TWO ELEMENTS PLAYING OUT OF CONTEXT
A WALKMAN WITH A SPEAKER
ON IT WILL PLAY A PRE RECORDED SOUND MODEM CONECTION.
A SHEET OF PAPER WITH A HAND MADE DRAWING OF A COMPUTER.
THE WALKMAN WILL BE A SONY MODEL: VOR, SILVER WITH A 4W SPEAKER ON IT.
THE PAPER WILL BE A WHITE BOND 8.5X11 (NOTEBOOK SIZE)
THE SOUND PIECE WILL BE A MODEM CONECTION AOL OR NETZERO STYLE.
THE RECORDING WILL BE PLAYED AT SAME VELOCITY AS THE ORIGINAL SOUND CONECTION.
THE DRAWING WILL BE MADE BY HAND IN PENCIL OR INK AND WILL BE A FAST STYLE
DRAWING NO DETAILS VERY SIMPLE.THE TWO PIECES WILL BE TOGETHER: THE WALKMAN
WILL BE PLACED ON TOP OF THE SHEET OF PAPER BESIDE THE DRAWING. THE DRAWING
WILL BE VISIBLE OR PARTIALY VISIBLE.
THE PIECE WILL BE SITUATED IN A REPRESENTATIVE OR CLASSIC CORNER OF FRANKFURT
ON THE SIDE WALK.
HOW TO LOCATE
In and near the FREE
MANIFESTA HEADQUARTERS or by chance
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Alberto Guedea is a multidisciplinary artist from Mexico. His work and
investigations in visuals and Sound, Photography , Installation , e-mail
art Web art and Internet performance have beenrecognized internationally.
He has been producing and performing many Group and solo exhibitions since
1992. His work has been selected for many exhibitions and festivals such
as: "we are glass" Vallarta Gallery (Guadalajara Jal. Mex.)
, The National Exhibition "Nuestro cine" Cineforo of the University
of Guadalajara, (Guadalajara Jal Mex.) "Artistas de occidente"
Museum of Experimental Arts Ex-Teresa (Mexico City) , Festival "Signal
and Noise" Video-in Studios (Vancouver ,Canada) , the Festival Multiplex
(Vancouver, Canada) to name a few examples. He is also the creator of
the experimental sound and music projects : Fukuzound , kubes of steel
12, arabia saudita and jugoban. Guedea is the Co-founder of the Avatar
performance project "The Gates" with the Canadian Media Artist,
Jeremy Turner. Their specific Avatar performances take place in a Virtual
Reality Online Environment called "OnLive Traveler". For the
past few years, Alberto Guedea has been living between Mexico, Canada
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