Web/Net Art

  Intersections of Art, Technology, Science & Culture - Links
  • Artists' Work 
  • Art Festivals, Competitions, & Shows 
  • Art Organizations, Journals, Research Centers, Research Organizations, Aternative Science 
  • Online Essays - Theory Resources - Syllabi    
  • Web/Net Art -- **** this document 
  • Introduction to Emerging Research Areas of Interest to Artists (Technological & Artistic research in GPS,Biotechnology, Biosensors, Materials Science, Wearable Computing, Ubiquitous Computing, etc
  • Bibliography focused on intersection of art, science, technology, culture(Stephen Wilson)



    Compiled by Stephen Wilson, Professor, CIA Program , Art Dept, San Francisco State University
    ###Note these links are part of the research for Wilson's new book Informati on Arts (MIT Press 2002). Please see the book for more details about the artists, organizations, and texts listed in these links and for extended analysis of the relationship of art and research.  The links are constantly being revised and suggestions are welcomed. Feel free to use these resources but please attribute source. Copyright, 1999-2003 Stephen Wilson.


    Ars Electronica winners2003distinction 2003honorary mention 2003
    Ars  2002 archive  2001 archive
    Ars Electronica Prix archives    (winners from 2002-1992)
    (** see detailed listings of artists at bottom of page)

    Siggraph 2003 web expo
    Siggraph 2002 Art Site - Web Art
    Siggraph2001 Art Site - Web Art
    Siggraph2000 Art Site - Web Art
    Siggraph99  Art Site - Web Art
    Siggraph98  Web Art

    ISEA98 Web Art**
    ISEA98 - Web Art  Cafe Internet  - top 20 web sites
    ISEA97 Web Art

    Webbys 2003,  (art and other categories)
    Webbys 2002, 2001,2000,1999 arvchives

    Digital Salon Home site
    Digital Salon 02
    DigitalSalon 00 Web Art
    Digital Salon99 Web Art

    Museum Based Shows

    Whitney - Bitstreams Show
    Whitney - Art Port
    Whitney - Code Doc
    Whitney - Idea Line (Martin Wattenberg - visual catalog  of net art works)

    Walker - adaweb archive
    Walker - bits and pieces - list of projects
    Walker Museum - Shock of the View
    Walker Museum - Net Art Shows/Projects,/Entertainment Network
    Whitney Museum of American Art, Bienial Web Art:**  2002 biennale

    ZKM Net Condition Show  ZKM Net Condition Links
    ZKM (Karsltrube Media Academy) Web Projects  Alt Site

    010101 - art in technological times  (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art)
    Crossfade (experimental web sound events)

    PORT: Navigating Digital Culture - net art show at MIT Museum

    Machida City Museum (Japan) net art shows

    Net Art Organizations

    Rhizome Net Art Competition Winners and other works  commissions info
    Rhizome Artbase  - list of sites
    Mongrel Projects - http://www.mongrelx.org/Project/index.html
    Turbulence organization
    ArtNet & Intelligent Agent List of Web Art Projects
    Fine Ars Forum
    Net Art Review (includes list of sites and essays)
    The Thing  (experimental projects)
    Dia Center (Artists Projects for the Web)  main site Dia

    netzwissenschaft  - (net art links, books, essays, organizations)
    Physics Room (NZ) "Corruption/Encryption" curated web projects
    Beyond Interface
    World Wide K-bit Network Art 98  (Japanese only)
    Maid in Cyberspace (Women Web Artists)
    Forum for Internet Technologies in Contemporary Art
    http://www.javamuseum.org (JAVA=Joint Advanced Virtual Affairs) winners (mez- mary-anne breeze, Tiia Johannson, Jody Zellen)

