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SHARE FESTIVAL 2010 – SMART MISTAKES
WEDNESDAY, 3rd NOVEMBER
Regional Museum of Natural Science, Torino
Lecture by Kim Cascone The Failure of Aesthetics
The San Franciscan musician and theorist of ‘glitch music’, that is the creative use of quality-reducing interference in sound, looks at the state of the art in digital music. Traditional aesthetics have failed, while “post-digital” aesthetics have emerged in an environment saturated with technology. Failure and error have become a new aesthetic form, revealing just how illusory our supposed control of technology is.

I suggest you to read also: https://www.academia.edu/1764776/The_aesthetics_of_failure_Post_digital_tendencies_in_contemporary_computer_music