IAN CHENG @ MoMA PS1, New York
APR 09 – SEP 25, 2017
Ian Cheng
MoMA PS1, New York
April 9 – September 25, 2017

MoMA PS1 presents Ian Cheng’s (b. 1984) first US museum solo presentation, featuring the artist’s complete Emissary trilogy (2015–17), a series of three live simulations dedicated to the history of cognitive evolution. Using an engine for developing video games, Emissary is made up of open-ended animations with no fixed outcome or narrative—a format Cheng calls "live simulation." These works ask us to imagine technology not as a subordinate reflection of our own minds, but as a tool to model a non-anthropomorphic vision of history and consciousness. The trilogy was recently acquired by The Museum of Modern Art.
Ian Cheng, Forking at Perfection - ISBN 978-3-03764-471-3
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