YZO Blog

  • 11.03.2010

    NomadicMILK

    NomadikMilk, a project by visual artist, Esther Polak, focuses on tracing the mobility of milk in the Nigerian landscape. She does this by following the nomadic Fulani of Nigeria, as they transport milk in comparison to that of truck drivers hired by PEAK milk, a prominent brand in the country. The trail is mapped with […]

  • 11.02.2010

    Electronic Bric-A-Bracs

    InterAccess is opening a mini-shop to sell new media ephemera, multiples, and publications. Electronic Bric-a-Bracs is meant to provide an alternate platform for the dissemination of new media work by showcasing small, cheap, and multiple projects. Housed in a single shelving unit nestled between our offices and the washroom, the shop will receive a high […]

  • 11.01.2010

    Pocket Video Workshops

    Workshop dates November 15 to 18, 2010 from 10AM to 4PM. Workshops will be held at InterAccess, 9 Ossington Avenue, Toronto. Facilitators: Julià Carboneras Girgas Nacho Durán Fernando Velázquez, Overview of activities The objective of this 20-hour workshop is to learn how to produce micro-narratives in the form of celu-films (pocket film/video); those created for […]

  • 10.21.2010

    Ceci n’est pas la FIAC

    Ceci n’est pas la Fiac, vous ne vous êtes pas trompé de lieu ! lafiac.com est un espace rhizomatique qui étend les frontières de la Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain aux artistes qui utilisent le Web comme espace de création. lafiac.com : lieu de présentation de 29 artistes internationaux et 29 oeuvres en ligne, accessibles par […]

  • 10.21.2010

    Network Politics: Objects, Subjects and New Political Affects

    October 22-23, Ryerson University, Toronto Rogers Communication Centre, Room 202 A Symposium co-sponsored by the AHRC funded “New Configurations of Network Politics” project at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge UK, and the Infoscape Centre for the Study of Social Media, Ryerson University. In the network age, the question of political agency is becoming increasingly troublesome, with […]

  • 10.17.2010

    Natalie Jeremijenko: walking tadpoles and texting fish

    Natalie Jeremijenko’s Environmental Health Clinic at NYU puts art to work, and addresses environmental woes by combining engineering know-how with public art and a team of volunteers. These real-life experiments include: Walking tadpoles, texting “fish,” planting fire-hydrant gardens and more.

  • 10.05.2010
  • 10.01.2010

    Game Show + Deep Play

    October 2 – December 19 Surrey Art Gallery Surrey, British Columbia Game Show explores the relationships between contemporary culture and play, games and visual art, with works by artists Stephen Andrews, Myfanwy Ashmore, Matilda Aslizadeh, Jim Breukelman, Christos Dikeakos, Brian Howell, Keith Langergräber, Evan Lee, Alison MacTaggart, Corin Sworn, Colette Urban and Paul Wong. Also […]

  • 09.30.2010

    Serendipitor

    Serendipitor from mark shepard on Vimeo. Serendipitor is an alternative navigation app for the iPhone that helps you find something by looking for something else. The app combines directions generated by a routing service (in this case, the Google Maps API) with instructions for action and movement inspired by Fluxus, Vito Acconci, and Yoko Ono, […]

  • 09.30.2010

    DJ Spooky brings Arctic to Toronto City Hall’s green roof

    Multimedia artist, writer and expedition voyager – DJ Spooky a.k.a. Paul D. Miller & Artist and Cape Farewell Founder – David Buckland bring the Arctic to Toronto at Nuit Blanche, Oct. 2nd with two live concerts in the Dan Graham Pavilion less than 24 hours after returning from their Cape Farewell Arctic expedition! Additional media […]