Second Front at Third Space

Networked Conversation: an interview with Second Front, the first performance art group in the online virtual world of Second Life. Bibbe Hansen, Doug Jarvis, Patrick Lichty, Liz Solo, and Jeremy Owen Turner will join Randall Packer ::: live & online & global via Internet chat.

Saturday, October 28 ::: 11:00am – 12:00pm EDT – US East Coast (calculate your local time zone)

| Login & participate |
https://connect.ntu.edu.sg/thirdspacenetwork/
Select “Guest,” type your name, and “Enter Room.”

| Networked Conversations |
Networked Conversations is a series of online broadcasted interviews and discussions hosted by Randall Packer. Networked Conversations features media artists, curators, writers, and activists exploring a broad range of social, political and aesthetic topics at the intersection of net culture. Networked Conversations collapses geographical and cultural boundaries via participatory Internet chat: free & open & accessible from anywhere in the world. Presented by the Third Space Network.

All events take place at 11:00am ET – US East Coast: calculate your local time zone.

| Sponsored by the New Media Caucus (NMC) |
NMC is an international non-profit that supports the advancement of a diverse range of inquiry and initiatives that catalyze further evolution in the field of new media art. http://www.newmediacaucus.org/

| Third Space Network |
The Third Space Network (3SN) is an Internet broadcast channel for the live media arts and creative dialogue. 3SN is a project of Randall Packer in conjunction with research at the School of Art, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, where he is an Associate Professor of Networked Art.

Overview

Pokémon-A-Go-Go at The Go Show

Pokémon-A-Go-Go – one of a series of Second Front’s Pokémon themed videos – is screening this month at the Fiction Science Gallery in San Francisco as part of their tribute gallery exhibit – The GO Show.

About  Pokémon-A-Go-Go

Years of torment and domination have led to an uprising. While humans have been busy playing — Pokémon have been busy training! Awake! It is a new dawn for Pokémon! Downtrodden and abused creatures of the World — UNITE!

I AM POKEMON!

Pikachu – Liz Solo, Purrloin – Bibbe Hansen, Mew – Patrick Lichty, Umbreon – Yunji Kim Yohanning, Jiggly Puff – Phreek Fargis
With: Yael Gilks, Zesstar Zaymed, Hybrid Fusion, Ruri Rio Mihashi and SaveMe Oh.
Special appearances by: Razzbowski and PewDiePie/Beast Master 64

Concept by Bibbe Hansen, Patrick Lichty, Liz Solo, Yunji Kim Johanning; Machinima shot and edited by Liz Solo.