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The Limitations That Set Us Free

A conversation on February 14

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Absurd Intelligence

Watch as 2020 MAXMACHINA artist Grayson Earle, explores the mysteries of some everyday code challenges in his new two-part series Abusurd Intelligence. 

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Read Subtitles

MAX brings you the English-language premiere of Onur Karaoglu and Kathryn Hamilton’s episodic hybrid video/performance work, Read Subtitles Aloud

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