Jeremy Turner
Since 2002
Works in Vancouver United States of America

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BIO
Jeremy Owen Turner [b. 1974, Victoria, B.C. - Canada] has been a Rhizome member on and off since 2002 (a paying member since 2004). He works as a Digital Archivist, Art-Historian, Avatar Performance Artist and Net Researcher. His degree from the University of Victoria was in Art-History and Music Composition.

As "Wirxli FlimFlam", Turner has just co-formed a new avatar performance art group in Second Life called Second Front - http://www.slfront.blogspot.com

He has completed a contract about Telecommunications Art-History (the Slow-Scan TV Video-conferencing art-scene) on behalf of the Open Space Arts Society in Victoria, Canada.
http://www.openspace.ca/outerspace

He is also an interdisciplinary artist, writer , composer and curator. He is a Co-Founder of the 536 Media Collective in Vancouver. On behalf of 536, Turner worked with the iKatun Collective (Boston) and Jessica Loseby (U.K.) to form the Digital Pocket Gallery.
http://www.ikatun.com/digitalpocketgallery/

In addition, he is a Co-Producer of the very first Machinima Documentary, "AVATARA". The other Producers are Donato Mancini and Flick Harrison.
http://members.shaw.ca/flickharrison/avatara/

To date, he has conducted interviews , posted blogs and written articles about innovations in New Media for: C-Theory, Shift, Intelligent Agent, Nanodot.org (Foresight Institute), Eyebeam.org, Eventcasters (AOL Canada), Extropy, Rhizome, Offbeat and Front Magazine.

He is on the Board of Editors for the Digital Salvage Online Journal hosted by Trace Reddel at the University of Denver, Colorado.

He occasionally lectures about Digital Aesthetics and Net-Art strategies at the University of British Columbia (UBC).

His current interests include Avatars, Bots, and Nanotechnology.

Jeremy lives and works in Vancouver.
Please click the resume link to view his outdated CV.

Also, if you like cutting-edge Avatar bands, check out The Gates and The Hotmails http://www.techworlds.org/thegates.htm
http://www.thehotmails.com

His main art blogs are:
http://www.wirxliflimflam.blogspot.com

http://www.ontodistro.blogspot.com

http://www.rolandquagmire.blogspot.com

http://www.voiceoffire.blogspot.com

http://www.fafftopia.blogspot.com

http://www.irwinziizzw.blogspot.com

Also, he has an additional profile and video on the Saatchi Gallery website: http://video.saatchigallery.com/artist/profile/11301/Jeremy+O+Turner/JeremyOTurner.html

E-mail: jerturner536@yahoo.ca - ideatron@gmail.com

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EVENT

LIVE AVATAR PERFORMANCE IN TEHRAN


Dates:
Fri Jul 28, 2006 00:00 - Sat Jul 22, 2006

LIVE INTERNET PERFORMANCE

Date and time: Friday, July 28th, 2006,
4 - 8 PM (Standard Time + 0330 UTC)

Avatar Performer: Jeremy Owen Turner ("Distro") - Vancouver, Canada

Gallery Broadcast Location: Azad Art Gallery (No 41, Salmas Sq, Golha Sq, Tehran - Tel: +9821-88008676)

Cyberspace Location: "The Matrix" in OzGate. www.OzGate.com

To know more about the artist, please download the attached doc file (CV).

For more information please contact
ideatron@gmail.com or barbad@gmail.com .

زمان: جمعه، ششم مرداد ماه 1385، از ساعت 16 الي 20.

مكان پرفورمانس: گالري آزاد، ميدان گلها، ميدان سلماس، شماره


EVENT

LIVE AVATAR PERFORMANCE IN TEHRAN


Dates:
Fri Jul 28, 2006 00:00 - Sat Jul 22, 2006

LIVE INTERNET PERFORMANCE

Date and time: Friday, July 28th, 2006,
4 - 8 PM (Standard Time + 0330 UTC)

Avatar Performer: Jeremy Owen Turner ("Distro") - Vancouver, Canada

Gallery Broadcast Location: Azad Art Gallery (No 41, Salmas Sq, Golha Sq, Tehran - Tel: +9821-88008676)

Cyberspace Location: "The Matrix" in OzGate. www.OzGate.com

To know more about the artist, please download the attached doc file (CV). For more information please contact ideatron@gmail.com or barbad@gmail.com .

زمان: جمعه، ششم مرداد ماه 1385، از ساعت 16 الي 20.

مكان پرفورمانس: گالري آزاد، ميدان گلها، ميدان سلماس، شماره


EVENT

last LIVE Biennial event


Dates:
Fri Nov 25, 2005 00:00 - Thu Sep 15, 2005

Dear Rhizome readers,

As the LIVE Biennial of Performance Art finishes up in Vancouver on the 26th, our last event will be on November 25th at the Vancouver Art Gallery. This will be a multimedia grand finale.

Please visit www.livevancouver.bc.ca for more details.
Cheers,
Jeremy Turner - Coordinator
LIVE 2005 Biennial of Performance Art.


EVENT

LIVE 2005 Biennial of Performance Art opens


Dates:
Sat Oct 15, 2005 00:00 - Thu Sep 15, 2005

Hello Rhizome readers,

October 15th is the opening of the LIVE Biennial of Performance Art in Vancouver, Canada. Please check the website for more details:
www.livevancouver.bc.ca

The grand opening is the 14th but officially, it begins on the 15th and runs until November 26.

The theme for 2005's Biennial is Altered States.

If you are in town during this time, I hope you can attend some of the events.
Cheers,
Jeremy Turner -Coordinator,
LIVE 2005 Biennial of Performance Art, Vancouver


EVENT

Karl Bartos on Greatestbits.com!


Dates:
Wed Aug 09, 2006 00:00 - Sun Aug 07, 2005

Karl Bartos on Greatestbits.com!

Karl Bartos (ex-Kraftwerk) has 1 second digital audio pieces on Greatestbits.com

Be sure to check them out and also to check out his webpage:
www.karl-bartos.de

To submit your own audiobit, please email a sound file in either .wav or .mp3 to: transmitbit@yahoo.ca

www.greatestbits.com - Jeremy Turner - Janne Vanhanen.



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