Opening of Malware: Symptoms of Viral Infection, an exhibition about the history and evolution of the computer virus. The opening programme includes a lecture by Finnish media researcher Jussi Parikka starting at 19:00 followed by a festive opening toast and an introduction to the exhibition by the curators at 21:15.
19:00 – 21:00 lecture by Jussi Parrika (writer, media theorist and professor at Winchester School of Art), author of Digital Contagions: A Media Archaeology of Computer Viruses. The working title of his presentation is "Malware as Operational Art: On the If/Then of Geopolitical Weapons".
With a response by Svitlana Matviyenko, co-author of Cyberwar and Revolution. Modererated by Marina Otero Verzier
+/- 21:15 Festive toast and short intro to Malware by the curators Bas van de Poel and Marina Otero Verzier, followed by a visit to the exhibition on the third floor.
18:00-19:30 Thursday Bite
19:30-21:00 Fantasies On How To Strike
The museum is free of charge from 17:00-21:00
Het Nieuwe Instituut
3015 CB Rotterdam