2014 Events

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2014 Events

Items in the 2014 Events Collection

Media Archeologies Institute
The Film, Video, New Media, Animation department's Media Archeologies Institute will present a series of lectures and workshops that will take place throughout the Fall 2013 semester. Its main objective being to provide a site for inquiry into the…

Johannes Heldén: Evolution/Entropy
Swedish poet and artist Johannes Heldén’s work addresses nature, narrative, entropy and the future. He will be presenting the Evolution project – an artificial intelligence designed to replace him as writer and musician. Heldén will read live…

Curious Cinema: Spring 2014 Program
January 28th Water and Power (1989) Pat O’Neill February 25th Immer Zu (1997) Janie GeiserWoods Marm (1998) Nancy AndrewsPoint De Gaze (2012) Jodie Mack March 25th Zorn’s Lemma (1970) Hollis Frampton April 22ndWatersmith (1973) Will HindleCurtain…

Curious Cinema: Fall 2014 Program
Join us at the Flaxman Library Special Collections Reading Room for a monthly series of loosely programmed screenings from our extraordinary 16mm print collection. We have nearly 700 titles by filmmakers from around the globe, many of which are not…

Electronic Literature Organization Reading
A reading by members of the Electronic Literature Organization featuring: Abraham Avnisan, MD Coverley, Leo Flores, Chris Funkhouser, Dene Grigar, Mark C. Marino, Judd Morrissey, Scott Rettberg, Mark Sample, Stephanie Strickland, Zach Whalen, Roger…

Krissy Wilson: Detritus
Krissy Wilson (MFA Writing) discusses her ongoing project Detritus and interactive installation currently on view in Clutch Gallery. Detritus is an interactive installation by Krissy Wilson that invites viewers to compose poetry using bits of…

Against All Odds: Polish Graphic Design from 1919 to 1949
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Flaxman Library Special Collections & the Hejna Chair in Polish Language & Literature at UIC present a lecture by Pjotr Rypson. Rypson is an art critic, art and literature historian, journalist,…

Abraham Avnisan: Toward a Quantum Poetics
Abraham Avnisan (MFA Art & Technology) discusses his work in the field of electronic literature.Works discussed include Collocations and Sic: Deletions and Emendations.Collocations is a work of experimental writing that explores the…

Cyber/Queer Space: A Queer Mixed Reality Symposium
The Queer Mixed Reality Collective is a student-run collective of artists and scholars working to create discourse around the topic of cyber space as a queer space. We ask: how do contemporary technologies affect the formation of a queer identity,…