    Paradise Lost - School of Art Institute/chicago  web art moving against web commerce
    Furtherfield list of net artists
    Mapping Transitions (U of Colorado)
    Leonardo On Line
    Index site to Latin American net artists
    Subterranian Notes on the Web (WebLog)
    Guggenheim Cyberatlas
    Artifices 4  choice web sites
    Hot Tube (Web sites by women)
    Judy Malloy & Gail Wight SFAI Class Web Site List
    Judy Malloy Art on the Web List
    ICC Gallery of Web Art**
    Instanding 2 show (Soros Center - Estonia) Web Art Links
    Studio211 - The Online Art Source
    Intima.organiztion links
    Alternative Browser Day (Center for New and Old Media) Wired story Site address
    Transmedia Internet Projects (Berlin)
    La Biennale de MontrÈal 2000 autre monde/Out of This World  (projects about death)
    AIM III International Online Student Exhibition
    Metafiler  - http://www.metafilter.com .
    3-0, http://www.threeoh.com
    n3xt show
    Fred Forest - webnet museum
    Linkdup list of web art
    Web3D  Symposium and art show
    Mediatopia  Network technology for the creative and critical - symposium and net art show   http://www.mediatopia.net
    Sala 1 Gallery (italy) - shows net art

    Lists of Sites

    Whitney - Idea Line (Martin Wattenberg - visual catalog  of net art works)
    Natalie Bookchin Net.Art Course Links
    CalArts NetNet Lecture Series**
    Cal Arts  - Net Art timeline  (natalie bookchin)
    Star Sites (Natural Selection Organization selection of sites with critical perspectives)
    Contemporary Art Museum - Montreal - list of sites
    The Works Some of My Favorite Websites are Art
    Net.art  (links to sites & theorists)
    Conexion Remota - curated list of net art
    Alt- X  curated show of web art
    Netkunst list of sites**
    Lisa Moren course Non-linear narratives list of sites**
    Christa Erickson Digital Arts Course Links**

    Organizations/Cool Web Site Lists

    Yahoo Index to Best of the Web Lists (updated) (Links to all kinds of best and worst of the web sites)
    Yahoo Best Picks site
    Cool Site of the Day


    UNESCO WebprizeUS mirror
    Pirelli Awards
    Gangart Awards 2002,2003
    Art on the Net (Japan)
    Instanbul Museum of Contemporary Art   - Web Biennial
    Internet-Kunstpreis der Saarbrcker Stadtwerke "net-award" of the Saarbrcker Stadtwerke (energy supplier of Saarbrcken) is going to be awarded for the second time in November 1998. The jury awards the piece of art which uses the medium Internet with all its possibilities in the most effective way. The topic is a very broad one: Energy in the broadest sense.
    Shrinking Worlds
    UNESCO WebprizeUS mirror
    5K Competition (limited to 5k file size)

    Individual Projects*

    (* Sorry, pending support - links will be html-activated during our next update)

    Archive/Information Sites

    *Muntadas, File Room - http://www.adaweb.com/influx/muntadas/bbs/links/mindex.shtml file room site
    *They Rule - Josh Oh / Futurefarmers - http://www.theyrule.net/  (interlocking board of directors)
    Disseminet - (Sawad Brooks and Beth Stryker) - homelessness and dispersal experiences
    The Therapist - http://www.TheTherapist.com
    Disinformation - http://www.disinfo.org
    La Finca - http://www.rtvf.nwu.edu/Homestead/
    O'Rourke, Paris Reseeau -http://perso.wanadoo.fr/korourke/index.html   Map larger than the territory
    Stasuk, Pocket Protector - http://web.nwe.ufl.edu/~rstasuk/PocketPro/pocprotr.html
    Wagenaar, Portrait - http://www.sva.edu/salon/salon96/net works/akke/Portrait/index_small/description.html
    Stromajer - http://www2.arnes.si/~ljintima2/in/about.html
    Davis, Sentence - http://math240.lehman.cuny.edu/art/index.html
    Art-Crimes - http://www.graffiti.org/index/story.html
    Last Will - http://will.teleportacia.org
    Daniel Burckhardt et. al, HUMBOT
    Wilson, Hair - http://www.anu.edu.au/ITA/CSA/textiles/hairinquiry/hair_inquiry.html
    Mother Millenia - http://mothermillennia.org/
    Private Loves/Public Opera - http://www.ylem.org/private_loves/public_opera.html
    Waggenaar, Hiroshima - .http://www.aec.at/fest/fest95/mythos/wagenaar.html
    ArtAids - http://www.artaids.org.uk
    Media Filter - http://Mediafilter.org/MFF/mfhome/
    Vissar,Lesko's Codebox - http://www.codebox.com/**
    Site of the Empire- http://www.soros.org.mk/scca/empire/aboutthe.htm
    Multiple Homes - http://www.artlink.org/visual_arts/feature/moldova/text.html
    Anna Brag - World Tour  ( real & virtual travel, world communication)
    Brad Brace 24 hr Jpeg project

