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Liam Young, 18 02 15


On the 24th February in Munich, Liam Young will be performing a new storytelling piece at Android Paranoid, a symposium on current scenarios for the future. Futurologists, architects, critics and curators will convene from around the world to address the ambiguous influence of digitalisation on architecture and our cities, the power of “Big Data”, and smart cities and their vulnerabilities. The event also includes talks by Daniel van der Velden Metahaven design and research studio, Amsterdam, Kristoffer Gansing director, transmediale, Berlin, Dr. Jan Willmann Gramazio Kohler architects, ETH Zurich,  together with music by David Letellier and film screenings by the Russian artist Andrey Yagubsky Moscow. Curated and moderated by Nadin Heinich plan A.

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Liam Young, 03 02 13


Arc’s editor Simon Ings talks to Tomorrows Thoughts Today’s Liam Young about his recent brush with Special Branch, and how a robotic ballet at Dublin’s Science Gallery led to him and his colleagues being recorded under the UK’s Terrorism Act. ARC is also media partner for our Future city project Under Tomorrows Sky and Future Perfect. You can see a preview of some of this work in ARC issue 1.4 out now.