Nordic Outbreak, Launched with Björk’s “Mutual Core” in Times Square’s Midnight Moment, is Touring Worldwide
Streaming Museum produces contemporary-themed art exhibitions that have been viewed by millions of people around the world on screens in public spaces on 7 continents, its website, and live at partnering cultural centers.
NORDIC OUTBREAK IS SPONSORED BY: Nordic Culture Fund, Nordic Culture Point, Consulate General of Sweden, Royal Norwegian Consulate General, Consulate General of Finland, Consulate General of Denmark, Consulate General of Iceland, Office for Contemporary Art Norway, Production Network for Electronic Art Norway, Icelandic Art Center, The Danish Arts Foundation.
Nordic Outbreak artists, collaborating museums and cultural organizations, the worldwide tour, and much more
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Streaming Museum curator Tanya Toft is launching UMA, a platform for research, reflection and critical discussion on urban media aesthetics.
[VIDEO + IMAGE GALLERY] Mariko Mori is inspired by the intersection of Nature, Ancient Culture and Technology. Her solo exhibition at Japan Society in NYC is on view through 1/12/14.
[VIDEO] Johannesburg-based Artist, Cultural Activist, Co-Founder of Trinity Sessions on public art in post-Apartheid South Africa
[VIDEO] The Danish artist group, Superflex, presented Rebranding Denmark (2006) and NYC premiere of The Working Life (2013) at NYC launch of Nordic Outbreak touring exhibition
Teru Kuwayama, journalist, in Afghanistan
One-Eight is an experimental media project, funded by a 2010 Stanford University Newschallenge Grant to Teru Kuwayama, to use an online journal – basetrack.org, to chronicle the events of a military battalion by connecting the personnel, their families and other…
Maurice Benayoun Occupies the Financial District, NYC
Renowned French media artist Maurice Benayoun converses with Tanya Toft as they visit Wall Street, Zuccotti Park, the World Trade Center, Trinity Church and St. Pauls in New York City’s Financial District. [30:00] Transcript of the video,”Maurice Benayoun Occupies the…
Michael Najjar Plans Virgin Galactic Space Travel
German media artist, Michael Najjar met with Streaming Museum Associate Curator, Tanya Toft in New York City for a conversation about his 2013 space flight on Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic. Najjar talks about his training with Russian Astronauts for space…
John Cage’s “Lecture On The Weather” (1976) – a political statement relevent today
Commissioned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Observance of the BiCentennial of the United States of America, 1976 JOHN CAGE website Cage set the tone for “Lecture on the Weather” (1976) in a recorded preface (transcript below) as he stated his political,…
Wilson Miner…“We shape our tools and our tools shape us.”
“We shape our tools and our tools shape us.” As more of the tools we live with become digital instead of physical, our opportunity – and responsibility – as designers is multiplying. We live in a world of screens, and we are the ones…
The arts are instrumental in Johannesburg’s rejuvenation
Streaming Museum Founding Partner and Co-producer Marcus Neustetter and his collaborator Stephen Hobbs at The Trinity Session are based in the Johannesburg Maboneng Precinct (Place of Light) where varied multi media events are taking place. The Trinity Session is instrumental in the…
"Lagoglyphs" limited edition animation and silkscreens by Eduardo Kac and selected artwork exhibited by Streaming Museum are available to Collect.
Streaming Museum presents contemporary-themed exhibitions of international fine arts, pop culture and interdisciplinary synergies to a global audience via the Internet, an expanding network of big screens worldwide, and at partnering cultural centers.
Produced and broadcast in New York City, Streaming Museum generates content in collaboration with a variety of cultural and educational organizations, prominent and emerging visual and performing artists, curators, and visionaries across fields.
The museum’s program content can be considered ‘contemporary hieroglyphs’ that speak across cultures in our visually oriented, globally interconnected, hyper-information age.
Streaming Museum is part of the information-with-social-value economy.
Streaming Museum opened on January 29, 2008, exhibiting Good Morning Mr. Orwell (1984) precisely at the same moment on one public screen on each of seven continents: Johannesburg, South Africa; Antarctica, Jubany Scientific Base of Argentina; Seoul, Korea; Melbourne, Australia; London, UK; Dallas, Texas; Montevideo, Uruguay; as well as Second Life.
Since then, Streaming Museum exhibitions been viewed at public screens in over 55 international locations, as well as arts festivals, and cultural centers. All exhibitions are also viewed at streamingmuseum.org.
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Antarctica and South America: Andrea Juan, Artist / Curator / Head of Cultural Projects National Antarctic Affairs of Argentina Chancellery
Africa: Marcus Neustetter, Artist / Curator, Johannesburg, South Africa
Asia: Dooeun Choi, curator, Art Center Nabi, Seoul, Korea
Australia: Glenn Harding
Europe: Mirjam Struppek, International Urban Media Consultant and Researcher
Second Life: James Morgan, Director Ars Virtua
Advisors / Collaborators:
Janet Bellotto, Curator / Artist / Co-chair Department of Art and Design, Zayed University, Dubai
Alana Esposito, freelance journalist focusing on international relations and contemporary art; Contributing writer for Streaming Museum
Shamina de Gonzaga, Executive Director, World Council of Peoples for the United Nations, Former Special Advisor on NGO Relations, UN General Assembly
Sherrill Kazan, President, World Council of Peoples for the United Nations
Marnie Muller, Co-Founder, Aboard Spaceship Earth Project
Lara Sedbon, Streaming Museum development, France, Singapore and Southeast Asia
Berta Sichel, Independent curator working internationally and Curator at Large at the Reina Sofia, Madrid
Marty St. James, Artist / Professor of Fine Art, University of Hertfordshire, UK
Yara Travieso, Choreographer, Intermedia artist, NYC