    Projects to Cumulate Web Viewer Opinions

    Komar, Melamid, Most Wanted - http://www.diacenter.org/km/intro.html
    Holzer, Truism 33 - http://www.adaweb.com/project/holzer/cgi/pcb.cgi
    Scher - http://adaweb.com/project/secure/
    The Lost Project -- Alan Sondheim   http://trace.ntu.ac.uk/lost/index.htm

    Genetic Art Using Web Visitor Voting

    John Tonkin, Meniscus
    Identity Swap Database
    Persistant Data Confidante - http://www-crca.ucsd.edu/~pdc/

    Recomposing Web Resources

    Shu Lea Cheang - St(r)eaming the fields
    Super Collider - http://www.eecs.harvard.edu/collider.html
    Wilson, 50 points -http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/art/50points/50points.html
    Diller, Scofidio, Refresh - http://www.diacenter.org/dillerscofidio/index.html
    The Multi-Cultural Recycler - http://shoko.calarts.edu/~alex/recycler.html
    The Shredder - http://www.potatoland.con/shredder/
    Blank & Jeron, re-m@il: http://www.sero.org/re-mail
    Shane Cooper, Remote Control: http://www.shanecooper.com
    Peter M. Traub, Bits and Pieces: http://music.dartmouth.edu/~peter/bits/
    Natalie Bookchin and Alexei Shulgin, The Universal Page: http://universalpage.org
    Bentham ArtNode- Martin Pingel, Niels Bonde and Mogens Jacobsen (animations from web cameras)
    Turbulence The Secret Lives of Numbers
    Digital Landfill


    Studio XX - Science Fair: Feminist Configurations in Cyberspace - 8 experimental feminist sites
    mark amerika  Grmmatron  http://www.altx.com
    More web based hypermedia on wilson art links page
    Mike Roy Dramat-iBlaster
    Caitlin Fisher's "Three Waves of Girls"   http://www.yorku.ca/caitlin/waves/
    Open Source ? Vivian Selbo  http://opensource.walkerart.org/
    Rice ? Geniwate
    Zoe Beloff - Illusions
    World of Awe
    Stuart Moulthrop -  Hegirascope
    David Blair -  Waxweb
    Tina Laporta- Distance
    Empty Velocity - Angie Eng  http://turbulence.org/Works/empty/
    My Body, A Wunderkammer ? Shelley Jackson    http://www.altx.com/thebody/
    Michael Mateas, Nick Montfort, Stuart Moulthrop, Andrew Stern and Noah Wardrip-Fruin - Grand Text Auto www.grandtextauto.org (hypertext, net art blog)

    Judy Malloy  main site  Uncle Roger
    Mark Amerika  main site Grammatron Filmtext
     retrospectiveEast Gate systems hypertext
    Michael Shumate - Hyperizons
    Eastgate systems - artists
    Patrick Lichty
    Jean Pierre Balpe Trajectories
    Darcey Steinke Blindspot:
    Giselle Beiguelman, The Book after the Book
    Tom Goldpaugh, Postmodern Theory, Culture Studies and Hypertext

