iMAL

30 Quai des Charbonnages
Koolmijnenkaai, 1080 Brussels
Art Center for Digital Cultures & Technology

Vernissage: Swipe Right! Data, Dating, Desire

Introduction

By bringing together the work of several international and Belgian artists, the exhibition SWIPE RIGHT! Data, Dating, Desire attempts to explore new directions in contemporary romance and map the unprecedented connections between desire, emotion, technology, and economy in the post-pandemic world. 

This two-day opening on October 22nd and 23rd will feature performances, artist talks and will mark the launch of Data Dating: Love, Technology, Desire, a publication by Ania Malinowska and Valentina Peri.

Data Dating: Love, Technology, Desire is a collection of ten academic essays accompanied by works of media art that provide a comprehensive insight into the construction of love and its practices in the time of digitally mediated relationships.

Programme

A more in detailed programme per day will be available soon.

The covid-measures as valid at the date of the opening will be applied.