Sputniko!’s new iPhone cases, bags, and T-shrits are now on sale.
The design printed is a collaboration with London designer, Chrissie Abott.
Buy them here!
Sputniko!’s work, “Nanohana Heels – Healing Fukushima” was awarded a honorary mentions in Hybrid Art category of the Prix Ars Electronica 2013.
Prix Ars Electronica is a international media art competition held in Austria.
Sputniko! (b.1985, British/Japanese) creates machines, films and music exploring the intersections of technology, feminism and pop culture. Her narrative works are produced via research investigation with scientists and specialists to critically investigate a possible future of human and technology. In 2010, after her graduation from Royal College of Art, Sputniko!’s works were exhibited at the Contemporary Museum of Art, Tokyo. In 2011, she has also exhibited her works at the ‘Talk to Me’ exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Sputniko! and a traditional performance art critic, Hisafumi Iwashita talked about “How to love Traditional Performance Art” on Japanese fashion magazine “Numero TOKYO”.info
UPDATED BY： ANDREW SAITO
Sputniko! did the MC of the ceremony of “LOUIS VUITTON x THE END PREMIERE” reception party held in Tokyo. The Vocaloid Opera, “The End” is a opera which a 2D character called Hatsune Miku acts the whole scenario.The music is done by Keiichiro Shibuya and Miku’s dress was designed (…)
Sputniko! started writing monthly serial essay 【Art Loves Science!】 on web site of JAPAN FOUNDATION called Wochi Kochi Magazine.
Sputniko! will appear in Flipboard’s first talk event in Japan.
Date：2013 April 11th 20.00～21.00（19:30～ Doors Open）
Venue: Daikanyama Tsutaya, 1st floor.
【HANAKO】Sputniko! has a 4-page feature with photographs in Japanese magazine Hanako’s “Our Digital Life” Special Issue. info
【VICE X INTEL “THE CREATORS PROJECT”】Sputniko! was interviewed on The Creators Project blog. info
【VICE JAPAN】Sputniko! (…)
【NYLON】Released 2/28. Sputniko! was interviewed and featured as a model on Japanese Fashion Magazine “NYLON”info
【RECRUIT】Sputniko! was interviewed about “Jobs” on a japanese website called “Recruit Navigation”info
【AERA】Released 2/4. Sputniko!’s 5-page feature article titled “Contemporary Icon” was published in “Aera”.
【NUMERO 64】Released 1/28. Sputniko!’s interview and latest project “Nanohana Heels” was featured on Japanese Fashion Magazine “NUMERO”. (…)
Sputniko! will participate in this competition as a special examiner. Students will present their application which they planned by themselves.(Updated by Andrew)
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Adachi Hip Hop Project aired on Spaceshower TV.
The documentary film from Sputniko!’s community art project “ADACHI HIPHOP PROJECT & BUSTOUR” will air on Spaceshower TV on 1/29 between 23:00 – 24:00 (Japan time). Sputniko! (…)
“Menstruation Machine – Takashi’s Take” will be aired on BBC TWO “The
Culture Show” at 10pm on BBC2 30th January
Tom Dyckhoff presents this design themed edition of the Culture Show,
which examines the latest ‘hacking’ craze – where online (…)
Sputniko! will participate in the exhibition, “Anonymous Life” at NTT InterCommunication Center［ICC］.
She will show ＜Healing Fukushima (Nanohana Heels)＞＜Crowbot Jenny＞＜Menstruation Machine – Takashi’s Take＞ at the venue.Please check it out! (…)
Sputniko! will be on J-WAVE Radio’s “Power Your Morning” Program on December 31, January 2 & January 3 from 6.30am.
You can get the podcast here.
(Updated by Andrew)