The first cybernetic sculpture was created by an artist from Poland. Initially greeted with enthusiasm, it disappeared without a trace.
We want to draw attention to how inhumane the world of algorithms is, to talk about malpractices of digital corporations and to expose the truth about the technology everybody admires, says Wiesław Bartkowski, head of Creative Coding at SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, in conversation with Monika Redzisz.
– Am I to understand that it’s going to be possible to order a sculpture from your father, despite the fact he’s dead? – I ask.
– Possibly – says Dariusz Gross, a data sculptor and the lord of robots.
Sometimes you have to go back to the sand pit and have some fun. We also play with sand although it is slightly modified. We play with silicon. We use it to create things beyond engineers’ imagination. Monika Redzisz conducted an interview with Wiesław Bartkowski, director of Creative Coding studies at University of Social Sciences and Humanities.