Straight Out of Brisbane


SOOB New Media

New Media, New Works
Broadcasting Networks
Showcasing the unpopular
Small Black Box
How the new media folk survive
Space is the place
MAX/MSP/Jitters for novices
Open Digital Screens
Girltron Circuit Bending
JEDI: jam experiment dance interact
Circuit-Bent Mayhem
Side-Show Valley
Isentropic Processes
Killa Chinchilla
Hardly Normal a-go-go

Why are we doing SOOB?

To our eye the Brisbane arts scene is institutionalised and hostile to emerging artists. SOOB is one response ...
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This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

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An image by Takahashi Tetsuko from the Thea Bauman-curated Mechalust exhibition, TC Beirne Centre



Sunday 5th ? Wednesday 8th December, 12? 5pm
Institute for Modern Art, 420 Brunswick St Fortitude Valley, and ...
TC Beirne Centre arcade, Bruwnswick and Chinatown Malls, Fortitude Valley
Mechalust Opening: Sunday 5th December 6pm - 8pm
Cost: FREE

A new media exhibition presenting the work of artists exploring notions of machine desires, automated lovers, techno-fetishism, robot love, and otaku infatuations with virtual identities. Media includes CG slide projections, digital prints, Quake game mods, and animation. Mechalust is accompanied by an artist talk on robot culture and a workshop on dolls and toy hacking conducted by artist Kirsty Boyle. &

FEATURING: Linda Erceg (Australia), Tetsuto Takahashi (Japan), SumGuy (USA), Kirsty Boyle (Australia).

CURATED by Thea Baumann.




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