In this part,the book introduces some important organizations and institutions. I want to talk about some of these which I have involved in or related to, or just interested in.
Journal of the international society for the arts, sciences and technology. It is a very important organization aim to art and technology, and Interdisciplinary topic. In New York, every two weeks or 1 month, they will hold a critique salon about art and Technology.
Leonardo/The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology (Leonardo/ISAST) is a nonprofit organization that serves the global network of distinguished scholars, artists, scientists, researchers and thinkers through our programs focused on interdisciplinary work, creative output and innovation. From its beginnings, Leonardo/ISAST has served as THE virtual community for purposes of networking, resource-sharing, best practices, research and events in Art/Science/Technology.
On Nov.1, I have been LISA Conference 2013. It is a great and creative conference for new media art artists and coder. I think it is a good opportunity to inspired by those outstanding artists and leaders in the field.
“Leaders in Software and Art (LISA, @softwareandart) is a society of creative thinkers centered around monthly salons. Founded by Isabel Walcott Draves in fall of 2009, LISA is a membership organization with the following
– To join interesting people together for fellowship, camaraderie and
good food and drink
– To introduce the membership to fascinating endeavors
– To become the first stop for the best new art in the world
– To advance the artistic and/or technology careers of its members
– To help creative software entrepreneurs grow their businesses”
The Kitchen is a very important art space focus on video, performance art and some new cross-disciplinary exploration.
Ars electronica is the most important award in new media field, it can be the “OSCAR” in this field.
ZKM is a leading international organization that support the creation and exhibition of work at intersections of art and provide related education programs for artist.
Creators Projects is a young creative project sponsed by intel and collaborate with VICE magazine which is a art and design magazine aim to promote young artists culture.