mez breeze
Since the beginning
Works in Sydney Australia

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BIO
Mez Breeze is the Creative Director of Mez Breeze Design, an agency which provides boutique digital product and design services (including illustration, transmedia, text, games, interface design, and responsive media). Recent and past Clients include the British Branch of Appreciative Inquiry, CloudGraf, Brandaide, Brecely Studios, GeekGirl, and The University of Technology Sydney. Mez Breeze Design has recently partnered with Dreaming Methods to produce a set of mobile-oriented projects that have been showcased at "Chercher le texte: manifestation internationale de littérature numérique” 2013: one of their joint projects was also nominated for the 2013 Digital Humanities Awards in the "Best DH visualization or infographic" Category. Mez is an Advisor to The Mixed Augmented Reality Art Research Organisation and is currently Senior Research Affiliate with The Humanities and Critical Code Studies Lab.
Mez has exhibited her ground-breaking creative works widely, including at The Brooklyn Academy of Music 2001, “Playengines” Melbourne Australia 2003, “Arte Nuevo InteractivA” Mexico 2005, the “Radical Software” Show at Turin Italy 2006, DIWO at the HTTP Gallery London 2007, New Media Scotland 2008, the Laguna Art Museum California and Alternator Gallery Canada 2009, Federation Square Melbourne and Arnolfini Gallery Bristol 2010, Netherlands Media Arts Institute 2011, “Remediating the Social” Exhibition in Scotland 2012, “Network Art Forms: Tactical Magik” in Tasmania 2013 and Jeu de Paume 2014. Her awards include the 2001 VIF Prize (Germany), the JavaMuseum Artist Of The Year 2001 (Germany), 2002 Newcastle New Media Poetry Prize (Australia), co-winner of the 2006 Site Specific Index Page Competition (Italy) and the Burton Wonderland Gallery Winner 2010 (judged by Hollywood Director Tim Burton). Her works reside in Collections as diverse as The World Bank and the PANDORA Electronic Collection at the National Library of Australia. Duke University have recently extended to Mez an invitation to develop a comprehensive career archive of her works, associated documents, correspondence and papers to be housed there at the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

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DISCUSSION

Discussion Formats


how bout 2 start + then ppl might respond?

DISCUSSION

Discussion Formats


hiya joe.

wot would u like to discuss?

chunks,
][mez][

DISCUSSION

transformer fire (2008) - Paul Slocum


tom,

just waiting 4 the tipping-point where everyday type-conventions shift 2 [or 2wards] the unconscious allowance of typos - much like stuttering or mispronunciation in verbal speech.

chunks,
mez

DISCUSSION

On being


_trEm[d]o[lls]r_

doll_tre[ru]mor[s] = <<TREMORS
<tremor name='the_5th_world'>
<fracture>
<fracture name='post2charinscription'>
<polymers>
<polymer var='user' val='YourDollUserName'/>
<polymer var='3rdperson' val='Your3rdPerson'/>
<polymer var='location' val='YourSoddenSelf'/>
<polymer var='spikey' val='YourSpiKeySelf'/>
</polymers>
</fracture>
<fracture name='post2skin'>
<polymers>
<polymer var='user' val='YourPolyannaUserName'/>
<polymer var='msg' val='YourPleading'/>
<polymer var='lastword' val='YourLastword'/>
</polymers>
</fracture>
</fractures>
</tremor>"
TREMOR

EVENT

New Media Scotland's July Twitterist-in-Residence: Netwurker Mez


Dates:
Tue Jul 01, 2008 00:00 - Tue Jul 01, 2008

Location:
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

_Event Info_
Host: New Media Scotland

_Time and Place_
Start Time: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 at 12:00pm
End Time: Thursday, July 31, 2008 at 12:00pm
Location: http://twitter.com/mediascot
City/Town: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

_Contact Info_
Email:hello@mediascot.org

_Description_

"Mez does for code poetry as jodi and Vuk Cosic have done for ASCII Art: Turning a great, but naively executed concept into something brilliant, paving the ground for a whole generation of digital artists" (Florian Cramer).

We are proud to announce our second Twitter artist residency is Australian-based artist Netwurker Mez.

The impact of her unique code/net.wurks [constructed via her pioneering net.language "mezangelle"] has been equated with the work of Shakespeare, James Joyce, Emily Dickinson, and Larry Wall.

Mez has exhibited extensively since the early 90s:

Wollongong World Women Online, 1995
ISEA, 1997 Chicago USA
ARS Electronica, 1997
The Metropolitan Museum, Tokyo Japan 1999
SIGGRAPH, 1999 & 2000
_Under_Score_ @The Brooklyn Academy of Music, USA 2001
+playengines+, Melbourne Australia 2003
p0es1s, Berlin Germany 2004
Arte Nuevo InteractivA, Yucatan Mexico 2005
Radical Software @Turin Italy, 2006
DIWO @ the HTTP Gallery London, 2007
Y O U . O W N . M E. N O W . U N T I L . Y O U . F O R G E T . A B O U T . M E. Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana 2008

Her awards include the 2001 VIF Prize (Germany), the JavaMuseum Artist Of The Year 2001 (Germany), 2002 Newcastle New Media Poetry Prize (Australia) and winner of the 2006 Site Specific Index Page Competition (Italy).

Mez is also an online journalist + constructor of _Augmentology_: http://arsvirtuafoundation.org/research/.

* To follow Netwurker Mez's tweets visit: http://www.twitter.com/mediascot
* To read her own meta_tweet commentary regarding the Residency follow: http://www.twitter.com/netwurker

Limited availability Netwurker Mez t[weet]shirts will be released daily from the 1st - 31st July.
http://www.mediascot.spreadshirt.net