“GAMA XII” by Pauchi Sasaki Via Speaker Dress at Art Basel Miami Beach (Miami, Florida)

On Thursday, December 3, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm, La Mar will host an evening fusing art, music and technology. Guests will have the opportunity to meet HENSE and discuss his works, followed by an exclusive performance by Pauchi Sasaki of Peru. During Sasaki’s performance, she wears a dress of speakers which allows her to mix live violin performance with electronic music through sensors on her hands. A special menu inspired by the art and performance will be presented by La Mar Executive Chef Diego Oka.

Middlesticks and Spinning Night in Living Color by Elaine Buckholtz at Art Basel Miami (Miami, Florida)

Part of the new Satellite exhibition

Elaine Buckholtz "Spinning Night in Living Color," 2011 from Electric Works on Vimeo.

For the past 30 years, Elaine Buckholtz has been working with aspects of moving light, combining the mediums of moving light, sound, video, and sculpture. Buckholtz’s exhibition, Middlesticks and Spinning Night in Living Color, on view at The Deauville focuses on light sculpture, video installation, and manipulated video stills. The works produced for this fair are made up of two different, yet related, ways of working.

Transfer Galleries Installation of DiMoDA at Art Basel Miami (Miami, Florida)

SATELLITE is pleased to announce Transfer Galleries installation of DiMoDA – ‘The Digital Museum of Digital Art’ in conjunction with The Wrong New Media Biennale.

DiMoDA is a preeminent virtual institution and a virtual reality exhibition platform dedicated to the distribution and promotion of New Media Art. For it’s debut, DiMoDA will be presenting works by Jacolby Satterwhite (NY), Claudia Hart (NY/CHICAGO), Tim Berresheim (DE) and a project by Aquanet 2001 (Salvador Loza and Gibran Morgado) from Mexico City.

The atrium of the museum is architected and modeled in 3D by Alfredo Salazar-Caro. Viewers wear an Oculus Rift to enter DiMoDA, immediately approaching a number of ‘portals’ which can be used to access the ‘wings’ of the museum. Exhibiting artists have complete control to shape the virtual environment in which their works are installed inside the museum.

As a virtual institution, DiMoDA is dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and exhibiting Digital artworks from living New Media artists, while expanding the conscious experience of viewing Digital art in a Virtual space. The DiMoDA building is intended as a home for contemporary digital art and incubator for new ideas, as well as an architectural contribution to the Internet’s virtual landscape.

Conceived in 2013 by Alfredo Salazar-Caro and William James Richard Robertson, DiMoDA launches in November of 2015 with its first exhibition as a pavilion in The Wrong Biennale and a physical exhibition at TRANSFER in New York from November 14 through December 19th, 2015.