I have 3 projections as part of the Arts Council New Orleans’ LUNA Fête. My projections will run on Julia St , Friday and Saturday night, from 6-9 pm
The 3 projections are:
Meanders, river meanders drip down the side of the 4 story building on the corner of Julia and Magazine St.
Identity Theft, an interactive projection that steals the identities of people passing by. This will be on Julia St by Arthur Rogers Gallery and the LA Children’s Museum.
Flow, motion creates swirls of color in this interactive projection. This will also be on Julia St by Arthur Rogers Gallery and the LA Children’s Museum.
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Myrtle has reprised the Automata show in the Ogden Museum’s tunnel. The show , called Technological Terrarium, will open for White Linen night.
Artist’s in the show are Mark Anderson, Kevin Brown, Christopher Deris, Adam Farrington, Jesse Fontenot, Gumbo Labs, Samuel Joyce, Jayme Kalal, Kourtney Keller, Colin McIntyre, Lefty Parker, Bob Snead, David Sullivan and H. Cole Wiley. On view through September 12, 2011
Here’s the info from the Ogden website:
Below is a link to Doug’s rundown of White Linen Night events:
nola.com has an article about automata, including a mention and a picture of my piece Identity Theft.
both doug and eric have reviews of automata with videos on their websites.
my piece, identity theft is in the second edition of automata, the show of moving machines put together by Myrtle Von Damitz at the Ironworks on Piety St in New Orleans. The show opens sat April 2nd and runs until the 16th, but my piece will be leaving next weekend, so see it now.
here is the automata link: http://automatanola.wordpress.com/
Kurt Schwitters is now on Twitter. Keep up with what the dead man is thinking, tweeting daily from his merzbau under the ground in Hanover, Germany. In keeping with the absurd minutia of social networking, Schwitters is bringing his information rich merz online via the powerful possibilities of Web 2.0. To follow Schwitters on Twitter, click this link, www.twitter.com/kschwitters
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Born in 1887, Kurt Schwitters was a german painter famous for his collages, or Merz Pictures. He was also well known for his sound poetry, which you can hear on UbuWeb. He was loosely associated with DADA. He died in England in 1948.