bio: Born 1971 in Moscow. Finished Moscow State University in 1993 as journalist, film critic. In mid 90s one of the organizers of Moscow experimental film club CINE FANTOM. Net Artist, one of net.art pioneers. Writes on New Media, Digital Folklore and Vernacular Web. Since 1999 Professorat Merz Akademie, (New Media Pathway), Stuttgart Animated Gif Model. Wife of Rockstar. Mother of three. Junior blogger.
Net.Art net.art at a Glance A. The Ultimate Modernism 1. Definition a . net.art is a self-defining term created by a malfunctioning piece of software, originally used to describe an art and communications activity on the internet. b. net.artists sought to break down autonomous disciplines and outmoded classifications imposed upon various activists practices.
author of: Last Real Net Art Museum First Real Net Art Gallery The Most Beautiful Web Page Co-author of Zombie and Mummy Web Comic
Heath Bunting Pain Of Existence, 'cut the screen, crack the lens !' Visitors Guide to London
Michael Bell Smith self portrait, NYC Michael Bell-Smith, “Self Portrait, NYC,” 2006.
Michael Bell Smith Bouncing Ball American Beauty Subterranean House (Oonce-Oonce) Up and Away
Cat Mazza Founder of microRevolt. This collective of "craftivists" develops projects which combine knitting with machines, and digital social networks to investigate and initiate discussion about sweatshop labour. Cat has exhibited her work and given workshops and lectures around the world. In 2005, she received a "Digital Communities" award at Ars Electronica for her project knitPro, an online tool that translates digital images into knit, crochet, needlepoint and cross-stitch patterns.