Friday, November 14, 2008
Select Media Festival 7 - INFOPORN
Tonight's the kickoff for the annual Select Media Festival in Chicago's Bridgeport neighborhood. Here's the schedule for tonight...
Friday November 14, 2008 8pm
Co-Prosperity Sphere • 3219 S Morgan St
Infoporn Opening Night
We open up the festival with the group exhibition, Infoporn. The exhibition explores the art of information design by artists from around the world. It is curated by Gregory Calvert and Ed Marszewski. The opening night of the fesitval also features performances from Chicago ex-pats, Eric Fensler and TRS-80.
Featuring the work of
Univerité Tangente / Bureau d'etudes
An Atlas of Radical Geography*
Edward Marcotte & Alex Adai
Lumpen (The Subjective Atlas of Bridgeport DWNLD it now)
The exhibtion now runs through December 13, 2008. Hours are during festival hours and by appointment. (773-837-0145)
* An Atlas of Radical Geography (featuring An Architektur | the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) | Ashley Hunt | Institute for Applied Autonomy with Site-R | Pedro Lasch | Lize Mogel | Trevor Paglen & John Emerson | Brooke Singer | Jane Tsong | Unnayan)
8:30pm Video Screening
The music videos of EricFensler
A collection of Fensler's hot stuff from recent years featuring Arial Pink, Daniel Johnston, Flyin Lotus, TRS-80, Cold and Golden and others.
9:30pm: Performances by:
Meah, TRS-80, DJ Jamm Sammich, Club Spouse, and 2 Dollar Cockroach
$10 suggested donation
TRS-80 puts on a great live show with video projections.
Eric Fensler is resposible for videos like this G.I. Joe PSA...