Generation i.2

Edith Ruß House for Media Art, Oldenburg, Germany
Curator: Claudia Giannetti
Artists: Christopher Baker (USA), Natalie Bookchin (USA), Mamadou Cissé (Senegal), Hasan Elahi (India/USA), c a l c & Johannes Gees (Spain/Switzerland), Eva Domènech (Spain), Marc Lee (Switzerland), Gabriel Mascaro (Brazil), Antoine Schmitt (France), Georgie Roxby Smith (Australia), David Schnell (Germany), Wolfgang Zach (Germany)

Exhibited Artwork

Breaking the News - Be a News-Jockey

Interactive net-based multi screen installation

Just tell us a headline or your favorite words and we'll create a modifiable streaming news-station for you. Breaking The News is an interactive installation, transmitting in realtime information from the internet. The user becomes a live performer, a News-Jockey. Background Friends ask: Could you help me to cook up a news that I'll like? Those questions often more …

Videowand mit 10000 Bildern, orange Schrift: Generation i.2

Journal Generation i.2 - Ästhetik des Digitalen im 21. Jahrhundert

Claudia Giannetti
Journal with colour ill
Claudia Giannetti
ISBN: 978-3-00-043807-3
EDITH-RUSS-HAUS für Medienkunst

Exhibiton: Generation i.2 - Aesthetics of the Digital in the 21st Century
15.11.2013 - 16.02.2014
EDITH-RUSS-HAUS für Medienkunst, Oldenburg, Germany

Worldwide networking creates new, global aesthetic tendencies: that is the tenor of this exhibition. It presents a selection of outstanding key works by international artists of the five continents. The exhibition’s main objective is to take interim stock of the most prominent tendencies in contemporary art in the first decade of the 21st century whose works are directly or indirectly influenced by the new languages of digital media, social network cultures, and networking processes—both in a formal and conceptual as well as in an aesthetic sense.

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