PAOLO CIRIO [Presentation]

Monday 4th November 2013. 6-8.00pm Rockets and Rascals, 7 The Parade PL1 2JL.
Free Entry, all welcome. Digital Art and Technology Visiting Speaker Series 2013-14.

Paolo Cirio is an award-winning media artist known for his controversial and innovative works of net-art, street-art, video-art, software-art and experimental fiction. His subversive projects are often covered by the global media, occasionally with legal consequences. The well-known “Hacking Monopolism Trilogy” took on internet giants Facebook, (Face-to-facebook) Amazon (Amazon Noir) and Google (Google-Will- Eat-Itself). Recently resident at Eyebeam New York, Paolo’s workexplores the social, political and economic influence of information, through the media and techniques necessary for spreading it. http://www.paolocirio.net/
Contact: hannah.drayson@plymouth.ac.uk