Open Score: Art and Technology 2016 Session 1 at the New Museum in New York

The New Museum and Rhizome jointly inaugurate an annual symposium titled Open Score that will explore the state of art and technology today. Convening luminary artists, curators, researchers, and writers to discuss how technology is transforming culture, the first edition of Open Score will consider how artists are responding to new conditions of surveillance and hypervisibility; how social media’s mass creativity interfaces with branding and identity for individual artists; how the quality and texture of art criticism is evolving in a digital age; and what the future of internet art might be in light of a broader assimilation of digital technologies.

Supported by the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Open Score: Art and Technology 2016 will mark the fiftieth anniversary of the groundbreaking initiative Experiments in Art and Technology. The conference’s title is taken from Rauschenberg’s live performance Open Score during one of E.A.T.’s most iconic events, 9 Evenings: Theatre and Engineering.

For the session 1 program, please follow this link.

New Museum – 235 Bowery Boulevard New York, NY 10002
30 January 2016 from 11am