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Subtle Technologies 2009 – Networks

True to this years theme, the Subtle Technologies Festival will be taking place, not only at U of T's Innis Town Hall, but also in one of the worlds most infamous virtual "networks", Second Life. The symposium will be sent on a live feed into OCAD's virtual classroom island, where residents of Second Life from around the globe can engage with the Festival.

springerin, Issue 2/09, April-June

springerin - Hefte für Gegenwartskunst Issue 2/09, April-June: Model Laboratory Dance The current dance scene as a testing ground and paradigm for interdisciplinary work? As a field that reflects (self-)critically on itself and its methods, its institutions and working conditions, as well as on its status in the midst of other arts? This description certainly fits the Tanzquartier Wien (TQW), founded in 2001, and springerin's spring edition takes a look at the broad array of examples of d...

Neural issue #32

The new printed Neural issue #32, "Machine Affection" is available. 1 YEAR SUBSCRIPTION! 3 issues Europe, 30,90 Euros - World, 54,50 U.S. Dollars. http://www.neural.it/subscribe.phtml BACK ISSUES: http://www.neural.it/art/2006/01/neural_back_issues.phtml [Neural n. 32 contents] http://www.neural.it/art/2009/04/post_3.phtml France Cadet interview, Ken Rinaldo interview, Douglas Irving Repetto interview, New Zealand report, news: Processing Photography, Digestive Table, Ocean_...

Il Grande Fardello / The Big Bother

In occasione della proiezione del film "Il Grande Fardello / The Big Bother" nella sezione Zoomit del Tekfestival 2009 di Roma http://www.tekfestival.it/content/view/194/134/lang,it/ in anteprima rilasciamo in versione integrale l'opera sotto licenza creative commons, secondo la formula attribution sharealike. IL GRANDE FARDELLO/THE BIG BOTHER (http://thebigbother.blogspot.com/) Il film è stato originariamente prodotto sotto il titolo Il Grande Fardello nel 2004, quando era frutto di u...

MAICgregator

Turbulence Spotlight: "MAICgregator" by Nick Knouf http://turbulence.org/spotlight/knouf/ [Needs Firefox Browser and extention download] "MAICgregator" is a Firefox extension that aggregates information about colleges and universities embedded in the military-academic-industrial complex (MAIC). It searches government funding databases, private news sources, private press releases, and public information about trustees to try and produce a radical cartography of the modern university via the...

ContaminaMi

Presentazione di ContaminaMi, cantiere milanese di “Virale” ContaminaMi sta tra reale e virtuale, tra mondo fisico e mondo della tecnologia. Arci invita alla presentazione giovedì ore 21durante DorkbotMilano presso Arci Metissage, ingresso via De Castilla (di fronte n.8) Milano. A maggio parte il workshop gratuito, a settembre i migliori lavori andranno a Skopjie alla Biennale dei giovani artisti Milano (20 aprile 2009) - Parte a maggio ContaminaMi, uno dei tre cantieri del progetto ...

Who Are the Spies? We Are the Spies!

Franz Thalmair interviews Daphne Dragona. 'Tag ties and affective spies' is the title of an on-line-exhibition which presents a selection of Internet-based artworks that highlight different aspects of the Social Web. The exhibition features works by Alessandro Ludovico , Christophe Bruno , Daphne Dragona, Gregory Chatonsky, Jodi, Jonathan Harris, Juan Martin Prada, Les Liens Invisibles, Paolo Cirio, Personal Cinema, Ramsay Stirling, Sep Kamvar, The erasers, and Wayne Clements. "Tagging"...

Artmedia X – Proceedings available on line

The proceedings of the Artmedia X international Symposium, co-organised by Mario Costa and Fred Forest that took place on December 12th and 13th 2008 in Paris are now available online. http://www.olats.org/projetpart/artmedia/2008/mono_index.php On the theme " Ethics, Aesthetics, Techno-communication: The Future of Meaning", it gathered philosophers, theoreticians and artists during 2 days of presentations and discussions. Website: http://www.olats.org/projetpart/artmedia/2008/mono_inde...

