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(W)orld Currency
2014 - Digital prints, document A4 and 100x100cm.

This artwork illustrates a global currency through the creative formulation of an equation and a trading algorithm for the currency exchange market. The creation of algorithmic trading and its equation combines art with the material that governs contemporary society and, in doing so, it aims to introduce new art practices. The artwork addresses the inherent instability of various currencies, as well as the need for a new independent global reserve currency that could potentially empower and unite the world population. The conceptual artwork is illustrated through the artistic expression of a mathematical equation and a diagram of an algorithm. These two components indicate how the value of the currency is calculated and how its liquidity is created and maintained, an accompanying text indicates how the equation works.

Selected pictures of installations at the following shows
Victoria and Albert Museum, London; LEAP, Berlin; HDLU, Zagreb.


Selected shows and presentations
P.I.G.S., exhibition at Artium Museum, Basque MCoCA, 2016, Vitoria-Gasteiz - Spain
P.I.G.S., exhibition at Galeria Municipal do Porto Almeida Garrett, 2016, Porto - Portugal
nEUROsis, exhibition at NeMe Arts Centre, 2016, Limassol - Cyprus
PC4Yonkers, exhibition at Purchase College School of Art+Design, 2016, NY - U.S.
LDF Digital Design Festival, exhibition at Victoria and Albert Museum, 2014, London - UK
Synthetisch Vernünftig,
exhibition at LEAP, 2014, Berlin - Germany
In Search of Symmetry
, exhibition at HDLU, 2014, Zagreb - Croatia

Selected bibliography

Geert Lovink, MoneyLab: Coining Alternatives, Institute of Network Cultures, 2014
Shu Lea Cheang, We Grow Money, MCD Magazine, France, Issue December 2014
Peter Macapia, In Search of Symmetry, NYC, U.S., 2014


Installation at Synthetisch Vernünftig, at LEAP, Berlin. 2014




Installation at In Search of Symmetry, at HDLU, Zagreb, Croatia. 2014





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