İkinci Sergi, ARTER, İstanbul, 2010

Kasım 24, 2010

İkinci Sergi 28 Kasım 2010-27 Şubat 2011 ARTER – sanat için alan | space for art İstiklal Caddesi 211, Beyoğlu Istanbul, Turkey Küratör: Emre Baykal Sanatçılar: .-_-., Halil Altındere, Burak Arıkan, Volkan Aslan, Vahap Avşar, Banu Cennetoğlu – Yasemin Özcan Kaya, Ayşe Erkmen, Hafriyat (Murat Akagündüz, Antonio Cosentino, extramücadele, İnci Furni, Mustafa Pancar), Ali Kazma, … Continued


Ağ Haritalama ve Analizi Atölyesi, İstanbul, 2010

Ekim 26, 2010

Haritalama ve görsel analiz yoluyla karmaşık ağlar tasarlama ve anlama üzerine iki günlük atölye çalışması. Temel alıştırmalardan başlayarak, adım adım karmaşık ağlar geliştirme üzerine çalışılacak. Şehirde ağ topolojisi, kent dinamikleri, ve bilgi tasarımına ağırlık verilecek. Katılımcılar gözlemleyerek, eskiz yaparak ve tartışmalara katılarak, öğrenecekler. BÖLÜM I: Ağ Teorisi ve Temel Ağ Özellikleri 6 Kasım Cumartesi 13:30-17:30 … Continued


Ağ Haritalama Atölyesi, 4. Upgrade!International Konferansı, São Paulo

Ekim 20, 2010

Antakya Bienali Sanatçı Ağı, 2010

Ekim 16, 2010

Antakya Bienali Sanatçı Ağı, 2010 dijital baskı, 220cmx110cm (büyük gör) Bu iş Antakya Bienali’ne katılan sanatçıların yakın tarihli grup sergileri üzerine yapılan anket sonuçlarını işler. Bu veriler 2009 ve 2010 boyunca grup sergilerde beraber gösterilmiş sanatçıların listesini çıkarır. Bu harita kişisel, kavramsal, ve tarihsel bağlantılar üzerinden 2,263 sanatçının ilişkisel durumunu açığa çıkarır. A77, ADALET AKBAŞ, … Continued


Kasıldı ve Genişledi (Gerilim Serisi No 3), Antakya Bienali, 2010

Ekim 16, 2010

Kasıldı ve Genişledi (Gerilim Serisi, No 3) 2007-2010 3 dijital baskı Kasıldı ve Genişledi 2. Uluslararası Antakya Bienali‘nde yeralıyor. http://www.antakyabienali.org Gerilim Serisi‘nin üçüncüsü Kasıldı ve Genişledi, bir ağ yapısının kendini düzenlemeye çalışırken gösterdiği davranışları inceleyen “Gerilim Serisi”nin bir parçasıdır. Ağın davranışındaki kasılmaları ve genişlemleri araştırmak için dinamik çizim ile ağ işlemlerini birleştiren bir yazılımdır. Gerilim … Continued


Dijital Ağlar ve Kentsel Yönetişim Politikaları Paneli, İstanbul, 2010

Ekim 8, 2010

Dijital Ağlar ve Kentsel Yönetişim Politikaları Verikent Seminerler Dizisi Cumartesi, Ekim 9 · 4:00pm – 7:00pm Amber Platform Necatibey Cad. No: 66 Karakoy Istanbul Dijital Ağlar ve Kentsel Yönetişim Politikaları Verikent Seminerler Dizisi Konuşmacılar: Özgür Uçkan (Dr., Bilgi Üniversitesi), Burak Arıkan (Sanatçı), Ahmet Misbah Demircan (Beyoğlu Belediye Başkanı), Silvia Cazacu (Gazeteci, Romanya), Prokop İstvanek (ZTOHOVEN, … Continued


