Past Rhizome Events
Monday, April 16th, 2007 3 p.m.
at Hiro Ballroom

On April 16, 27, Rhizome presented a Benefit Concert featuring three genre-bending bands: Gang Gang Dance, Professor Murder and YACHT. Each band integrates a wide range of musical influences and instruments to create innovative sounds and performance styles. This line-up of new music celebrated Rhizome's commitment to emerging forms ...


Friday, February 16th, 2007 3 p.m.
at Foxy Production Gallery

In February 2007Rhizome hosted a reception for College Art Association (CAA) at Foxy Production Gallery, where we had the exhibition Networked Nature. This show was selected as this year's CAA Annual Exhibition and also concluded Rhizome's Tenth Anniversary Festival of Art & Technology.

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Thursday, February 8th, 2007 7 p.m.
at the New Museum

Emergent digital technologies are rapidly changing both the face of our cities and our daily experience of them, whether invoked in the production of architectural form, the representation of urban space, or our interface to the locative and other services newly available there. Dynamic maps update in real time; garments ...


Monday, December 4th, 2006 3 p.m.
at The New School For General Studies: Vera List Center

The discussion explored open source practice and philosophy in programming, arts and culture, and also touched upon recent threats to its continuation. Panelists included Wikipedia pioneer Daniel Mayer, artists Joy Garnett and Cory Arcangel, our Director of Technology Patrick May and lawyer Laura Quilter.

This event was part of Rhizome ...


Thursday, November 2nd, 2006 3:01 p.m.
at Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery

In conjunction with the exhibition On and Off at the Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery, celebrated artist and net.art pioneer Olia Lialina discussed her work with curator Caitlin Jones. Using her iconic work My Boyfriend Came Back from the War as a springboard, Lialina addressed issues such as the changing aesthetic ...


Tuesday, October 24th, 2006 2:56 p.m.
at the New Museum

The Rhizome Commissions Program makes financial support available to artists for the creation of original works of Internet-based art. In 25, Rhizome awarded eleven grants to an international group of artists. All the works took the Internet as their primary vehicle for exhibition; several also extended off the web as ...


Tuesday, October 17th, 2006 2:49 p.m.
at The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Activists Tara Mateik, founder of the Society for Biological Insurgents, and the Yes Men, an "identity correction" collective, speak about their use of "disinformation" and tactical media as an attempt to shift balances of power.

This event was part of Rhizome's Tenth Anniversary Festival.