Take the leap.

‘I didn’t think of that’

As we regroup from our tour of AETHER in New York, Boston, and DC, we have a lot of things to say about it to you all out there listening. Especially because we're planning our big finale, right here in Durham, in the coming weeks. It's pretty awesome to travel, but it's even more exciting to do it when you are on the way to connecting with folks you've never met, who have no idea they're going to … [Read more...]

For Ariana Page Russell, Skin is the Medium, Message

Ariana Page Russell is exploring with medium, message and materials in ways that I've never seen anyone do before. Here's a good interview clip that explains her methods: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qvcwl37F7IM "Maggie Carson Romano talks to Ariana Page Russell" by CRUSHfanzine One of my personal questions to the artists at Aether, our roundtable event today, would be how they see … [Read more...]

Drifting in the City

Been walking around Manhattan and Brooklyn for the last two days, and thinking about aether. At Central Park, I was really excited to try out BlueBrain's "Listen to The Light" album, which is only listenable in the park (it's an iPhone app, and uses the phone's GPS to play location-specific music. Here's a NYT article about it) Is the medium still the message? As I walked down 5th Ave. from … [Read more...]

Video Update for Tomorrow’s Aether New York City

It's tomorrow! so I got excited, scoped out the scene, and rambled a little. Here's my little video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3mmgSAWbxk Aether Update Not to brag or anything, but did I mention I'm doing all this with my iPod? I know, I'm getting carried away... As usual, a handy RSVP tool below: NYC, tomorrow Online event registration for AETHER: Is the Medium Still the … [Read more...]