The New Normal (Beacon)

Craighead, Alison and Thomson, Jon. 2008. The New Normal (Beacon). In: "The New Normal", Artist Space , NY, United States, april 25 2008 - ongoing currenty 2010. [Show/Exhibition]

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Creators: Craighead, Alison and Thomson, Jon
ICIUnited States
Artists Space, NYUnited States
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The New Normal is an International Touring GROUP Show organized by IC1 and Artist Space, guest curator Micheal Connor. Our work included in the exhibition:

BEACON continuously relays live web searches as they are being made around the world right now, presenting them back in series and at regular intervals as a form of concrete poetry. Instigated to act as a silent witness, BEACON’s feedback loop provides a global snapshot of ourselves to ourselves in real-time.

Other Artists in the exhibition are, Sophie Calle, Miranda July, Kota Ezawa, Jennifer and Kevin McCoy.
The catalogue (ISBN 978-0-916365-79-0)
"The New Normal" includes essays by Micheal Connor, Marisa Olson and Clay Shirky.

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Keywords: International touring show, Beacon , Thomson & Craighead, Live data, installation, New Normal
Departments, Centres and Research Units: Art
Date range: april 25 2008 - ongoing currenty 2010
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Event Location: Artist Space , NY, United States
Item ID: 3002
Date Deposited: 19 May 2010 13:23
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2017 10:17


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