    Jan Millsaps - Future Cinema

    Collaborative Environments and Person to Person Communication

    Sara Diamond - Banff Code Zebra  (interactive software and performance environment)
    Desktop Swap - see other's desktops
    workXspace - collaborative space
    Harrell Fletcher and Miranda July -Learning To Love You More (visitors given assignments) Creative Capital http://www.learningtoloveyoumore.com/
    Bonnie Mitchell When Worlds Collide ** "As Worlds Collide" is a project developed to enable people around the world to manipulate each other's artwork (worlds) by integrating time-based expressive QTVR worlds which are able to be manipulated by other people. alt site
    margot lovejoy - turns - www.myturningpoint.com (dynamic mapping of contributed info)
    Stastny, Infinite Grid- http://www.sito.org/sito/synergy/infgrid/index.html
    An Anatomy ? Auriea Harvey   http://ananatomy.walkerart.org/  (visualize others on at same time)
    Paul Mathis - Drive Me Insane -http://www.drivemeinsane.com/  (web visitors broadcast into house)
    Crossfade - musicians collaborate (sfmoma,zkm,walker)
    Knowbotic Research -- IO_DENCIES - http://www.khm.de/people/krcf/IO/
    Park Bench - http://www.cat.nyu.edu/parkbench
    Andreas Broeckman and Diana McCarty, Remote C - http://remote.aec.at
    A2 Arts : Agogical Interventions web art project
    OpenX - http://www.aec.at/fleshfactor/openx.html
    Madelyn Starbuck, Honoria - www.cyberopera.org
    Sharon Daniels, Narrative Contingencies: http://metaphor.ucsc.edu/~sdaniel/
    Guggenheim, Brandon: http://brandon.guggenheim.org
    My Boyfriend Came Back From the War -Olia Lialina http://www.teleportacia.org/war
    ArtBase - Rhizome Communications Inc.(archive of internet art)
    Andy Deck and Mark Napier, Graphic Jam: http://bbs2.thing.net/jam/
    Dirty Fingerprints by Nico Westerdal  (collect mouseclick positions from computers around the world)
    Blah...blah...blong Palm Beach Museum
    Audio Hyperspace
    Conversation with Angels
    Chain Art Project**

    Helen Thorington,Turbulence - http://www.turbulence.org
    Moove, Roomancer http://www.moove.de
    Best, Puustinen, Angels - http://ampcom.kaapeli.fi/
    Phase(x)3 - http://space.arch.ethz.ch/ss99/index.phtml

    Sherwood Forest - http://www.ccon.org/events/sherwood.html
    Lawrence Weiner -- Homeport http://www.adaweb.com/project/homeport/
    James Stevens , Backspace - http://bak.spc.org/
    Jerome Joy - http://www.imaginet.fr/manca/joy
    Res Rocket - http://www.resrocket.com/
    Net Rezonator - http://www.hilab.mag.keio.ac.jp/~nr/

    Flax, Ex/Changing Families - http://www.cmp.ucr.edu/Ex/ex_changing_right.html
    Don, Back Porch - http://www.bubbe.com/
    Huffman, Wohlgemuth, Face Settings - http://thing.at/face
    Simon Biggs  Babel  (shared 3d data space)
    SETIathome - http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu/
    Mikami, Molecular Clinic - http://www.cast.canon.co.jp/cast/al5/special-e.html


    Mark Frauenfelder bOingbOing, (nerd lifestyle magazine)  - http://www.boingboing.net
    Heather Havrilesky  The Rabbit Blog - http://www.tinylittlepenis.com
    Live from the Blogosphere event -  http://rhizome.org/la/blogosphere.php
    Evan Williams - Pyra Labs  Bloggerhttp://www.evhead.com
    Susannah Breslin - Reverse Cowgirl's Blog  http://blogs.salon.com/0001437
    Michael Mateas, Nick Montfort, Stuart Moulthrop, Andrew Stern and Noah Wardrip-Fruin - Grand Text Auto www.grandtextauto.org (hypertext, net art blog)
    Doc Searls - http://doc.weblogs.com

    Development of New Capabilities - Alternative Browsers

    Nooface  News site for alternative browsers
    Hachiya, Post Pet - http://www.postpet.de/
    I/O/D - http://www.backspace.org/iod/
    Netomat (Maciej Wisniewski) - http://www.netomat.net
    Ginga - http://www.plannet-arch.com/ginga.htm
    stillman project - Lisa jerbratt
    Disseminet - (Sawad Brooks and Beth Stryker) - alternative browser access to dispersal info
    Web Stalker
    Ambulator 2.0
    Netomat Riot
    Third Voice
    Riot,  [Mark Napier]

