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a-m-b-e_r

We are happy to inform you about the establishment of a-m-b-e_r. a-m-b-e_r is the new association founded by artists and researchers working in the field of art and technology in Istanbul. Founders of a-m-b-e_r include some of the organizers of TECHNE'06. More information can be found at http://www.a-m-b-e-r.org. a-m-b-e_r is an Istanbul based initiative that aims to explore artistic forms of expression at the conjunction of the body and the digital process. It was founded in 2007 as an as...

Realtà virtuale per i Beni Culturali

Due pomeriggi di approfondimenti sulla realtà virtuale per i Beni Culturali. Incontro con Pietro Giovanni Guzzo, Soprintendente Archeologo di Pompei Ercolano Stabia, che presenterà gli atti della giornata di studi internazionale "Ut natura ars. Virtual Reality e archeologia", tenutasi a Bologna nel 2002. Incontro con Kim H. Veltman, Direttore Scientifico del VMMI, Virtual Maastricht McLuhan Institute, nel corso del quale vedremo quali sono le nuove tendenze delle tecnologie digitali, e quali imp...

ARSCHE.NET

ARSCHE.NET - new audio-video website New audio-video website online: http://www.arsche.net/index.html Extensive attention given to the electro-acoustic work 'stalagmieten' (a.k.a. 'stalagmites'...) http://www.arsche.net/eng/SMIET2.html Besides that, there is also a new video-work online: http://www.arsche.net/eng/BorWEB4.html Lastly some thoughts about the (possible) way one can perceive time: http://www.arsche.net/eng/Time.html Arie van Schutterhoef http://www.arsche.net/...

Scrittura Mutante

L’Osservatorio Scrittura Mutante della Biblioteca Multimediale della Città di Settimo Torinese prosegue e amplia la sua ricognizione sulle nuove forme di espressività e creatività digitale, in particolare quelle connesse alla lettura e alla scrittura. L'appuntamento alla Fiera del Libro sarà l'occasione per premiare il Concorso Scrittura Mutante, quarta edizione, un'iniziativa che da anni agisce come sonda per la rilevazione delle nuove tendenze multimediali e per presentare l'esperienza del lab...

La città delle donne. Alice o della città immaginata

Assessorato alle Pari opportunità Comune di Cremona La città delle donne. Alice o della città immaginata Incontro giovedì 10 maggio Teatro Monteverdi Via Dante, 149 dalle 20.30 ATTO III: La Regina di Cuori “L’aceto inacidisce, la camomilla rende amari... e... lo zucchero d’orzo e le cose dello stesso tipo rendono i bambini amabili e gentili. I grandi dovrebbero saperlo: non starebbero più a lesinarci i dolci.” L. Carroll dalle 21 incontro Città in metamorfosi Sand...

M/C Journal – adapt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - 7 May 2007 M/C - Media and Culture is proud to present issue one in volume ten of M/C Journal http://journal.media-culture.org.au/ 'adapt' - Edited by Patrick West and Jeannette Delamoir 'Adapt' immediately suggests the artistic notion of adaptation: reworking a work of art across the boundaries of media, audience, and context of presentation. But once shaken loose from its attachment to this narrowly artistic formulation of adaptation, adapt seems to struct...

Digimag Issue 24 Maggio 2007

E' online la nuova issue di Maggio di DigiMag, mensile online di cultura elettronica e arti digitali del progetto Digicult: INTERVIEWS: WARREN NEIDICH, CRISTOPHE BRUNO, 99 ROOMS, VVVV, OSVALDO CAVANDOLI, ANDREA BROGI, CORPICRUDI, OMAGGIO AD ALBERTO GRIFI FEATURING: SONAR 2007, ART TECH MEDIA, ELEKTRA 8, FUTURESONIC, DEAF 2007, INTERACTIVA 07, JOAN JONAS THEMES: BRAIN DRAIN, DIGITAL ART MARKET COVER: ARIANNA D'ANGELICA DIGIMAG e' un magazine elettronico con p...

Dance in May, Move Me!

VideoChannel - video art project environments http://videochannel.newmediafest.org launches another series of bi-monthly shows featuring news aspects how artists deal with movement. These series, curated by Agricola de Cologne spotlight in the 1st edition, entitled: Move Me! following five film/video artists Norbert Attard (Malta), Pier Giorgio de Pinto (Italy), Daniel Iturrizaga (Peru), Tom de Pekin (France), i2off.org+r3nder.net (Argentina) http://videochannel.newmediafest.org/blog/?p...

