Experimenta Make Sense – Albury

9 May 2020 to 26 July 2020 - Albury Library Museum (NSW)

Experimenta Make Sense is an exhibition that expresses the disconcerting and delightful world of the digital age. What does it mean to feel in an era of disembodied communication? To think in a world of algorithms and artificial minds? What does it mean to ‘do’ today? Both playful and challenging, this exhibition asks audiences to immerse their senses into a ‘thinking,’ ‘feeling’ and ‘doing’ contemplation of what it is to be human in the age of technological acceleration.

Biologist E.O.Wilson believes that “the real problem of humanity is the following: we have paleolithic emotions; medieval institutions; and god-like technology.” Experimenta Makes Sense presents a program of over 20 leading international and Australian artists who engage directly with this conundrum including Robert Andrew, Keith Armstrong with Luke Lickfold and Matthew DavisElla BarclayMichele Barker and Anna Munster,Briony Barr, Steve Berrick, Antoinette J. CitizenAdam Donovan and Katrin HochschuhLauren EdmondsLiz Magic Laser, Jon McCormackLucy McRaeGail PriestMatthew GardinerJane GauntlettScale Free Network: Briony Barr and Gregory CrocettiAndrew StyanJudy Watson, and Katarina Zdjelar.

Address:

Albury Library Museum

Cnr Kiewa and Swift Streets, Albury

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Dates:9 May - 26 July 2020

Opening Times:

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 10.00am - 7.00pm
Tuesday and Friday: 10.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm - 4.00pm


Website: Albury LibraryMuseum Website

Image: Michele Barker and Anna Munster 'pull' (2017), Photo by Theresa Harrison © Experimenta