Ben Vickers


Ben Vickers is the chair of the thematic stream Anxious to Share.
He is a curator, writer, explorer, technologist, and luddite. Currently he is Curator of Digital at the Serpentine Galleries, Co-Director of LIMAZULU Project Space, a Near Now Fellow, and facilitator for the open-source development of unMonastery, a new civically minded social space prototyped in Matera, Italy during 2014 and now set to replicate throughout Europe. During his spare time he contributes to EdgeRyders, co-runs the nomadic talks program The Thought Menu, and hosts Open Funerals.

Ben Vickers has curated the following events / interventions for transmediale/conversationpiece:

Re-examining Global.Ports
After the Sharing Economy
Keynote Conversation: Anxious to Share
Exploring Planetary Scale Design
Making Planetary Scale Gestures
Hybrid Organizations

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