Author: Francisco J. Ricardo

Francisco J. Ricardo, Ph.D., Recent publications include “Cyberculture and New Media” (2009, Rodopi) and “Literary Art in Digital Performance” (2009, Continuum). Critical writings are also online at

12 Jan

Technology’s Dialectic

How does a technology address its own breakdown in the social sphere? Can we better evaluate its impact by speculating on its absence?
11 Jan

A new Deitch Project: LA MoCA

Jeffrey Deitch becomes the new director of the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art.
08 Jan

The new Aalto University

Helsinki’s new Aalto University continues the progressive Scandinavian of embrace of humanities, technology, and social science.
07 Jan

On the posssibility of aesthetic intersections

Contemporary art and aesthetic technology: can these contingent but autonomous worlds intersect?