ENTER – 4th international art/science/technology festival

For the fourth time we are bringing together sound and visual artists with scientists and creative technologists to engage in a dialogue framed by the ENTER festival. This time we are all addressing an intriguing theme of adaptation, ranging from biological sciences, complexity studies and research in artificial intelligence to global issues of high-speed urbanization and massive-scale social networking. The festival is a great opportunity for personal meetings and time for productive exchanges...

Release 0.19 of Open Clip Art Library

(http://www.openclipart.org), containing over 12,000 high quality scalable vector graphics (SVG) files released into the public domain by over a 1000 artists, is now available for download and use. In celebration of this accomplishment, since OCAL’s last release happened in 2005, and March being 5th anniversary of the Open Clip Art Library (OCAL), the OCAL community set a goal to achieve 10,000 uploaded pieces of vector graphics. The project achieved this with the 10,000th submission from user B...

Splashback: Rhizome’s Splash Pages, 1998-2002

Rhizome is pleased to announce the launch of “Splashback: Rhizome’s Splash Pages, 1998-2002,” an online exhibition featuring the 39 splash pages commissioned over a four-year period. “Splashback” offers a brief overview of online art and design practices from ten years ago through a nearly obsolete medium, the splash page. http://www.rhizome.org/art/exhibition/splashback/index.php Splash art originated in the 1940s in comics, where the term referred to a full page of visuals at the front o...

Cosmic Revelation

The countdown is on: On 30 March Cosmic Revelation will change the array of the KASCADE experiment at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology into a giant light field of 40.000 sqm. As a light installation unique in its size for Germany Cosmic Revelation makes the energies of cosmic rays visible originating from the depths of space and interacting with our planet. One or two times per seconds the cosmic energies reveal its existence in bright flashy moments over the sixteen „cosmic mirrors“ – lig...

version

announcing the launch of the new online journal Version with contributions by Benjamin Bratton, Alphonso Lingis, Masao Miyoshi, Allen Shelton, Lesley Stern, Kathleen Stewart, Michael Taussig, and John Welchman Version is a new online journal for short-form writing and media work. It presents scenes, incidents, encounters, and sensory experiences drawn from everyday life, in which concepts are not only elaborated but enacted. Version works in close-up, cultivating moods, atmospheres, and ...

terra incOgnitO

In the exhibition terra incOgnitO, computer viruses and computer-assisted paintings address a psychic departure from the shadow world connected to the abuses at Abu Graib. Wm Turner gallery is located at 112 Krog Street, Suite 9, Atlanta, 30307. The gallery is conveniently situated in The Stove Works building, next to Rathbun’s restaurant. Gallery hours are 12-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 12-5 p.m. Saturday, and closed Sunday and Monday. More information is available at www.wmturnergallery.com or b...

Swiss Design Network Symposium 2009

The framework of the conference is based on the assumption that the evolution of sciences and technologies, and their impact on society, suggests new research questions that constantly tend to expand the ways to design research - in term of topics of interests, approaches and contaminations - research questions that can be relevant for the design knowledge, practice and education.

SoundLAB VI – soundPOOL

SoundLAB - sonic art project environments http://soundlab.newmediafest.org is happy to launch its 6th edition SoundLAB VI - soundPOOL sound compositions - a challenge for imagination "soundPOOL " - represents an exciting composition consisting of soundcreations by 128 soundartists which want to activate the senses, to encourage the listener to dive deeply until the bottom of the pool which is offerring a wide range of unusual soundart works. Erfan Abdi (Iran), Adern X (IT), Rodolp...

New Media Art Education & Research 2009

Il Simposio New Media Art Education & Research 2009, accanto al tema del Laboratorio/Teoria, vuole aprire ufficialmente una riflessione che nella Scuola di Media Design & Arti Multimediali NABA stiamo portando avanti da un certo tempo. La riflessione parte dagli Oggetti Narrativi Non identificati, UNO, ovvero che cosa stanno producendo gli studenti del Media Design & Arti Multimediali? Cortometraggi, video clip, video d'arte, mediometraggi, clip musicali, semplici artefatti audiovisivi, paccotti...

