http://www.grandarena.com

The artfair Smart Show (March 20 - 23) will be covered by the first
issue of Grand Arena, the webzine for art and communication. For this
event, Grand Arena will be divided into three parts:

- The Live Room - a one hour live transmission from a debate at ...

Call for Delegates,

36MC - 36 hours in a mystery chair

36 hour event (00.00 hours 29th March - 12.00 30th March)

Manchester, England

The event:

36 artists, thinkers and activists have been working in the abandoned
Blackwells bookshop on Oxford Road, Manchester for several weeks. Their
efforts will culminate ...

+DIGITAL OBJECTS: Laura McGough+

Laura McGough is the curator at Rockville Arts Place, a non-profit
independent arts center that serves the metropolitan Washington,
DC-area. She has written about media arts and new technology for U.S.,
Canadian, and Australian arts publications. McGough will present a
lecture on new media art ...

In response to G.H. Hovagimyan's "<a href="/cgi-local/query.cgi?action=grab_object&kt=kt0506">Notes On
Immersion</a>" [RHIZOME CONTENTBASE, 3.18.97] Joseph Nechvatal wrote:

This is stimulating G. in tracing the wider implications of immersion.
It provokes in me the question: Does all meaningful perception depend
upon a ...

Convergence: The Journal of Research into New Media Technologies

+ + + CALL FOR PAPERS + + +

on New Media Technologies in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe

Submission deadline for this issue is 30 October 1997

For Volume 4, No. 2 of the Journal (Summer 1998) we are seeking papers
relating to research projects or ...

Immersive computer generated environments are becoming the focus of much
attention and speculation. The range of form and content although quite
broad and interesting is still rather clunky. From cartoon like VRML
avatars to Quick Time VR photography to naturalistic metaphors such as
the one produced by Char Davies there's ...

WEDNESDAY 19th March 1997, LONDON 19.00 (GMT)
PHOTOGRAPHERS GALLERY.
5, GREAT NEWPORT STREET, LONDON WC2.

As part of the Translocations Exhibitions, Displaced Data is hosting an
online debate to discuss the issue of access to digital technology, on
their web site, URL: http:// www.artec.org.uk/displacedata.

'The ...

+DIGITAL OBJECTS: Terry Gips+

Terry Gips is currently Director of The Art Gallery and Assoc. Professor
of Art at the University of Maryland College Park. She has curated
numerous exhibitions including the 1995 DIGITAL VILLAGE and the 1997
TERRA FIRMA. In 1984, she began developing the digital imaging program
at ...

Disembodied Mind (www.interaccess.org/disembodied)

Fresh reporting challenges are created by the complexities of the
transforming contemporary art world. This is especially true when
writing for on-line journals -I kept thinking,- while trying to condense
my views on the new alliances evolving between artists, curators,
galleries and audiences. Two ...

A GLOBAL ANNOUNCEMENT of the INTERNATIONAL POST-DOGMATIST GROUP

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MARCH 21, 1997 IS THE TEN YEAR ANIVERSERY OF POST-DOGMATISM!

THIS IS A GLOBAL ART HOLIDAY!

ENJOY!

TAKE THE DAY OFF!

DANCE IN THE STREETS!

PARTY!

REFLECT!

The Chicago Underground Film Festival is gearing up for it's Fourth
Annual Film Festival and 2nd Annual CD-ROM and Digital Media Showcase.
The Events will take place @ The Theatre Building 1225 W. Belmont and @
the Interactive Bean 1137 W. Belmont August 13-17 in Chicago.

The CD-Rom Digital Showcase is seeking ...

Reacting to Dimela Yekwai's recent RHIZOME RAW posts "Communication and
Its Journey into the Modern World" and "Bombarded Images," Mike Tulloch
wrote:

ENOUGH with the RACE-BAITING ALREADY!!!

I thought this was a forum for discussion about events and stuff…but
if we can just use it as a place to ...

http://www.stadiumweb.com

Stadium announces the launching of Every Icon, a work for the world wide
web by John Simon Jr.

Every Icon is a java applet that has been programmed to generate every
possible image. In contrast to presenting a single image as an
intentional sign, Every Icon ...

"Illness in the Financial District" the sequel…

Cultural Alchemy SoundLab happening in the heart of the NYC digital
capitol inaugurates 1997 Whitney Biennial exhibition performance series

March 19, we're kicking off the Whitney Biennial performance series with
a return to bass in the live-wired floating audio-visual frequencies of
the Lab ...

Virtual World Orchestra - www.vwo.mcg.gla.ac.uk

PARTICIPATION UPDATE

The Virtual World Orchestra (VWO) has received personal stories from
individuals in more than 160 countries! This is a very pleasing
response to the call for participation that was sent out at the end of
November. The goal was ...

Northern Europe's most important and vibrant fair for international
contemporary art will sail on one of the world's biggest cruise liners,
Silja Symphony, with the intention of bringing the Baltic art scenes
closer together.

In our aim to create a dynamic site for everyone engaged in contemporary
art, we are ...