ASCII History of Art for the Blind
To celebrate its tenth anniversary, The New York Digital Salon and
The World Financial Center Arts & Events Program present Vectors:
Digital Art of Our Time at the World Financial Center Courtyard
Gallery and Winter Garden April 22 through May 25, 2003. Events
include a new media art exhibition, performances, gallery tours,
an art and technology family day, computer animation and digital
video screenings, presentations by emerging artists, and panel
discussions. The new media art exhibition will include selected works
from the international survey of digital art by new media curators
from around the world recently published in the New York Digital Salon
special issue of Leonardo, Web site kiosks with net art,
a sound art room, and a timeline of the history of digital art.
A Digital Art and Culture Symposium will be held April 22 and 23
at the MoMA Gramercy Theater with Roger Malina, Executive Editor of Leonardo,
as the Keynote Speaker on Tuesday morning. Panel discussions on new media art
will look at theory and aesthetics, new uses of space, the role of artist as
programmer, the museum and art gallery in the 21st Century, new narratives, and new media
performance and music. Free and open to the public. Registration required.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vectors: Digital Art of Our Time is co-presented by the New York
Digital Salon and the World Financial Center Arts & Events program.
It is sponsored by the School of Visual Arts and Pace University, with
support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rockefeller Foundation,
and the New York State Council on the Arts. Additional support provided
by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Embassy Suites Hotel New York City,
Canadian Consulate General, New York, the Goethe-Institut Inter Nationes New York,
and the Embassy of France in the United States.