mez breeze
Since the beginning
Works in Sydney Australia

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BIO
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). 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 [eg Wollongong World Women Online 1995, ISEA Chicago + ARS Electronica 1997, The Metropolitan Museum Tokyo 1999, SIGGRAPH 1999 & 2000, _Under_Score_ @The Brooklyn Academy of Music 2001, +playengines+ Melbourne Australia 2003, p0es1s Berlin 2004, Dissention Convention @Postmaster Gallery New York 2004, Arte Nuevo InteractivA Mexico 2005, Radical Software @Turin Italy 2006, DIWO @ the HTTP Gallery London 2007, New Media Scotland 2008, the Laguna Art Museum California + Alternator Gallery Canada 2009]. Her awards include the 2001 VIF Prize [Germany], the JavaMuseum Artist Of The Year 2001 [Germany], 2002 Newcastle New Media Poetry Prize [Australia], winner of the 2006 Site Specific Index Page Competition [Italy] + awarded the 2007 "Deep Structure: Deep Play" Neutral Ground/Soil Digital Media Commission [Canada]. Mez is also a Synthetic Ecology Strategist, Futurist and Game Theorist who practices _Poetic Game Interventions_ [the creative manipulation of MMO parameters in order to disrupt or comment on various aspects of augmented states].
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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


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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