I just finished editing the first volume of the ZKP re-edition series, available from today through Greyscale Press / lulu.com. ZKP — Zentral Komitee Proceedings — was a xerox zine/reader compiled by contributors of the Nettime mailing-list, and distributed at tactical media events between 1995 – ’97. The texts are still available through several online…Read more "ZKP volume 1 published on Greyscale"
My collegue Kim Xupei just handed me this information over, after some debugging he did in order to figure out why the nice open source font DejaVu is systematically crashing Adobe CS apps… Whate came out of the research is that : a) the latest official version 2.30 solves a crashing issue of the DejaVu…Read more "DejaVu working in Adobe CS, finally!"
A storytelling spectacle, based on Lewis Caroll’s “Alice in wonderland/beyond the mirror”, presented at “La Fureur de Lire” Festival in Geneva. Presented on Friday 25th and Saturday 26th September 2009, at Théâtre Pitoeff. The project, organized by storyteller Deirdre Foster, centered on the illustrations by Thomas Perrino, which I was re-mixing and projecting in almost…Read more "Alice @ la fureur de lire"
I just posted on Vimeo some raw extracts from this afternoon’s video rehearsal, for a storytelling spectacle based on Lewis Caroll’s “Alice in wonderland/beyond the mirror”. This performance will be presented this Saturday, September 26th, 17h30, at “La Fureur de Lire” festival, Théâtre Pitoeff, Geneva. While the artist and illustrator Thomas Perino is revealing his…Read more "Alice: rehearsal tapes"
The Swiss implementation of Google StreetView is making the headlines… In the midst of the current identity-crisis of the banking community, while a diplomatic cold war is going on with Lybia, this feels almost like another symbolic attack on the country’s self-esteem and sovereignty. During the summer months, Google’s camera-equipped cars have recorded different swiss…Read more "Google StreetView"
Today, 19th august 09, this blog/website is going live and replacing the old static page. After having experimented with WordPress while doing Adrien Kessler’s website, it was a quick decision to use that tool for my own blog/portfolio site. I browsed through a large number of themes/frameworks, but again I came back to using UltraLight…Read more "this website is going live"
Conference, in collaboration with Laurent Schmid. Dark Designs symposium, Maison d’Ailleurs, Yverdon. October 2008.Read more "F.U.D."
A series of short videos created for the electronic billboard of the main railway station in Geneva, commissioned by the Centre de la Photographie.Read more "No Signal"
Publication of the essay “Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt”, about the topic of botnets. The conference Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt was written in collaboration with Laurent Schmid, and presented at the symposium “Dark Designs” in Yverdon, on October 14th 2008. The conference papers have been published in the collection « Issues » (Issue #004), a series…Read more "FUD publication out now"
“Report from the Desert”, first issue of my publishing project Greyscale Press, is now available from Amazon.com, as well as from Lulu. Some more information on this one: Greyscale Press is an experiment in online publishing. It uses several print-on-demand services to get the books edited in very little print runs. It focusses on electronic…Read more "Report from the desert available on Amazon"