of Fate (Teletext Norn)
Teletext & PETSCII by Raquel Meyers
Music by Niki Neecke
Music by Alma Alloro
Teletext and PETSCII by Raquel Meyers
Faxxx back from the dead! Click festival • new media and contemporary culture • 15th-17th May 2014 Memoblast is a fax performance by Raquel Meyers, Jacob Sikker Remin and Goto80 that premiered at Demoteket in 2011. After the last performance at Transmediale 2013, all the produced faxes were thrown away […]