For humanization of technology

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Exhibition Humanization of Technologies through Interdisciplinary Artistic Practices

22.04.2022 19:00

DDTlab and Trbovlje New Media Setting (TNM) invite you to the international exhibition entitled Humanization of Technologies through Interdisciplinary Artistic Practices, which will be on view at the Velenje Gallery between 22 April and 21 May 2022. The exhibition opening will take place on Friday, 22 April 2022, at 7 p.m.

Synthesis of principles such as visual arts, technology, science, and education are the main postulates of the association of young and old within the organism named Trbovlje New Media Setting. Research in the field of robotics, cybernetics, information sciences, interconnectivity, hybrid attempts at socialization of deprivileged groups, constancy and sustainability, and the incorporation of elements of industrial cultural heritage into new media artistic creations place TNM among one of the most visible organisms in the field of designing our shared future.

Contributing artists and authors: Barbara Jazbec, Maša Jazbec, Varvara & Mar, Žan Rajšek, Zoran Poznič, Tomo Križnar, Bojana Pivk Križnar, César Escudero Andaluz, Martín Nadal, Kaja Čop, Saša Klančar, Tanja Hanžič, Katja Sovre, Žan Garantini, DDTlab and Trbovlje New Media Setting.

Exhibited works and projects: LoRa Network System for Nubians (César Escudero Andaluz, Martín Nadal, DDTlab, TNM), Nubians 360° – Virtualization of Anthropology (DDTlab, TNM), Eerie Me (Barbara Jazbec), Synthetic Organisms (Maša Jazbec Mikkel), Phoenix (Zoran Poznič), Prometheus (Zoran Poznič, TNM), AI Comics (Varvara & Mar, Žan Rajšek, DDTlab), Yaski Art (Varvara & Mar, Žan Rajšek, DDTlab), Hard Spine (Katja Sovre, TNM).

The exhibition will also be accompanied by two events worthy of your attention:
5 May 2022: Creative Robotics: lecture, demonstration of robots and creation with robots (Maša Jazbec, Ph.D., Žan Rajšek)
12 May 2022: lecture by Zoran Poznič, MSc


Velenje Gallery, Titov trg 5, 3320 Velenje
Opening hours: Tuesday–Friday: 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m.–1 p.m.

Photo: Barbara Jazbec