Printed Strategies, printed matter in a digital environment

Neural magazine continues to celebrate 15 years of publishing teaming up with Ink-Elektro, a print on demand focused cultural association. A workshop held by Simon Worthington (UK) and Nat Muller (NL) will inform about the current strategies of publishing in different contexts in the ever changing online/offline publishing relationship. February 21 and 22, 2009, from 9AM to 6PM Meridia Consortium, Bari (Italy) http://www.inkelektro.com/ "Paper Dreams: the Mute paper and pixel experi...
Dopofuturismo a Carrara e a Roma
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Dopofuturismo a Carrara e a Roma

Come abbiamo immaginato il futuro durante i cento anni che ci separano dalla pubblicazione del primo manifesto del futurismo italiano, nel febbraio del 1909? E come immaginiamo il futuro oggi, cento anni dopo la pubblicazione del primo manifesto futurista?

DigiMag 41

E' online la nuova Issue di Febbraio di DigiMag, mensile online di cultura elettronica e arti digitali del progetto Digicult. Come sempre ricco di interviste e approfondimenti dal mondo dell'arte e della cultura digitale nazionale e internazionale, in questo numero Digimag presenta artisti e teorici come: Trevor Wishart, Eduardo Navas, otolab, momo, corpicrudi e cada design. La vicenda di Anna Adamolo, la precaria situazione culturale di Milano, la produzione di anticorpi, le strategie bilogiche...

Wi-Fi network into colourful landscape portrait

My name is Jung-Hua Liu and my art project is about visualizing Wi-Fi network into colourful landscape portrait. The aim of this project is to construct a collaborative website where wireless internet connection is used as an artistic medium. Besides my fieldwork in different cities to collect the Wi-Fi information, we also invite Wi-Fi users to connect and take part on this innovative project. Any participant simply needs to provide the number of their wireless rooter, which is availab...

tank.tv – Alexander Heim

.tank.tv is pleased to present a selection of work from Alexander Heim including: Costa, Three Seasons, Untitled (Dog), Grand Walk and Matalan. "(Heim's) new film Costa (2008) tracks the daily activities of pigeons at a busy coffee shop, following one bird scratching about the feet of commuters, another skittering across a marble floor and a third bracing itself against the wind in a concrete ledge, solemn as an eagle. With painstaking care they hunt for the scraps between glinting meta...

YesWeAre

YES WE ARE _netart by Ciro Museres - Courtesy of Joanna Render Gallery http://yesweare.info (2008) - Technology: HTML- javascript - php- MySQL YesWeAre is a work of netart. An interactive installation where the user/spectator is invited to complete the sentence "Yes, we are_________.". The new sentence becomes a part of the work that explores visually the dynamic movement and rythm of aesthetics HTML. YesWeAre has been built as an informative space based upon affirmative sentances and s...

Yeas and Nays

February 3, 2009 Turbulence | ShiftSpace Commission: "Yeas and Nays" by Christian Croft http://www.shiftspace.org/spaces/yeas-and-nays/ http://turbulence.org/works/shiftspace "Yeas and Nays" is a browser plug-in that transforms any webpage into a means for contacting Congressional representatives. It is the latest functionality added to Shiftspace.org, an application that provides an open source layer above any website. "Yeas and Nays" is a powerful tool that translates knowledge into a...

CIRCUS_8

HomeArt/Pietro Grossi Visu@lMusiC/Sergio Maltagliati DVD VIDEO QUANTUM BIT LIMITED EDITION/ QuBIT 005 DOWNLOAD / STREAMING CIRCUS_8 http://www.quantum-bit.it/pietrogrossi/ Software grafico Qbasic da “HomeArt” di P.Grossi. Software musicale autom@tedMusic di S.Maltagliati updates: www.pietrogrossi.org www.visualmusic.it DOWNLOAD / STREAMING CIRCUS_8 Dal 1986 Pietro Grossi sviluppa il concetto di “HomeArt” con elaborazioni grafiche nel linguaggio di programmazione Qbasi...

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