iCinema digital arts edition

The Digital Arts Edition (DAE) publication, formerly published by the ZKM, in Karlsruhe Germany, is now to be jointly published by the iCinema Centre for Interactive Cinema Research, UNSW, Sydney, ACMI, Melbourne, ZKM, Centre for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, the International University Bremen, Bremen (IUB).

The first new title in the series will be published in 2004 under the title "Un_imaginable". This issue will be complemented by an international conference to be held at International University Bremen, Bremen and at the University of New South Wales, Sydney.
iCinema digital arts editon


T_Visionarium at Lille, Capital of European Culture 2004

An extended virtual environment by Neil Brown, Dennis Del Favero, Jeffrey Shaw and Peter Weibel will be exhibited at the European Cultural Capital festival in Lille, December 2003-March 2004. For this inaugural presentation of T_Visionarium, 24 hours of television (from across the European continent) will be recorded, analysed and organised into a database suitable for real-time spatial and temporal reassembly by the viewers.


Future Cinema - The Cinematic Imaginary After Film

The Exhibition
Curated by Jeffrey Shaw and Peter Weibel, Future Cinema is a major international exhibition of current art practice in the domain of video, film and computer based installations that embody and anticipate new cinematic techniques and modes of expression.
ZKM, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe
16 November 2002 - 30 March 2003
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki
28 June 2003 - 28 September 2003
NTT InterCommunication Center, Tokyo
11 December 2003 - 7 March 2004

The Book
Edited by Jeffrey Shaw and Peter Weibel, this 600 page fully illustrated book published by MIT Press has been released in August 2003.
Future Cinema, the book (MIT Press)


iCinema - Center for Interactive Cinema Research, Sydney

In May 2003 Jeffrey Shaw was awarded the prestigious Australian Research Council Federation Fellowship and moved to Sydney to become the Executive Director of the iCinema Research Centre at the University of New South Wales. Jeffrey Shaw is still linked with the ZKM Karlsruhe as a Senior Research Fellow and Director of International Projects.


Web of Life 2001 - 2003

The Web of Life is a large scale distributed multimedia project that both artistically and theoretically examines the growing importance of networks and net logic.