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Spinal Rhythms

The art work 'Spinal Rhythms' presents a solution on how to bridge the gap between digital and robotic artificial life art. It introduces the shaping power of evolutionary systems - widely employed in digital artificial life - into a real-world setup full of complex dynamics and unpredictable conditions. 'Spinal Rhythms' investigates the qualities and dynamics of physical movement performed by inanimate shapes. Abstract stick-creature are actuated by elastic shape memory alloy springs and per...

Rhizome 2007-08 Commissions Announcement

Rhizome is pleased to announce increased funding for its Commissions Program. This year, eleven emerging artists/ collectives have been awarded commissions, for a total of $23,000, in support of new works of Internet-based art. The commissioned works will be presented on Rhizome.org and at the New Museum of Contemporary Art, as well as archived in Rhizome's online archive, the ArtBase.

vague terrain 07: sample culture

announcing the launch of vague terrain 07: sample culture The latest edition of the Toronto based digital arts quarterly vagueterrain.net is now live. The issue, vague terrain 07: sample culture is a provocative exploration of contemporary sampling of sound, image and information. This body of work examines the remix as a critical practice while addressing broader issues of ownership and intellectual property. Vague terrain 07: sample culture contains work from: brad collard, christian mar...

Fata Morgana. Quadrimestrale di cinema e visioni

[ITA] E' uscito il n. 1 di “Fata Morgana. Quadrimestrale di cinema e visioni". La rivista, a carattere monografico, dopo il numero 0 dedicato al tema "Bíos", ha consacrato il primo numero a "Mondo". Il fascicolo è aperto da una lunga conversazione con il filosofo francese Jean-Luc Nancy. Per ulteriori informazioni è possibile consultare il sito http://fatamorgana.unical.it [ENG] The new number of "Fata Morgana" (# 1) has just been published. The previous issue (# 0) of this monographic four-...

SaveNetRadio Coalition

The future of Internet radio is in immediate danger. Royalty rates for webcasters have been drastically increased by a recent ruling and are due to go into effect on July 15 (retroactive to Jan 1, 2006!). go to: http://www.savenetradio.org/ and sign on "international users" if you aren't a usa citizen susana mendes silva www.susanamendessilva.com arslonga@netcabo.pt http://www.savenetradio.org/

The Darwin Summer Symposium 2007

The curator for our '07 symposium is Paul Brown. Paul is an artist and writer who has specialised in art,science & technology for almost 40 years. His computer-generated artwork has been exhibited internationally since 1967 and is currently on show in Europe, Russia, the USA and Australia. He is currently chair of the Computer Arts Society, a British Computer Society specialist group and is visiting professor in art and technology at the University of Sussex.

Turin D@ms Review n.10

E’ in rete il decimo 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://w...

Dubious Views

Dubious Views is an online exhibition funded by the Virtual Museum Project of Canada, and produced by Gallery TPW. Dubious Views interrogates institutional representations in tourism, surveillance, and mapping, and is divided into two halves: "Subversive Souvenirs" and "Subversive Cartography". Curators: Michelle Kasprzak, Michael Alstad, Shawn Micallef Artists include: David Rokeby, Surveillance Camera Players, Michelle Teran, Proboscis, Sylvia Grace Borda, Janet Cardiff, Eugene Atget, Ni...


English at the bottom Bonjour, J'ai le plaisir de vous proposer mon nouveau projet artistique: L'interlligence. L'interlligence est un nouveau média qui expérimente les questions posées par l'intelligence collective appliquée à cet immense espace de liaisons qu'offre le réseau internet. L'interlligence est une forme de système nerveux du réseau qui crée des liens entre des personnes qui ne se connaissent à priori pas, via l'outil le plus classique du réseau : l'e-mail ! L'interlli...

