"..when a person gives self-control over to a computer and acceptsDanja Vasiliev is studying Systems and Networks through "anti-disciplinary" experimentation with hardware and software. Using computational platforms he engages in examination and exploitation of Network paradigms in physical and digital realms. Basing on the findings Vasiliev creates and exhibits works of Critical Engineering, gives public workshops and talks.
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Large scale model of a hypothetical data network.
Payload packets are physically transported between the nodes.
Men In Grey, n/a
I am permitted only to reference my involvement in this organization, not discuss it in any way.
Self-maintaining computer Operating System.
The End of The Internet, 2009
A device for sabotaging Wi-Fi Internet access.
Data-exchange network using city transportation grid as its carrier.
m/e/m/e 2.0, 2008
Fully functional, electro-mechanical web-server.
5-axis, computer-human interface.
Graphical generator based on GNU/Linux filesystem.
Digital Rights Management parody.
Model of a residential environment where electricity is provided in exchange for Internet ads consumption.
Massive computer display providing interface to a specially trained A.L.I.C.E. artificial intelligence machine.
Networked proxy device for misinformation and culture jamming interventions.
Robot MG-2, 2001
Computerized sculpture fitted with semi-intelligent computer A.I.
Supremedizm 1-2-3, 2001
Stabilized, video-hardware glitch.
Newstweek - presentation and exhibition at Erreur d’impression | Publier à l’ère du numérique - Paris, France & Web.
Netless2 - exhibition at AMBER '12 festival - Istanbul, Turkey.
Weise7/LABOR Berlin/Transmediale 2k12 - Netless2 and 120 days of *buntu exhibition, Berlin, Germany.
AEC, Ausser Kontrolle - Newstweek one year long setup, Linz, Austria.
Aksioma - Newstweek exhibition, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Hack The City, Science Gallery - Newstweek exhibition, Dublin, Ireland.
PIKSEL11, Dataj, demonstration, Bergen, Norway.
Art+Communication: TECHNO-ECOLOGIES, m/e/m/e 2.0, exhibition RIXC, Riga, Lithuania.
Share festival, Newstweek, Honorary Mention Award, Turin, Italy
CodedCultures, "120 days of *buntu" workshop, Vienna, Austria
Ars Electronica 2011, Newstweek exhibition, Golden Nica award, Linz, Austria
DATAcuerpos y retratos compartidos: de la aldea global a las redes sociales, exhibition, Lima, Peru.
Aksioma, Komenskega 18, Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Weise7, 0x00WE15E7, Dataj ("rotate disk") prototype demonstration, Berlin, Germany.
Electronic Village Galleries, Newstweek exhibition, Liskeard, UK.
Japan Media Art Festival, M.I.G exhibition, Excellence Award
LabMIS, 120 days of *buntu, residency, street intervention
Sao Paolo, Brazil.
moddr_*, 120 days of *buntu exhibition
IMAL, Brussels, Belgium.
European Media Facades Festival, M.I.G performance
EMAF, Berlin, Germany.
Ars Electronica, M.I.G performance, Award of Distinction
Dorkbot 67, Netless presentation,
Transmediale 10, Invisible Cities workshop, panel
MakeArt 2008, M/E/M/E 2.0 exhibition
Piksel 08, M/E/M/E 2.0 exhibition
Avecom festival, Master/Slave exhibition
Anti-picnic, M/E/M/E 2.0 exhibition
Virtueel Platform, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
You are PWNED, M/E/M/E 2.0 exhibition
WORM and PZI, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
ReneCoelho prize nominee, Poweronoff exhibition
Montevideo, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Balen festival, Electrocute exhibition
Unauthorized Access, Koala.Ru presentation
Kunstvlaai, Electrocute exhibition
Solo exhibition @ Planetart, Electrocute, RedBox
[He]art[break]hotel, exhibition in collaboration with MPC
The Overkill II, Supremedizm 1-2-3
Villa Electrique, exhibition
Machinista, web coordination
Art-Moscow 2001, Robot MG-2 exhibition
Da-Da-Net, Koala.Ru nomination
Dataj ("rotate disk")
Raw data playback station (in progress).
Remote reading of PS2 keyboard signals.
Firefox add-on which eats Google browser cookies.
Permission elevation in QWAQ environment.
Wearable video recorder. Sousveillance device.
Networkshop, IP networking demystified. Together with Julian Oliver.
OS modification, computer OS under a knife. Together with Gordan Savičić.
Data Carving, data forensics workshop @ NAPRAVI ME!, Belgrade, Serbia.
OS modding, Ubuntu OS modification workshop @ pontaodaeco, Escola de Comunicação, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Data Carving, data forensics workshop @ Networked Media, PZI, Rotterdam, Netherlands - http://vimeo.com/17929390
WhyFi, wireless hacking workshop @ digitalartlab, The Israeli Center for Digital Art, Holon, Israel.
WhyFi, wireless hacking workshop @ Networked Media, PZI, Rotterdam, Netherlands
HOTGLUE, HOTGLUE CMS workshop @ iMAL, Brussels, Belgium
WhyFi, wireless hacking workshop @ HONF, Jogjakarta, Indonesia.
Data Carving, data forensics workshop @ xxxxx, Berlin, Germany
Network [in]Security, networking workshop @ moddr_WORM, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Emanuel Andel and Andreas Muk Haider (tagr.tv):
Weise7: the incompatible laboratorium exhibition
José Luis de Vicente: Reflexionando sobre las Infraestructuras: Ingeniería Crítica
Der TagesSpiegel on Newstweek: Berliner klären über Fälschungen im Netz auf
Imperica.com on Newstweek: Newstweek: changing news
Computerworld.com on Newstweek: Hackers use hidden device to manipulate news at Wi-Fi hotspots
Daphne Dragona on Netness: Netless Dead Drops
Furtherfield.org: An Interview with Danja Vasiliev
Neural.it on Netless: Netless, turning ad-hoc networks into homebrew ubiquity
Neural.it on M/E/M/E 2.0: m/e/m/e 2.0, interactive installation parodying web 2.0