Uluslararası Helsinki Yurttaşlar Meclisi Ağ Haritası

Ekim 1, 2010

Real Time Rome Semineri, 2010, Istanbul

Ekim 1, 2010

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Suç ve Sanat

Eylül 28, 2010

Fikirler Suça Dönüşünce, DEPO, Istanbul

Eylül 1, 2010

Bugün “Fikirler Suça Dönüşünce” grup sergisi DEPO’da açılıyor. “Gelmişini geçmişini silerek büyüyen şey” (2007-2010) isimli yeni bir iş gösteriyorum. Yerleştirme 4 baskı (30x45cm), 1 özel yazılım, bilgisayar, ve 22” ekrandan oluşuyor. Açılış: 1 Eylul 2010 Çarşamba 18:00-21:00 Küratör! Halil Altindere Sanatçılar! .-_-. , Gülçin Aksoy, Nevin Aladağ, Hüseyin Alptekin, Anti-pop, Burak Arıkan, Caner Aslan, Volkan … Continued


Cura Bodrum Atölyesi İçin Çağrı

Mayıs 13, 2010

11-20 Haziran’da Bodrum’da özgür iletişim üzerine bir taktik medya (“tactical media“) atölyesi. Atölye boyunca kamusal alanda araya girme (“intervention”) taktikleri ve ağ haritalaması/analizi yöntemiyle çalışmalar yapılacak. Son başvuru 16 Mayıs. Atölye ile ilgilenirseniz PDF çağrı burada.


Meta-Kontrol: Bizans Edisyonu @ İKSV Salon, İstanbul

Mayıs 7, 2010

IKSV Salon‘da Meta-Control: Bizans Edisyonu performansı. 11 Mayıs 2010, Salı 21:00


Serbest Düşüş Sempozyumunda Konuşma, İstanbul, 2010

Mart 26, 2010

Yarın Serbest Düşüş Sempozyumunda son işlerimden bahsedeceğim bir konuşma yapıyorum. Sempozyum ve beraberindeki sergi Apartman Projesi tarafından yapılıyor. 27 Mart Cumartesi, 15:00 @ Babylon Lounge


Bored-er, But does it Float, 2010

Mart 7, 2010

Bored-er at ButdoesitFloat.com, curated by Folkert Gorter & Atley G. Kasky. With a quote from Arthur C. Clarke: “There is hopeful symbolism in the fact that flags do not wave in a vacuum”


Kullanım Şartları, Miami NADA Sanat Fuarı 2009

Aralık 1, 2009

“Terms & Conditions (Facebook, MySpace, Google)”, archival pigment print mounted on aluminum dibond, 60×82cm, 2007 NADA Art Fair Miami’de NON booth’unda gösterilecek. Aralık 3 – 6, 2009 Booth #113 Daha fazla bilgi http://burak-arikan.com/terms-conditions


Kullanıcı Emeği Sunumu, New School, New York, 2009

Kasım 12, 2009

I will present the User Labor project at the “User Labor: Creative Responses Panel”, Digital Labor Conference (Internet as Playground and Factory), New School University, NYC. Other presenters of the session are: Jonah Brucker Cohen, “User Generated Social Structures (UGSS)” Kenneth Rogers, “Capital Implications” Chris Barr, “Caught You Looking: A Report from the Bureau of … Continued


Facebook Kullanıcı Emeği Canlandırmaları, New York, 2009

Kasım 11, 2009

Facebook User Labor Enactments is a new live performance by Ursula Endlicher which uses ULML code (=User Labor Markup Language) as choreography. In the performance on November 13, five performers and the audience will together shape the course of the show. Using Burak Arikan’s newly developed ULML-based software application which collects user activity on Facebook, … Continued


