B u r e a u
d ' é t u d e s
A presentation and open diskussion
January 17, 2003, 16:00
Public Netbase, Vienna
Zwischenquartier, Burggasse 21 A-1070
How to create usable maps of contemporary systems of population
control, in their technological, financial and cultural dimensions?
How to oppose the development of those control systems, at the
largest scales and over the long term?
This open strategy discussion takes its departure point from the
still-evolving cartographic work
of the French conceptual group Bureau d'études. The authors of the
maps will present various aspects of their work, using digital
projections and paper copies, which will be available for
participants from January 16 onward at Public Netbase. Critical
comments on these maps are a real necessity.
presentations will be made by Brian Holmes, Marko Peljhan, Konrad Becker
and others. The format will be a large table for all
participants, and open debate punctuated by structured presentations.
Themes for the discussion include: BioWar, InfoWar and PsychoWar; the
deconstruction of complex machines and the infosculpture of dissident