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Off Book | Hacking Art & Culture with FAT Lab | PBS

Duration: 08:39

As we become more and more engaged with the internet in every aspect of our lives, powerful questions have arisen regarding the ownership of digital media and information, the relationship between corporations, governments, and individuals online, the power of pop culture influence, and the dissolving border between the digital and physical worlds. Taking these issues head-on is The Free Art & Technology (FAT) Lab. An international group of 21 artists, hackers, thinkers, designers, developers, and entrepreneurs, FAT Lab employs art, activism, pop culture, and a wealth of knowledge about how the internet works to create projects that challenge people and institutions to think a little deeper about this new world we all live in.

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Post Date: September 14, 2011