We look into two exhibitions in Berlin, “R U Still Here” at House of Egorn and “Traction Flesh-Hold” by Omsk Social Club, which play with the implications of gaming culture in our technology-obsessed society.
Ilse Ruppert was the photographer able to capture the 80’s in all its glory. Her historical photographs are incredibly seductive, appeasing to all our Berlin fantasies that fell with the Iron Curtain. Ruppert’s lense was privy to every cult hero we worship now, an insight into a time where Berlin’s grittiness had authenticity.
Google and Boiler Room partnered again last week to show the new ways in which technology can shape our creativity. The two forces created an immersive A.I. playground in the form of a “Sci-Fi Super Mall” to coincide with the release of the Google Pixel 2.