lecture

Simon Denny: Tech and Distributed Governance?

the 2nd  Medienkatastrophe-lecture of the summer term Simon Denny: Tech and Distributed Governance? lecture in English From the rise of blockchain (the distributed ledger behind Bitcoin) to the development of management methodology ‘Holacracy’ at Zappos in Las Vegas and the intelligence agencies of the UK, the lecture will map some of the technology industry’s disruptive […]

Guest lecture: Nils Zurawski

“The omnipresent gaze? Surveillance between visibility and the management of norms.” Guest lecture by Dr. Nils Zurawski Institut für kriminologische Sozialforschung at Uni Hamburg, founder of the Surveillance Studies network www.surveillance-studies.org Wednesday, 13 January 2016 Surveillant Architectures Group room 2, Filzengraben 2a KHM Cologne Upcoming conference in Barcelona: http://www.surveillance-studies.net/?p=1162

Guest speaker on Nov 11 : Tobias Flessenkemper

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 10h30-12h00 “The European border regime in South Eastern Europe – between collapse and resurrection” Tobias Flessenkemper, Senior Associate Researcher Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE) – European Institute, Nice/Berlin/Istanbul Tobias Flessenkemper is working on the issue of external and internal security policies of the European Union with a focus on South […]

Around the World Conference 2014 on Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age

http://aroundtheworld.ualberta.ca/the-archives/ 2014 Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age The Around the World Conference is an experiment that brings together a research dialogue without the environmental cost of traditional conferences. Institutes and researchers are invited to participate either through presenting or by joining in the discussion. The conference is live-streamed world-wide and archived after the […]

Andrea Fraser materials: "I’m not really nude because I’m in quotation marks."

We looked at her work extensively today in seminar, but to recap and for further looking and reading, here’s a list of online materials. (Don’t forget there are quite a few catalogues in the KHM library; we also have a rare 1992 interview on VHS.) The show at the Ludwig opens this Saturday. Also, on Friday […]

Visiting artist: Michael Krebber and students

Thursday, 3. November, 16.00 Uhr, Aula All welcome, refreshments afterwards!! Michael Krebber has a professorship at Städelschule in Frankfurt. He visits the Surveillant Architectures seminar at KHM with his students from Frankfurt. This Aula event will take place Thursday, Donnerstag November 3rd for what will sure to be an exceptional time.  Afterwards snacks in the […]

SAG 2011: recommends Noam Chomsky

June 7th SAG will be attending the Noam Chomsky lecture at the Uni Köln: Albertus-Magnus-Professor Noam Chomsky is going to give his 2nd public lecture: »The Evolving Global Order: Prospects and Opportunities.« When: Di 7. Jun. 17:30 – 19:00 GMT (keine Sommerzeit) Where: Aula (1 & 2) der Universität (Hauptgebäude) Vom 6.-8. Juni 2011 wird […]