Virtual Incarnations 2002
Photo courtest of kondition pluriel
VIRTUAL INCARNATIONS 2002
Tue 10 - Sat 14 September 2002, 2pm - 8pm
Tue 10 Sep - Fri 13 Sep 2pm-8pm
Sat 14 Sep 1-2pm + 5-8pm
21st Century portrait of Merce Cunningham by Paul Kaiser, Shelley Eshkar and Marc Downie
Commissioned by the MIT Media Lab for the ID/Entity show curated by Christina Yang of the Kitchen in NYC
JAMES BUCKHOUSE TAP 2002
Wed 11 - Sat 14 Sep / Wed 25 - Sat 28 Sep
Wed - Fri 4pm-8pm / Sat 2pm-6pm
ICA: New Media Centre
Palm-based wireless project, offering animated characters the chance to take tap dancing lessons from each other – an artwork that becomes a metaphor for networked communication itself.
Tap is a work by James Buckhouse in collaboration with Holly Brubach, dancer Christopher Wheeldon and programmer Scott Snibbe.
Tap 2002 was commissioned by Dia Center for the Arts. Beaming Network presented in cooperation with Creative Time. Technology provided by Palm, Inc. with additional support from hi beam. Stations designed by ORG.
LIVE CHAT ROOM
collaboration / interauthorship
Sat 14 Sep 10.30am - 5pm
This year’s discussion has a focus on collaborative / interauthorship processes evolving from choreographers making dance performance alongside digital artists. The international panel includes: Merce Cunningham, Paul Kaiser, Shelley Eshkar, Shobana Jeyasingh, Marie Claude Poulin and Martin Kusch.
The day will be moderated by Ghislaine Boddington (shinkansen / ResCen)
KONDITION PLURIEL SCHÈME II
Tue 17 Sep - Wed 18 Sep 8pm
Choreographic installation integrating dance/performance, digital video and a sound environment to create an interactive 3D world - a physical and technical research around the body and technology.
UK presentation supported by the Québec Government Office, London
Virtual Incarnations is a Dance Umbrella / shinkansen / ICA / Future Physical (East England Arts / shinkansen / Essex Dance Agency) focus.