the 2008 edition!
February 28-29, March 1, 2008
Radars & Fences
When the Paradigms of Discipline and Control Collide
New York University
March 6-7, 2008
METAGALLERY represents a first set of references (short introductions
and links) to explore the works of the artists and collectives invited
by d-i-n-a since 2000.
"Media Hacking, Communication
Guerrilla, Culture Jamming", "Radical Entertainment,
Collective Hallucinations", "Digital Deconstructed"
label creative practices that use irony and usually low-tech strategies
to subvert communication technologies as tools to manifacture consent,
control or mass entertainment.
These classes or labels are meant to open a debate rather than freezing
it with a final categorization. We use them to suggest common objectives,
style and practices through different historical, geografical and cultural
MEDIA HACKING, COMMUNICATION GUERRILLA, CULTURE JAMMING
Actions / campaigns which infiltrate the media machine, questioning its
transparency, exposing its structural contradictions or simply using the
'fun' factor to subvert it.
Off-beat projects flirting with popular culture products, icons, and communication
Ironical forms of criticism of the commercial exploitation of public domain.
DJ SPOOKY That Subliminal
CHICKS ON SPEED
(Germany / Australia/ USA)
(New Zealand / USA)
& The Church of Stop Shopping
CASSEURS DE PUB
(U.S.A. / France) - (see old