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July 2017

Soundtracks at SFMOMA (San Francisco, California)

July 15, 2017 - January 1, 2018
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA),
151 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Floor 7 and multiple locations throughout the museum Soundtracks is the museum’s first large-scale group exhibition centered on the role of sound in contemporary art. Focusing on the perceptual experience of space, the exhibition offers opportunities for discovering public architectural features and galleries throughout the newly expanded building. Spanning sculpture, audio and video installation, and performance pieces made since 2000, the show takes its point of departure from key works in the media arts collection. Select pieces address the association…

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September 2017

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound (New York City)

September 14, 2017 - February 25, 2018
The Museum of Arts and Design,
2 Columbus Circle
New York, NY 10019 United States
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Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound is a multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material. At a time when so much visual information is being dispatched, consumed, and digested, the auditory provides a compelling sensory experience that is capable of reorienting the body to consider spatial and interpersonal relationships anew. Comprised of linked solo and curated projects, Sonic Arcade explores sound as substance, framing…

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October 2017

Nemo Biennial 2017-2018 (Paris, France)

October 4, 2017 - March 25, 2018
Unnamed Venue,
Paris, France
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The Region of Île-de-France, a resolutely digital territory, proposes six months of creative abundance with the second edition of the Nemo Biennial. As its theme indicates, there is no doubt that it will be made up of happy chance, creative accidents and serendipity everywhere! This mysterious word that means that when looking for something, one sometimes finds something far more interesting, is indeed the symbol of a real regional dynamic for artistic creation in the digital age. We wanted this…

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Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light (Washington, DC)

October 6, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Smithsonian American Art Museum,
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States
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October 6, 2017–January 7, 2018 Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC Lumia: Thomas Wilfred and the Art of Light is the first exhibition on this groundbreaking artist and his spellbinding light compositions in more than forty years. As early as 1919, well before the advent of consumer television and video technology, Wilfred began experimenting with light as his primary artistic medium, developing the means to control and project colorful, luminous forms that have been compared to the aurora borealis—and which…

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Making/Breaking the Binary: Women, Art, & Technology 1968-1985 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

October 8 - December 8
Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of the Arts,
333 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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Curator Kelsey Halliday Johnson presents the exhibition Making/Breaking the Binary: Women, Art, & Technology 1968-1985, surveying a generation of pioneering female artists and relating their work to the technology innovators who helped shape the information age. The exhibition will include visual artists such as Jennifer Bartlett and Lynda Benglis, and video and media art pioneers Sonia Landy Sheridan, Joan Jonas, Lynda Benglis, Shigeko Kubota, and Dara Birnbaum. To accompany the exhibition, Johnson will create a reading library that will place…

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November 2017

Transformer: Native Art in Light and Sound (New York City)

November 10, 2017 - January 6, 2019
National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in New York,
One Bowling Green (Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House)
New York, NY 10004 United States
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Transformer: Native Art in Light and Sound presents the work of ten artists who use light, digital projection, and experimental media to reflect on their place in and between traditional and dominant cultures. Through innovative sound art, digital media, and installation, the exhibition demonstrates the continuity of Indigenous cultures and creativity in the digital age. The artists use nontraditional media and colorful and dynamic forms to draw viewers into a world of indigenous experience, insight, and invention that is at…

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Kingdom of Colors at ARTECHOUSE (Washington, DC)

November 10 - November 26
ARTECHOUSE DC,
1238 Maryland Ave SW
Washington, DC 20024 United States
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Kingdom of Colors is an immersive visual experience from French filmmaker Thomas Blanchard and artist Oilhack, soundtracked by Lyon-based composer Leonardo Villiger. Immerse yourself into the world of dreamlike colorful liquids in motion showcased via our state-of-the-art 270 degree wall projections. Watch how this unique and innovative visual installation pushes the limits of engineering and creativity using the new possibilities afforded by advances in filmmaking and camera technology. This piece is a successful continuation of French filmmaker Thomas Blanchard’s creative…

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Thinking Machines: Art and Design in the Computer Age, 1959–1989 (New York City)

November 13, 2017 - April 8, 2018
MoMA,
11 West 53 Street
New York, NY 10019 United States
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Drawn primarily from MoMA’s collection, Thinking Machines: Art and Design in the Computer Age, 1959–1989 brings artworks produced using computers and computational thinking together with notable examples of computer and component design. The exhibition reveals how artists, architects, and designers operating at the vanguard of art and technology deployed computing as a means to reconsider artistic production. The artists featured in Thinking Machines exploited the potential of emerging technologies by inventing systems wholesale or by partnering with institutions and corporations…

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Soft Manipulator by Sonic Robots (Dresden, Germany)

November 14, 2017 - February 28, 2018
Altana Gallery Dresden, Kustodie der TU Dresden,
Helmholtzstraße 9
Dresden, 01069 Germany
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A playful interactive installation where the audience experiments with rhythms, mechanics, and objects. Everyday items like glasses, pots, as well as small musical instruments are placed on a light platform. Seven robotic mechanic devices can be manipulated interactively by the audience, manipulating the sound of the objects. The six robotic mechanics beat the objects, creating a constantly changing polyrhytmic web of sound and rhythm.

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Culturehub: Visions of the Future III (New York City)

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
La MaMa / The Downstairs,
66 East 4th Street
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Hyphen Hub returns for its third year of extraordinary and otherworldly performances that showcase radical new visions of the future from around the world. Featuring the U.S. premieres of cYcle by Montreal’s QUADr who make audiovisual magic on bicycle wheels, and SWARM by Bogota-based collective Attractor. The evening will also feature Dutch Fashion-Tech designer Anouk Wipprecht who combines fashion and technology with interactive creations.

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