Similarly to other war related inventions like the Zeppelins, airplanes and satellite, drones change the way we view and engage with the space around us and with one another. Two activities have been organised for the theme Drones: the installation 2014 - 1914 and the seminair Drone Salon.
The old notion of war and peace, which divided the world into two types of spaces: the war-zone, and the civic realm, has collapsed. They are no longer separated. The battlefield is set within civic space.
The Drone Salon, held on 23 May 2014 provided an overview of the challenges and opportunities of the fast-developing drone technology, both in the battlefield and in the civic realm. In this seminar, demonstrations and presentations are punctuated by conversations between.