Tele-bridge to Vilnius: Marcelo Terreni’s Presentation


 On August 25, 2015 CYLAND MediaArtLab hosted presentation by professor Marcelo Terreni on nonlinear languages at the White Hall of the Taiga Space in St. Petersburg. With its course of lectures and workshops on art and technology CYLAND MediArtLab provides an educational platform to share thoughts and gain experience from artists, critics, curators, coders, engineers and media activists. This platform had already proven the need and desire in media arts education from general public. CYLAND educational events provide reach discussions on possibilities of art and technology integration.

Marcelo Terreni is a professor, writer and videomaker from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Educated in multimedia technology, he has worked as a web and multimedia developer for public and private companies since 1999.

The presentation traced back on early examples of artists who surpassed the difficulties that traditional formats in literature, cinema or music imposed on their nonlinear aesthetic ambitions. Afterwards, it studied some language strategies in video art, photomontage, hypertext, experimental film or video games that found their way into nonlinear new media art.

For this presentation, we made interactive tele-bridge from St. Petersburg to the Kazimiero Simonavičiaus university (KSU) in Vilnius, Lithuania: Read the rest of this entry »

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