A growing archive of digital and media art projects created and presented by members of the ADA Network.
Bridget Reweti’s whenua-based video artworks exude an everydayness so disarming it almost camouflages their wero to colonial landscape conventions (picturesque, sublime, wild, pure, natural). Almost, but not quite – because the everydayness is the wero. Reviewed by Cassandra Barnett
Data Made Flesh, an installation work developed in collaboration with the Australian artist Simon Berman, explored the materiality of code, and the underlying structure of “the network” by representing and making explicit the flows of binary data that circulated through the localised network that we established for the project.
Error Message is an installation work comprised of digital audio-visual elements that engage with the aesthetics and methodology of the glitch, aggregated with found sculptural elements comprised of e-waste. The work seeks to explore the underlying materiality of the digital, and the relations of production that constitute and sustain the aura of the digital. The […]
Tim Gentles introduces PBPR a “fictional public relations firm” founded in 2012 by the then Auckland-based artists Zhoe Granger and Ashlin Raymond and discusses their 100% Pure You video – completed as part of the artist duo’s Blue Oyster Summer Residency in 2013, and their 2013 video Vanitas for Window Gallery.
The work of Jordana Bragg aims to reclaim the fraught space in which we mitigate the politicisation of our bodies. The body is central to her work, because even online the female body is not free or without implication.
Phil Dadson’s exploration of the incredibly dry and arid region of Chile creates a beautifully hypnotic and evocative meditation on the foundational forces of nature.