Dirty New Media // REVOLUTION 02

  • Location:
    The Barber Institute of Fine Art, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2TS, GB

Dirty New Media // REVOLUTION 02

An engaging day of performances and interactive installations from digital artists, hacktivists and new media explorers from the West Midlands, Chicago and beyond. Artworks take the form of hacked and customised hardware, accessories, demos, lectures, data-mangling, projection and more! Featuring:

Performances from Minuek, Norah Lorway, Circuit Ben

Lectures from Jon Cates (via video link), Dan O'Hara

Videos from Modulate, Carrie Gates, Theodore Darst, Antonio Roberts, Nick Kegeyan, Jennifer Chan, Kevin Carey, Michael Lightborne, Sian Macfarlane, Bryan Peterson

Optical Theremin Workshop with Circuit Ben. Sign up here: http://dnmthereminworkshop.eventbrite.co.uk/

Exhibition with works by Benjamin Gaulon [aka Recyclism], Jeff Donaldson, Dec Ackroyd, Jason Soliday, Charlotte Frost and Rob Myers, Kate Pemberton, Jamie Boulton, URRRGH, Stef Lewandowski

This eclectic, expectation bending event is presented by Vivid Projects in association with artist/curator Antonio Roberts and The Barber institute of Fine Arts.

Free admission, no booking required. Dirty New Media. For further information and times, please contact 0121 414 2261 or email education@barber.org.uk

Dirty New Media is presented as part of the University of Birmingham's first Arts & Science Festival, a week long celebration of ideas, research and collaboration across campus.