This year’s selection includes design scenarios for modified babies and
new organs (Agatha Haines, Royal College of Art, London), a performance
giving voice to Nigerian spam emails (Andre Castro, Piet Zwart Institute
Rotterdam), a database that forecasts the future of the art world
(Jonas Lund, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam), surprising relationships
between LA’s social and physical landscapes (Benedikt Gross, Royal
College of Art, London), a live Bluetooth-swallowing experiment Jo
Caimo, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Ghent), a candle that lasts a
lifetime (Verena Friedrich, Academy of Media Arts Cologne), and a
custom-made concert (Custom Made Music, Utrecht School of the Arts).
See V2_’s website
for more information on the participating artists and works
About Test_Lab: The Graduation Edition
people are society’s innovators and change agents. They reveal the
future to us by creating it. Therefore, at the end of every academic
year, Test_Lab takes a close look at a selection of outstanding art and
design work created by young artists and designers graduating in
emerging arts across Europe.
Test_Lab: The Graduation Edition 2013 is a coproduction of V2_ and The New Institute and is part of The Ruin programme.
Where: The New Institute, Museumpark 25 Rotterdam
When: Tuesday, July 9, 20.00 h
Free entrance, no registration required.