Irmielin / Leipzig based artist Francis Hunger / media art, installation, conceptual art, feminism, media history /

Essay: How to Hack Artificial Intelligence (2018)

Full Text at http://databasecultures.irmielin.org/how-to-hack-artificial-intelligence This essay explores the weaknesses of automated pattern recognition (aka artificial intelligence) and discusses, how artists, scientists and activisits have been able to exploit them, using adversarial patterns. Arguing about human agency in relation to machine agency... continue reading

Essay: Artificial Des-Intelligence (2017)

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Interview: Algorithms are made by humans (2017)

Full Text: http://databasecultures.irmielin.org/algorithms-are-made-by-humans/ The artist Francis Hunger presents his video installation Deep Love Algorithm at the recent exhibition »Mood Swings – On Mood Politics, Sentiment Data, Market Sentiments and Other Sentiment Agencies«. In conversation with curator Sabine Winkler he tells, why... continue reading