About Salvatore Iaconesi

Salvatore is an artist, hacker and robotic engineer. He teaches Cross Media Design at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Rome La Sapienza. His work aims at establishing extreme methodologies and practices for innovation, operating across the creation of imaginaries and the implementation of real life scenarios that use ubiquitous technologies and advanced interactions to reinvent the ways in which we experience cities, relationships, economies and forms of citizenship and governance. Among the projects: interactive architectures; expert systems; critical technologies promoting freedoms and environmental awareness; augmented reality systems for urban spaces and for remote parts of the planet, such as the Brazilian forests in Mato Grosso; realtime visualizations involving enormous datasets for institutions, companies and civil society; artificial intelligences and digital living forms.

General Information about RWR

READ/WRITE REALITY (RWR) is an intensive and visionary workshop created by FakePress Publishing and Art is Open Source in collaboration with Centro Studi Etnografia Digitaleto pragmatically explore the methodological, technical and technological possibilities offered by Ubiquitous Publishing, to identify new businesses, new forms of expression, new opportunities for culture and knowledge, new tools for freedoms.

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