a reply to Manovich's "<a href="/cgi/to.cgi?t=267">The Death of Computer Art</a>"

In response to Lev Manovich's article about the convergence of the art
world and the computer art world [RHIZOME CONTENTBASE, 10.23.96], I
would just like to forward this thought: If you ...


"ScruTiny in the Great Round"
by Tennessee Rice Dixon & Jim Gasperini
Music and Sounds by Charlie Morrow
CD-ROM, $ 39.95
Calliope Media
(310) 829-1100

ScruTiny in the Great Round was awarded the MILIA d'Or Grand Prix, one
of the most prestigious awards of ...

URGENT announcement for on-going exhibition

Masaki Fujihata

"Global Interior Project #3"
featuring internet accessible function!!

Ginza Graphic Gallery, Tokyo
B1 floor 7-7-2 Ginza, Chuou-ku, Tokyo 104, JAPAN
tel: +81-3-5568-8055

Internet Access to the gallery: http://www-gip.expo96.ad.jp

5–22 Nov. 1996
open 11:00 am. ~ 7:00 ...

THE THING presents:


I was channeling Felix and Gilles and simultaneously fertilizing the old
fashioned way. They, the RHIZOME old boys, asked me to compile r_list. I
had to pause… I mean – I was flattered.

This is it, the opportunity to create a showcase – visibility for
notable new media artists, separating ...

new media festival/conference
22-23 November, 1996. Riga

Preliminary festival program:

FRIDAY, 22 November

Day program

Location: Latvian Academy of Arts
Conference organized by Rasa Smite (Riga, "e-L@b")

12.00 - 15.00

A Call For Web Based Art | Writing

Initiated by digital eARTh
co-curated by Thecla Schiphorst & Oliver Hockenhull
supported by the Canada Council for The Arts and BCIT

digital eARTh announces a call for web based art and writing under the
theme of ...

Writing to Dooley Le Cappellaine, Joseph Auer wrote:

I have had time to go view your website. Your Shockwave Pages are more
interesting than the normal shockwave pages on offer. However, I do find
that the reality of quicktime shockwave capabilities are far from the
panacea of interactivity that they ...

In response to J.M. Cheddie's post "<a href="/cgi-local/query.cgi?action=grab_object&kt=kt0279">ISEA 96 and RHIZOME
E-MAIL</a>" [RHIZOME CONTENTBASE, 10.29.96], Hasnul Jamal Saidon wrote:

Hi, I'm Hasnul Jamal Saidon from the Faculty of Aplied & Creative Arts,
University Malaysia Sarawak.

I was supposed to ...

F O C U S : THAW 97 is a festival of alternative film, video and
digitally-produced moving images. The festival was organized in the
spring of 1996 as a forum for the presentation of new experimental works
which have often been unrecognized, overlooked or refused by
conventional exhibition circuits.

Thaw ...

Open Studio: an attempt to make accessible the technolgy that will
empower the public, and specifically artists, in a digital culture.


To define and encourage public space in the new digital environment, and
in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Arts, the Benton
Foundation is creating a joint ...

Not to abuse the RHIZOME system- but right after I sent the last email
on ISEA and the problem of representation/inclusion - I went to work on
Leonardo Digital Reviews which I edit. We publish reviews of books,
electronic publications, events and run them in Craig Harris's monthly
Leonardo Electronic ...

Stelarc performs cyber/bodies @ Viewpoint Gallery, Salford, Manchester

23 November 7.30 pm

Re: cultural context of the electronic arts

I just caught up with the RHIZOME discussion raised by J M Cheddie on
the problem of "representation" at ISEA - cultural diversity …etc

This issue is fresh in my mind as I have just returned from a trip to
China. And among other ...

This is for the benefit of anyone interested in virtual humans research
who can get to the Virtual Heritage '96 conference in London in December

The high spot this year will be the unveiling of Nadia Thalmann's
celebrated project to bring virtual life to a group of the Chinese ...

You are invited to:


@ Cyberia on Oxford Road, Manchester
This Friday 7pm - 9pm

All welcome

Wine and talk


for more information : Lowena Faull mttp 0161 908 0532