Re:humanism 3 | Romaeuropa with Albert Barquè Duran and Luca Pagan

October 17, 2023

Romaeuropa | Digitalive

Albert Barquè Duran
Slowly Fading into Data

Luca Pagan
Retraining Bodies

October 8th 2023

Even this year, Re:humanism participated in the Romaeuropa Festival within the Digital section curated by Federica Patti, this time with the two Special Mentions from the Re:humanism Art Prize 3:

On Sunday, October 8, the projects were hosted at the Macro Mattatoio in Rome.

Slowly Fading into Data by Albert Barqué-Duran

Slowly Fading into Data is a speculative audiovisual project expressed in multiple artistic formats created by Albert.DATA that explores themes such as disembodiment, extended cognition, hybrid beings and synthetic identities. The project consists of a retro game, a conceptual music album, a live a/v performance, and a short film.

Retraining Bodies by Luca Pagan
6 p.m. MATTATOIO – Free entrance

Luca Pagan’s performative lecture Retraining Bodies originates from a reflection on the link between technologies and the human body. Through the use of bodily architectures to detect body movement, the machine learns to associate gestural expressiveness with the production of sound forms.
The project aims to shift the focus of research from what we can teach artificial intelligence to what and how much artificial intelligence can teach us.

Photo credits: Cosimo Trimboli

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