TACTICAL MEDIA CONFERENCE-4/28-NY

Posted by Marisa Olson | Tue Apr 24th 2007 9:03 a.m.

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TACTICAL MEDIA CONFERENCE
Saturday, April 28, 2007

Presentations on the theory & practice of tactical media and
contemporary protest art, by graduate students in the ITP program at
NYU's Tisch School of the arts.

The presenters' talks will be grouped into three panels, to be
moderated by their Professor, Marisa Olson (Editor & Curator,
Rhizome), on the topics of Play & Consumption; Fear, Spectacle, and
the Media; and the Interfaces and Architecture of Control. These
panels will consist of both artist talks and analytical essays and
audience members will be invited to give feedback on a few works in
progress.

Venue:The Change You want to See Gallery
84 Havemeyer @ Metropolitan, Brooklyn, NY 11211
L to Bedford o Lorimer, G to Metropolitan, J/M/Z to Marcy
http://www.thechangeyouwanttosee.org

Hours:12-5 pm, Saturday, April 28, 2007

Program:

12:00Open Seating
12:15Welcome & Introduction, Marisa Olson

12:30-2Practicing Play & Consumption
Panelists: Kati London, Felipe Ribeiro, Tim McNerney, and Stefanie Wuschitz

2-3:30Fear, Spectacle, and the Media
Panelists: Armin Cooper, Emery Martin, Anjali Patel, and Ben Yee

3:30-5Interfaces & Architectures of Control
Panelists: Mushon Zer-Aviv; collaborators Nick Hasty, Josh Knowles,
and Tim Stutts; and collaborators Kunal Gupta and Tristan Perich

About the venue:
The Change You Want To See is the gallery and convergence stage run by
the activist arts collective Not An Alternative.
http://www.notanalternative.net
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