Dystopia

Reflections of an increasing importance given to technology over and above the natural. Corporate preference for advanced AI, the Internet of Things.

Dystopian Art

Temporary sculptures occupy the 4th plinth in Trafalgar Square. (Likely saved for Queen Elizabeth II). In the first year of covid cult, this is well...

Smart Cities

Artistic impression: utopian desert city Billionaires plan new city: Telosa – from Greek ‘Telos’ – highest purpose. Telosa, a utopian city dream of technocrat elites,...

Ethics and Truth

Daniel Natal, reader in philosophy and ethics, following current events  : Interview with Harrison Smith on The American Journal [Noteform Draft] Natal cites writers who...

Toxic Sublime

Mark Quin – Exhibition – The Toxic Sublime Toxic for some indeed.  Quin indulges the fetishes of the day, glorifying the abnormal, to play into...