This is a platform where you can perform/present about water as a topic & metaphor: with upto 6 webcams and mix media...
Welcome online for the launch on 22 August - invite below.
find your time here: http://tinyurl.com/LAUNCH-WW
Suzon Fuks, Inkahoots and Igneous are delighted to invite you ONLINE to celebrate the Launch of WATERWHEEL,
an interactive, collaborative platform exploring water as a topic and metaphor; an online space for sharing media and ideas, performance and presentation.
Waterwheel investigates and celebrates this constant yet volatile global resource, fundamental element, environmental issue, political dilemma, universal theme and symbol of life. It encourages you to explore and discover, share and collaborate, contribute and participate with people around the world or right next door! It provides tools for live networking and real-time media mixing. Waterwheel is cost-free, accessible with just a click, and open to every one.
http://water-wheel.net (will go live on the night)
22 August 2011
at 6pm: find your time here: http://tinyurl.com/LAUNCH-WW
come on the ‘Launch TAP - 1’ on http://water-wheel.net/taps/dock/65 (will function on the night)
– you might be prompted to update your flash settings, which is very quick –
at 6.30pm: program of performances & presentations with people from around the world. You will be able to comment, react, participate in the type chat on your computer, and watch on your Android handheld devices.
Waterwheel was initiated by Suzon Fuks http://suzonfuks.net as part of a Fellowship assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.
Waterwheel has been developed in collaboration with Inkahoots http://inkahoots.com.au and Igneous http://www.igneous.org.au
Waterwheel is supported by Arts Queensland, Brisbane City Council, Judith Wright Centre for Contemporary Arts, Ausdance Queensland, Youth Arts Queensland, the EDGE, iMAL, RAW Publicity and Creative Sparks, a joint initiative of Brisbane City Council and the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.