Virtu(Re)al Playgrounds. How to digitally expand a city

Gaming, Playing, Learning. Interrelations of Creativity and the Virtual Space

〔30.6.〕 – 〔1.7.〕  10:30-16:30
〔2.7.〕  10:30-14:30
Peter Weibel - Research Institute for Digital Cultures
Valerie Messini, Michael Loizenbauer, Sophie Publig

Remote technologies seem to shape people’s spatial behaviour more than architectural elements themselves. Our urban tissue has become a metaverse, driven by chronic hyper-efficiency, simultaneity and equanimity. If we understand such practices as a direct reaction to the increasing lack of playfulness in virtual spaces, we need to ask: how can we pursue unpredictability and indeterminacy into the digital realm?