jcates
Since 2008

BIO
jonCates makes, organizes and teaches experimental New Media Art. His projects have been presented internationally at various events in locations such as Beijing, Madrid and Mexico City; nationally in Chicago, New York and Boston and are widely distributed online. Art Games, experimental Machinima, Computer Witchcraft, digitalPunk and Noise music are some of the unstable categories that his work playfully moves through.
Discussions (21) Opportunities (9) Events (40) Jobs (0)
OPPORTUNITY

I AM CURATING… An Exhibition with William Leavitt


Deadline:
Fri Dec 21, 2012 18:05

I AM CURATING... (An Experiment in a Specific Form of Openness) - jonCates (2012)

I AM CURATING... is a radically inclusive + variously open ongoing exhibition of web-based artworks, artists && curators initiated by jonCates on Tumblr:

INSTRUCTION SET FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE 1rst I AM CURATING… EXHIBITION: I AM CURATING… An Exhibition with William Leavitt:

STEP 1. DOWNLOAD ORIGINAL REWORK: http://systemsapproach.net/img/IAC_WilliamLeavitt.png

STEP 2. INSERT MEDIA INTO TRANSPARENT AREA

STEP 3. UPLOAD TO TUMBLR

STEP 4. TAG “I AM CURATING”

STEP 5. BECOME AN EXHIBITING ARTIST, ARTWORK OR CURATOR IN THE I AM CURATING... EXHIBITION!


EVENT

NOW LIVE on NUMBERS.FM -> Entro Emcee!


Dates:
Sun Nov 20, 2011 18:23 - Sun Nov 20, 2011

Location:
Chicago, Illinois
United States of America

Entro, formerly known as Kid Entropy is a Chicago based emcee, writer, producer, and dj. NOVEMBER 20 Entro intro’s his HARSHED NEON styles to NUMBERS.FM on this, our 1rst broadcast with this prolific genre-defying artist:
HTTP://NUMBERS.FM
NOVEMBER 20 2011
6:23 PM CST

MORE on Entro Emcee is @ the following:
http://soundcloud.com/entroemcee/
http://entroemcee.com/wp/

NUMBERS.FM is run by Jake Elliott and jonCates who also run Southbridge Slow Electronics: http://slowelectronics.com

NUMBERS.FM believes in open sorcery as a form of computer witchcraft, making all the code available here for the playlist/archive tools & also for the site if/when it
becomes complex enough to be a django siteinstead of flat html: https://github.com/jakevsrobots/NUMBERS.FM


EVENT

Lindsay Howard! NOV 4 @ SAIC in CHI IL USA


Dates:
Fri Nov 04, 2011 16:15 - Fri Nov 04, 2011

Location:
Chicago, Illinois
United States of America

Lindsay Howard! in person
Director of 319 SCHOLES
ROOM 315 on the 3rd FL of the 112 S. Michigan Building
NOV 4 2011
4:30 PM
FREE
Lindsay Howard, contemporary New Media Art curator, is the Director of 319 SCHOLES in NYC. 319 SCHOLES is one of the most important young spaces for New Media Art now in NYC. Her recent curatorial work includes the exhibition DUMP IRL, the AWARENESS OF EVERYTHING (part of the international SPEED SHOW series/platform) and Wallpapers, an exhibition by New Media Artists Nicolas Sassoon and Sara Ludy (a recent alum of FVNMA and SAIC). Howard will discuss these and other curatorial experiences, giving examples of recent projects in order to open a conversation on curating New Media Art:
http://lindsayhoward.net
The Eye & Ear Cinic is a free film series, open to the public, run by graduate students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Works screened include films from the Flaxman Library Archive, works by students and school faculty, and selections from the Video Data Bank, as well as aquisitions from outside sources. Screenings take place at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago:
http://eyeandearclinic.net
The Eye & Ear Clinic is made possible by the Dean's  Office, Student Associations and the Department of Film, Video, New Media and Animation:
http://vimeo.com/channels/saicfvnma


EVENT

TONITE! Paul Hertz @ dorkbot Chicago @ ENEMY: bit.ly/d5KD3Y


Dates:
Thu Oct 27, 2011 19:00 - Thu Oct 27, 2011

Location:
Chicago, United States of America

TONITE! Paul Hertz @ dorkbot Chicago @ ENEMY: bit.ly/d5KD3Y
7 PM
FREE
CHICAGO
http://www.enemysound.com


DISCUSSION

BYOB Chicago: jonCates, Digital Arts Collector - jonCates (2011)


BYOB Chicago: jonCates, Digital Arts Collector - jonCates (2011)

TITLE: jonCates, Digital Arts Collector
ARTIST: jonCates
MEDIUM: Business Cards, Sobriety, Self-Projection through conversations
DATE: 2011/10/18TIME: 7 - 8 PM
SITE: Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
CONTEXT: BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer) Chicago: http://www.byobworldwide.com
DESCRIPTION/DOCUMENTATION: http://bit.ly/BYOBCHIMCA