Avant-garde of early 20th century as precursor of posthumanism ?
Body as set of parts, set of relationships.
Malevich, Lissitsk, Balla, Depero, Schlemmer.
Ary Sternfeld’s ‘Cosmonautics’.
Clyne and Klines invent the ‘cyborg’.
Paul van Hoeydonck
Cybernetic man and Space Art.
Projects since 1987.
“It is time to question whether a bipedal, breathing body with binocular vision and a 1,400-cc. brain is an adequate biological form.”
three first cyborgs
military and commercial technology
posthumanism versus transhumanism