Per Capita

World Brain

27 September - 1 October 2017

@ Never Apart [7049 Saint-Urbain]

  • Opening hours: 12:00 - 18:00
  • STÉPHANE DEGOUTIN [FR] & GWENOLA WAGON [FR]

"World Brain" proposes a stroll through motley folkloric tales: data centers, animal magnetism, the Internet as a myth, the inner lives of rats, how to gather a network of researchers in the forest, how to survive in the wild using Wikipedia or how to connect cats and stones…

The world we live in often resembles a Borgesian tale. Indeed, if one wanted to write a sequel to Borges’ "Fictions," one would do it simply by splicing together together press articles. "World Brain" is created mostly using found footage: videos downloaded on Youtube, images, scientific or pseudo-scientific reports, news feeds…

27 September - 1 October 2017

@ Never Apart [7049 Saint-Urbain]

  • Opening hours: 12:00 - 18:00