Yes, it is precisely the kind of (often overlooked) subject that the
project means to tackle! =)
By the way, the next BTS conference (late November, in Brazil) will focus
on curating and moving image. The call should be out in a couple of weeks.
It would be really great to count with a proposal from you - or any
2015-04-08 16:42 GMT+01:00 Jon Ippolito <[log in to unmask]>:
> This "Besides the Screen" conference series sounds like a good way to
> shake up the academic/institutional approach to photography and film.
> In particular, digital conservator Dragan Espenschied and I have been
> commiserating on how poorly prepared traditional archival practices are to
> handle screen imagery in the age of Pinterest and Vine. These days, just
> about the only curators who are capturing the relationships essential to
> these networks work for the NSA.
> Re-collection: Art, New Media, and Social Memory
> "Read it if you want to prevail" — Bruce Sterling
> The main aim of the Besides the Screen Network is to reconfigure the field
> of screen studies by refocusing it on those objects, processes and
> practices that exist besides the screen.