Past Rhizome Events
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.


Tuesday, October 3rd, 2006 2:45 p.m.
at The Kitchen

This evening of live performances and video screenings explores forms of expression, desire and anxiety prevalent in a culture increasingly influenced by the Internet. Doo Man Group (made of Ben Jones, Jessica Ciocci, and Jacob Ciocci of Paper Rad) interweaves live percussion with a dense collage of web-based visual emphemera ...


Friday, September 8th, 2006 2 p.m.
at the New Museum

Rhizome and the New Museum are pleased to present "Art, Play, and Community," which will celebrate the release of Joline Blais and Jon Ippolito's At the Edge of Art and Alex Galloway's Gaming. Both ground-breaking books explore new media art as an expanded field, that interacts and enliven ...