Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Digital Humanities Meetup, Canberra 2013

276 views

Published on

A presentation about my creative practice to date for the inaugural Canberra Digital Humanities Meetup group.

Published in: Art & Photos
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Digital Humanities Meetup, Canberra 2013

  1. 1. Dr Tracey M Benson aka @bytetime
  2. 2. What do big bananas, fairy chimneys and Namadgi National Park have in common?
  3. 3. All of these topics have been subjects to explore ideas of place, identity and belonging. Some projects: - Big Banana Time Inc. (1996 – 2001) 1)- Performances in real and cyberspace 2)- Fauxonomy (2007 – current) tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  4. 4. Big Banana Time Inc. tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  5. 5. Big Banana Time Inc. tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  6. 6. Souvenir objects – questioning values 1996 - 1997 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  7. 7. Souvenir objects 1996 - 1999 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  8. 8. Cowgrrls.com, 2001 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  9. 9. SciArt'99 Queensland Sciencentre 1999, Curated by Paul Brown tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  10. 10. ‘Each of us constructs our own personal – mythology from bits and fragments of – information extracted from the media flow – and transformed into resources through – which we make sense of our everyday lives.’ – (Jenkins 2006: 3-4) Convergence Media: Where old and new media collide, Henry Jenkins 2006 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  11. 11. Scalpland: performance and embodiment 1995, 1996 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  12. 12. Virtual selves: performance and embodiment 1998 - 2001 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  13. 13. Fauxonomy: mapping as experience
  14. 14. Project: Cultural Strangers Turkey 2011 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  15. 15. Project: Cultural Strangers, Turkey 2011 tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  16. 16. Project: SCANZ2013,3rd Nature, Taranaki, New Zealand tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  17. 17. Project: Finding Balance : Mura Gadi, 2013 Canberra tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  18. 18. Project: Finding Balance : Mura Gadi, 2013 Canberra tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net
  19. 19. Thanks for having me! tracey m benson :: www.byte-time.net Contact details: Tracey M Benson www.byte-time.net www.geokult.com http://mediakult.wordpress.com You can find @bytetime online at twitter, delicious, scribd, flickr, identica and slideshare Skype and facebook me @ mediakult

×