'Art in the Expanded Field; Digital Media, Networks and Technology'
Over the next ten weeks EMERGE will host a series of lunchtime presentations with artists and curators working at the cutting edge of digital media.
Neal White, Director of EMERGE will be interviewing speakers, leading to a report on Art in the Expanded Field for later publication.
Featuring artists London Fieldworks, James Bridle (New Aesthetic), Irational, and Ilona Gaynor (Dept of NO)
Pauline van Mourik Broekman (Mute Publishing) and Prof. Charlie Gere (Lancaster University).
The first session will be lead by curator Rob La Frenais. All Welcome
Weds 24th April - Rob La Frenais (Arts Catalyst)
12:30 - 2.30pm
Dr Rob La Frenais is a curator and critic who has commissioned and produced interdisciplinary and visual art projects since 1987. He has worked with The Arts Catalyst as curator for the past 15 years and was recently curator in residence at Srishti School of Art, Bangalore. With Arts Catalyst, he advises on cultural activities in the International Space Station, set up the world’s first Artists Airshow and curated a number of major touring exhibitions in museums and galleries nationally, most recently ‘Interspecies’, about artists working with animals. He is currently planning a new exhibition about artists living and working on the Moon.
EMERGE: Experimental Media Research Group, Bournemouth University
Critical dialogue, collaboration and dissemination across fields of practice
For further information please contact: Katy Connor: [log in to unmask]
All presentations and discussions will be held at
CoLab: Bournemouth University Media School (Tolpuddle House) http://goo.gl/maps/FNDXE
Weds 1st May
Pauline van Mourik Broekman (Mute Publishing)
Weds 8th May
Professor Charlie Gere (Director of Institute for Cultural Research at Lancaster University)
Weds 15th May
James Bridle (artist)
Weds 22nd May
Ilona Gaynor (artist and designer, Department of NO)
Weds 5th June
Weds 12th June
Rachel Baker (Irational)
Weds 26th June
London Fieldworks (artists)
artist | researcher
PhD Candidate EMERGE
Bournemouth University Media School
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