[NetBehaviour] 'If not you not me' exhibition by Annie Abrahams - update.
szpako at yahoo.com
Sat Feb 13 11:16:59 CET 2010
and the evening was a delight , from start to finish!
If you didn't make it you should definitely go and see the show...
--- On Wed, 2/10/10, marc garrett <marc.garrett at furtherfield.org> wrote:
> From: marc garrett <marc.garrett at furtherfield.org>
> Subject: [NetBehaviour] 'If not you not me' exhibition by Annie Abrahams - update.
> To: "NetBehaviour for networked distributed creativity" <netbehaviour at netbehaviour.org>
> Date: Wednesday, February 10, 2010, 11:50 AM
> 'If not you not me' exhibition by
> Annie Abrahams - update.
> This Friday evening, 6.30-9pm
> 'If not you not me', an exhibition of networked performance
> art by Annie
> Abrahams opens with 3 live performances at HTTP Gallery in
> We hope to see you there.
> Ruth Catlow has written an essay to accompany the
> Where social networking sites make us think of
> communication as clean
> and transparent, Abrahams creates an Internet of feeling -
> of agitation,
> collusion, ardour and apprehension. This exhibition
> presents three new
> collaborative works alongside documentation of recent
> performances created and curated by the artist.
> Exhibition Details:
> If not you not me
> by Annie Abrahams
> Open 12 February - 20 March 2010
> Open Thursday - Saturday, 12-5pm
> Private view and performances:
> Friday, 12 February 2010, 6.30-9pm
> All are welcome to come along this Friday evening,
> How to get to HTTP Gallery
> About Annie Abrahams
> Annie Abrahams was born to a farming family in a rural
> village in the
> Netherlands. She obtained a doctorate in biology in 1978
> and found that
> her observations of monkeys inspired curiosity about human
> After leaving an academic post, she trained as an artist
> and moved to
> France, where she became interested in using computers to
> construct and
> document her painting installations. She began
> experimenting with
> networked performance and making art for the Internet in
> the mid 1990s.
> Her work has since returned to the questions raised by the
> concentrating on the possibilities and limitations of
> communication on
> the Internet. She has performed and shown work extensively
> in France,
> including at the Pompidou Centre, Paris, and in many
> galleries including among others Espai d'Art Contemporani
> de Castello,
> Spain; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo; and the
> Armenian Center
> for Contemporary Experimental Art, Yerevan; festivals such
> as the Moscow
> Film Festival and the International Film Festival of
> Rotterdam, and on
> online platforms such as Rhizome.org and Turbulence.
> About HTTP Gallery
> HTTP Gallery, near North London's thriving Green Lanes
> area, is
> Furtherfield.org's dedicated space for media art.
> provides platforms for creating, viewing, discussing and
> learning about
> experimental practices in art, technology and social
> Furtherfield.org and HTTP Gallery are supported by Arts
> Council England,
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