Boris Magrini is a Swiss art historian and curator. He was curator at Duplex in Geneva, I Sotterranei dell’Arte in Monte Carasso and assistant curator at Kunsthalle Fribourg and Kunsthalle Zürich. He is editor of the Italian pages of the Swiss art journal Kunstbulletin and he regularly publishes on contemporary art and media art in magazines, books and exhibition catalogues. Some of his recent publications include: «Hackteria: An Example of Neomodern Activism» (Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Vol. 20 Issue 1, 2014) and «Beyond Mere Tools», in Political Interventions, Edition Digital Culture 1, (Christoph Merian Verlag and Migros-Kulturprozent, 2014).
2015 / 201505 / Additional program contextualizing and expanding the discourse of the exhibition Spooky Action at a Distance. Artes Mechanicae & Witch's Cradle / Lecture
Boris Magrini: Being immortal, again
Rayelle Niemann: Syria's uprising on-line
perspectives on the massive quantity of imagery, on ethics, icons, and narrations, methodology of archiving and memorising
Boris Magrini, Rayelle Niemann
Hackteria / Lecture
A critical perspective on bio-art between tactical media and artistic playground