    Color of email- http://www.werft22.com/html2003/main_03.html
    Anningan   (hypertext chat-bot )
    City Clusters - FABRICators (networked vr)
    RHIZOMEBOT -  Christopher Fahey (instant messenger experiments - artificial character)
    MAPTIVIST 2.0 - Institute for Applied Autonomy (IAA) and  Hacktivist.com  (wireless sharing of information about surveillance)
    CONTEXT BREEDER -  John Klima - (java based alternative visualizer of information)
    TELEMATIC SURVEILLANCE -  Nungu  (exploration of hypercontrol)
    TROIKA - Lisa Jevbratt - (experimental interface in which each pixel is link)
    Proxy - Robert Nideffer - (Peer to peer exchange of information - dynamic information visualization)
    Linux - http://www.linux.org
    Smartmoney - http://www.smartmoney.com/marketmap/
    Shadow Server - http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/
    Inxight - http://www.inxight.com/
    Wonderspace - http://www.siggraph.org/s97/conference/garden/wonder.html
    Name Space - http://name.space.xs2.net/
    Konsum Art.Server, LinX3D Console: http://www.konsum.net/linx3d
    Alternative Browser Day (Center for New and Old Media) Wired story Site address
    Maciej Wisniewski , Netomat: http://www.netomat.net/
    EtherPEG (view all jpgs going by on the net)
    Lynn Hershman Lesson  Rosetta (alife evolving on web)
    Deskswap (sharing desktop images) - http://www.deskswap.com/
    Society for New & Old Media Competition for Alternative Browsers  Wired Article

    Visualizing the Net

    Ping Crossfade
    Ben Rubin -  Listening Post  - http://www.earstudio.com/projects/listeningPost.html  (phayical installation screens monitor web text, chat rooms, etc in real time)
    Randall Packer, Steve Bradley - telemusic

    Visual/Sound Explorations (Algorhymic and animations and Interface)

    Nio  (Jim Andrews)
    yugop   (visual experiments in animated interface)
    Nails -hoogerbrugge.
    Apartment (marek Walczak and Martin Wattenberg) semanatic analysis of inputs generates architecture space
    trevorvanmeter. - flyguy
    Mark Napier - Point to Point
    Turbulence list of interactive sound events
    MIT Aesthetics and Computation
    Future Farmers

    Fighting Stick Men (updated)
    Poems that go (animated poetry)
    Karim Rashid - design experiments
    Nervous Matrix (rotating animations, time based works)
    Motomichi Nakamura - whitney Black carbon Drop animation    home site
    Isabel Saij - http://www.isabelsaij.de
    mark Napier - potatoland
    Tony Oursler - timeStream

    Reflections about the Net

    Temple of Conessions - http://www.echonyc.com/~confess/
    Jodi - http://www.jodi.org
    lexei Shulgin' Form Art  http://www.c3.hu/collection/form/Links to other works
    How Latitides Become Forms - Walker Art Center - reflections on globalism http://latitudes.walkerart.org/
    Alison Cornyn and Sue Johnson  360degrees.org ( part of the Race in Digital Space project) Spellman College Museum
    Pirated Sites -  http://www.pirated-sites.com/
    Newzoid - (generate headlines)
    Mongrel Projects - http://www.mongrelx.org/Project/index.html
    Reamweaver - http://www.reamweaver.com/  (copy look and feel of a site)
    The yesen  (imposters)
    Rhizome omment on Carnivore FBI Carnivore  (automatic net monitoring system)
    Form - http://www.c3.hu/hyper3/form**
    Souleles, Riley &V ogler - http://www.voyeurmagic.com.au/rules.htm
    Cosic, Ablink - http://www.ljudmila.org/~vuk/
    Heath Bunting, ReadMe - http://www.irational.org/heath/_readme.html
    Melinda Rackham: < www.subtle.net>
    Igor Stromajer's INTIMA: < http://www.intima.org>

    Digital Landfill - http://www.potatoland.org/landfill/
    Nick Phillips, Nowhere - http://nphilip.best.vwh.net/instal.htm

    Lucas, Rock and Hard Place - http://www.diacenter.org/lucas/index.html
    Round trip ticket - http://labart.univ-paris8.fr/BILLET/JJRbillet.html
    Malloy, Flame War - http://www2.links2go.com/go/www.artswire.org/~jmalloy/flamewar.html

