Tatiana will discuss her motivations and reasons for setting up the reSource network in Berlin. An initiative of the transmedia festival, reSource is the year-round programme of events and workshops, which focuses on sharing, creating and reflecting on collaborative networks in the field of art, technology, politics and identity.
Tatiana Bazzichelli is Postdoc Researcher at the Centre for Digital Cultures, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Germany and curator at transmediale festival in Berlin, where she runs the reSource transmedial culture berlin, the yearly programme of the festival. She is Affiliated Researcher at the Faculty of Arts of Aarhus University in Denmark, where she received a PhD degree in Information and Media Studies in 2011. In 2009 she was a visiting scholar at the H-STAR, the Human-Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research Institute of Stanford University in California. She wrote the books Networked Disruption: Rethinking Oppositions in Art, Hacktivism and the Business of Social Networking (DARC Press, 2013) and Networking: The Net as Artwork (Costa & Nolan, 2006 /DARC Press, 2008). Active in the Italian hacker community since the end of the ’90s, her networking project AHA:Activism-Hacking-Artivism won the honorary mention for digital communities at Ars Electronica in 2007. Originally from Italy, since 2003 Tatiana has been living and working in Berlin.
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