Wassim Z. Alsindi (DE/UK)
S+T+ARTS Recidency – Repairing the Present (Resident)
Wassim is the founder and host of the 0x Salon, which conducts experiments in post-disciplinary collective knowledge practices. Wassim specialises in conceptual design and the philosophy of peer-to-peer systems, on which he writes, speaks, and consults regularly. He writes an editorial column at the MIT Computational Law Report, and he co-founded MIT’s Cryptoeconomic Systems journal and conference series. Wassim has curated arts festivals, led a sculptural engineering laboratory and published experimental music, improvisatory theatre, poetry, and speculative scripture. Building upon research specialisations in the natural sciences, Wassim holds a Ph.D. in ultrafast supramolecular photophysics from the University of Nottingham.