This Friday Alphaville will kick off at venues across London, featuring the work of musicians and artists including Matthew Dear, Pantha Du Prince, and Aaron Koblin.

The event features the first symposium, which brings together a panel of influential creatives, thinkers and digital professionals to debate a series of topics such as the humanisation of digital technology, augmented reality the use of public spaces, digital innovation in arts and culture, post-digital creativity and experimentation, data and social innovation, and the future of the web. 

There’s also a new Innovation Space, which features dynamic environments created with new media.

Alpha-ville 2011 Screening Programme Trailer

The events span Netil House, London Fields; Whitechapel Gallery; the V&A; Rich Mix cinema; Space Studios; XOYO; the streets of Hackney and online.

Cell concept by James Alliban and Keiichii Matsuda

Kanding Ray, Raster Noton

Teaser stills by Graphset