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  • 16 2014 November

    Rally to Save The Internet In San Francisco Thursday Nov 20 At City Hall

    This Thursday is an important day for anyone interested in being heard about an upcoming FCC decision to preserve a democratic and open internet. Concerned citizens, activists and a coalition of advocacy organizations are gathering at

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    This Thursday is an important day for anyone interested in being heard about an upcoming FCC decision to preserve a democratic and open internet. Concerned citizens, activists and a coalition of advocacy organizations are gathering at

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  • 27 2013 August

    Memes As Art: Media Installation Artist Dave Greber

    by Mark Gould, Editor – Photosynthesis Media Arts and Theory Journal (republished from my other blog) For a while now, I’ve wanted to write and introduce you to the work of media installation artist Dave

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    by Mark Gould, Editor – Photosynthesis Media Arts and Theory Journal (republished from my other blog) For a while now, I’ve wanted to write and introduce you to the work of media installation artist Dave

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  • 01 2013 July

    Simon Christen’s “Adrift” – A Love Letter to the Fog

    Adrift from Simon Christen on Vimeo.   Animator, photographer, and filmmaker Simon Christen knows how to bring art and technology together. He’s worked as an animator at Pixar, as a photographer of urban scenes, and

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    Adrift from Simon Christen on Vimeo.   Animator, photographer, and filmmaker Simon Christen knows how to bring art and technology together. He’s worked as an animator at Pixar, as a photographer of urban scenes, and

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Art

North Beach tenants find strength and friendship as they fight to keep their homes – KALW/Public Radio Exchange

from Melanie Young, KALW – Crosscurrents (via PRX.org) At the Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center, two dozen residents of North Beach come on a recent Tuesday night to hear from neighbors who have experienced evictions. The state’s Ellis Act allows landlords to withdraw

December 7, 2014
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San Francisco

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Upcoming Book Talks and Poetry Readings by Judy Yung and Genny Lim

Here are upcoming dates for poetry readings from the book, Island (University of Washington Press.) For thirty years, from 1910 to 1940, Angel Island in San Francisco Bay was the first, often the only, toehold in America for immigrants from China. From the

December 7, 2014
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Video Art

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Creator’s Project: Interactive Light Installation Brings Media Art Into Real World Experinence

Muti Randolph takes new media and lighting installation technology to bring visual arts literally into a new dimension. In 2013, interactive art installations are exploding out from 2 dimensional containers and  becoming wearable designs or room ambiance or video art experiences. Step inside Muti Randolph’s interactive light installation Deep Screen at

March 23, 2013
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Projects

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    Who Decides To Use Military Force – Or, The Wind Up Monkey Needs To Go Back To Work

    House Speaker John Boehner released a video yesterday of him and his new toy wind up monkey, a gift given to him by his staff. In the video Mr. Boehner is playing with his cute granddaughters. While awfully cute -

    August 29, 2014
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    Memes As Art: Media Installation Artist Dave Greber

    by Mark Gould, Editor – Photosynthesis Media Arts and Theory Journal (republished from my other blog) For a while now, I’ve wanted to write and introduce you to the work of media installation artist Dave Greber, part of the New

    August 27, 2013
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    The EFF Guide to San Diego Comic-Con

    With the arrival of summer at EFF, you can hear the excitement in the stuffing of luggage and locking of office doors as our team prepares for some of the most important conventions in the world. Black Hat starts on

    July 24, 2013
  • Art, Culture, Media and Technology Notes: December 14th, 2012

    news and ideas from writers around the San Francisco Bay Area this week, curated and edited by Mark Gould Republished to the new good.is platform from YouTube by Thrash Lab: Video: (Empty America) What San Francisco Would Look Like Without

    December 14, 2012
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    CYBERFEST 2012 St. Petersburg, Russia, November 23 – 29

    (SFsthetik.com) CYBERFEST is the first and only Russian annual International festival for cybernetic art (which combines living, biological and somatic substances with computational and technical), held annually since 2007. This year the festival is attended by more than 80 artists

    November 14, 2012
  • EFF Sunshine Week: Forecast Looks Cloudy for PATRIOT Act Transparency

    Sunshine Week: Forecast Looks Cloudy for PATRIOT Act Transparency (via EFF) As we noted in an earlier post, EFF received the first batch of records from the DOJ in our FOIA lawsuit related to Section 215 of the PATRIOT Act

    March 18, 2012
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