César Escudero Andaluz is an artist focused on digital culture, interface criticism and their social and political effects. César’s research addresses issues such as dataveillance, algorithm governance, tactical interface and critical mining. His practices combine interfaces, electronics, images, interactive installations robotics with critical design, media archaeology and digital humanities.
His artworks have been shown in international electronic-art events, museums and galleries including ARS ELECTRONICA (at) / ZKM Center for Art and Media (de) / WRO, Media Art Biennale in Wroclaw (pl) / Science Gallery Detroit / HANGAR. ORG (es) / AKSIOMA Institute for Contemporary Art (svn) / DRUGO MORE (cr) / CHRONUS ART CENTER (chn). AMRO Art, hacktivism & open culture (at) / TABAKALERA International Centre for Contemporary Culture (es). NODE Forum for Digital Arts (de) / KIKK (be) / ADAF (gr).
Escudero’s work is used as practical and theoretical support on scholarly publications and journals including: APRJA stands for “A Peer-Reviewed Journal About” / Artnodes / Interface Politics International Congress. He has also presented this work in conferences such as ISEA, International Symposium on Electronic Art / RE:TRACE The 7th International Conference on the Histories of Media Art, Science and Technology / MONEYLAB#8 Minting a Fair Society. Aksioma + Institure of Network Cultures. / AMRO Art, hacktivism & open culture / POM, Politic of Machine conferences.
His artworks are discussed in numerous books by himself and others, including: The Metainterface, The Art of Platforms, Cities, and Clouds By Christian Ulrik Andersen and Søren Bro Pold, The MIT Press. / Artist Re:thinking Blockchain: Critical mining blockchain and bitcoin in contemporary / THE WORK OF ART IN THE AGE OF ITS TECHNOLOGICAL DISTRIBUTION edited by: Kairus.org / How The Arts Can Help Tangible Interaction Design: A Critical Re-Orientation, by Enrique Tomás, Interface Culture, University of Art and Design Linz, 2017. 2018
His artworks have been featured in NEURAL, Critical digital culture and media art 2013 // 2018/ 2018 / We make money not art, // CASTING SCREENS, a digital exhibition space of artistic screencasts // Unisons, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)
EL PAÍS, blog Arte y Tecnología,Archivos sobre lienzo digital. Roberta Bosco y Stefano Caldana. 2011/ 2012 /2013. Link.
Escudero is Ph.D. Candidate and Lecturer in Postmedia Practices and Journal Club in the Interface Cultures Department at the Art and Industrial Design University of Linz, Austria. He has been guest lecturer in the Digital Aesthetic Department at Aahus University, in the Visual Art and Multimedia Master at UPV University, and the National University of Colombia. He organises the annual event Sankt Interface.