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The New, the Old and the Media of the Future By Ida Hiršenfelder
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Media art curator and critic Ida Hiršenfelder writes about Antoine Schmitt’s project Time Slip and his main past and recent works. Time Slip is a LED news ticker operating in real time:... More > a computer software transcribes official online news released by news agencies, changing the past tense to the future tense. In doing this, it constructs an ambiguous relation between the present, the past and the potential by displaying a continuous streaming of “new” news. Time Slip raises an issue that is central in Antoine Schmitt’s work, i.e. the relation between cause, effect, randomness and free will: reading news about facts that have already happened disallows the audience’s ability to be active about them; whereas, oppositely, reading news about the future raises anxiety and shows how the mass media proceed to produce submissive citizens, as opposed to informing them.< Less
Orwell, Huxley & The Fallacies of Futurity By Robert Neville
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The year is 1949. The place Los Angeles. Two world-famous novelists, George Orwell and Aldous Huxley, meet at Huxley's Hollywood home. What follows is an imagined conversation between these two... More > titans when they discuss their novels. And much, much more. Behold the mystery. What is the secret of the enduring impact of '1984' and 'Brave New World?' What are the key themes and ideas? Many believe that both works are a nightmarish vision of a future that is now upon us. But, as the title of this book suggests, that is not how Orwell and Huxley themselves viewed their own work. For '1984' and 'Brave New World' are, supremely, fictionalized commentaries on trends in society that engaged both writers in the decade before and the one after the Second World War. So they can be read more as warnings rather than prophecies. But what Orwell and Huxley have to say if it appals also fascinates and enthrals at one and the same time.< Less
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Poetry&Paint: Future By Carmina Masoliver
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Poetry&Paint is a project initiated by Carmina Masoliver to see visual art merge with the written word through a variety of mediums and disciplines. On Saturday March 30th 2013 Poetry&Paint... More > was launched with an event taking place at The Showcase, part of Craft Central. The event showcased the work of a selection of artists featured in the first issue of the anthology, which included performances and a discussion where artists talked about their creative process in relation to the project. This issue marks the end of a three year journey, and to close, this edition features work from Russell J Turner, Ciarán Hodgers, Elizabeth Hunt, Saoloni Kaul, A C Evans, Shawn Scott Smith, Anne Marie Butler, Arjun Coen, Jim Piatt, Natalie Sorrell Charlesworth, Zowie Green and Matthew Dickerson.< Less
Poetry & Paint - Future By Carmina Masoliver
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Poetry&Paint is a project initiated by Carmina Masoliver to see visual art merge with the written word through a variety of mediums and disciplines. On Saturday March 30th 2012 Poetry&Paint... More > was launched with an event taking place at The Showcase, part of Craft Central. The event showcased the work of a selection of artists featured in the first issue of the anthology, which included performances and a discussion where artists talked about their creative process in relation to the project. This issue marks the end of a three year journey, and to close, this edition features work from Russell J Turner, Ciarán Hodgers, Elizabeth Hunt, Saoloni Kaul, A C Evans, Shawn Scott Smith, Anne Marie Butler, Arjun Coen, Jim Piatt, Natalie Sorrell Charlesworth, Zowie Green and Matthew Dickerson.< Less
LIFE. SCIENCE. FUTURE By Alexander Bolonkin
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This is book about life, researches, ideas, innovations of Dr. Sci., professor Alexander Bolonkin. He worked in Soviet aviation, rocket and space industries and lectured in main Moscow Universities... More > in the former USSR. In 1972 professor Bolonkin was arrested by the notorious Soviet Secret Police (KGB) because he had been discovered reading forbidden political literature about freedom and democracy and had been monitored listening to “Voice of America”. For more than 15 years, the vicious YGB torturers in various special prisons, concentration camps, and in exile in utterly miserable Siberia. In 1988 the Soviet authority allowed him to leave the USSR. Following his arrival in the United States in 1988, he lectured at the New Jersey Institute of Technology and worked as a Senior Researcher at NASA and the US Air Force Research Laboratories. Bolonkin is the author of more than 180 scientific articles and books and has 17 inventions to his credit.< Less
A Place For Our Future By Linda Rattner Nunn
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A PLACE FOR OUR FUTURE tells the stories of eleven people, in their own words, and how they came together to build a Jewish community in Yorba Linda, California. Their vision for Congregation Beth... More > Meir HaCohen is described in this book for all to share and understand. Here you will find the oral histories of 10 congregants and how they worked to build the Chabad of North Orange County with Rabbi David Eliezrie, what difficulties they faced, and how they overcame them in their desire to build A PLACE FOR their FUTURE.< Less
Interrogating the Future of Interdisciplinary Practice By Michelle graves
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Interdisciplinarity is the defining characteristic of contemporary art practice. This exhibition, through Columbia College Chicago, includes the best work from around the nation by graduating BA... More > & BFA students who demonstrate interdisciplinary risk taking, experimentation, and conceptual rigor. This exhibition includes art practice in visual, media, time-based, internet-based, sculptural, installation, sound, writing, and performance.< Less
Interrogating the Future of Interdisciplinary Practice By Michelle graves
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Interdisciplinarity is the defining characteristic of contemporary art practice. This exhibition, through Columbia College Chicago, includes the best work from around the nation by graduating BA... More > & BFA students who demonstrate interdisciplinary risk taking, experimentation, and conceptual rigor. This exhibition includes art practice in visual, media, time-based, internet-based, sculptural, installation, sound, writing, and performance.< Less
My Eternal Future By Dorothy Thompson
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Dorothy grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and is mother to five children. She earned her Psychology degree from Metropolitan State University, has three grandchildren, and is a friend to the world.... More > She aims to inspire people to reach self-actualization - to reach one's truest potential. You can view her work here: www.trueself-actualization.com and www.thenewsystem.info.< Less

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