Past Rhizome Events
Friday, February 20th, 2009 7 p.m.
at the New Museum

Jill Magid is a visual artist working in a variety of media including literature, video, sculpture, photography, and performance. Magid seeks intimate relations with impersonal structures. She is intrigued by hidden information, being public as a condition for existence, and intimacy in relation to power and observation. At this event ...

Friday, January 30th, 2009 7 p.m.
at the New Museum

Naeem Mohaiemen will present excerpts from a project in progress that investigates failed 1970s revolutionary movements. This event will be a lecture where Mohaiemen presents his research tied to our present moment through personal anecdote and historical commentary.

Mohaiemen is a writer and artist based in Dhaka and New York ...

Friday, December 12th, 2008 7:30 p.m.
at the New Museum

Craft Hackers is a panel discussion among artists who use crafting techniques to explore high tech culture and the relationship between needlework and computer programming. Featured artists include panelists Cat Mazza who translates moving images into knit stills; Christy Matson, who uses Jacquard Looms (some of the earliest computers) to ...

Friday, November 14th, 2008 8:30 p.m.
at the New Museum

"This performance is going to be about 'Continuous Partial Awareness'-- a phrase that was first described to me as meaning 'you know, like, when you have 3 IM windows open, 2 email inboxes dinging away, are txting 5 different people, and also have 5 tabs open on your browser, each ...

Saturday, October 11th, 2008 3 p.m.
at the New Museum

The last in a three-part series that features presentations by artists awarded grants through Rhizome's Commissions Program. Founded in 21to support artists working with technology, the Rhizome Commissions Program has awarded fifty-four commissions to date. Projects realized through the Program represent some of the most forward-thinking and innovative works ...

Friday, October 10th, 2008 7:30 p.m.
at the New Museum
New Silent Series
Curated by Lauren Cornell

Bringing together prominent game designers, artists and critics, Next Level takes a look at the recent rise of indie gaming: a vibrant new culture of individually made and self-distributed video games that blur the line between digital art and creative entertainment.

Featuring artist and game designers Mark Essen, Jason Rohrer ...

Friday, September 5th, 2008 7:30 p.m.
at the New Museum

Co-organized by Conflux, an annual festival dedicated to psychogeography, and moderated by the founders of the celebrated street art website Wooster Collective, this panel will look at possibilities for artistic disruption within urban environments. Taking its name from a film by the London-based Cutup Collective, which plays with the viewer ...