No Border Camp in Ukraine

The camp will take place from the 11th to the 20th of August 2007 in the main region of transit and labor migration in Ukraine: Transcarpathia. The eastward expansion of the European Union has resulted in moving the walls of "Fortress Europe" to the Western border of Ukraine. The Ukrainian region of Transcarpatia, of which the biggest cities are Uzhgorod and Mukachevo, has become a new borderline, with increasing militarization and major concentration of detention camps for refugees from the ...

Mechanical Universe

Boston Cyberarts Festival 2007 a collaborative, interactive installation, incorporating sound and kinetic elements, by the Italian artist Rudi Punzo and the American artist Mary Sherman. By appointment April 28 - May 12 Open to the Public May 5 & May 12, noon - 5pm Mechanical Universe Part 1: The Pastoral Venue: TransCultural Exchange Distillery Building 516 East Second Street, Suite 214 Boston, MA 02127 web: http://www.subsito.it

www.evacuateboston.com

It takes 154,000 breaths to evacuate Boston www.evacuateboston.com A networked running project by kanarinka. How do you measure fear in a society obsessed with security and preparedness? This Spring, kanarinka is running the entire evacuation route system in Boston, MA, and measuring its distance in breaths. While running, she amplifies and broadcasts each breath into the public space around her body. The project is an attempt to measure our post-9/11 collective fear in the individu...

Disappearing Places and Time Indefinite

Turbulence Spotlight: "Disappearing Places and Time Indefinite" by Matthew Belanger, with Marianne R. Petit http://turbulence.org/spotlight/belanger/index.html "Disappearing Places" is both an archive and collective map of places that no longer exist, at least not as they once did. Users can upload stories and images, link them to a corresponding location or street address, and tag them. They can also browse the stories and places other individuals have submitted. "Time Indefinite": We a...

Ubiquitous Media: Asian Transformations

Today media are increasingly ubiquitous: more and more people live in a world of Internet pop-ups and streaming television, mobile phone texting and video clips, MP3 players and pod-casting. The media mobility means greater connectivity via smart wireless environments in the office, the car and airport. It also offers greater possibilities for recording, storage and archiving of media content. This provides not just the potential for greater choice and flexibility in re-working content (tv progr...

Turin D@ms Review 8

E’ in rete l’ ottavo numero della “Turin D@ms Review” (all’indirizzo http://www.turindamsreview.unito.it/) che rende ragione delle attività culturali e scientifiche dei corsi di laurea (triennali e di specializzazione) afferenti all’area Dams di Torino. Accanto a interventi brevi, di carattere informativo, troverete saggi di maggiore estensione e anticipazioni di pubblicazioni in uscita. Visitatela, leggetela e scriveteci i vostri commenti e i vostri suggerimenti all’indirizzo http://ww...

Strange Culture

Don't miss Lynn Hershman Leeson's shocking new film, "Strange Culture," which documents the case of artist and professor Steven Kurtz and geneticist Robert Ferrell, accused in 2004 by the U.S. Justice Department of "bioterrorism" and currently awaiting trial. The case threatens to set dangerous precedent by eroding the boundary between civil and criminal law, and by criminalizing those who legitimately and legally criticize government policy. WATCH THE TRAILER HERE http:/...

Pulse Pool

Turbulence Commission: "Pulse Pool" by the Symbiotic Media Group http://turbulence.org/works/PulsePool/ For the first time, two cities are connected via the human pulse. From today through April 29th, during the Cambridge Science Festival and the Boston Cyberarts Festival, the MUSEUM OF SCIENCE, and NEW RADIO AND PERFORMING ARTS, Inc. present "Pulse Pool." Place a finger to your neck or wrist. Find your pulse. How does it alter your awareness of your body? Imagine if y...

Object of Desire

I've just launched a new net art project. It's built around themes and motifs born in the mid east and med rim. I'd appreciate feedback. Object of Desire is the third chapter in World of Awe—an online travelogue (worldofawe.net) that chronicles a search for lost treasure in a parallel world called Sunset/Sunrise. The project imagines a post-gender and post-national protagonist. Born from an observation that language defines borders and territory on the Internet, Object of Desire examines thes...

Goodbye Privacy – Ars Electronica 2007

A new culture of everyday life is now upon us, bracketed by the angst-inducing scenarios of seamless surveillance and the zest we bring to staging our public personas via digital media. One in which everything seems to be public and nothing's private anymore. Panopticon or consummate individual liberty? At symposia, exhibitions, performances and interventions, the 2007 Ars Electronica Festival will delve into what the public and private spheres have come to mean and the interrelationship that no...

