Benjamin Gaulon

Since 2003, Benjamin Gaulon, has been an artist, researcher and educator. He has previously released work under the name “Recyclism”. His research focuses on the limits and failures of information and communication technologies; planned obsolescence, consumerism and disposable society; ownership and privacy; through the exploration of détournement, hacking and recycling. His projects can be softwares, installations, pieces of hardware, web based projects, interactive works, street art interventions and are, when applicable, open source.

He is currently Director of NØ, a non profit organisation whose mission is to support and promote emerging art and design research and practices that address the social and environmental impacts of information and communication technologies, in France and beyond. He is the CEO of IoDT (the Internet of Things Institute) and organiser of NØ SCHOOL NEVERS 2019.