Auto Italia at Kunstvlaai, 21-25 May
16.05.2014

We’re excited to announce that Auto Italia will be participating in this year’s Kunstvlaai in Amsterdam, 21st-25th May. Developed in close collaboration with Theo Cook, Pablo Jones-Soler and Michael Oswell, Auto Italia will present a billboard-based piece, installed in the Amstelpark alongside work from over 50 artist-led initiatives from around the world. Kunstvlaai is a platform for experimental art practices;

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Ingo Niermann at opti-ME*
13.05.2014

As part of opti-ME* we’re looking for people interested in taking part in a workshop – The Artist as Material – with writer Ingo Niermann, based on his concept of self-determined drill. This focused, small workshop will take place on Saturday May 24th from 2pm onwards, where Niermann will work with the group to explore ideas and methodologies for how artists might

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GAGAVIC CALLING
09.05.2014

Now available, from us to you, a *FREE* ringtone, comprised of the auto-tuned and pitch shifted sounds of Lady Gaga and Marina Abravomic in physical and emotional turmoil. Answer your calls after a duet of despair. GAGAVIC RINGTONE iPHONE VERSION GAGAVIC RINGTONE EVERYONE ELSE VERSION The ringtone gifts a special mobile-momento re-edit of DJ and producer Pierre LX‘s future-Muzak commission

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In the Memewhile – Justin Jaeckle at opti-ME*
07.05.2014

Join us for – In the Memewhile – as Justin Jaeckle leads the next stage of our project – opti-ME* – with an evening of high performance [anxiety] and socialised futures. On Saturday 10th May we’re opening our doors for a take over by a syndicate of participants to explore the #MEMEWHILE with early evening meditative vibes, pizza and live streaming

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Special Service: open call / spring 14 Premiere
26.04.2014

open call / spring 14 PREMIERE / TALKSHOW open call / spring 14 is an intimate talkshow brought to you by Special Service with Preston Chaunsumlit and Christopher Kulendran Thomas, hosted by Britta Thie. The event includes a premiere of the first Special Service casting tapes produced during their residency at Auto Italia as part of opti-ME*. Special Service have

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open call / spring 14 - Special Service at opti-ME*
22.04.2014

Our next project – opti-ME* – will be launched with an invitation to participate in Special Service’s open call / spring 14 – a casting for the Berlin-based modeling agency’s new commercial. We’re inviting individuals aged 16 and over interested in being involved with the commission launching opti-ME* to attend a casting conducted by Special Service for open call / spring 14

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Auto Italia LIVE featured in Maeve Connollys "TV Museum"
17.04.2014

We’re very excited to be featured in TV Museum – contemporary art and the age of television. In her new book, Maeve Connolly takes the complex and shifting relationship between television and contemporary art as the subject – charting the changing status of television as a cultural form, object of critique, and site of artistic invention. Tracking the history of

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Llocs Communs: RWBA in Barcelona
04.03.2014

We’re excited to share some images of a new presentation of Recent Work by Artists as part of Llocs Comuns at Can Felipa in Barcelona. The RWBA installation – commissioned by Auto Italia in collaboration with Tim Ivison & Julia Tcharfas, Rachel Pimm and George Moustakas – is at the entrance of the exhibition space, welcoming visitors and providing them

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RWBA Online Residency: George Moustakas
04.02.2014

Tim Ivison’s ‘The Aesthetics of Productivity: An Acoustic Ecology’ residency has come to an end – take a look back at great office mixes themed around distraction, labour and ambition, with guest contributions from Nathan Budzinski and ♨ DJ Crying. George Moustakas’ RWBA residency STARTS TODAY!! Head over to the RWBA blog to download your Free HD MacBook Pro Wallpaper by

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RWBA at Can Felipa, Barcelona
21.01.2014

We’re excited to announce that Recent Work by Artists, a co-working exercise commissioned by Auto Italia in collaboration with Tim Ivison & Julia Tcharfas, George Moustakas and Rachel Pimm, will be part of Llocs comuns curated by Sabel Gavaldon at Can Felipa Arts Visual, Barcelona. Recent Work by Artists took place at our Kings Cross site from July-September 2013.  

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