A new version of my solar-powered sound installation, Aeolian Processes II will be presented in “La Lune: Energy Producing Art” an outdoor exhibition of renewable energy artworks along the Long Reef headland on the coast of New South Wales near Sydney, Australia from May 10th-18th. The exhibition, curated by Allan Giddy, director of the Environmental Research Initiative for Art at the College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, will include outdoor works by a number of Australian and international artists working with renewable energy technologies.
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My augmented reality installation In Darwin’s Garden, developed in collaboration with Alan Summers, will be exhibited at ISEA 2014, the 20th International Symposium of Electronic Art at Zayed University in Dubai during Oct-Nov 2014.
Eyebeam Book launch, 27/2/14
A view of the audience of the launch at Eyebeam in New York. The launch included a panel discussion with Peter Campus, Terry Flaxton, Mary Lucier, Beryl Korot, Lori Zippay and myself.
The 2nd Edition of my book A History of Video Art will be launched in the USA at the Eyebeam Art & Technology Center, 540 W 21st St. New York, NY 10011 . For further info click on this link.
Eyebeam Art & Technology Center, New York
In anticipation of Eyebeam’s upcoming collaboration with Moving Image Fair, New York, March 6th – 9th, Eyebeam presents a book launch and panel with author and artist Chris Meigh-Andrews. The event outlines the approach and concerns of his book “A History of Video Art” (Bloomsbury, 2013). He will be joined by a panel of distinguished video artists, writers and curators from the USA and the UK who will discuss their own attitudes to the development of the medium and how it has influenced and impacted their approach and ideas including Peter Campus, Beryl Korot, Terry Flaxton, Lori Zippay,and Mary Lucier.
Here are some photos of last night’s launch party in the Lethaby Gallery at CSM. Many thanks to David Curtis and Steven Ball at the British Artists’ Film and Video Study Collection, Louisa Baily at Luminous Books and all those who came along to help make it a great evening!
The 2nd edition of A History of Video Art will be launched at the British Artists’ Film and Video Study Collection, Lethaby Gallery, Central St Martins, London N1C 4AA on Thursday, Jan 9th, 6-9pm. There will also be an open evening to showcase the Study Collection’s extensive archive and their new facilities. All Welcome.
Prof Shinsuke Ina’s Japanese translation of my book will be published on Dec 20th 2013 by Sangensha, (Tokyo).
Cover of Japanese translation of "A History of Video Art: the Development of Form and Function", Sangensha, Tokyo, 2013
In Darwin’s Garden (2011–12). 3D visualizations. 3D Model: Alan Summers. © Chris Meigh-Andrews, 2011–12.
In Darwin’s Garden: Temporality and Sense of Place
Vince Dziekan, Chris Meigh-Andrews, Rowan Blaik & Alan Summers
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The new edition of my book is now available in the UK!
"A History of Video Art", 2nd Edition. Bloomsbury, Nov 7th, 2013
Stills from Temporal View in Amsterdam (After BB Turner) 2003
A Photographic Truth (2001), Temporal View in Amsterdam (After BB Turner), 2003 and Wawel Castle from Debenicki Bridge (After Ignacy Kreiger), Version 2, 2007 will be screened as part of a programme during the Colchester Film Festival entitled “Intersecting Histories”, this Saturday, Oct 19th at the Minories Gallery, Colchester. Click on this link for further info about the event: