super happy to co-host:
Collective Conditions – by Elodie Mugrefya and Femke Snelting

This talk starts from five Codes of Conduct that are currently being used by trans*feminist collectives, intersectional activists and by hackspaces. How to make sure that these self-invented rules are generative and do not turn into excluding law-like ways of doing?

When: 19.04.2021 – 17:00 h
Where: in the mainstage. To join in later, use the direct link:


invitation to / herzliche Einladung zum


a live-stream re-enactment of a popular talk-show

Friday 16. April 2021

live-Stream ab 20:00

A performative-medial discourse in seven chapters
Ein performativ-medialer Diskurs in sieben Kapiteln

Wo wir jetzt sind, können wir nicht bleiben. (Janina Loh)

I still haven't found out how to embed videos in a toot, any help appreciated

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Good old memories from a time I developed cortical models as part of the dynamic field theory research group ( I did this video, fooling around with the interaction kernel.
John Spencer has put a soundtrack:
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Will be available on all streaming platforms by the end of the month, but until then you can stream in full & download via - 🖤


Favourite quotes from Eileen Hunt Botting's Artificial Life After :
All creatures are artificial, since they are made by their surrounding social and cultural circumstances. [28]
The singularity is a Silicon Valley revival of the Hegelian end-of-history, outfitted in gray T-shirts and hoodies. [58]
[W]e should see AIs neither as mere objects nor as competitor subjects rather as "a vibrant materiality that runs alongside and inside humans." [77]
To be continued as I read along

Super excited to announce the release of paperback #Aesthetic #Programming: A Handbook of #Software Studies, written w/ Geoff Cox, published by @openhumanities Press. Open access PDF + open source (txt+code) Fantastic cover and design by @osp_kitchen :

very happy that the new study program code&context ( at th-köln (, i am part of since april 2020, is having Stefanie Wuschitz ( as guest today. Stefanie will present on Entanglements: Gender-Art-Technology.
Zoom-Meeting 25.01.2021, 17:00

Meeting-ID: 892 5498 4626
Kenncode: entangled

strange seasons allow for strange seasons greetings, just uploaded leichtmetal for wishing a great 2021:

for me the most flexible way of traveling is the combination foldable bike & train. today on my way back from mülheim to cologne i quickly drove to duisburg, because mülheim main station was blocked for maintenance work. had a great ride.

plus there is more than the stream, live jitsi-rooms at your free choice , you will need to navigate through the front-page to find and yes here full info:
04.11.2020 8pm cet, in happening in muelheim an der ruhr.

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today i am enjoying very much the shinytoys festival, for pandemic reasons i am playing alone in a room, where i also will sleep later, the public is online, but there are a few, very few people in the house a.k.a makroscope. you can enjoy the show here:

The back-up server mirrors the restroom in a shelve, also somewhere in the back of our workshop to not annoy us too much

Soon i will have to replace this machine, a mac g4, ubuntu long term support for ppc will end april 2021. This machine has been running 24/7 since 2007 serving , christian.faubel.derstrudel.or , werdeteildesgesamtwiderstand.e , plus e-mail. Because it is a bit loud it has been banned to the restroom.

Starting to work on the conceptual framework of a lab that will focus on re-thinking computation, re-thinking mainly framed as working through thoughts already thought. As a starter here is a quote from Donald E. Knuth's Classic The Art of Computer Programming Vol. 1 page 5. defining what sets apart an algorithm from a computational method:

opening of our installation and double feature performance with Karen Geyer, live stream is already on, we start at 20:00

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