STK Ağ Haritalama Atölyesi, Paris

Eylül 18, 2009

Bu haftasonu Paris’de Fransa’dan ve Türkiye’den 30 Sivil Toplum Kuruluşu (STK) ile Ağ Haritalama Atölyesi yapıyoruz. İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi’nin düzenlediği Sivil Toplum Atölyeleri serisinin ilki Mayıs 2009’da İstanbul’da yapılmıştı. Bu çalışmada ağlı yapıların analizi üzerine bir ders verilmişti ve STKlardan gelen temsilciler kendi alanlarından –göç, insan hakları, ayrımcılık gibi konularda– ağ haritaları çıkartarak kağıt üzerinde … Continued


Meta-Control, 319 Scholes, New York

Ağustos 28, 2009 |

Meta-Control performance at the 319 Scholes Launch Party in Bushwick. August 29, 2009. Performing with Sutekh’s live music. Video above from Club Phazon, Tokyo, 2007.


Durum Güncellemesi

Ağustos 6, 2009

Bu sitede Dağıtık Atakla Servis Kitleme (DDos attack) yok. Kendi blogumda artık Türkçe de yazıyorum zamanım el verdikçe. Şimdi neler oluyor: 1. Artık blog.burak-arikan.com adresi burak-arikan.com/blog olarak değişti. 2. burak-arikan.com dinamikleşti. Tüm içerik için tek bir RSS besleme var. İster yeni proje, ister yeni dökümantasyon, ister yeni bir röportaj, konuşma, workshop, blog yazısı, duyuru olsun … Continued


TimeWarp, Mannheim, 2009

Nisan 2, 2009

Meta-Control


Meta-Control, TimeWarp 2009

Nisan 1, 2009 | ,

Two years ago at TimeWarp we performed the Meta-Control set for the first time. Since then it’s been developed further, practiced more, and forked to various versions. Today we will perform these fresh Meta-Control pieces at TimeWarp 09 on a bright LCD screen setup. Also as part of the TimeWarp Festival we participated in the … Continued


“New Media: Why”, Neuberger Museum of Art, New York

Mart 12, 2009 | , ,

If you are near New York this Friday by any chance, please stop by our show titled “New Media:Why” at Neuberger Museum of Art. I participate with MYPOCKET, other participants are Margot Lovejoy with her cybernetic confession booth, Douglas Irving Repetto with his humongous networked sound installation, and Paul Vanouse with his fantastic DNA racing … Continued


Ergenekon.tc Exhibition, Delüks, İstanbul

Şubat 17, 2009 | ,

New work, Ergenekon.tc will be exhibited by Deluks on February 18th 2009 Wednesday. Official announcement below: Deluks 01: Burak Arikan – Ergenekon.tc Music: Baris K. Opening: 18.02.2009 Wednesday 19.00 You can visit the exhibition on Thu – Fri – Sat between 17.00 – 20.00. “Every society has its diagram(s)”* Ergenekon.tc shows the diagram of the … Continued


Recent Happenings

December 25th, 2008. I went to Istanbul for doing a 3 day workshop on networked information visualization, which was kindly supported by Istanbul Bilgi University. Worked with a diverse group of participants from various schools with backgrounds from visual arts to computer science. We covered basic network structure, network topologies, and clustering. We did hand … Continued


User Labor, Neuberger Museum of Art, New York

Today I am giving a lecture titled “User Labor” at Neuberger Museum of Art. I will speak about the flaws I see in the Architecture of Participation –-data ownership, data valuation-– in relation to the User Labor project. We will discuss living physical/digital processes and aesthetics of extreme use in networks and their relation to … Continued


Big congrats to the new president

Kasım 5, 2008 | , ,

I am thrilled. Great to live at this moment.


