Our bodies are microbial chimeras, symbiotic beings that co-evolve, co-become, and co-heal with. #Re-designing Infrastructures
Ottonie von Roeder wonders about the obsolescence of human labour, our participation in technological progress, why the abolition of labour can give us more freedom to work and how targeted financial investment could accelerate a post-labour future. She presents the process and output of her collaboration project with Baltan Laboratories and the Eindhoven-based accountancy firm Joanknecht – a chatbot that helps you to decide how to invest your money in order to speed up the automation of your own job. You can have a chat with it at this link: isabot.pythonanywhere.com
Ottonie von Roeder is a designer working in the field of critical and social design, design research and education. She applies speculation and playfulness to question existing socio-political systems.