critical make – practicing technology as culture, 2016

An introduction of a small history of critical practices with technology in the field of DIY and the maker movement.


Talk held at the Research Meeting “Transmedia Matters – Researching Electronical Waste”
Critical Media Lab, Instituts für Experimentelle Design- und Medienkulturen, HGK FHNW Basel

Picture: Annina Rüst talking with guests on her Cake Diagram Installation, at Critical Make, HeK (House of Electronic Arts, Basel) 2014. This one-week festival on making culture was co-curated by myself, with Sabine Himmelsbach, Alexandra Adler and Alessandra von Aesch.