marc garrett
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BIO
Marc Garrett is co-director and co-founder, with artist Ruth Catlow of the Internet arts collectives and communities – Furtherfield.org, Furthernoise.org, Netbehaviour.org, also co-founder and co-curator/director of the gallery space formerly known as 'HTTP Gallery' now called the Furtherfield Gallery in London (Finsbury Park), UK. Co-curating various contemporary Media Arts exhibitions, projects nationally and internationally. Co-editor of 'Artists Re:Thinking Games' with Ruth Catlow and Corrado Morgana 2010. Hosted Furtherfield's critically acclaimed weekly broadcast on UK's Resonance FM Radio, a series of hour long live interviews with people working at the edge of contemporary practices in art, technology & social change. Currently doing an Art history Phd at the University of London, Birkbeck College.

Net artist, media artist, curator, writer, street artist, activist, educationalist and musician. Emerging in the late 80′s from the streets exploring creativity via agit-art tactics. Using unofficial, experimental platforms such as the streets, pirate radio such as the locally popular ‘Savage Yet Tender’ alternative broadcasting 1980′s group, net broadcasts, BBS systems, performance, intervention, events, pamphlets, warehouses and gallery spaces. In the early nineties, was co-sysop (systems operator) with Heath Bunting on Cybercafe BBS with Irational.org.

Our mission is to co-create extraordinary art that connects with contemporary audiences providing innovative, engaging and inclusive digital and physical spaces for appreciating and participating in practices in art, technology and social change. As well as finding alternative ways around already dominating hegemonies, thus claiming for ourselves and our peer networks a culturally aware and critical dialogue beyond traditional hierarchical behaviours. Influenced by situationist theory, fluxus, free and open source culture, and processes of self-education and peer learning, in an art, activist and community context.
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Re: I have a theory =


I hope that this helps to verify my theory

While there is not enough detail among the narrow tracks to enable the scie=
ntists to discern what species of sauropod made what track, the wide gauge =
tracks were clearly made by titanosaurs that were thin at one end - fat in =
the middle - and then thin at the other end, the researchers conclude.

I rest my case ;-)

In a message dated 8/12/2002 1:36:10 PM Central Daylight Time, leewells@b=
b19.net writes:

Unless of course someone else proves otherwise...

DNA in the time of dinosaurii was pima facie thin in the middle; agree or=
disagree?

Max The Friendly

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Re: I have a theory =


True - you have unearthed a Louis Vuitton handbag...

Notice the short hair - almost like a skin hair do.

It is also thin at one end fat in the middle and thin at the other end.

So my theory still stands...
until proved otherwise :-)

>
> > Already my theory is being questioned.
> >
> > I have it on good authority that Dinosaur hair was very short, due to
the
> > intense humid conditions. Also most dinosaurs were reptilian - didn't
you
> > see Jurassic Park?
>
> I saw that Hollywood blockbuster, skipped out on Part II though...
>
> *Dig*
> *Dig*
> *Dig*
> oh, o.k. here we go:
>
> http://www.ndirect.co.uk/~luisrey/html/sinos256.htm
>
> Not so cute but I looks like hair to me. I'll be darned if it proves to be
> some sort of Chinese forgery.
>
> "Looks like a Louis Vuitton handbag, but... why $25?"
> -muserna
>
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$100,000 Grant from Rockefeller Foundation


yeah, furtherfield could do with some of that...I need a new suit, no I mean
money for the artists on the site..

marc

> >FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
> >
> >August 5, 2002
> >
> >
> >Rhizome.org Awarded $100,000 Grant from Rockefeller Foundation
> >
>
> so, like... where are we splitting up the loot?
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