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Robots Lost at Sea: Tracking an Artwork Adrift in the Atlantic Ocean  
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9/24/14 Posted 9/24/14

On September 9th, a robot was released into the Gulf of Mexico, set adrift in the Gulf Stream. Off the southern tip of Portugal its transatlantic counterpart awaits sendoff into the strong Canary Current this week. Once offshore, these passive robots—floating spheres one-meter in diameter with sensors submerged below sea level—will be left on their own, without human intervention. Their mission: to unite in the middle of the Atlantic, carried only by currents and the forces of nat... [more]

20111026094229-img_6870 "...And something happened to me''  
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Paul Buchanan, Laura Pardo at B32/F65 September 24th, 2011 - October 16th, 2011
Posted 10/26/11

Paul Buchanan (1970, Glasgow, UK) together with Laura Pardo (1982, Bogota, CO) forms The Souvenir Collective. The collective via public interventions and virtual performance attempts to detour the traditional exchange mechanisms that exist between producer and consumer. They create Dutch souvenirs – such as paintings of windmills at Kinderdijk – which are sold to visitors of the touristic site and online. The life of these products however doesn’t stop here – the Souvenir Collective is also ke... [more]

20110624031503-ribba Ribba 16” (a 5 -minute Painting Live from The Van Abbemuseum  
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Leonardo Vargas at Live on line event June 28th, 2011 2:10 PM - 2:15 PM
Posted 7/13/11

" On Tuesday the 28th  of July 2011, The painting  Ribba 16” (2011) by Leonardo Vargas was made visible once for the first and only time in its existence .  The painting was broadcasted on line only for Five minutes live from Het Oog at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. After its on line performance, the painting was archived and stored to never be shown again. The Broadcast took place on Tuesday the 28th of June at 14:10 local time in Einhoven (CET). This transmission was executed simul... [more]


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