Here are some of the activities we have initiated since our official launch in 2016.
“I leave to several futures (not to all) my garden of forking paths.” Jorge Luis Borges, The Garden of Forking Paths (1941) At PSi#22 Melbourne, the Future Advisory Board created a Wunderkammer installation and hosted a Strange Gardening Workshop. Wunderkammer is thought as a temporal prism — a wormhole to see the pasts and become … Continue reading Installation and Workshop at PSi#22 Melbourne
The inaugural summer school by the PSi Future Advisory Board took place in Hamburg, alongside PSi #23. PSi Summer School #0.5 has brought together scholars, artists, and activists over the course of four days and in an intensive series of activities directed at thinking through, working with, and creating anew pressing issues and rising trends … Continue reading Summer School #0.5 at PSi #23 Hamburg
The PSi Future Advisory Board organised the second edition of summer school alongside the conference in Daegu, South Korea, in July 2018. We were a close-knitted group of 21 researchers and artists with a variety of research interests, backgrounds, and aspirations. We enjoyed a week of conferencing and summer school activities at the Daegu Art … Continue reading Summer School #1.5 at PSi #24 Daegu
Call for Participants PSi Summer School #3.5 excursions / seminars / workshops / performances / networking July 5-11, 2020 The PSi Future Advisory Board calls for applications to PSi’s third summer school to coincide with PSi #26 in Rijeka, Croatia. PSi Summer School #3.5 will bring together emerging scholars, artists, and activists over the course … Continue reading PSi Summer School
In this third iteration of the PSi Summer School, the FAB welcomed participants from Hong Kong, Australia, Canada, the UK, the US, Europe, and the Philippines. The program included workshops featuring Blackfoot artist Justin Many Fingers (one of the conference’s keynote speakers), FAB member Yiota Demetriou, and local artists Mark Hopkins and Jenna Rodgers, as … Continue reading Summer School 2.5 at PSi #25 Calgary
Since the inaugural meeting, the Future Advisory Board has positioned the Summer School as an ‘interval’ to PSi conference (0.5, 1.5, 2.5) to focus on the space between each annual conference, and the connections, overlaps, and dissonances between conference themes. This year, with the PSi 2020 conference postponed, the interval seems particularly apt to mark … Continue reading FAB Summer School #3.33: Performing Slowness