Announced by Stephen Kovats, Transmediale Artistic Director, jury member Micz Flor, Claudia Becker of the _Vilém_Flusser_Archiv in Berlin and Mark Surman, Mozilla CEO and this year's speaker at the Marshall McLuhan Lecture, on Saturday 5 February at the House of World Cultures, The winners of the 2011 Transmediale Awards:

Jordan Crandall is this year's winner of the Vilém Flusser Theory Award. A few days ago he presented his written piece GATHERINGS 1: EVENT, AGENCY, AND PROGRAM in a performance lecture at the Auditorium.

Projects: Graffiti Analysis
People: Evan Roth, Jordan Crandall, Stephen Kovats
Tags: festival, transmediale

With RESPONSE:ABILITY, transmediale.11 puts forward a call to action in terms of how we live on and with the Internet today. Eyebeamers certainly have taken on the challenge: if you're in Berlin in early February, check it out! Mark Shepard's 2010 Eyebeam/V2_ residency project, Serendiptor, is nominated for a transmediale Award, as is Scott Kildall's Wikipedia Art with Nathaniel Stern.


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Kaho Abe, as part of Eyebeam, a DIY art collective based in New York, has created a Rube Goldberg or Fischli and Weiss-like contraption called the Ticket Machine.

Insert a quarter, and follow the path of the deliberately overengineered gizmo as hacked and discarded electronics perform one step after another, leading to the printing of a ticket. My receipt read "Everything has the potential to become a pancake."

Invisible Dog Art Center, Brooklyn, FI:AF

Eyebeam is thrilled to be participating in Farm City: Where Are You Growing? A Celebration of Urban Agriculture!


ROBOT featured a four-day festival featuring a robotic talent show, exhibition, workshops, presentations, party and massage parlor. The four-day event examined current applications of robotic technologies on creative practices, activism, consumerism and physical intimacy. Eyebeam concluded the event July 15 with a party from 6-10pm featuring music by DJ-I ROBOT, the first random-access, fully analog robotic DJ. All events are open to the public free of charge with a suggested donation.

People: Chico MacMurtrie, Chris Csikszentmihályi, Douglas Repetto, Erwin Driessens, Jonah Peretti, Maria Verstappen, Natalie Jeremijenko
Research: R&D Lab
Tags: event, festival, Robotics


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MARCH 18 + 20, 2010: ElectroSmog International Festival for Sustainable Immobility

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WindowFarms at Kiasma, Helsinki, as part of Pixelache Festival.




Gatwick not Schönefeld

Stranded in Horley

Started a riot.


Flew in Late

Personal pick-up

Ashram night

Pretty kitties

3 hrs sleep

Got dizzy trying yoga at 5.10 am

Stared at a yantra copy for 30 minutes quid

Continued staring at these ladies.

Transmediale 2010 begins today.


Guy Manoukian concert
August 9th, 2009
Beiteddine Festival
“images of the ‘new middle east’ ” is a commission by international artist and composer Guy Manoukian for an upcoming concert in Beiteddine, Lebanon. Beiteddine Festival is one of the oldest and finest festivals in the Middle East and is held in a 200-year-old palace in Beiteddine, built by emir [...]

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