ART ON THE NET

Posted by Rhizome | Fri Jun 6th 1997 1 a.m.

ART ON THE NET"

The MACHIDA CITY MUSEUM OF GRAPHIC ARTS in Tokyo, and THE ART ON THE NET
EXHIBITION COMMITTEE will begin an online art exhibition from July 27,
1997 to March 31, 1998.

In our third "ART ON THE NET" Exhibition, we will explore the artistic
possibilities of VRML, Virtual Reality Modeling Language. You are
invited to send your original VRML work via the Internet. The theme this
year is "Japan in the Future".

Board of jurors representing various countries will select Grand Prize,
Silver Prize, and Bronze Prize. Those who have been selected will
receive 300,000yen, 200,000yen and 100,000yen respectively.

The 5 jurors are:

Tetsuo Kogawa(Japan): Media critic, Professor of Communications at Tokyo
Keizai University, and guest curator of this exhibition;

Hank Bull (Canada): Director of the Western Front, media artist;

Oliver Hockenhull (Canada): Filmmaker, Net Theorist, Fellow of the Banff
Centre for the Arts;

Abe Mark Nornes (USA): Assistant Professor at the University of
Michigan, Program in Film and Video;

Bernie Roehl(Canada): Senior Software Developer, Electrical and Computer
Engineering Dept. at University of Waterloo. Author and VRML expert.

The DEADLINE to accept the work is July 7.

We are waiting for your entries.

For information contact: "you minowa" (mcmogatk@po.infosphere.or.jp)
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