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The Art of Subversion: Art Against Management, Art For Different Organizational Futures

Please find below a call for contributions for a stream at the Art of Management and Organization Conference, Paris, 7th10th Sept 2004 http://www.essex.ac.uk/AFM/emc/second_art_of_management_and_org.htm The Art of Subversion: Art Against Management, Art For Different Organizational Futures Conveners: Steffen Böhm, André Spicer and Mel Strauss On waking, it seems that we are instantly sucked into a cold cash nexus operated by massive corporations, regulated by ...

Nike throws in the towel

...and withdraws case against European art project In December there was still uncertainty about the final outcome of the lawsuit filed by Nike International against Public Netbase for producing 0100101110101101.ORG's art project "Nike Ground - Rethinking space". For several weeks, the fate of the renowned Vienna-based net culture platform hung in the balance, its continuing existence threatened by the court action. But we can now confirm that the sportswear company has yielded un...

Nova Media Storia: Histories and Characters

January on -empyre- : Nova Media Storia: Histories and Characters With Jill Scott, Nick Montfort and Noah Wardrip-Fruin Is new media a field? Does it have a history? What history? And, how does it matter? The new year brings us the pleasure of hosting three lively minds from the interdisciplinary worlds of new media science, art and humanities. Noah Wardrip-Fruin (US) and Nick Montfort (US) will explore the genesis and critical issues that have lead to the publication of The New...

Discordia welcomes guest host: Ignacio Nieto

Discordia welcomes Ignacio Nieto as Guest Host. His contribution "Two Observations Between Receiver and Emitter" addresses the question of the relationship between art and audience, biotechnology and medicine, or digital governments and hidden political agendas. Discordia's "Frequently Asked Questions" have been translated into Spanish to widen the discussion field to other language circles. Discordia, experimento de filtración social de moderacion colabora...

Turbulence activities

Turbulence Commission: "Stand By Your Guns" by Jillian Mcdonald http://turbulence.org/Works/mcdonald/ From movies/television and computer/video games to political posturing and gangster rap, weapons have become as "embedded" in our everyday lives as US journalists were in the military during the "major combat" phase of the 2003 Iraq war. "Stand By Your Guns" confronts us with the ubiquity of guns and how violent simulations translate into real life sho...

republicart

new texts have been added to the following issues of the republicart web-journal: art sabotage: Christoph Behnke: Culture Jamming and Advertising Techniques (english/german) - http://republicart.net/disc/artsabotage/behnke01_en.htm Gerald Raunig: Inverted Towers (english/german/swedish) - http://republicart.net/disc/artsabotage/raunig03_en.htm space of empire: Brian Holmes: A Rift in Empire? (english/german) - http://republicart.net/disc/empire/holmes02_en.htm pre_public: Andr&At...

PhotoStatic 27

Now available for download, Retrograde Release no. 27, January 2004: PhotoStatic 27 Description: http://psrf.detritus.net/volume/5/p27.html Direct download: http://psrf.detritus.net/pdf/p27.pdf (5.8 Mb) Description. "Compensation Portraits." The call for submissions that preceded this issue, written by Tom Hibbard, has in mind a commemorative purpose: "The dead return to life. What are we in someone else's world? What features do we acquire when we forget to wear our m...

Candy Factory Projects 2004

"KARA" words: KARA music: TAKUJI KOGO http://www.trans.artnet.or.jp/~transart/songs/kara.html BOOGIE-WOOGIE WONDERLAND http://www.trans.artnet.or.jp/~transart/ ARTISTS: MIKE BODE & STAFFAN SCHMIDT, JOHN MILLER , AKIRA MORI, OLA PEHRSON , SEAN SNYDER, TAKUJI KOGO, THOMAS BAYRLE ,YOUNG HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES TAKUJI KOGO + TETSU TAKAGI PUBLICATION : (ISBN:4-902141-02-7C0071 ) PRODUCED BY THE AKIYOSHIDAI INTERNATIONAL ART VILLAGEWebsite: http://www.trans.artnet.or.j...

TRyPTiCHON

[wandering wireless performance by manu/mukul/muth with mU!/minna/malo and agent gav] TRyPTiCHON, premiered at DMZ festival in London this November, explored ideas of psychogeography using data streamed live from handheld navigation units. TRyPTiCHON was set up for two days, during which one roaming performer at a time left the building by bicycle with the PDA and GPS. The route he took was drawn live on the screen back in the venue . . . We have published documentation at http://www.am...

P2P fightsharing

Candida TV- wsis? we seize! Rome- greenpepper magazine produced a DVD for the World Summit on Information Society: "P2P fightsharing": This DVD shows the possibilities of transeuropean cooperation and networking regarding metropolitan strikes, forms of direct action and social disobedience, mediactivism, information guerrilla and image sabotage, all geared to connect radical political and communication struggles. - An estimated 150 million people are now using a diversity of p2p ...

monochrom

monochrom is an art-technology-philosophy group of basket weaving enthusiasts and theory do-it-yourselfers having its seat in Vienna and Zeta Draconis. monochrom is the super-affirmation of the globalization trap. monochrom has existed in this (and every other) form since 1993. monochrom is an unpeculiar mixture of proto-aesthetic fringe work, pop attitude, subcultural science and political activism. monochrom publishes the book of the same name in addition to its activity in other areas. What ...

