'TELE_TRUST' BY ARTIST KAREN LANCEL AND HERMEN MAAT - lancelmaat.nl
Researching ‘participatory systems’ in smart city public spaces, artists Lancel and Maat design hybrid ‘meeting places’. These artistic ‘social labs’ are interactive performances and installations, connecting networked (urban) screens, smartphones, smart textile wearables, innovative tangible interfaces. They invite audience in an engaging agora to play & reflect on their perception and experience of the networked body, identity, privacy, trust, presence, community.
They lecture and show works internationally: Ars Electronica Linz; ZKM Karlsruhe; Eyebeam NewYork; Urban Screens08 Melbourne; ISEA04 Helsinki; ISEA2011 Istanbul; Transmediale Berlin; Nabi ArtCenter Seoul; NewMediaArt Exhibition Millennium Museum Beijing; V2_Institute Rotterdam; NIMK Amsterdam; Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam; Art&Science Exhibition TsingHua University Beijing; DCC Expo2010 Shanghai.
Core-lecturer 2005/2008 MFA FMI media art Groningen; practice based PhD candidate at Technical University of Delft Netherlands.