New Media Art: The Wiki Book

I am pleased to announce that New Media Art, a book written by Mark Tribe and Reena Jana (published by Taschen in 2006) is now available online as an open-source wiki book: https://wiki.brown.edu/confluence/x/Wkg This version of the book is not meant to be a substitute or replacement for the print version, but rather an expandable and revisable online educational resource. I encourage you to take a moment to view the wiki book, which currently contains and introduction to the topic of n...

The Portable Worlds exhibition

MOBILE PHONE EXHIBITON NOW TOURING COUNTRY SA The Portable Worlds exhibition of mobile phone art will tour major SA regional centres throughout 2007 as part of Country Arts SA's visual arts touring program. Works by some of Australia's best-known media artists will be on display, reflecting on the changing shape of communication and community. Utilising the mobile phone as a creation tool and a personalised viewing space, these works explore miniatures and reflect on movement through Austr...

The Simultaneous Translator

Turbulence Commission: "The Simultaneous Translator" by John Roach and Willy Whip http://turbulence.org/Works/simtrans/ Requires Windows OS LIVE PERFORMANCE: Sunday April 15; 12:00 PM EST to 3:00 PM EST [Mac users can listen via the player of their choice] "The Simultaneous Translator" (SimTrans) is a Windows based audio interface that enables anyone to load audio streams and manipulate them in real time on the Internet. SimTrans makes the delays and fluctuations of the...

Networked Music Review

New Radio and Performing Arts, Inc./Turbulence.org is pleased to announce the launch of Networked Music Review (N_M_R): http://turbulence.org/networked_music_review N_M_R is a research blog focused on emerging networked musical explorations made possible by computers, the Internet, and mobile technologies. N_M_R gathers data about projects, performances, composers, musicians, software and hardware. It includes interviews, articles, papers and reviews. N_M_R also provides up-to-date informati...

Re-public

New online journal Re-public www.republic.gr/en> has just published the first part of its special issue "Wiki politics". The issue explores how the use of new collaborative tools (wikis, blogs, forums, mailing lists, podcasting, and videos) can transform the ways politics are practiced. Articles include: McKenzie Wark: Gamer theory for collaborative knowledge production http://www.re-public.gr/en/?p=132 An interview with the author of A Hacker's Manifesto on how wikipedia is a...

Electronic Literature Collection Volume 1

UK launch of the Electronic Literature Collection Volume 1 Thursday 17th May 2007, 6.00pm - 7.30pm (doors open at 5.30pm for drinks) at the Institute of Creative Technologies, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK (see http://www.ioctsalon.com/directions.htm for map and directions) This event is free of charge and open to the public. The first 50 audience members will receive a complimentary copy of the ELC Volume 1. The Electronic Literature Collection Volume 1 is an anthology o...

Handheld Histories as Hyper-Monuments

Turbulence Commission: "Handheld Histories as Hyper-Monuments" by Carmin Karasic, Rolf van Gelder and Rob Coshow, with special thanks to the HP mscapers team, Brett Stalbaum, and Jo Rhodes http://turbulence.org/works/HyperMonument/ Designed for HP iPAQ 6900 series smartphones, "Handheld Histories as Hyper-Monuments" uses GPS and mobile technologies to address historic bias in Boston's public monuments. The artwork gathers non-official stories to socially construct hyper-monuments that exist ...

Digimag Issue 23/04/2007

E' online la nuova issue di Aprile di DigiMag, mensile online di cultura elettronica e arti digitali del progetto Digicult: INTERVIEWS: CAE-CRITICAL ART ENSEMBLE, KLAUS OBERMAIER, ANDREAS BROECKMANN, ALEX ADRIAANSEN, CINDY KEEFER, ADDICTIVE TV, MARIE ROUSSOU, 8 BIT PEOPLES, QUAYOLA, ALEXIS BORRAS, STEFANO GULMANELLI FEATURING: SONAR 2007 MEDIA PARTNERSHIP, OPTRONICA 2007 MEDIA PARTNERSHIP, DEAF 2007, DIGITAL BARCELONA FILM FESTIVAL, GRAFFITI RESEARCH LAB, NOW, DIWO, CARDIFF-MILLER, NU...

Interview with Bruno D'Amore

Interview with Elif Ayiter

Interview with Luis Miguel Girão

Interview with Roberta Buiani

Interview with Bill Seaman

Interview with Roger Malina

Interview with Pavel Smetana

Interview with Christa Sommerer

Interview with Annick Bureaud

Interview with Leonel Moura

Interview with Nina Czegledy

Interview with Alberto Abruzzese (Italiano)

Interview with Stelarc

Interview with Derrick de Kerckhove

Interview with Margarete Jahrmann

Interview with Jaromil

Interview with Laura Beloff

Interview with Alan Shapiro