A series of public performances held in Liverpool and Salford (© Photo credits Amina Bihi) as well as a collection of eight video/text/audio essays available on his website.
YouKnow is a research project that was initiated by a residency at FACT Liverpool and the BBC in Salford and London.
By looking at BBC journalists’ workflows, BBC R&D experiments, and real world events, this research aims to evaluate the impact of automation and Artificial Intelligence in the construction and consumption of news items. This research has materialised itself through several outputs:
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Thomas Grogan is Franco-British artist and design researcher based in London. With a background in Industrial and Speculative Design, he has developed a practice that is driven by ethnographic research, investigating current and future social issues surrounding emerging technologies. His work varies from installation, filmmaking, to performance.
www.thomas-grogan.comJune 9, 2019 on Artwork, Featured, Online Zone
Are Facebook & Google dangerous?
They sure are.
Disrupt the accepted wisdom of safety.
We need to reinvent, and own, new ways of using the digital world to promote freedom of expression and freedom from exploitation by capitalism.
ABOUT THE WRITER
Born in Cardiff, Wales, Phil has been writing full time for the past 14 years. Inspired and fascinated by fiction since childhood Phil started writing in his early teens. Alongside his writing he has also been creating photography for 50 years, exploring the still image and the written word.
In recent years, Phil’s writing has run the gamut from feature film screenplay to novels to writer in residence to children’s books and more.
www.philcoskerwriter.comApril 21, 2019 on Featured, Online Zone