Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Virtual Venues Symposium & Z-Lab at UC Berkeley

Artistic Director and long time Z-Lab collaborator, John Crawford, has organized a symposium titled Virtual Venues: Exploring Materiality and Gesture. Z-Lab at UC Berkeley and the Embodied Media and Technology Lab at UC Irvine will have a direct real-time interaction on November 9th and 10th.   The event will focus on  a new research model within the University of California system. Join us for two days of exchange, research, and creative work.


Friday, November 9th
On the Berkeley Campus: All events take place in Z-Lab (Zellerbach Room 170)
5:30pm            Reception - Appetizers 
5:30-6:00pm   Interactive Demonstration Between UC Irvine and UC Berkeley 
6:00-6:45pm   Four Bi-Located Performances between UC Irvine and UC Berkeley
6:45-7:15pm   Talk by Jaime del Val (Media artist) from Madrid
7:15-8:00pm   UC Irvine Streaming Performances in Real Time to UC Berkeley
8:00-9:00pm   Roundtable Discussion and Responses

Saturday, November 10th
On the Berkeley Campus: All events take place in Z-Lab (Zellerbach Room 170)
11:00am          Installation by Inter-media artist Renee Rhodes (Bay Area)
12-1:30pm      Talks and Showing of Work by Participants - Brown Bag Lunch
1:30-2:00pm   Open Work Session
2:00-3:00pm   Local Performances at UC Irvine Streamed to UC Berkeley

Website: http://embodied.uci.edu/virtual-venues
* Please visit our Virtual Venues Page for more information.