technology, ethics, art, politics

towards an ethics for the age of the algorithm

Mathematical Infra-structures, or Algorithms in Space‘. Slides from a talk at the ACM Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency, Barcelona 2020. Here is an abstract.

‘To be connected: perspectives on autonomy and risk from the Electric Age’ preprint
with Manu Luksch, forthcoming in A. Chapman & N. Hume, eds. Coding and Representation from the Nineteenth Century to the Present: Scrambled Messages.(London: Routledge, 2020)

‘Prediction’ preprint
with Manu Luksch, forthcoming in D. Agostinho, C. D’Ignazio, A. Ring, N. Thylstrup, K. Veel (eds.). Uncertain Archives. (Cambridge: MIT Press, 2020)

‘A Brief History of Real Time’
in W. Sützl, ed. Creating Insecurity. (Plymouth: Plymouth University Press / Autonomedia, 2009)

Ambient Information Systems. (London: AIS, 2009)
Volume coedited with Manu Luksch
Download from or buy the book from the Editions page or at Amazon. 2008 (AIS: London, 2008)
Catalogue: artists residencies of Wolfgange Staehle, Tuomas Toivonen, Fahim Amir, Shiho Fukuhara

‘ambientTV.NET: You Call It Art’
with Manu Luksch in K. Coyer, T. Dowmunt, T. & A. Fountain (eds). The Alternative Media Handbook. (London: Routledge, 2007)

Chasing the data shadow. A filmmaker’s close-up encounter with the Data Protection Act
with Manu Luksch in G. Stocker & C. Schöpf (eds). Ars Electronica: Goodbye Privacy. (Berlin: Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2007).
Also available online in Variant No. 31 (2008).

Acoustic Spy Lab‘ from Ambient Information Systems (London: AIS, 2009), first published in WIRE magazine, September 2001.