    E-toy - http://www.etoy.com
    Forest, Time-out - http://www.gpdoc.com/htm/filnet05.htm
    Digi-crime - http://www.digicrime.com/dc.html
    Admist the White Noise - http://www.banffcentre.ab.ca/mva/deep_web/dprojects.html
    Vuc Cosic, Documenta mirror - http://www.ljudmila.org/~vuk/dx/
    Hack, Virtual Roof - http://www.hack-roof.de
    Schmidt, MMF - http://ga.to/mmf/

    C5, IP Project: http://www.c5corp.com/
    Noah Wardrip-Fruin, Impermance Agent: http://www.cat.nyu.edu/agent/
    Janet Cohen, Keith Frank, Jon Ippolito, The Unreliable Archivist: http://www.walkerart.org/gallery9/three/

    RTMark: http://rtmark.com/
    Mongrel: http://www.mongrel.org  alt site
    Redundant Technology Initiative: http://lowtech.org
    Fabian Wagmister, Cultural Specificity: http://fabian.resnet.ucla.edu/
    Zanni  - Cookie portraits
    Banner Art Collective
    madge gleeson - bar codes, data surveillance
    Andy Cox - Together we can defeat capitalism
    Old Boys Network
    Ian Haig- Web Devolution - infection
    Uncomfortable Proximity by Harwood@Mongrel  http://www.tate.org.uk
    Pixel Plunder©  (show exploring artistic authenticity, intellectual property and copyright - Harwood tate expropriation, Trip Dixons ÎCling Wrap & Gag, 0100101110101101.ORG ÎLife Sharing, MTAA Collective Digital Readymades, Joanna Briggs HaikooÌ, mouchette.org)
    Read_me show winners

    :: SCREEN SAVER by Eldar Karhalev and Ivan Khimin
    :: DESKSWAP by Mark Daggett
    :: TEXTENSION by Joshua Nimoy

    :: RE (AD.HTM by mez breeze
    :: PORTRET OF PRESIDENT by Vladislav Tselischev
    :: WINGLUK BUILDER by CooLer

    Simon Biggs - Echelon (reflection on spy listening software)  Other Biggs Web Works

    Arrangements that Use Readings of the Physical World to Affect the Web

    Not TV show - http://www.ucl.ac.uk/slade/not-tv/  (Tina La Porta, Victor Vina, Fiona Jackson-Downes,Doron Golan, Crankbunny, Shirin Kouladjie, Mark Jackson-Downes, Brad Brace, Gregory Chatonsky, Raphael DiLuzio, Lewis LaCook, Eugenia Fratzeskou, Laura Floyd, Amy Cunningham, Emily Webber)
    Mark Napier - Point to Point  (people moving in gallery affect web images)  waiting room (visitors affect animated projection in gallery)  - potatoland
    gregory chatonsky - installations
    Burnes, Davies - http://no.va.com.au/lingua/information.html
    Cheang, Bowling - http://bowlingalley.walkerart.org/
    Becker, Remote Viewing - http://www.t0.or.at/~konrad
    Fred Forest, Internet-Graffiti: http://www.fredforest.net
    Jenny Marketou, SmellBytes (T,M.): http://smellbytes.banff.org
    Valery Grancher, Feelings: http://ww w.imaginet.fr/nomemory/
    Jordan Crandall, Drive, Track #3 : http://blast.org/crandall/
    Markus Huemer, The Rules are no Game: http://www.khm.de/~huemer
    Ken Feingold, Seance Box No.1 http://www.kenfeingold.com
    Steven Greenwood, Woven Presents: http://members.tripod.com/sgwood/
    Jeffrey Shaw, Distributed Legible City: http://escape.lancs.ac.uk
    Richard  Alain-Martin   L'Atopie (physical objects tracked in the world)
    Tina Cassani and Bruno Beusch  TNC Network   Crash Party and Clone Party (nexus of net and physcial reality)
    Ana Giron  Artificial Time**     (control robot arm and sundial)
    Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Vectorial Elevation, Relational Architecture #4  control lights over Mexico City <http://www.alzado.net>
    Blinkenlights (control lights in a building)
    Clickscape  (control lights in building from web)
    Eduardo Kac  Telepresence events
    Ken Goldberg   Telepresence events
    Brixey  - Chimera Obscura  - (telerobotic maze)