VERSCH festival 2007/2008

Call for projects VERSCH festival 2007/2008 VERSCH is a small festival for innovating media art, electronic music and cross-over. A showcase of installations, performance, live cinema VJ-ing, live music, DJ-ing and cross-over is organized once per two months at the Night theatre Sugar Factory in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. More information at www.versch.org. The synergy between image and sound in installation or performance form is one of the characteristics of the (audio-visual) projects....

Disrupting Narratives

This international symposium brings together some of the world's leading media artists, theorists and researchers to explore real-time interaction in electronic media. Over the last few years network theories have started to shape our thinking about social and cultural issues. This event seeks out artistic strategies and art forms that engage with these ideas. Contributors include: Mark Amerika, Alexander R. Galloway, Andrea Zapp, Kelli Dipple, Kate Rich and Paul Sermon.

alt.SPACE Festival 2007

alt.SPACE Network of Artist Research Groups > alt.SPACE Festival 2007 The Radical & The Revolutionary It is time for the third annual alt.SPACE Festival. This time it will take the form of a month-long peripatetic symposium, criss-crossing the urban wilderness that is London in a variety of ways, through a variety of means and involving a variety of events and activities ranging from dinner parties, picnics and informal walks, to project presentations and discussions, to more theoretical pap...


SWITCH: The online New Media Art Journal of the CADRE Laboratory for New Media at San Jose State University http://switch.sjsu.edu switch@cadre.sjsu.edu SWITCH, The online New Media Art Journal of the CADRE Laboratory for New Media at San Jose State University is pleased to announce the launch of Issue 23: FUNCTION // BORDER // DYSFUNCTION. After a brief hiatus, the new issue of Switch has emerged. After 2 solid years of work leading up to ISEA2006 and the ZeroOne Festival, CADRE and S...

SPAM as an art form

As in previous years, one of Sonar's exhibition areas is once again set aside exclusively for displaying the latest developments in digital art. Located on the 1st floor of the Centre de Cultura Contemporànea, this year's exhibition focuses on SPAM, one of the most common and undesirable elements on the net. In this selection of works curated by Alessandro Ludovico, the unwanted information that we delete every morning without a second thought becomes an artistic device used by artists to explor...

Kapital For Kids

Share it with your kids and kids at heart! Kapital For Kids Finishing School with Jason Plapp and Joel Heflin Kapital for Kids is an online game environment for children and their parents parodying the various relationships between children's media entertainment, education, and capitalism. http://www.kapitalforkids.net

ephemera “Immaterial and affective labor: explored”

The new issue (7.1) of ephemera: theory & politics in organization, entitled "immaterial and affective labor: explored," has just been published at http://www.ephemeraweb.org. This latest special issue offers a critical engagement with the conceptual and political territory animated by the deployment of such ideas in the work of Hardt, Negri, Lazzarato, Virno and others, and follows previous explorations of class composition and politics in ephemera (for instance in the issues on 'the theory of ...

Digital Art Curation and Practice: Aesthetics, Participation, Diversity

Digital Art Curation and Practice: Aesthetics, Participation, Diversity is a new resource available free online from AHDS Performing Arts. The 2 year Digital Art Curation & Practice project set out to examine, through case studies, 'transitional' activities where galleries are expanding their events to include digital media. The project questioned existing definitions surrounding exhibit, event and performance in order to understand the potential for the future development of digital arts...


Initiated by Robert Labossiere, Blogumenta is a response to the confluence of super-sized art events taking place in Europe at the moment: the Venice Biennale, the Muenster Sculpture Project, Art Basel, and of course, Documenta. I call it a response, but Blogumenta is more than that - it is a different kind of art event entirely. It has no physical gallery to visit, but there is an image repository on the website and in Facebook, one of the most popular social networking websites. It has no c...