Web Animation Workshop

Web Animation Workshop with Joshua Davis & Mark Tribe Joshua Davis http://www.joshuadavis.com and Mark Tribe http://nothing.org are teaching a workshop on Web Animation for Artists at Anderson Ranch this summer. Intended for artists with intermediate to advance web skills, this workshop will combine an introduction to the history and theory of net art with a focus on ActionScript, the programming language built into Flash. Anderson Ranch Art Center is a non-profit visual arts community...

my cat is an alien

My cat is an alien, questo il nome del progetto di Maurizio e Roberto Opalio, torinesi. Loro opera più recente: IL SEGNO. Anche in quest'opera ricorre il tema della città. Citando da quanto pubblicato in occasione di loro partecipazione a 'Dalle nuove musiche al suono mondiale'.Torino, ott-dic 2003   ...il concetto basilare sono spazi vuoti contrapposti a strati di cemento che rappresentano il suolo e quanto ci sta sopra....Idea s...

Real Public Spaces

The new issue of the republicart web-journal focuses on current concepts of "public sphere(s)", "publicity" and "public spaces". http://republicart.net/disc/realpublicspaces/index.htm Subject of investigation are the real places that have developed a special relevance for artistic and political activisms or have emerged from them: squatted houses like the Centri Sociali in Italy, churches and embassies occupied by Sans-Papiers in France and Belgium, (anti-glob...

Tangible net.art

We imagine net.artist as a hacker, using hectoliters of coffe to produce days and nights HTML code, install web servers, digitalise sounds and pictures and program CGI scripts. The most obvious characteristic of their art works is, they are not tangible. Teo Spiller, renomed net.artist from Ljubljana, turns those stereotypes upside down. On the group exhibition "Ground of my studio" (http://www.wowm.org/gradec/) in the gallery Gradec in Zagreb, he shows "Tangible net.art"....

Word Circuits

WordCircuits is pleased to announce the publication of a set of new, original critical essays on electronic literature: E-LIT UP CLOSE http://wordcircuits.com/comment/umd/ These seven short essays by students from Matthew Kirschenbaum's graduate course at the University of Maryland, College Park eschew general musings on the nature of electronic textuality and instead attempt detailed close readings that treat seriosuly individual instances of electronic literature as _literary_ creations. ...

sine fiction project

the sine fiction project is back online! http://www.notype.com/sine/ after being inaccessible for a few weeks, the sine fiction website is now back online. thanks to the internet archive and the society for technological arts for hosting our mp3 and html files. started in november 2000, sine fiction is a no type thematic audio project for which various artists compose soundtracks to classic science fiction novels. * new releases * sine fiction volume XI stanislaw lem's _terminus...

Ars Publica

Welcome to Ars Publica - Net.art commerce on the net! http://www.arspublica.com/ Ars Publica is a digital art publisher and agency established for providing and funding new media art, activities and resources in affiliation with the art server Noemata.net. Noemata.net is a non-profit, open content art server working with net.art, digital art since 1996, supported 2002-3 by the Norwegian Council of Cultural Affairs - Art and New Technology, hosted by Artnet Norway. On a yearly basis Noem...

Labyrinth Library MIR

A KONTORA MIR CONTRIBUTION FROM Krivchikov Sergey SAMARA, RUSSIA People from all over the world send me their personal images of KONTORA MIR. http://www.kultur.at/howl/mir/ e-mail: vpace@web.de KONTORA is Russian and it meansOffice. MIR means peace or world in Russian. http://www.kultur.at/howl/mir/ The images I recieve, I send back out to the world. This project is a network of people's ideas about their offices of peace. http://www.kultur.at/howl/mir/ _/_/_/NoToWar_/_/_...

2004 Turbulence Commissions Schedule

Turbulence is pleased to announce its 2004 Commissions schedule: Artists are: Paul Catanese; David Crawford; Beatriz da Costa, Jamie Schulte, and Brooke Singer; Doron Golan; Peter Horvath; iKatun (Jim Bailey, Kanarinka, Pirun, and Yori Sakakura); Shannon Kennedy; Lewis LaCook; Diane Ludin; Victor Liu; M. Takeo Magruder; Jillian Mcdonald; MTAA; Andrea Polli; Harris Skibell; Yoshi Sodeoka; Noah Wardrip-Fruin, with David Durand, Elaine Froehlich and Brion Moss. These commissions were made pos...

Interview with Marta de Menezes

Interview with Dalila Honorato

Interview with Adam Zaretsky

Interview with Jadwiga Charzyńska

Interview with Delma Rodriguez

Interview with Olga Kisseleva

Interview with Anna Dumitriu

Interview with Luz María Sánchez

Interview with Danielle Siembieda

Interview with Freddy Paul Grunert

Interview with Elif Ayiter

Interview with Roberta Buiani

Interview with Bill Seaman

Interview with Roger Malina

Interview with Christa Sommerer

Interview with Annick Bureaud

Interview with Leonel Moura

Interview with Nina Czegledy

Interview with Stelarc

Interview with Derrick de Kerckhove

Interview with Margarete Jahrmann

Interview with Jaromil