ICE Open House: Net Art

Thursday, November 29 at 7:00 PM
ICE Studio – Tanner Building Room 101

An early evening of short presentations and social hour at ICE. Athens may be known for music, but it is also home to some of the most influential practitioners of Net Art, a form of cultural production that operates in and around the Internet:

Rick Silva is a visiting professor in digital media at the Lamar Dodd School of Art. Rick will show bits from his old ( and new ( collaborative net art work.

Travis Hallenbeck (AB, Cognitive Science, 2004) will talk about 1-bit bitmaps as rubber stamps, monotimbral MIDI music, becoming an amateur virtuoso through heavy design constraints/rhythm, and the resulting virtual world.

John Michael Boling is the creator of and is a founding member of Nasty Nets Internet Surfing Club. He is a recent graduate of the digital media program at the Lamar Dodd School of Art.

The event is free and open to the public.