    (See also telepresence and activated objects listings in artist web page)

    VRML-based Art

    CYBERPITCH 2.0 competition

    Flash/Digital Movie Sites

    Above Stream  - streaming video on art
    Diamond 16 Puzzle
    Flash 99% Good
    Hidenori Watanave  - Photon
     Isabel Saij - flash events
    Atom Films
    Video Data Bank
    Electronic Arts Intermix


    See Stephen Wilson List of Essays/syllabuses (special section on Net Art)
    Wilson list of  interface/information design theory resources


    Lists of Winners

    Ars Electronica Prix archives    (past winners)
    http://www.aec.at/en/archives/prix_einstieg.asp?nocache=347002 - history (note these lists derived from Ars Electronica Web site)
    Winneers & Honorary Mentions 2003 Net Vision & Excellence

    Carlos J. Gomez de Llarena, Yury Gitman (Venezuela / USA): "Node Runner"  (wireless teams compete) - netVision-   www.noderunner.com
    Sulake Labs Oy (Finland): "Habbo Hotel"  netExcellence (virtual community with artificial characters) excellence www.habbohotel.com
    David Crawford (USA/Sweden): "Stop Motion Studies" (web based animations)  net vision   www.lightofspeed.com
     Golan Levin (USA): "The Secret Lives of  Numbers" (search to determine most popular integers on web)  netvision www.turbulence.org/Works/nums/
    James Tindall (UK): "Boards of Canada" www.boardsofcanada.com  net excellence (band interactive 3d - visitors can remix music)
     Lia (Austria): "re-move.org"   net excellence www.re-move.org (visitors create images - also intrinsic algorithms) 

    Christophe Bruno The Google Adwords Happening http://www.iterature.com/adwords
    ubermorgen.com  INJUNCTION GENERATOR  http://www.ipnic.org
    Agathe Jacquillat,Tomi Vollauschek FL@33 presents >>> bzzzpeek.com http://www.bzzzpeek.com
    LAN   SuPerVillainizer - Conspiracy Client
    INSERTSILENCE -  http://www.insertsilence.com
    Axel Heide, onesandzeros, Philip Pocock, Gregor Stehle -  UNMOVIE   http://www.unmovie.net
    Antoni Abad - Z -  http://zexe.net 
    Gil Kuno, Han Hoogerbrugge -  FLOW
    Frederic Durieu, Kristine Malden; LeCielEstBleu -  PuppetTool - http://www.lecielestbleu.com/puppettool 
    Martin Stiksel, Felix  Miller, Michael Beidenbrucker, Thomas Willomitzer; last.fm ltd -  Last.Fm/Flast.Fm
     LAN -  tracenoizer - http://www.tracenoizer.org
    Jared Tarbell -  Levitated - http://www.levitated.net
     OSDNOpen Source Development Network -  sourceforge http://sourceforge.net
    Shinya Yamamoto -  SINPLEX SHOW http://www.sinplex.com

    Winneers & Honorary Mentions 2002 Net Vision
    RSG  "Carnivore" http://rhizome.org/carnivore/
    It's Alive!  "BotFighters" http://www.botfighters.com/demo/index.jsp
    Maia Gusberti, Michael Aschauer, Nik Thoenen, Sepp Deinhofer "./logicaland" http://www.logicaland.net
    Jonathan Gay Macromedia Flash 
    Alexandra Jugovic, Florian Schmitt; Hi-Res!   The Third Place  http://thethirdplace.com 
    Harper Reed  Audreyhacking.com - Hacking the Audrey http://www.audreyhacking.com/
    Winners & Honorary Mentions 2002 Net Excellence
    Josh On, Futurefarmers : "They Rule" http://www.theyrule.net
    Schoenerwissen  "Minitasking" http://www.minitasking.com
    Alexandra Jugovic, Florian Schmitt; Hi-Res! : "Donnie Darko" http://www.donniedarko.com
    Kenneth Hung, TINKIN.COM http://www.1111111111111111111111111111111
    Peter Kuthan, Sabine Bitter, Helmut Weber, Thomas Schneider; Arge Zimbabwe Freundschaft  TONGA.ONLINE
    Francis Lam; IdN db-db OUR.DESIGN.PLAYGROUND
    Elan Lee, Microsoft Cloudmakers - the 'AI' Web Game

