“Ryan’s Web 1.0. A Lossless Fall” by Ryan Trecartin Published by Link Editions, Brescia 2012 Available as a free PDF. Released on the occasion of the “Collect the WWWorld: The Artist as Archivist in the Internet Age” exhibition at 319 Scholes in New York (October 18 – November 4, 2012), this book presents the work and research behind “A Lossless Fall 2010” by Ryan Trecartin. The book provides a window into Trecartin’s creative practice, allowing the reader to learn more about this iconic work of contemporary art. In November 2010, Trecartin published four portraits of his long time collaborators (Lizzie Fitch, Veronica Gelbaum, Telfar Clemens, and Ashland Mines) in W Magazine, as a series entitled “A Lossless Fall 2010”. The portraits were a result of Trecartin’s extensive research into images and post-production, leaving few details from the original photographs in the final versions. Trecartin and his collaborators later published their research in DIS, a multi-media online art magazine, under the title “Ryan’s Web 1.0”. Ryan Trecartin (born in 1981 in Webster, Texas) is an artist and filmmaker currently based in Los Angeles. He received a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, Rhode Island in 2004. Solo … Continue reading
319 Scholes is currently accepting curatorial proposals for our 2013 exhibition program. We encourage rigorous, scholarly proposals in the fields of net art, new media, interactive art, sound art, and performance. No curatorial experience is required, and we encourage applicants from a wide variety of art, design and technology backgrounds to submit proposals. Four major group exhibitions will be selected from the applications, in addition to (2) one-weekend solo shows or events. The application deadline is October 1, 2012 with notification by October 15, 2012. Curators will be provided a small exhibition production budget, in addition to installation and administrative support. Details: 319 Scholes is a 3,000 sq. ft. non-profit exhibition space in Brooklyn, New York dedicated to promoting works at the intersection of art and technology. Review process: Apply by submitting the following information to proposals(at)319scholes.org: a brief concept (no more than 300 words) outlining the proposed exhibition or event, your CV or resume, and a potential artist list with links. Applications will be reviewed by Greg Barton, independent curator; Brian Droitcour, writer, translator, and curator; Francesca Gavin, curator and Visuals Arts Editor, Dazed & Confused Magazine; Nicholas O’Brien, artist and independent curator; Kate Watson, artist, archivist, and independent curator; … Continue reading
E-Vapor-8 curator Francesca Gavin has published a 4-page article in Dazed & Confused magazine with an essay, and features on 5 artists included in the exhibition: Fatima Al Qadiri, Rhys Coren, Jeffrey Gibson, Petra Cortright, and Travess Smalley.