Re: Digart_world chat room, art event in progress


> Using ivisit software, I created a video chat room Installation.
> Anybody is welcome to partecipate to my project, starting from june
> 21th to july 6th, 2005. Go inside the art section using ivisit
> software(, and look for Digart_world.
> You can web cast video, sound, or live events, or just chat with us.
> Main thopics of the discussion are:
> Art and language:
> Short term predictions on the creative potential of the Internet.
> If creating on the internet is an art form, have you already seen a
> masterpiece?
> What specifically distinguishes from other art forms?
> Does the Internet truly transform the dimensions of space and time?
> Social themes:
> Chat: love and sex online. Only a game or something serious?
> The diffusion of works of art online. Who earns and who loses?
> What about trying to limit criminality and online terrorism?
> The future of technoscience: more robot? more web? more teletransport?
> Political ideological themes:
> Internet rhymes with democracy or anarchy or dictatorship?
> There are those who say monitoring the Internet is not political
> control.
> The hackers. They are the defenders of freedom? Or more like
> criminals?
> Whoever spies or uses telesurveillence online, show yourselves.
> We hope access and connectivity online brings peace.