Saemundur Thor Helgason is an Icelandic artist based in London. He is a co-founder of HARD-CORE, an Amsterdam and London based art organization, developing algorithmic curatorial methods since 2011, Cosmos Carl, an online platform that only hosts hyperlinks provided by artists and curators and co-founder of ‘Chinese European College for Accreditation (C.E.C.A. International)’. Recent exhibitions and events that Helgason has taken part in include; ‘Cloud dating in the age of (un)controlled precipitation’, vokai.io, Lithuania, (2017), ‘SuperFetish S/S’, Goethe Institut, Beijing, China (2016), ‘Not in the Berlin Biennale’, 9th Berlin Biennale (2016), ‘ÁVÖXTUN %’ Rate of Return (2016) at Reykjavik Art Museum, Iceland, ‘CO-WORKERS – Network as Artist’ at Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France (2015), ‘Vanity Fair | Demo Mode’ with Leslie Kulesh at Project Native Informant, London (2015). ∼ Helgason currently teaches the course ‘Documentation & Online Presence’ at the fine art department at Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam (with HARD-CORE).