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Emotional Interfaces — The Wrong

We are two young curators, Virginie Tan and Astrid Lours-Riou. We just launched an online exhibition part of the 4th edition of The Wrong Biennale (https://thewrong.org/) dedicated to digital art. The Wrong’s ambition is to promote contemporary digital art via numerous pavilions (aka online exhibitions) and embassies (aka offline exhibitions) to a wider audience. Our pavilion is called “Emotional Interfaces” and is accessible here: http://emotional-interfaces.com/ (We recommend to use a web browser to see the exhibition.) We hope you enjoy your visit and our international selection of artists. The 15 artists have been selected based on their work’s coherence with…

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Member Spotlight: Allana Clarke

Allana Clarke’s work speaks to discomfort. “I, a first generation Trinidadian immigrant, perceived as African American, did not understand the nuances of racial politics in American culture. I wasn’t raised by the burdens or concept of blackness. But the burden was placed on my public self. This friction made me aware of the daily performances of our categorical existences, and the cultural signifiers we activate through our bodies and align ourselves with. It binds us. Is it possible to un-align signs from their signifiers? and embrace the disorientation caused by such an action? This ideological thread is the basis for my…

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Member Spotlight: Victor F M Torres

Victor F M Torres (b. 1987) is an interdisciplinary and intermedia artist born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He currently lives in Brooklyn, NY. Torres holds an M.F.A in Intermedia and Digital Arts from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) as well as a B.A. in Socio-Cultural Anthropology, from the same university. He is now Adjunct Faculty at Maryland Institute College of Art and teaches Newer Genres in the Interdisciplinary Sculpture Department. Torres has taught Design and New Media courses in multiple institutions such as Stevenson University, George Mason University, and UMBC. Torres is the founder of Vector Voltage…

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Open Call for Exhibition at Good Children Gallery

Good Children Gallery is welcoming applications from individual artists or collaborative artist teams working in any and all medias for a month long show. One applicant will be granted a solo show in our front gallery. In addition, there will be a selection of work chosen for a group show in our back gallery. More information can be found here: https://antenna.submittable.com/submit/4a2853a4-ed71-46b6-bc1e-f0fa9bc72078/good-children-open-call Good Children Gallery is a pioneer artist-run space in the St. Claude Arts District aimed at enhancing the cultural landscape of New Orleans. The space serves as a bellwether for artistic endeavors by exhibiting engaging work from local, national,…

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Extrasolar nebulization – transmedia time capsule for an artistic exploration of space travels and hyperspace

The presentation of Dark foam art project and the defense of the thesis Extrasolar nebulization – transmedia time capsule for an artistic exploration of space travels and hyperspace will take place on Wednesday, May 9 at the Cité de l’Espace in Toulouse starting at 13:00 (meeting time : 12:45 in the entrance hall)13:00 – 14:00: presentation of Dark foam project (Stellarium)14:15 – 18:30: defense of the thesis (Altaïr room) Jury composed of Christine Buignet (Aix-Marseille Université, LESA) & Yves Gourinat (ICA, Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace), co-supervisors, and: Jean-Paul Fourmentraux (Centre Norbert Elias, EHESS, Aix-Marseille Université) Bernard Foing (ILEWG, European Space Agency, ESTEC, Noordwijk) Christophe Viart (ACTE, Université Paris 1 Pantheon Sorbonne) Jean-Jacques Favier (astronaut) DARK FOAM – Transmedia…

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VRHAM! 2018 – Virtual Reality & Arts Festival Hamburg

A chance to immerse yourself, relax, marvel, empathise, cross new boundaries, discover fascinating worlds and have a new, 360-degree experience – all that and much more is offered by the first German Virtual Reality & Arts Festival HAMburg: VRHAM! From 7 to 17 June 2018 VRHAM! presents numerous VR experiences by international artists and creative minds, as well as live performances and guided Virtual Reality tours. The varied events program comprises workshops and discussions, lectures and panel meetings on the topic of virtual reality. A high-profile international jury will be awarding the EUR 5,000 »VRHAMMY! Award« for the best VR…