Eki.Art September 18th 2017

Cloud of Petals, 2017, Sarah Meyohas


Sarah Meyohas, born in 1991, lives and works in New York

Mathematician Norbert Wiener’s works have concluded that nature progressively disintegrates, in accordance with the second principle of thermodynamics. Humans have produced a paradoxically negative energy by receiving, storing and conveying information to compensate this natural entropy. It was named negentropy by cyberneticians. This development is characterized by an increasing level of organization. Sara Meyohas’ work ‘Cloud of Petals’ -from a performance and a film with the same name- wonderfully confirms this ‘cyber moment’. Photography of rose petals is a result of a long-lasting, meticulous effort of objectification, classification and documentation of irregular natural elements. Sarah Meyohas operates the computation of these petals and offers to establish the computer code of the rose and, by extension, of desire itself.

Events June 7th 2017

DataCity Summit in Paris

DataCity is an open innovation program created by NUMA in partnership with the City of Paris, Ekimetrics is associated with this program as an expert in Data Science. A part of Ekimetrics’ team went to the Paris’ town hall on Tuesday 6th June, in order to attend the DataCity Paris‘ conference on the occasion of which, 10 innovated solutions for the city and its citizens, were presented.