framed: New interviews with Michael Atavar, Sean Cubitt, Chris Joseph & Mez

Posted by Simon Mills | Sat Nov 25th 2006 4:43 a.m.

The framed interview project continues with the publication of four new
interviews with new media writers and artists now online at :

Michael Atavar is an artist who works with digital art, installation and
performance, using methodologies of chance and process to make work both in
real time and in the online environment.

Sean Cubitt is currently Professor of Media and Communications at The
University of Melbourne. His books include Digital Aesthetics, The Cinema
Effect and EcoMedia.

Chris Joseph is a writer and artist who has produced solo and collaborative
work since 2002 as babel. His projects include Inanimate Alice, an
award-winning series of multimedia stories produced with novelist Kate
Pullinger, and The Breathing Wall, a groundbreaking digital novel that
responds to the reader's breathing rate.

Mez is a pioneer of code poetry, net.wurks and the unique
net.languageMezangelle. Mez has exhibited extensively including at
ISEA 1997, ARS
Electronica 1997, SIGGRAPH 1999 & 2000.Her awards include the 2001 VIF Prize
[Germany], the JavaMuseum Artist Of The Year 2001 [Germany], 2002 Newcastle
New Media Poetry Prize [Australia] and the winner of the 2006 Site Specific
Competition [Italy].

These are the latest in the framed series of interviews with new media
artists and writers in which they discuss their practice, both past and
present, and the current state of new media art and writing.

Simon Mills


Senior Lecturer in New Media
De Montfort University

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