Michael Alstad
video, 15sec





MICHAEL ALSTAD is a Toronto based artist, curator and graphic designer. Michael is a founding member of YEAR ZERO ONE, a net.art gallery and electronic art forum, and the Symbiosis Collective, a group of multidisciplinary artists whose 4 site specific occupations took place in vacant buildings in Toronto from 1992 - 1997. His work has been featured in exhibitions and festivals in Toronto, New York, London, Berlin and Graz, Austria. Michael is dedicated to autonomous methods of direct artist/audience communication via electronic networks, site-specific installations and public art interventions. In November 02 Michael's work will be featured in Mediatopia: Networked Technology for the Creative and Critical, an on-line exhibition and symposium. http://www.mediatopia.net