marc garrett
Since the beginning
Works in London United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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BIO
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) for a while with Heath Bunting on Cybercafe BBS, dedicated to arts, technology and hacking.

Co-director and co-founder, with artist Ruth Catlow of the net arts collectives and communities- furtherfield.org, furthernoise.org, netbehaviour.org, also cofounder and co-curator/director of the gallery space called HTTP Gallery in London, UK. Currently involved in co-running, collaborating with many others on Node.London. Also co-curating various contemporary Media Arts exhibitions, nationally and Internationally such as Game/play a touring exhibiton.
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DISCUSSION

Re: Re: FW: question


When I was a nipper - I was always getting in trouble. Especially when fron=
ting punk/electro bands on stage, getting drunkl and all...times change tho=
ugh. Now I'm getting in trouble in other ways that are less concerned with =
demolition...

marc

In a message dated 7/15/2002 8:14:43 PM Central Daylight Time, info@furth=
erfield.org writes:

You were dangerous 15 yrs ago

17 and dangerous already, that's precocity.

DISCUSSION

Re: WORDS


BEAUTIFUL...

marc

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> http://www.electrichands.com/sketches/fwords/idx3.htm
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> Please click the pictures
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> Quoting furtherfield <info@furtherfield.org>:
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> > BlankWORDS
> > ARE
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> > STEPPING
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Re: mirapaul on salvaggio


A concise and clear bit of writing for a change, it communicated - liked it.

marc

> I like this review. Intelligent and measured. And keeps the piece in
> perspective as art rather than as memorial (sorry Eryk!). Ivan
> >
> > http://www.nytimes.com/2002/07/08/arts/design/08ARTS.html
> >
> > a pleasant surprise in the NYTimes Tech section today.
> > --
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> > http://www.mteww.com
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WORDS


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DISCUSSION

Re: Lee Marvin Toolbox


I couldn't get it to work on pc - I thought that it was an ironic piece so I
laughed very quietly...

marc

> i couldn't get the mac download to work.... did anyone get this going?
>
>
> On 7/3/02 5:32 PM, "Michael Szpakowski" <szpako@yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> > This piece is tremendous!
> > The description-
> >
> > <...stylistically ascribed
> > to the young British
> > design-school, ....Navigation on the
> > internet his subject...
> > .....counters them in an ironical way ....>
> >
> > made me fear the worst.
> > The work is great, like a sort of multimedia Ben
> > Marcus.
> > Wonderful stuff!
> > Michael
> >
> >
> >
> > --- "jorn.ebner@britishlibrary.net"
> > <jorn.ebner@britishlibrary.net> wrote:
> >> Lee Marvin Toolbox
> >> by
> >> Jorn Ebner
> >>
> >> is now available in English translation - at
> >> www.leemarvintoolbox.net
> >>
> >> Lee Marvin Toolbox was awarded the Kunstpreis 2001
> >> of Medienforum M?nchen.
> >>
> >> The jury - Monika Fleischmann (GMD, St.
> >> Augustin/Bonn), Gerfried Stocker
> >> (Ars Electronica Center Linz), Tjark Ihmels (award
> >> holder 2000) as well KP
> >> Ludwig John and Ulrich M?ller (both Medienforum
> >> M?nchen) - decided
> >> unanimously for the project LEE MARVIN TOOLBOX of
> >> London based artist Jorn
> >> Ebner.
> >>
> >> Lee Marvin Toolbox is a filigree and elliptical work
> >> for the internet. With
> >> Flash animations which can be stylistically ascribed
> >> to the young British
> >> design-school, Jorn Ebner makes Navigation on the
> >> internet his subject
> >> matter and counters them in an ironical way with the
> >> famous cowboy song, "I
> >> was born under a wanderin star".
> >>
> >> The work is best viewed with Internet Explorer 5.x
> >> and higher, and requires
> >> a Flash5Player Plugin.
> >>
> >>
> >> for further information contact:
> >> www.medienforum.org
> >> info@medienforum.org
> >> jorn.ebner@britishlibrary.net
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
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