Hz #10

Hz #10 presents [Articles] OPEN SYSTEMS: A PERSPCTIVE ON THE DUTCH ELECTRONIC ARTS FESTIVAL 07 by laurie halsey brown Intra-disciplinary hybrid practioner laurie hasely brown reports from 'Interact or Die!' the eighth edition of the Dutch Electronic Art Festival by V2, the Institute for the Unstable Media in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. INTERVIEW WITH ART CLAY, ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF ZURICH'S DAW07 by Rachael Watts Art Clay, artistic director of the Digital Art Weeks organised by the S...

Today is OK

1 luglio 2007 on paper Today is OK una pubblicazione Xing 2007 è' in uscita una raccolta di interventi di artisti, critici, osservatori e teorici sui temi che hanno attraversato la 7a edizione di F.I.S.Co. festival internazionale sullo spettacolo contemporaneo (bologna/modena aprile 07). contributi di: fabio acca, lucia amara, john baldessari, brynjar bandlien marco berrettini/*melk prod, gaetano cammarota, camilla candida donzella, romeo castellucci, meg cranston, cristina demaria, ...

BLOG- Collective Exhibition On WebLog Narratives

Galería Candela - 110 San Sebastián, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico Opening – June 21, 2007 from 7:00pm Contact: 787-246-0333/787-685-6512 (Mariel Álvarez) www.repuesto.wetpaint.com www.galeriacandela.com BLOG is a collective exhibition where narrative is reinterpreted. Twenty artists take part in the creation of pieces that allude to the statement of a list of events like in a logbook. On June 21 2007 from 7:00pm Galería Candela, Old San Juan, will be BLOG's stage. Local and international ...

Printed Neural issue in English

The new printed Neural issue in English is available. Neural.it celebrates 10 years of activity! http://www.neural.it/ please check it and subscribe to RSS feeds, if you want. 1 YEAR SUBSCRIPTION! 3 issues + EXCLUSIVE DVD BY GRENZE (Helsinki, 2006) Europe 24,90 Euro - World 38.97 U.S. Dollars. http://www.neural.it/subscribe.phtml BACK ISSUES: http://www.neural.it/art/2006/01/neural_back_issues.phtml [Neural n. 27 contents] http://www.neural.it/art/2007/06/neural_27.phtml ...

The Art Happens Here

Opens 15 June @ 21h30, Croatian time Lazareti Art Workshop, Dubrovnik Croatia Simulcast to Annenberg Island in SL, 12h30 PDT Second Life The Art Happens Here is a contemporary art exhibition and presentation at the iCommons Summit 2007, resulting from an ongoing artist in residence programme. Six international artists and a critic were invited to produce physical and virtual work that engages with fair use, copyright, re-mixing, piracy and/or collaboration on some level - whether directl...

Usb Gallery

Usb Gallery - nasce a Siena la galleria digitale due giovani artisti senesi, Francesco Carone e Christian Posani, propongono un modo del tutto innovativo di considerare l'arte e gli spazi di fruizione - la presentazione a Siena il 19 giugno 2007 Un spazio d'arte innovativo, che guarda all'Europa, realizzato da due giovani artisti senesi, sarà protagonista di Spazioinarte, l'happening culturale che martedi 19 giugno 2007 vedrà susseguirsi numerose iniziative al Santa Maria della Scala, a Sien...

Fresh Moves

New Moving Images From The UK a DVD of film and video art by tank.tv Launch of the DVD at the ICA, London, 28/06/07 7pm. Tickets Available now. The appearance of Fresh Moves is a unique event making artists' moving images, some of which are rarely seen, available beyond the conventional context of art exhibitions and fleeting lives online. The project is the result of tank.tv's continuous collaboration and exchange with artists, institutions and independent curators which has made it the ...

Prix Ars Electronica 2007

The 2007 Prix Ars Electronica invited submissions in a total of eight categories that "taken as a whole" reflect the growing diversification of digital media art as well as the ongoing development of the Prix Ars Electronica. The most obvious manifestations of these two processes are this year's two new categories: Hybrid Art and Media.Art.Research.

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