BYOB CHICAGO IV Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Mana Contemporary Chicago 2233 S Throop St., Chicago, IL, 60608 8pm–11pm (6th floor) BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer) is a simple art exhibition format wherein artists bring a projector (beamer) to an open space and project moving images for one night only.
Here is a nice video recapitulation of Nick Briz‘s performance at DINCA Vision Quest 2013 (at Mana Contemporary, Chicago), a performance that lead to a new-media Holy Communion of sorts, where the audience joined in a line and received bread (mini cookies) from Briz. A very special thanks to Anja Jamrozik for shooting and editing […]
presented by Upgrade!Chicago (curated by Nick Briz) @ the Nightingale 1084 N. Milwaukee, Chicago, IL, 60642 (map) Tuesday, February 21, 2012 @ 7PM $5 donation On Tuesday, Feb 21, at 7pm, Upgrade!Chicago presents an evening of experimental sound/music performances and noise/new-media lectures by Nicolas Maigret (Paris) and HARD R (Chicago). Upgrade!Chicago is an art and technology series which […]
BYOB Chicago #2 18 October 2011, 6–8pm, free at The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (map) BYOB is a series of one-night exhibitions in which artists explore the medium of projection using their own “beamers” (projectors). BYOB has taken place in more than 40 cities throughout the world. Originally conceived by artist Rafaël Rozendaal, BYOB Chicago […]
Chris Cueller @ the Nightingale presented by Upgrade! Chicago Tuesday, October 4, 2011 the Nightingale Theatre 1084 N MILWAUKEE AVE. CHICAGO IL 60642 (map) Chris Cuellar is a Los Angeles (previously Chicago) based new-media artist, writer and provocateur. His works occupy various media simultaneously including www, installation, social-media and printed texts. His pieces, occasionally brain-busting but […]
Theodore Darst and Louis Doulas on Curating New Media Upgrade! Chicago 2011.04.12 The Nightingale (map) 7PM FREE 1084 N. Milwaukee Chicago, IL 60642 Theodore Darst curates TLVSN, “a monthly series of video and new media screenings/performances.” TLVSN has recently featured the work of Chelsey Hoff, Bit_Synthesis (Ben Baker-Smith), CRACKED RAY TUBE (James Connolly and Kyle […]