Re-Create Out Loud 3: Dries Depoorter Re-Create Out Loud 3: Dries Depoorter

Re-Create Out Loud 3: Dries Depoorter

What if our smartphones run the show?

It’s very unlikely that anyone will show up at MU this evening without a smartphone – maybe one person? But that person would be the only one to get away scot-free, because digital artist Dries Depoorter will make off with the one thing that knows our most intimate stories and dealings.  

How many interesting topics for discussion would we get from a causal peak around our phones? Which apps, search histories and stored data would come up if we look at the algorithms in a different way? And how can this information be used to bring mutual connections to the surface? But most of all: how curious would we be about other people’s data – and how sensitive about our own?