Tuesday, October 28, 2008
@ DOCAM's International Summit + Media In Motion conference
3 of the Media Art Histories bloggers, Rolf Wolfensberger, Nina Wenhart and myself will be in Montreal this week @ DOCAM's Media In Motion + their fourth International Summit @ McGill University. Rolf presents in the International Summit:
+ Nina + i present in the MEDIA IN MOTION: The Challenge of Preservation in the Digital Age conference:
we're all be presenting our Media Art Histories research, in abbreviated forms.
MEDIA IN MOTION is a project of DOCAM and Media@McGill. DOCAM is "an international research alliance on the documentation and the conservation of the media arts heritage, initiated by the Daniel Langlois Foundation for Art, Science, and Technology." DOCAM and the Daniel Langlois Foundation are world leaders in the conservation and preservation of Media Art. Media@McGill is "a hub of research, scholarship, and public outreach on issues and controversies in media, technology, and culture" and is based in the Department of Art History and Communication Studies at McGill University.
i'm rly looking fwd to the discussions + developments that follow. - jonCates