Marketers want to claim the aesthetic of the "real," but their intentions don't fulfill the promise.
In his new book The Cult of the Amateur, British author Andrew Keen argues that the Internet is fatally undermining our culture. But hasn't free market capitalism done that already?
The Intentional Conscious Communities of Costa Rica host their first
The 5th Drone Cinema Film Festival, featuring cutting-edge digital media artists working in dronge, glitch, and industrial ambient sound art, owes its existence to Kim Cascone. Best known for musical compositions, Kim released more than fifty records since 1984, and his indie label Silent Records serves as a cutting edge digital distribution hub for electronic sound art.
In the next years, we must create a broad-based movement of civil society, globally, that is solution-focused and positive – that recognizes not only the threat of climate change and environmental crisis but also the opportunity this crisis provides us to reinvent our society.
Jeris JC Miller is a global leader in social media, and a member of Shifting POV, a collective of virtual and augmented reality film makers, educators and artists that are documenting the Standing Rock protests. In this interview, she shares her eyewitness report of the brutality perpetrated against peaceful water protectors by law enforcement on Nov. 20.