CURRENTS NEW MEDIA 2018

June 8-24, 2018

Opening Weekend @ CURRENTS 2018

Technolapse by Maria Fernanda Bertero / video still

Join Us for the Opening Weekend of CURRENTS NEW MEDIA 2018
June 8 – 10


Friday June 8

Interplanetary Festival Day 2
12pm – 10:30pm
Location: Santa Fe Farmers Market and the Railyard Plaza
free

CURRENTS Festival Opening Night
6pm – Midnight
Location: El Museo Cultural in the Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
$5 suggested donation over 18
Over 90 Artists . interactive installations . VR and AR environments . multimedia performances . videos/animations . robotics . app projects . experimental documentaries . 3D printing

Iris / Stephen Auger @ Axle Contemporary
6pm – Midnight
Location: Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
free

Opening Night Performances

Movements – Virtual Reality Performance presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA
Created by
Elliot Cole, Michael Catalano & Natalie Sun
Beginning at 7pm with repeat 15 min performances until 8:30
Location: El Museo Cultural Theater in the Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
$5 suggested donation over 18

Max Cooper – VJ/DJ Performance / presented by the Santa Fe Institue, Meow Wolf and the Santa Fe Railyard as part of the InterPlanetary Festival.
8:30pm
Location: Santa Fe Railyard Plaza next to the water tower
free


Saturday June 9

CURRENTS Festival Open
12pm – Midnight
Location: El Museo Cultural in the Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
$5 suggested donation over 18

Iris / Stephen Auger @ Axle Contemporary
12pm – Midnight
Location: Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
free

Performances

HAT – Remix Artist Concert / presented by AMP Concerts and the Santa Fe Railyard
7pm
Location: Santa Fe Railyard Plaza next tot the water tower.
free

Displaced Horizons – Multimedia Performance / presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA and SITE Santa Fe
Created by Chris Jonas, Dylan McLaughlin & Robert Lundberg
7:30pm
Location: SITE Santa Fe
free

Artists Talks

Towards Participation in Media Art / Curator Chun-chi Wang and Artists presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA
1pm – 2:15pm
Location: Location: CURRENTS Festival main exhibition venue at El Museo Cultural
$5 suggested donation over 18

The Art In Artificial Intelligence / Purin Phanichphant presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA
2:30pm – 3:15pm
Location: CURRENTS Festival main exhibition venue at El Museo Cultural
$5 suggested donation over 18

Workshop

Weaving and Coding Workshop presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA
Session 1 Saturday, June 9 / 10am – 5pm
Session 2 Sunday,June 10 / 10am – 5pm
Location: TBD
Cost $75 for both sessions


Sunday June 10

CURRENTS Festival Open
12pm – 7pm
Location: El Museo Cultural in the Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
$5 suggested donation over 18

Iris / Stephen Auger @ Axle Contemporary
12pm – 7pm
Location: Santa Fe Railyard Plaza
free

Artist Talk

The Networked Avant-Garde / Curator Kelani Nicole presented by The Carl & Marilynn Thoma Art Foundation, SITE Santa Fe and CURRENTS NEW MEDIA.
1pm
Location: SITE Santa Fe
free

150 Media Stream / Artist and Curator Yuge Zhou presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA and CBRE/Chicago
3pm
Location: CURRENTS Festival main exhibition venue at El Museo Cultural
$5 suggested donation over 18

Workshop

Weaving and Coding Workshop presented by CURRENTS NEW MEDIA
Session 1 Saturday, June 9 / 10am – 5pm
Session 2 Sunday,June 10 / 10am – 5pm
Location: TBD
Cost $75 for both sessions

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