Faculty member Shannon Mattern published “Closet Archive” (Places Journal), an essay on the history of the closet, where, for centuries, we’ve stored our dead media; made new media; incubated epiphanies, dreams, fears; and negotiated identities. The Paris Review featured the essay in its recommended reading.
Faculty Member Shannon Mattern’s Recent Article Translated Into Three Languages; Talks at MIT and PSU
Shannon Mattern’s “A City Is Not a Computer,” which she published in February in Places Journal, has been translated and republished in Portuguese (for the activist organization Instituto Intersaber), German (for the Vienna-based dérive: Zeitschrift für Stadtforschung), and French (for the international newspaper Courrier International). She’ll also be presenting a talk,
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Christiane Paul participates in a panel accompanying Heather Dewey-Hagborg’s and Chelsea Manning’s exhibition “A Becoming Resemblance” at Friedman Gallery, NYC, on 9/5 and in the Symposium “Beyond Grammatron: 20 Years Into the Future” at the British Computer Society, London, on 9/15. For more information click the links!
Doc Studies presents Jem Cohen’s WORLD WITHOUT END (NO REPORTED INCIDENTS) Doc Talk Screening + Q&A, SEPT 11, 1PM Monday, September 11 at 1 PM Kellen Auditorium, Ground Floor, 66 Fifth Avenue “Cohen likes to get at the essence of his subject without explaining his subject.”
Shannon Mattern writes about archival images, gives lecture at MIT Faculty member Shannon Mattern wrote a short essay on archival images for PROPS, a zine focused on image-based methods published by Yale and MIT. She’ll also be giving a talk, “Mapping’s Intelligent Agents,” at the MIT Department
Faculty Member Mario Paoli Will be directing and performing an arrangement for phonograph, laptops+, nylon string guitar +, projected visuals+, and live analog and digital processing… with the Signal-To-Noise Ensemble in Trenton, NJ. With very special guests: Karl Fury: nylon string guitar and Jim Tuite:
Associate Professor Deirdre Boyle has just returned from the Visible Evidence XXIV conference on documentary, held this year in Buenos Aires, Argentina. There she gave a paper on the latest work by Franco-Cambodian filmmaker Rithy Panh. Both his 2016 film and 2017 installation are titled
Please find here the new issue of Immediacy: http://immediacy.newschool.edu In addition to works by some TNS students, we had submissions from students at the following universities: Simon Fraser University, UC-Santa Cruz, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, Ramon Llull University in Barcelona, Spain, among others. Our students:
Media Studies Faculty Mario Paoli has multiple performances this year! On June 4 Paoli will be performing at Muchmore in Brooklyn On June 9 he will be performing Signal-to-Noise, some other sound work, screen some Video Art, and a experimental electronica duo with an old friend and
Sonja Bozic, as a transmedia concept developer, collaborated with director and producer Janja Glogavac, from Slovenia, on a transmedia project “Teslafy.Me” In March, the project was in Prague, the Czech Republic as part of Doc Tank – the three-day-workshop focused on documentary projects with transmedia
Media Studies Professor Paolo Carpignano produced ‘A Ciambra,’ a film premiered at the Directors’ Fortnight at Cannes. Read more here.
SMS Professor Kathleen Rugh recently received an Electronic Media and Film Finishing Funds Grant from the New York State Council for the Arts (administered through the ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes) to complete her latest film “East, West, and East Again.” In March, the film
Media Studies faculty member Shannon Mattern will take place in a “curated conversation” with various artists and designers as part of the lead-up to the 2018 Lahore Biennale. In addition, she’ll be delivering a keynote address at the “Mapping in Arts and Humanities Research” symposium
Projects showcase of Designing Engaged Learning studio. Co-taught with Pauline Gourlet, a visiting researcher completing her doctoral work in France and SMS Professor Nitin Sawhney. It’ll be an informal pop-up exhibit of emerging projects by students in Media Studies, Milano and Parsons on Thursday4pm-6pm on the 6th
OBJECT AMERICA The Observational Practices Lab, Parsons, will launch a multi-phase project and investigation, OBJECT AMERICA, to explore the idea of “America” through objects, using experimental collaboration and comparative research (involving both students and professionals in various fields). The project is led by Selena Kimball and Pascal Glissmann,
Paola Piers-Torres is an alumni of the MA Media Studies program at The New School. She recently completed her thesis documentary, The Chicago Mixtape, which was produced with Media Studies Faculty Vinay Chowdhry. The Chicago Mixtape is a portraiture of arts programs, that create safe
Professor Nitin Sawhney has been awarded a grant from Faculty Fund for Multimedia Documentation of Engaged Learning
Professor Nitin Sawhney has been awarded a grant from Faculty Fund for Multimedia Documentation of Engaged Learning for the project Participatory Media Engagement and Learning with Arab-American Youth in Brooklyn
Professor Lana Lin contributed an interview and artist pages to Queering Contemporary Asian American Art (2017), edited by Laura Kina and Jan Christian Bernabe.
Media Studies Professor Mort Scharfman’s production company, TWO MAD MEN TV, specializes in the latest and booming TV genre, Branded Entertainment Content. It’s a hybrid of a sitcom and an infomercial Scharman has copyrighted called the “Sitcommercial.” The first such half-hour show is now in post-production. Check out the website here!
Faculty member Shannon Mattern was invited to participate in a small invitational symposium on “Data, Design and Decision Making” at Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute on April 21.
4th Annual Meeting on Interdisciplinary Studies / Cultural Studies Doctoral Workshop: Making Progress and Doing the Dissertation** Teachers College, Columbia University When?: Saturday April 22nd, 2017 Where?: 306 Russell Hall (the Gottesman Library) How much?: There is no registration fee for the workshop By whom?:
Join us for a behind the scenes presentation by acclaimed filmmaker Carol Wilder, screening of her Puttin’ on the Dog documentary short with Q& A session. A media creatives networking soiree to follow. To RSVP Click Here About the film: Malcolm Sidney wasn’t any ordinary
Faculty member Shannon Mattern and her Urban Intelligence class have partnered with Storefront for Art and Architecture to host a one-day symposium, “Smart Cities? Impossible Objects, Political Objects, Measuring Objects,” in Kellen Auditorium this Sunday, April 23, from noon to 6pm Guests include artists, designers,
Dirt and Deeds in Mississippi: A Film Screening on Black Farmers’ Rights Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 6:30 pm Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall55 West 13th Street, Room I-202, New York, NY 10011 Please note the new location is the Theresa Lang
Christiane Paul delivered the 10th Annual Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer Lecture at the Knoxville Museum of Art (3/30) and authored a catalogue essay for the exhibition Ars17 at Kiasma in Helsinki, Finland (3/31/2017 – 1/14/2018).
Faculty member Shannon Mattern recently published an interview with Ben Vershbow, former director of NYPL Labs, in Urban Omnibus. She also served as one of three invited speakers at the national academic librarians’ conference in Baltimore on March 23, and on March 31 she’ll be talking about information architectures at the Yale School
Michele Beck will be showing her newly completed documentary My Erotic Body at the NYC Independent Film Festival on May 5th, 10 pm. Watch the website and trailer Purchase tickets Synopsis The image of sexy women writhing on a metal pole to the pulses of driving music
Public Seminar and Eugene Lang College Coalition Present: How to Get Organized: A Teach-In Friday, March 10, Noon – 5PM Starr Foundation Auditorium, University Center The purpose of the teach-in is to share experience from different kinds of political organizing (broadly understood). Each of our