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Upgrade 2.0//with Eric Deis

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POSTED BY: Kate Armstrong | Wed Mar 2nd, 2005 12:04 p.m.

The Upgrade 2.0// Vancouver is an informal monthly meeting of new media artists and curators held at the Western Front at 303 East 8th Avenue in Vancouver, Canada. Now in its second season, the Upgrade series is a forum for the presentation of new work and is meant to foster dialogue and create opportunities for collaboration within the media art community. For more information visit http://www.katearmstrong.com/upgrade/vancouver or contact Kate Armstrong, Curator, at kate@katearmstrong.com .
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Join us Tuesday, March 8 at 730 pm for a talk by Eric Deis. Eric will discuss the problems of obsolescence in Media & Digital Artworks, and methods of responsible artistic production. He will also provide a survey of his work, which continually jumps between traditional forms and digital processes. Eric is currently developing policies for preservation and cataloguing of digital artworks at the Vancouver Art Gallery, and teaches cross digital practices, “From Drawing to Digital”, at Emily Carr Institute.

Eric Deis
Eric Deis is an emerging interdisciplinary artist from Vancouver, Canada. He has produced impactful works in video, installation, digital media, sculpture, drawing, and photography. Deis is a graduate of Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver (B.F.A.) and the University of California, San Diego (M.F.A.). His work has been exhibited in Canada, Denmark, Ireland, Brazil, Mexico, United States, and Germany.

URL: http://ericdeis.com/

Tuesday, March 8th at 730 pm
Western Front
303 East 8th Avenue
Vancouver, Canada

See you there!

Kate Armstrong
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Upgrade Vancouver: http://www.katearmstrong.com/upgrade/vancouver/
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Link:
http://www.katearmstrong.com/upgrade/vancouver