Space is the Place

International Symposium of Electronic Arts [ISEA 2009] Dublin

Thursday, 27th August - Tuesday, 1st September 2009

The closing reception for Space is the Place takes place today from 18.00-20.00 at the NCAD gallery.

There will also be a live work from 12.00 with Glenn Loughran creating a window drawing on the topic of ‘Precarity and the University’.

a seminar series examining technology change, cultural change and the critical thinking of the everyday

This series (commenced spring 2009) seeks to examine the question of technology change and cultural change in a critical manner. This comprises a series of discussions around the intersections of contemporary thought, critical practice and technology.

The tech.know group have already organised:

• special event with DATA on digital commons networks and social software
• Space is the Place NCAD Gallery 27 August – 1 September 2009 ISEA 2009 Dublin event - an exhibition of documentation of artistic practices which intervene in public space. The focus is on ephemeral, temporary works which take place out of a gallery setting, living on only in their documentation. Invited artists will send documentation of their work as images, texts and video directly to the gallery electronically where the material will be printed out and displayed on walls and screens by the curatorial team with the exhibition being produced in the gallery during its run. A submission / suggestion system utilising social networking sites Facebook, and Twitter will also be provided. (Conor McGarrigle and John Buckley)

For more information please contact  +353 (0) 1 6364390 or
Open Mon – Fri 1pm- 5pm, NCAD Gallery, 100 Thomas Street, Dublin 8, Ireland.