Technophobia, a new CD-ROM, manages to cover a real variety of
computer-based art by an international assortment of artists–from lush
"VR" graphics to ironic pop culture commentaries, from posing conceptual
or intellectual problems to exploring machine-body interactions. The
most successful of these were those which took into account the specific ...

On Thursday, October 24th, the Heinz Nixdorf MuseumsForum (HNF) was
opened in Paderborn, Germany – the largest museum for computers,
communications, and office technology worldwide. In the last months, I
worked as a freelancer for the HNF, mainly responsible for the Hacker
exhibition.

The Hacker exhibition is a tiny part ...

I read JM Cheddie's piece with much interest. It is a relief to see
someone expanding the debate around art and technology to one beyond the
technology itself, into a larger social context.

Cheddie wrote:

"The Displaced Data (J.M. Cheddie, Roshini Kempadoo, Keith Piper, Derek
Richards) an evolving organisation ...

Enter the Malice Palace and experience virtual pain. Set in San
Francisco 2001, this Palace is my 1st step toward creating a multimedia
& multiuser environment.

Come be annoyed by robots with artificial unintelligence and abusive
simulations.

It is about to launch to the world via HotWired who is THANKFULLY ...

"That's a fold, it's the part of the surface that doesn't stop…it's
always changing, it's smooth and continuous. In short it's a love
machine."

Twyla Rogers-1938

RHIZOME
Friday OCT.25

at Save The Robots
25 Ave B/2 st.
[NYC]
10-4

Ambassador Jr.
Wally
Soulslinger
Cassein
Rio
Delmar
Bedouin ...

Mary-Kay Lombino wrote:

I checked out The Thinker. Nice graphics, pretty useful for a San Fran.
visitor, but it's missing a contemporary element. I tried to search
Nayland Blake, an important S.F. living artist. Not listed. For 60,000
listings, why not him? I wonder what the criteria was ...

ICA Live Arts announces two new seasons of work which may interest you.

On the first weekend of November the ICA is running a series of
workshops that are intended to explore the possibilities of going online
and chinese poetry entitled Chinese Online. It is part of a continuing
commitment ...

A Reminder:

DIALogue begins at 7pm tonite, at Cooper Union in the Peter Cooper Suite
[NYC]. I'll be hosting "Working Hard at Leisure: the architecture and
social anthropology of entertainment environments," featuring architect
David Rockwell, political theorist Benjamin R. Barber, and Susan Willis
and Karen Klugman of The Project ...

Minutes of LVRG September Meeting
Thursday 26th September
University College London

Sponsors: Superscape http://www.superscape.com/

1. Welcome + meeting overview by Simon

2. Jean Leston from Ovum presented a summary of their report "Virtual
Reality: Business Applications, Markets and Opportunities."

Among her conclusions were that industrial applications generate ...

1st International CAiiA Research Conference

"CONSCIOUSNESS REFRAMED: art and consciousness in the post-biological
era"

5 & 6 July 1997

Organised by CAiiA - the Centre for Advanced Inquiry in the Interactive
Arts, University of Wales College, Newport, UK.

An international conference to look at new developments in art, science,
technology and ...

From: Lev Manovich
Subject: The Death of Computer Art
Format: ASCII
Average Reading Time: 4 min. 29 sec.
Signal to Noise Ratio: unknown
Rating: adult
Genre: provocation

After reading with great interest recent discussions about this year's
ISEA and Ars Electronica, I wanted to offer the following thoughts
(partly, as ...

We are the Radikal Play Girls
We offer excess for all
Sex Sex Sex is our religion
Every day a holy day in our cunt ry!

a new ecsthetic-radical-religious-theory web site

LIVE ONLINE PERFORMANCES by PLAINTEXT PLAYERS

October 22 & 30 and November 5 & 8 (8pm)

at

POSTMASTERS GALLERY
80 Greene Street, NYC USA
via live projection

The Internet's premiere improvisational performance troupe presents: THE
CANDIDE CAMPAIGN

In this original series of one hour improvisations, the naive and
sentimental young ...

A Personal Invitation from honoria

"Come to Me: The Birth of a Clone"
From Act 1, Scene 2 of the Cyberopera

H O N O R I A I N C I B E R S P A Z I O

The First Opera in Cyberspace

Written by listservs Leri ...

Across Two Cultures: Digital Dreams 4

15 - 17 November 1996
Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Across 2 Cultures: Digital Dreams 4 is a 3 - day event exploring
electronic arts in the context of a changing relationship between art
and science.

The event comprises a 3 day conference, specially commissioned
installations by British artists Simon ...

GREGNIK (PROTO 1) by Gregory Green

Gregory Green's Gregnik (Proto 1) is an innovative new public art
project involving the construction of a fully functional prototype
communications satellite modelled on the former USSR's Sputnik. Green is
an American performance and installation artist who in 1996 has recently
received national media ...