Upcoming Rhizome Events
Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 7 p.m.
at the New Museum
Curated by Michael Connor

Blockchains are distributed databases, secure and transparent by virtue of peer-to-peer communities that cryptographically validate each entry. As the technology behind cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, the blockchain has given rise to divergent speculations about the future of politics and finance outside of direct state control, from collective utopias to sublime dystopias ...

Past Rhizome Events
Friday, December 14th, 2007 7 p.m.
at the New Museum
New Silent Series
Curated by Lauren Cornell

Riotous and multi-layered, Ryan Trecartin's ambitious videos update moving image practice for the Internet age. His fast-growing body of work explores the impulses and attitudes of a generation whose self-perceptions and relationships are deeply tied to media. Often structured like iChat dialogues, Trecartin’s narratives ricochet between characters and ...

Saturday, December 8th, 2007 3 p.m.
at the New Museum
New Silent Series
Curated by Lauren Cornell

Trecartin's first feature-length video I-Be AREA extends the artist's singular process and style into new territory. Fast-paced and dense with drama, I-Be AREA relates the intertwined stories of an exuberant ensemble, played by Trecartin and dozens of others, as they cope with themes such as cloning, adoption, self-mediation ...

Saturday, September 15th, 2007 2:30 p.m.
at Luna Lounge

Rhizome presents this panel, in conjunction with Conflux, New York's annual festival for contemporary psychogeography, the investigation of everyday urban life through emerging artistic, technological, and social practice. The panel centers on "sousveillance," the practice of watching from below (sous-) rather than above (sur-). A diverse group of artists ...

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 ...