Postinternet is net.art's undefined bastard child ARPANET dialogues

22 October 2013

Furtherfield, London - online only



Session organised with Furtherfield  based on a part of one of the ARPANET dialogues from 1975 -1976

8pm London time
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with Alessandro Ludovico, Jennifer Chan, Lanfranco Aceti and Ruth Catlow

What we thought to be a historic moment when figures from within and without the established art cannon first encountered the disruptive effects of digital network communications, turned out to be an ongoing research project by Bassam El Baroni, Jeremy Beaudry and Nav Haq. http://www.arpanetdialogues.net/about/.

This pre-Internet chatroom conversation between Jim Henson, Ayn Rand, Yoko Ono and Sidney Nolan is fake. But it's amazing. Robert Gonzalez in io9. December 2012.

Ronald Reagan has joined the chatroom
Interview by Richard Fischer, CultureLab with Jeremy Beaudry, one of the artists behind the project. April 2011.


ARPANET dialogues
Postinternet is net.art's undefined bastard child

From the ARPANET dialogues an ongoing research project by Bassam El Baroni, Jeremy Beaudry and Nav Haq - 8pm (London Time) - 30 min - 4 readers - black and white.
Readers : Alessandro Ludovico, Jennifer Chan, Lanfranco Aceti, Ruth Catlow

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