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  • Ghost in the Machine

    Presentation on comparative biases in human reasoning and AI. Additional speakers include designer Cade Diehm and artist-researcher Susan Ploetz.

    Kluckstr. 25, 10785 Berlin, Germany
    July 07, 2018, 4:00-6:00PM
  • Cold War/Cold World

    Contributed essay ‘Mutually Accelerating Demands’ to this publication edited by Amanda Beech, Robin MacKay, and James Wiltgen. Contributors include Éric Alliez, Maurizio Lazzarato, Amanda Beech, Robin Mackay, Christine Wertheim, Brian Evenson, Reza Negarestani, Joshua Johnson, and Patricia Reed.

    September 30, 2017
  • The Demons’ Butterfly Collection: Roman Frigg on Modelling Dynamic Systems

    Online report based on conversation between OfAC and philosopher of science Roman Frigg on complexity and modelling at the Tate Britain. Including audio and supplementary article and illustrations provided by myself.

    Office for Applied Complexity
    August 08, 2017
  • Images, Information, and Meaning Report

    Report including video and other material from an event I organized in conjuction with OfAC in 2016 at Miguel Abreu Gallery. With writer and artist Claire Lehmann, philosopher Peter Wolfendale, and artist Pieter Schoolwerth. We examine the historical, technical, and philosophical aspects of image production and perception

    Office for Applied Complexity
    August 08, 2017
  • Interview with Peter Fend

    Interview with artist Peter Fend, regarding his work with Ocean Earth, mega-structure proposals, satellite imaging, and more. Broadcast live and presented in the gallery as a part of Xtrotecture.

    Cuchifritos Gallery
    120 Essex Street (located inside Essex Street Market)
    New York, NY 10002
    December 03, 2016, 5:00PM
  • Interview with Ross Exo Adams

    Interview with architect and urban theorist Ross Exo Adams. Broadcast live and presented in the gallery as a part of Xtrotecture.

    Cuchifritos Gallery
    120 Essex Street (located inside Essex Street Market)
    New York, NY 10002
    November 17, 2016, 5:00PM
  • Xtrotecture

    an installation by Joshua Johnson, presented as part of the Workspace 2016 series, featuring the work of LES Studio Program artists-in-residence

    Opening: Friday, November 4, 6-8p
    Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Sunday, 12-6pm

    Cuchifritos Gallery
    120 Essex Street (located inside Essex Street Market)
    New York, NY 10002
    November 04 — December 04, 2016
  • Images, Information, and Meaning

    with speakers Claire Lehmann, Peter Wolfendale, and Pieter Schoolwerth. Organized and moderated by Joshua Johnson. In collaboration with Miguel Abreu Gallery and Office for Applied Complexity.

    Miguel Abreu Gallery
    36 Orchard Street
    New York, NY 10002
    July 26, 2016, 7-9:00PM
  • #AGI: Accelerate General Intellect

    I will be speaking on July 19th at 2:00PM at Pratt Institute.

    The New Centre for Research & Practice
    July 18/19: Pratt Institute, Manhattan Campus (144 West 14th Street)
    July 20th: Future of Mind Symposium (
    July 21st: The New School (University Center, 63 5th Avenue)
    July 22nd: Private Event
    July 18 — July 22, 2016
  • Augmentation and Alienation: Between Emancipation and Control

    I will be delivering a paper alongside Patricia Reed and Keith Tilford. Collaboration with Office for Applied Complexity.

    Parsons School of Design
    Starr Foundation Hall, UL102
    University Center
    63 5th Avenue
    New York, NY 1003
    March 01, 2016, 6-9:00PM
  • Artist’s Alliance LES Studio Program Artist in Residence
    Artist's Alliance
    Clemente Soto Velez Cultural and Educational Center
    107 Suffolk St
    New York, NY 10002
    January 15 — August 31, 2016
  • Outlet: Annual Invitational
    Outlet Gallery
    253 Wilson Ave
    Brooklyn, New York 11237
    December 12 — January 04, 2015
  • Generalized Fluidity: Response to Liam Gillick
    e-flux/The New Centre for Research and Practice
    56th Venice Biennale
    online @ e-flux conversations
    June 19, 2015
  • The Noumenon Unclothed: Metaphysics with Peter Wolfendale
    Fixing the Future
    online broadcast
    April 23, 2015
  • Touch the Moon
    Louis B James
    143b Orchard Street
    New York, NY 10002
    December 12 — January 26, 2014
  • Fixing the Future: The City
    BNLMNTL 2014: Future Summit
    Canadian Centre for Architecture
    1920 Rue Baile
    Montréal, QC H3H 2S6
    November 23, 2014, 1:00PM-3:00PM
  • Dream Material
    The Dress Shop
    322 Troutman St.
    Brooklyn NY, 11237
    October 24 — November 07, 2014
  • Altered Terrain

    by invitation of Parallel Art Space, at The Active Space

    Exchange Rates: The Bushwick Expo
    566 Johnson Ave, second floor
    Brooklyn NY 11237
    October 22 — October 26, 2014
  • Lebbeus Woods at The Drawing Center
    The Third Rail Quarterly
    Issue 3
    Available free at various retailers and arts venues.
    September 01, 2014
  • The Semantics of Art
    Fixing the Future
    online broadcast
    June 26, 2014, 3:00PM EST
  • The Heroic Object
    Parallel Art Space
    17-17 Troutman Street #220
    Ridgewood, NY 11385
    April 05 — May 11, 2014
  • Incredible Machines

    organized Mohammad Salemy. Invited respondent to Nick Srnicek.

    Access Gallery
    Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
    149 W Hastings St. Vancouver, BC
    March 07 — March 08, 2014
  • Poems in a Room

    curated by Alessandro Keegan

    Magic Pictures
    618 Hoffman Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19148
    February 08 — March 01, 2014
  • Dark Trajectories: Politics of the Outside, Book Launch

    with special lecture by philosopher Reza Negarestani. Co-organized with Cleopatra’s

    Independent Curators International
    401 Broadway, Suite 1620
    New York, NY 10013
    September 24, 2013, 6:30–8:00PM
  • MO N S A L V A T
    127 Henry St.
    New York, NY 1002
    January 18 — February 07, 2013