“Nihilism stands like an extreme that cannot be gotten beyond, and yet it is the only true path of going beyond; it is the principle of a new beginning.”
– Maurice Blanchot
Synthetic Zero is a collaborative design space for radical inquiry, open dialogue, and innovative praxis. We seek adaptive responses to the various crises and unequally distributed realities of contemporary life by salvaging, repurposing and disseminating a wide range of speculative and pragmatic resources gleaned from the media wilderness.
There are many ways tolive from the ruinsof the intellectual and ecological catastrophes of advanced capitalist civilizationand here we will explore most of them.