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Finance and Society, Vol 2, No 2, 2016. Special Issue on Art and Finance
edited by Suhail Malik and Gerald Nestler
download INTRODUCTION >>

Making of Finance
edited by Armin Avanessian und Gerald Nestler.
MERVE Verlag, Berlin, 2015.
download INTRODUCTION >> (in German)

Das ABC der Finanzwelt
OE1 Radiokolleg
. link to archive >>

Radiokolleg zum Mitreden: Die Macht der Prognosen. Lässt sich die Zukunft berechnen?
Sept 22, 2015
audio >> (in German)

ISEA2015. 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art
Vancouver, Aug 14-19, 2015
program >>

RENEGADES TRAITORS EDUCATORS. über Überläufer und Whistleblower
In the framework of the exhibition Utopian Pulse - Flares In The Darkroom
Aproject byInes Doujak and Oliver Ressler
Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, July 14, 2015 >>

On the Cultures of High-Frequency Trading, and their Regulations
International Workshop at the University of Konstanz, June 22-23, 2015.
With Christian Borch, Nathan Coombs, Ann-Christine Lange, Karin Knorr Cetina,
Alexander Laumonier, Marc Lenglet, Donald MacKenzie, Yuval Millo,
Gerald Nestler, Juan Pablo Pardo-Guerra, Alex Preda, Robert Seyfert.

international symposium organized by esap – escolar superior artistica de porto
Serralves Museum, Porto, Oct 26, 2014

technopolitics salon@ViennaOpen 14
Festival für Open Design, Postdigital Strategies and Open Society
Oct 18, 2014

Paris Market Seminar
organised by philosopher Jon Roffe hosted by ITO33
Paris, June 30-July 1, 2014

Quantitative Easing (for the street)
Opening address for a public art project by Axel Stockburger
curated by Muntean&Rosenblum, commissioned by kör-Kunst im öffentlichen Raum
Vienna, May 27, 2014

Banking in Crisis. The Functions and Relevance of Financial Institutes
Ö1 Radiokolleg feature by Gerhard Pretting, 2014

Artistic Research on Algorithmic Finance
Technopolitics Workshop, Vienna, Deb 27, 2014

"Mayhem in Mahwah: The Case of the Flash Crash; or, Forensic Re-performance in Deep Time", 2013-14 >>
published in: FORENSIS. The Architecture of Public Truth by Forensic Architecture (Sternberg Press, Berlin, 2014)
in conjuction with the exhibition FORENSIS, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, curated by Anselm Franke and Eyal Weizmann, March-May 2014
work presented: Countering Capitulation. From Automated Participation to Renegade Solidarity, High-frequency trading and the forensic analysis of the Flash Crash, May 6, 2010, text, images and single channel video (11:25 min.), 2013-14.

Keynote Skewd Entrails. The Non-Space of Money or the Pseudo-Common Oracle of Risk Production
Paratactic Commons conference, amber'12 Art and Technology Festival
, Istanbul, Nov. 2012 >>
The 2012 festival catalogue can be found here >>

Building Ruins, in: The New City Reader, Issue 9: Legal
Published as part of the The Last Newspaper exhibition, New Museum, New York >>
Issue 9 was a collection of text contributions by members of
the Centre for Research Architecture, Goldsmiths College London.

A Scopic Mode of World Production.
Derivative money, technological capitalism and a recourse on artistic research
Text for the Conflict & Negotiations Seminar, Centre of Research Archtecture,
Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths, University of London

Wirtschaft und Kunst (Economy and Art)
edited by Dieter Buchhart and Gerald Nestler >>


Kunst und Wirtschaft (Art and Economy)
edited by Dieter Buchhart and Gerald Nestler >>

Interview by Franz Thalmair with Sylvia Eckermann and Gerald Nestler
for the online-issue of the Austrian newspaper Der Standard >>

Interview by Dieter Buchhart, Kunstforum International 197, June 2009.
German version see here

My text Derivative Narrative appeared as editorial article in:
A catalogue pubished by on the occasion of the re.sonance festival 2007, Vienna
ISBN 978-3-200-01086-4

text version with illustrations for download. Available in German only >>

English Version published in my book (from page 133):
Yx  fluid taxonomies - enlitened elevation - voided dimensions - human derivatives - vibrations in hyperreal econociety

Review of the publication
Yx  fluid taxonomies/enlitened elevation/voided dimensions/human derivatives/vibrations in hyperreal econociety
by Lucas Gehrmann for EIKON Magazine for Photography and Media Art, No 60, 2007

Some links to blogs, magazines and webpages that featured "plastic trade-off":
wmma,, information aesthetics, Database of Virtual Art, FigMento

plastic trade-off >>
Doris Rothauer, Katalog "", Museum Arbeitswelt Steyr, 2006 (german/english)

Gerald Nestler on "plastic trade-off" (german/english)