Please forgive me but my father passed away yesterday. I have enjoyed
and will join in again in the future as now I need time to grieve. I tried
to send an attachment
photo of my rainbow minutes ago, but it was rejected. Wishing everyone the
artist, Global Rainbow
On Fri, Jan 30, 2015 at 8:43 AM, Yvette Mattern <[log in to unmask]>
> Dear Group,
> Please forgive me but my father passed away yesterday. I have enjoyed
> reading everyone
> and will join in again in the future as now I need time to grieve. Here's
> my rainbow for everyone.
> All best,
> Yvette Mattern
> On Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 9:23 AM, Oliver Grau <[log in to unmask]>
>> RYSZARD W. KLUSZCZYNSKI featured
>> ARCHIVE OF DIGITAL ART (ADA) opens up for SCHOLARS
>> The renowned scholar, writer and curator RYSZARD W. KLUSZCZYNSKI is
>> one of the pioneers in the field of new media arts. Coming from
>> experimental cinema, video art and media theory, in the 1990s his
>> studies focused on the development of the art of moving pictures in
>> era of electronics.
>> As Chief Curator of Film, Video and Multimedia Arts in the Centre for
>> Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw (1990 2001) he exhibited
>> contemporary new media art by Vera Frenkel, Lynn Hershman, Miroslaw
>> Rogala, Jeffrey Shaw, Grahame Weinbren and many more.
>> For many years professor of cultural and media studies at Lodz
>> University where he is now Chair of School of Media and Audiovisual
>> Culture. He is also Professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Lodz.
>> His recent studies focus on new media art, cyberculture and
>> society, with a special interest in relationships between art and
>> science. Furthermore he still works as a curator. Together with
>> Mizusawa he was responsible for the main part of "Mediation Biennale"
>> in Poznan in 2010 and he was in the curatorial team of the traveling
>> exhibition "United States of Europe" 2011-2013. Since 2011 he is
>> artistic director of the Art & Science Meeting Project in the Centre
>> for Contemporary Art in Gdansk, where he curated exhibitions of Oron
>> Catts and Ionat Zurr, Monika Fleischmann and Wolfgang Strauss, Ken
>> Feingold, Christa Sommerer & Laurent Mignonneau, Stelarc, Victoria
>> Vesna and James Gimzewski, and Bill Vorn.
>> Find out more about RYSZARD W. KLUSZCZYNSKI, his publications,
>> exhibitions and recent lectures, or download free text pdfs on his ADA
>> profile page.
>> The ARCHIVE OF DIGITAL ART (ADA), the most advanced online archive for
>> digital art, expands its scope of documentation by including scholars
>> the database.
>> SCHOLARS are invited to become members of the online community and set
>> up their ADA profile!
>> SHARE YOUR RESEARCH WITH PEERS AND THE COMMUNITY
>> Community can upload publications and PDFs, announce upcoming events,
>> post comments, document exhibitions, conferences and other relevant
>> COLLABORATIVE ANALYSIS AND PROACTIVE KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER
>> With the support of two large international grants, the archive has
>> been transferred into a Web 2.0 environment. The aim is to provide
>> community features and user-oriented applications to enable a
>> collective scientific exchange between artists, researchers, engineers
>> and the public to foster interdisciplinary and global collaborative
>> analysis and a proactive process of knowledge transfer.
>> Community features allow active exchange of professional information
>> with peers. The new Light box tool facilitates the examination and
>> comparison of various image phenomena for teaching and research
>> To ensure a high academic standard, five published articles and/or
>> curated exhibitions are required for scholars to become members of
>> ADA community. Interested scholars may apply for an account here:
>> THOUSANDS OF ARTWORKS
>> Since its foundation in 1999, the ARCHIVE OF DIGITAL ART (former
>> Database of Virtual Art) has grown to be the most important online
>> archive for digital art. In cooperation with established media
>> researchers and institutions it has been documenting the rapidly
>> evolving world of digital art and its related fields for more than a
>> decade and contains today a selection of thousands of artworks at the
>> intersection of art, science and technology.
>> ARTISTS represented, among many others: Rebecca ALLEN, Suzanne ANKER,
>> Cory ARCANGEL, Roy ASCOTT, Louis BEC, Maurice BENAYOUN, Paolo CIRIO,
>> Charlotte DAVIES, FLEISCHMANN & STRAUSS, Masaki FUJIHATA, Ken
>> Agnes HEGEDÜS, Lynn HERSHMAN LEESON, Ryoji IKEDA, Eduardo KAC, Ken
>> RINALDO, KNOWBOTIC RESEARCH, Lev MANOVICH, George LEGRADY, Golan
>> Rafael LOZANO-HEMMER, Joseph NECHVATAL, Michael NAIMARK, David
>> Jeffrey SHAW, Julius v. BISMARCK, Paul SERMON, Karl SIMS, SOMMERER &
>> MIGNONNEAU, STANZA, Nicole STENGER, THOMSON & CRAIGHEAD, Peter
>> et al.
>> ADVISORY BOARD: Christiane PAUL, Roy ASCOTT, Erkki HUHTAMO, Gunalan
>> NADARAJAN, Martin ROTH, et. al.
>> ADA team:
>> Oliver GRAU, Michaela SEISER (Editor, Community Admin)
>> Sebastian HALLER, Janina HOTH, Valerie KUMMER, Viola RÜHSE,
>> Wendy COONES, Ann-Christin RENN (Editorial Team)
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