Logo The Posthumanist

/ more than human writing.

Logo The Posthumanist

The magazine for more-than-human art, design, technology and writing.

Anna Nagele

An interview with Lucia Pietroiusti, a curator working at the intersection of art, ecology and systems. Pietroiusti repeatedly stages the natural world as an agent alongside human-made artefacts and people’s lives

Each of these lines following this introduction is a single pattern of code using TidalCycles – a language used for live coding, where artist-programmers create time-based art (e.g. music, visuals, choreography) by writing computer code, usually in front of an audience.

The work was created during UK lockdown in collaboration with California-based composer Phi Bui. We tried to document the state of being ‘collectively isolated’