The Revenge of the Real
A special project by Strelka Mag and The Terraforming.
What Social Media Activity Reveals about Russians under Lockdown
Strelka KB analysts studied data from 16 major Russian cities.
Governing Simulations: Intro to Necroeconomics
Pandemic, climate crisis, and the financialization of death
New Urban Conditions
A curated series of essays and projects that navigates the complex new realities shaped by emerging technologies.
New Public Space in the City with Eyes
A critical reflection on the complex—and at times controversial—relationship between the city and new urban technologies
Empathy for the Machine: Inside Lawrence Lek’s Virtual Worlds
Using the medium of game design, artist and filmmaker Lawrence Lek explores the nature of intelligence and ethics of the non-human
The Tragic Omissions of Governance by Curve
This year may see a populist backlash against the role of simulations and big data in policy. But the failures of governance by curve in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic must not repeat in the case of climate crisis mitigation.
Anatomy of a Trojan Horse
The first global pandemic in the age of social media reveals the role of information in regulating planetary metabolism.
Labor after the Pandemic: Will We Still Work Eight Hours?
How can unemployment protect us from viruses?
07.05, Speculative Futures
Superior Forms of Corruption: Xenofeminist Ways of Building a World from Scraps
Revising the split between the natural and the artificial, xenofeminism offers ways of constructing a viable future from former spaces of violence and inhibition.
Franco ‘Bifo’ Berardi: Pandemic and the Reset of the Global Machine
The 2020 pandemic has reactivated the future as a space of possibility.
Face Masks and Politics of Vulnerability
Notes on cultural meanings of clothing and their potential to open up new horizons of political imagination.
Quarantinology: Hyperfunctional Logics for the Locked-Down City
What will cities look like in the aftermath of Covid-19?
ArchDaily and Strelka Mag Launch a Joint Section
Publish your architectural project.
The Revenge of the Real: Open Call
Submit your proposal by April 30.
18 Lessons of Quarantine Urbanism
Benjamin Bratton on the world after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Media Theory for the Terraforming by Jussi Parikka
An interview with media theorist Jussi Parikka.
Amerikanizm: Russian Architecture and Ideal Images of the New World
A look at the fantasies of Amerikanizm born in the paradoxical relationship between the USSR and the United States.
Strelka Mag becomes an official partner of Dezeen Awards 2020
Entries for this year’s Dezeen Awards are open until June 9.