Back to Materiality

Eylül 29, 2008 | , , , ,

After today’s bailout rejection and the big stock market drop, I checked out the full red Map of the Market, there was one spot still green, guess what: gold (Barrick Gold ABX). It is time to go back to make things, sell things, and count the money by hand. * Click on the image to … Continued


Meta-Control, Nocturnal Festival, LA

Eylül 12, 2008 | , ,

Last minute operation! After the Minitek show today, on Saturday night I will do another Meta-Control performance with Richie Hawtin at the Nocturnal Festival in LA. It will be at the Beatport Stage, see you if you are around. This time the Meta-Control pieces will be on a monster LED display, which looks something like … Continued


Meta-Control, Minitek, New York

Eylül 11, 2008 |

Sep 12th, Friday at Minitek Festival, New York. Penn Plaza, 401 7th avenue (between 33rd and 34th st) right in front of Madison Square Garden. http://minitekfestival.com/innovation/night.html This a 3 day party (12-14 Sep) of electronic music and art. I will perform three new pieces and new versions from the Meta-Control set (starting at 3am). Also … Continued


From Network Diagram to Structured Text

A network diagram, or a graph, can be represented as text in many ways. We want it to be a structured text so that it can be read by computers. A graph is a set of objects called nodes or vertices connected by links called lines or edges depending on the context (physics, computer science, … Continued


Creative Networking

Ağustos 25, 2008 | , ,

This fall I am teaching a course called Creative Networking at the New York University Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP). It is an introduction to complex networks within the context of the arts. It focuses on understanding the structure and dynamics of large-scale networks and expanding the individual’s thinking about the network as a creative medium. … Continued


Growth of a Twitter graph

Ağustos 22, 2008 | , , , , ,

Twitter connections change over time. We tend to follow more people as we go, but we also remove connections depending our interest and attention span. At least I do. Since I look at the whole network activity from a very thin slice (a list) I prefer to cure my network, I remove some people to … Continued


Customers who bought this book also bought these books

Ağustos 12, 2008 | , , ,

This description connects the books at Amazon.com. For each book, Amazon shows other books which are also bought by the customers who bought the book you are looking at. It sounds like a word game, in fact this is a simple description of a consumption network. After reading The Social Life of Book, a visual … Continued


New Design New Things

Ağustos 10, 2008 | ,

I decided to use this space more actively. Besides occasional updates, commentary, and links, I will also run experiments and share unfinished sketches. I guess like an extension of my studio. To start with, I’ve added a MYPOCKET widget on the side bar. It shows what I buy everyday, and what will I buy next … Continued


After The Net, Observatori 2008, Valencia

Haziran 12, 2008

MYPOCKET included in the After The Net exhibition at Observatori 2008 in Valencia. The show is open at Centre del Carme from 5 to 29 June 2008. It is curated by KURATOR and presenting a selection of online works from an open call by Joasia Krysa (KURATOR), Manuela Moscoso (LaAgencia), Marta Rupérez (TheArtOrganisation), Luís Silva … Continued


How Much Is Your Comment Worth?

Today bloggers discuss comment ownership. They are debating whether comments should belong to the blog/service or to the commenter. Ironically the meat of the discussion is in the comment threads. Rob La Gesse deletes his FriendFeed account (all comments disappear), Robert Scoble declares that he owns his comments, Mathew Ingram asks if Scoble owns his … Continued


Looking For a New Feed Reader

Mayıs 27, 2008 | , , , ,

Today my RSS reader NetNewsWire reseted itself, I lost all the feeds (500+) I’ve been collecting in the past years. I don’t know what happened, but all I get was the default feed list: mac.com, BBC, Wired etc. First of all, I said bye to NetNewsWire and removed it from my computer. Although I like … Continued


User Labor Markup Language

Today is May Day, we celebrate the social and economic achievements of the labor movement. Today we announce the User Labor project. User Labor Markup Language (ULML), is an open data structure to outline the metrics of user participation in social web services. Our aim is to construct criteria and context for determining the value … Continued


Meta-Control Performance at SINK@Reboot

Nisan 24, 2008 | , , ,

This saturday (April 26th), I will perform pieces from Meta-Control at the SINK event at Reboot, East Village (map). This is a good summer night of electronic music and visuals. See you if you can make it. More info here. Update: Unfortunately the party was shut down by the police. Devrim Kadirbeyoglu shot and edited … Continued


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