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A Talk about Network Cultures with Geert Lovink at SALT Istanbul



Interactive video located in the Exhibition for the Mobile World Capital in Barcelona.

BARCELONA, THE MOBILE WORLD CAPITAL: From now on, Barcelona wants to be the world’s capital of mobile, successfully leading companies to take advantage of mobile technology’s limitless opportunity to enhance people’s lives.

Within an exhibiton of Mobile World Capital Barcelona the above interview with Geert Lovink – one of the key theorists behind the concept of tactical media – was on display.

Geert Lovink goals are to explore, document and feed the potential for socio-economical change of the new media field through events, publications and open dialogue.

He will give a talk about network cultures at SALT Beyoğlu in Istanbul. For his first appearance in İstanbul, media theorist Geert Lovink will talk about his ongoing research at the Institute of Network Cultures. The field of network cultures revolves around the interaction between new forms of media, the Internet and mobile networks– where users actively shape the technology.

Organized Networks / Network Cultures
November 1, 19.00
SALT Beyoğlu, Walk-in Cinema, Istanbul


Thomas Büsch

Filmmaker, Founding Member and Secretary General of diyalog, promotion of cultural exchange with Turkey. Since 2012 he is also project manager of InEnArt.

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