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Puentes Mutantes/Mutant Bridges explores a number of local bridges from the iconic Golden Gate to the Bixby Creek Bridge as systems for conviviality between humans and other species, placing look-outs, jumping and inscription structures, pedestrian and cyclist connections, reclamation spaces for non-humans, cross-species hotels for short-term nature appreciation, swinging-by-the-wind tea houses, and more.
Visit the many parallel programs that are going on from San Jose all the way to San Francisco.Posted in Schedule | Comments Off>
Sunday, September 19
Collecting the Impossible will feature prominent multimedia artists, collectors, gallerists and art critics who will explore the historical dynamics of collecting digital art and building an art market for challenging work.
Wrap up your Biennial experience by attending hearing more artist talks and catching some Future Film screenings or head up to San Francisco and listen to a great panel discussion, Collecting the Impossible at the YBCA.Posted in Schedule | Comments Off>
Saturday, September 18
The Green Prix is an eclectic parade and post race festival of sustainable transportation, beginning in the South Hall parking lot and proceeding down South First Street through the SoFA district.
Come emerge yourself in a new world of sustainable transportation with the Green Prix parade and festival on Saturday and stay to see a multimedia opera Season in Hell. Make it a late night and catch Zoe Keating and Robert Hodgin’s performance, O+A’s Requiem for fossil fuels and much more!Posted in Schedule | Comments Off>
Meet the artists. During the Biennial, artists will present about their projects as part of Out of the Garage Into the World.
Friday, September 17
AbsoluteZER0 is a vibrant street festival where the public can engage with art, music, science, and technology in new and compelling ways outside on city streets.
Friday’s events will keep you busy well into the night, from our nighttime street festival AbsoluteZER0 to Steve Roden’s Midnight Concert. Also don’t miss the second half of the Global Warning Symposium, a great performance by KarmetiK Collective and the Abhinaya Dance Company, and more!Posted in Schedule | Comments Off>
Tuesday, September 14
Still Life with Banquet is an epicurean and media collaboration between chef Kitty Greenwald and media artist Grahame Weinbren, which investigates the contradictions present in 17th and 18th Century Dutch still-life paintings by translating them into a contemporary context.
Saturday, September 18
11:30 pm to 2:00 am
Come celebrate with us as we fete the artists participating in this year’s biennial. This not-to-be-missed party is sponsored by Creative Capital, a national nonprofit providing integrated financial and advisory support to artists.
AbsoluteZER0 is a street festival where the public can engage with art, music, science, and technology in new ways outside on city streets.
Two stages of live music. All ages. Free and open to the public.
You can become a certified [insured] zipline attendant by attending the iFlight Attendant Training session. This will involve making sure that people are properly bewinged, attached and safe before cajoling them over the edge and generally assisting them as they taking flight, and most importantly: land … or actually, wetland – given they are landing (would that be wetting?) on the safest air/land interface surface and critical urban ecosystem – wetlanding.
Marcus Young & Grace Minnesota
Find your inner freedom in public! Don’t you feel it too? (2008-2010) is a mind-body practice of liberating the spirit through dancing our inner life in public places. It is purposeful self-embarrassment and an aspiring spiritual technology based in “do-it-yourself” public performance. The workshop is taught by Marcus Young of Grace Minnesota.