**********stuff happening UPDATED 21.07.2017*********


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The Kernel Process will be showing in Jersey City as part of Body + Camera festival with Mana Contemporary on September 23rd.

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Wrote an essay about myco-eco-techno-pagan imaginaries: 'a medial soup of porous objects, encrypted networks and ambivalent organisms (often including other people).' featuring art bits of Linda Stupart, James Bridle, Taru Elfving, Jenna Sutela, Essi Kausalainen, et al.

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18th, Open Studio & screening at BALTIC if anyone's in the NE!

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HEREAFTER: 7-10th July, short exhibition of work in progress from the Hereafter residencies at SPACE Art & Technology, with Eloise Bonneviot, Rachel Pimm, Johann Arens, Diann Bauer, Ilona Sagar and Saemundur Thor Helgason.

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In conversation in prof. Beryl Graham for a presentation at Iniva/Stuart Hall Library, re: current research, on Thursday June 29th. You can find the recording from the event here:

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Workshop at SPACE Art & Technology at the White Building, thanks to all who came:

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A nice reunion of slimes and parasites with Jenna Sutela at her solo show at Titanik Gallery in Turku, Finland, where I read some new words. I'll be doing another reading at the opening of "Neoliberal Grooming" at AVALANCHE, somewhere in Peckham, 25th May, 7PM.

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New column on sinofuturism, Frieze, May 2017. I did the actual writing back in feb, and seems I was not the only one- since then an amazing rich conversation has emerged around techno-orientalisms and asia-futurisms by writers far more deeply versed than me.. see: Xin Wang on 'Asian Futurisms and the Non-Other', Danni Shen in conversation with Lawrence Lek (I play the Go Master (...) in Geomancer), and Yuk Hui in e-flux discussing techno-orientalism and NRx.

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Had a wonderful and quite intense evening of performances and talks at Beyond Telepathy with Jenna Sutela, Taru Elfving and co.

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Some screenings in the US! The Kernel Process will be screened in the upcoming Filmideo 2017 at Index Art Centre in New Jersey, as well as in the Body and Camera Film Festival at Mana Contemporary, Chicago. Unfortunately I can't make it to either..

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On 20th April I'm participating in Beyond Telepathy at Somerset House, an free event of performances and conversations curated by Taru Elfving. I'll be doing a reading of some work-in-progress from my current project 'Erotics of the Interface', followed by a conversation with Jenna Sutela, Jamie Sutcliffe, and Luciana Parisi.

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28th Feb, had a great first workshop on networked haptics and DIY wearables with Circuit Cambridge at Wysing Arts Centre, thanks to everyone who came!

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Happy to be selected for Connect/Exchange art/film development residency with BALTIC and Northern Film & Media. I will be working with BALTIC, The NewBridge Project, and fellow resident Verity Birt.

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5th March, showing The Kernel Process at ZOOX Collective's screening at Platform, London.

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23rd Feb, showing The Kernel Process at Whitechapel Open Screening alongside Ana Mendes, Julia Warr, Tom Cardew, Dominic Davis.

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11th Feb, excited to be showing The Kernel Process as part of an amazing lineup (Larry Achiampong and David Blandy, Beatrice Dillon, Henna-Riikka Halonen, Evan Ifekoya, Wojciech Kosma, Lawrence Lek, Laura O’Neill, Florence Peake) at Wysing Arts Centre's first 2017 show, ALL CHANNELS OPEN:

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Currently on the shortlist for the first DARE 'radical interdisciplinarity' prize by Opera North/University of Leeds. hoping to work with some Leeds researchers on a film/performance about distributed (slime) intelligence. waiting to hear back, alongside some v excellent/intimidating company - Marina Rees, Samuel Hertz, Melanie King, Robin Dowell & Joanna Lampard.

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I'm going back to Shanghai quite a lot sooner than expected, this time as spokesperson for Goldin + Senneby as an extension of their Headless project, at the 11th Shanghai Biennale. Will be talking about slime moulds, offshore finance and other polymorphous networks at Power Station of Art, 3pm, 21st January.

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lacoste1 is shortlisted for Tenderflix award 2016 alongside 10 other works, which will be screened at the Horse Hospital, Nov. 25th, 7-9pm.

lacoste1 will also be showing as part of the second Bomb Factory Film Festival on November 24th! Details here.

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16th October, [SHANGHAI] collaboration with Agnes Cameron for [2016 + X BREW & BLEND] on a web-based game, which will be hosted by Chronus Art Centre, SH - coming sooon.

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Oct-Nov, I'll be on residency at Wysing Art Centre with the wonderful Larry Achiampong and David Blandy, mostly thinking about national internet(s), slime moulds and wireshark.

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New article on the Chinternet - 'Chaos and Control', Frieze #183. (appropriately?) paywalled :/ but email if you want a copy.

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15th October, The Showroom, London. I'll be leading a discussion with Karen Cunningham and Susan Schuppli (about technological inscription and material witnesses) focusing on Karen's beautiful new commission for Legion TV, Movable Type, Under Erasure.