Are artists better at predicting the future than scientists or policy-makers? Can more collaboration between art and technology help prepare societies for the future in an age of massive and rapid technological change? Those were some of questions being considered over the past few days at the Salzburg Global Seminar in Austria – at a session which brought together artists, technologists and decision-makers. Bethany Bell has this report:
Artist Amy Karle was Interviewed while participating fellow at Salzburg Global Seminar.
Originally broadcast on the BBC World Service on 26 February 2018 on the Newsday Program.
Also at https://soundcloud.com/bethany-bell-7/the-shock-of-the-new-report-for-bbc-world-service
Photo Credit: Salzburg Global Seminar / Herman Seidl