24 Hour Host, 2018
Lauren McCarty

Performance Project
24 Hour

Zorlu PSM, 2018

Performer: Leman S. Darıcıoğlu

Digilogue Summit – Future Tellers’18, which took place in Zorlu PSM on 19 – 20 October, hosted a performance project, named 24H HOST which was presented for the first time by the new media artist Lauren McCarthy at the Sundance Film Festival. The performance to was held in collaboration with Performistanbul is presented by the performance artist Leman S. Darıcıoğlu, who acted under the direction of artificial intelligence in the home atmosphere area to be created at Digilogue Space in Zorlu PSM. On Friday, October 19 at 20.00, the 24-hour meeting leaded the performance artist to an appropriate welcome and dialogue by conducting a profile analysis of the participants’ social media sharings.
Digilogue Summit-Future Tellers’18, which Digilogue organizes every year by Zorlu Holding and Zorlu PSM, focuses on open and closed uses of data, creativity, knowledge and algorithms will take place in Zorlu PSM on October 19-20. In this context, on Friday, October 19, the 24 Hour Host event hosted artificial intelligence and people together. In the centre of questions such as “What will be the role of people in a world centered on artificial intelligence?“ and “When the algorithms begin to optimize each interaction and appearance of living things, can the last role that has been left to humans reveal emotional conflicts in artificial intelligence systems?” 24H HOST project describes a 24-hour communication and interaction between human-artificial intelligence implemented by the performance artist and determined by the directives given by the software.
In 24H HOST project; a new guest is taken in 10 minutes intervals. Maximum 8 guests stay in the activity area for half an hour at the same time. Profile analysis of the participants through social media sharings; The directives to be given to the performance artist are determined and the dialogues are carried out through these directives. The artist, Lauren McCarthy, creates the opportunity to observe the collaboration between human and artificial intelligence and their possible roles in the future with the 24-hour simulation she creates in the project.

Collabration with Digilogue and Performistanbul