ADAM HYDE, ZITA JOYCE, ADAM WILLETTS, HONOR HARGER (organisers), 2005
re:mote: auckland was the first in a series of one-day experimental festivals, bringing together new media art practitioners and theorists from Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand to discuss the theme of remoteness and technology.
ESSAY by MARY MORRISON, 2005
for BILLY APPLE ‘Severe Tropical Storm 9301 Irma’ at Window Gallery, Auckland
In March 1993, Apple was a passenger aboard the Chiricana, a refrigerated cargo vessel transporting a cargo of high quality squash from New Zealand to Japan.