What’s the Net Listening to? New prize question byT he Junge Akademie. Which would like to focus on the social, political, economic, artistic and technical scope of networks and networks.
Computer networks, spy networks, traffic networks, survey networks, production and distribution networks, social networks in art, science, politics, neural networks… What do they hear? How do they sound? What is their story? Who networks with whom? Who is connected? Who listens in and how much do they hear? Who is entrapped? Who is left out? What is unseen, but not unheard?
With this prize question, the Junge Akademie addresses the societal, political, economic, artistic and technical scope and significance of networks and networking.