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Conceptual conceptual art Film Multi Media Performance and Conceptual Video Visual Arts

Photos of SOMArts Cultural Center Event, Night Light: Multi-Media Garden Party

I went to the Night Light: Multi-Media Garden Party at the SOMArts Cultural Center. It was great seeing friends and meeting some wonderful artists. Below, you’ll find some footage I shot of┬áRadka Pulliam‘s piece, Up and Down the Street. It’s quite clever in that the viewer must “look in” the building to “look out” at […]

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Art Art Theory and Movements Conceptual Culture Criticism Observations Visual Arts

Disrupture @ icTus Gallery

This past weekend was rife with art. First, the Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance exhibition at SOMArts Cultural Center on Friday evening. Then, Saturday, Disrupture at icTus gallery in the Mission District of San Francisco. Check out the shows if you are able. I will be working on a write-up for Disrupture so please […]

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Art Art and Technology Art Theory and Movements Conceptual Digital Art Multi Media

Live Transmission by Scott Kildall

An amazing start to the weekend with Recology SF opening for Scott Kildall. I captured some video footage of Scott’s piece, Live Transmission. Kildall created the work using a turntable, DVD player, projector, wiring, and circuitry. The projection simulated a transmission of the distant future where humans salvage and re-create a world they once knew. […]

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Art and Technology Multi Media Social Networking

What if I told you someone was watching you? At this very moment…

It takes a lot to make me uneasy. A couple months ago, I was listening to National Public Radio (NPR) and heard a story about Mattel’s Video Girl Barbie, which piqued my interest considering the doll prompted an FBI warning. You can listen to the Morning Edition story here. It made me incredibly uneasy because […]

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Art Art Theory and Movements Artist's Studio Film Performance and Conceptual Photography Post Modernism Visual Arts

Retro-Tech

Hot off the presses…Enjoy! ***************************** Is the imagination a mode of technology? What role does the imagination play in technological advancements such as sensor-laden homes, personal GPS devices, and televisions that can display four channels simultaneously? Artists for Retro-Tech, an exhibition at the San Jose Museum of Art, answer the question of how imagination operates […]