• The Great Bonfire at the End of Time
    No cops, no jails, no bloody blockchains, and absolutely NO LINEAR FUCKING TIME.
  • The London Render Search
    The continuing adventures of the Render Ghosts in the city.
  • The Art Borders Project
    Bearing witness to artists' experiences at borders.
  • welcome.js
    A tiny script for making the web a friendlier place.
  • Cloud Index
    Notes on a project investigating the history of computational prediction, weather modification, and machine learning.
  • The Climate of Opinion
    An installation about refugees and wayfinding for the Oslo Architecture Triennale
  • Satellite Shadows
    The disappearance of appearance.
  • A Flag for No Nations
    On the history of the Space Blanket, and the stories of technology.
  • Yearnotes: 2015
    Everything that happened to me; Preview of 2016.
  • Big Data, No Thanks
    On the connections between atomic history and the surveillance state; big data and the bomb.
  • Reading Right-to-Left
    Landscapes and literacies.
  • Fraunhofer Lines
    Plotting the light refracted through official narratives.
  • Citizen Ex
    Algorithmic Citizenship and the politics of internet domains
  • Gopro Cinema
    Non-human, non-carbon, non, non, non.
  • The Hyper-Stacks and the Post-Enlightenment
    An installation and a system for the V&A; and the system of the world.
  • Seamless Transitions
    Visualising the unphotographable spaces of immigration.
  • The Nor
    An investigation into paranoia, electromagnetism, and infrastructure.
  • Rainbow Plane 002: Kiev
    A 1:1 outline of an aircraft, as seen by a satellite.
  • Received by Post: Printed Web, TBD, and the Moving Museum
    A magazine, a catalogue, and an LP.
  • AQD: Remembrancer
    Implicated by association, a newspaper for the V&A.
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