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NEoN | JODI: Variable Art for the ZX Spectrum

JODI | Jet Set Willy

1st-28th August 2016, Thurs to Sun, 11am-6pm. FREE
VRC, DCA, 152 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DY

As part of the DiGRA FDG games conference, NEoN is proud to present the work of JODI. The artist duo, also known as Jodi.org, is considered one of the most influential artist groups working on the Web and they are important pioneers in the artistic manipulation of videogames.

The exhibition features JODI’s experiments based on the ZX Spectrum, the 8-bit home computer that was manufactured in Dundee. It includes their programmes written in the computer language BASIC and their modification of ‘Jet Set Willy’, the 80s platform game.

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Alt-w | Paperholm

Paperholm Group

15th & 16th December 2017,10am-5pm. RSVP
Alt-w LAB, City Art Centre, 2 Market Street, Edinburgh

Cycle 11 Alt-w Production Award -
Charles Young
www.paperholm.com

An exploration of architecture through the daily production of tiny models from 200gsm watercolour paper. A new building or structure designed, made, recorded and published online each day, often as an animated gif.

The models are combined into an installation that presents a city located on an imaginary archipelago. Visitors to the exhibition can also stand behind the wheel on the bridge of a ship sailing towards these islands.

NEoN | Coded After Lovelace

Garden of Emoji Delights (Detail), Carla Gannis, 2013.

3rd November 2014 to 6th March 2015, Mon-Fri 10am-4pm.
Hannah Maclure Centre, 1-3 Bell Street, Dundee DD1 1HP

Coded After Lovelace offers a survey of art that critically reflects on the creative use of technology, its development and limitations. From the room-sized computers of the Bell Labs era to the tablet-based work of today.

The exhibition seeks to bring greater visibility to the work of women artists who have often been left out of histories of art and technology. Coded After Lovelace also creates a new lineage across artists of different generations.

Artists include Bureau of Inverse Technology, Carla Gannis, Claudia Hart, Olia Lialina, Lorna Mills, Rosa Menkman, Lillian F Schwartz, Erica Scourti and Cornelia Sollfrank. Curated by Nora O’Murchu and Faith Holland.

NEoN | Show Us Your Assets

NEoN | Show Us Your Assets

Friday 7th November 2014, 10:30am-4:30pm.
Malmaison, 44 Whitehall Crescent, Dundee DD1 4AY

As part of the NEoN Digital Art Festival this mini symposium on futureproofing the digital arts invites art historians, academic researchers, archivists and artists to debate tactics for ensuring legacy for moving image and media art in all its analogue and digital manifestations.

Laura Leuzzi (REWINDItalia), Donna Holford-Lovell (NEoN), Mark Daniels (New Media Scotland), Thomson & Craighead (artists), Nora O’Murchu (University of Limerick), Sarah Cook (DJCAD/CRUMB), Gregor White (Abertay University), Prof. Stephen Partridge (DJCAD/REWIND) and Luke Collins (Lux Scotland).

FULLY BOOKED

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Alt-w | Ei Wada

Ei Wada

12th Nov to 4th Dec 2015, Mon-Sun 10am-6pm.
DCA, 152 Nethergate, Dundee DD1 4DY

Cycle 10 Alt-w Production Award -
NEoN Digital Arts Festival
www.northeastofnorth.com

Ei Wada creates installations, musical compositions and performances by combining computer-controlled analog appliances such as reel-to-reel tape recorders or cathode ray tube TV sets with live instruments and helium balloons.

He performs with both the Open Reel Ensemble and the Braun Tube Jazz Band and has presented work worldwide at festivals including Ars Electronica, Japan Media Art Festival, SIGGRAPH, Sónar and Transmediale.