    2001 Net Vision

      Sebastien Kochman; team cHmAn (France): "Banja, the online game"
      Yuki Naja; Sonic Team (USA): "Phantasy Star Online"
      Neeraj Jhanji; ImaHima Inc. (Japan): "ImaHima" http://shiva.imahima.com

      micromusic.net, lowtech music for hightech people http://www.micromusic.net Gino
    Esposto, Mike Burkhardt, Paco Manzanares; micromusic Switzerland 
      Gamelab's games (Blix, Loop)http://www.gmlb.com/games.html Eric Zimmerman,
    Gabelab Inc. USA 

    2001 Net Excellence

      Chris McGrail; Kleber (UK): "Warp Records" http://warprecords.com 
      Joshua Davis; maruto (USA): "|P|R|A|Y|S|T|A|T|I|O|N|" http://www.praystation.com 
      Brian McGrath; The Skyscraper Museum (USA): "Manhattan Timeformations"

     The Walker Art Center http://www.walkerart.org Walker Art Center 
      Rhizome.org http://rhizome.org Rhizome
      360degrees.org- Perspectives on the U.S. Criminal Justice System
    http://www.360degrees.org Alison Cornyn, Sue Johnson; Picture Projects USA 
      Kaliber10000http://www.k10k.net/ Michael Schmidt, Toke Nygaard, Per Jørgensen ;
    Kaliber10000 UK 
      DMG:I.O* vs R3:DEV*http://www.gmunk.com/r3dev Bradley Grosh; gmunkstudio UK 
      austropolis - empower your citizen http://www.profil.at  Barbara Neumayr; sysis
    interactive simulations ag Austria 
      BoomBox.net http://www.boombox.net Laurence Desarzens Cannemeijer Switzerland 
      Ultrashock.com http://www.ultrashock.com Ultrashock.com Inc. USA 
      Fucked Company http://www.fuckedcompany.com Philip Kaplan USA 
      Bytes for All, Computing and Internet for the Majority of the World
    http://www.bytesforall.org Frederik Norona; Bytes for All South Asia 
      Chi-Chian http://www.scifi.com/chichian/ Voltaire; USA Netoworks Interactive/SCIFI.COM
      CUB http://halfempty.com/whitehouse/cub.htm Steve Whitehouse; Whitehouse
    Animation Inc. Canada 
      Netbabyworld http://www.netbabyworld.com Netbaby World AB Sweden 
      Tehelkahttp://www.tehelka.com Tarun Tejpal; Tehelka India

    1999 Winners
    "LINUX": http://www.linux.org**
    Linus Torvalds (SF) 

     "Res Rocket":http://www.resrocket.com**
    Matthew Moller and Willi Henshall (UK) 

     "KEO": http://www.keo.org
    Jean-Marc Philippe (F)

    Honorary Mentions 

    2000 Winners
    "In the beginning was the command line" (excerpts)**
    Neal Stephenson http://www.well.com/user/neal
    "The Exquisite Corpse"**
    Sharon Denning http://www.repohistory.org/circulation/exquisite
    Telezone Team http://telezone.aec.at

    Honorary Mentions

    1998 Winners
     "IO_DENCIES questioning urbanity"**
    Knowbotic Research (D/A) 

     "Post Pet"**
    Kazuhiko Hachiya (J) 

     "Xchange" E-LAB (LET) **

    Honorary Mentions

    1997 Winners 

    TechnoSphereHomepage **

    MMF - Make Money FastHomepage

    Honorary Mentions

    1996 Ars Electronica Web Winners


    Ed Stasny

    VVV - Journey as an exile**
    Manuel Schilcher, Dietmar Offenhuber, Gerda Palmtshofer, Martin Rutgerson 

    Honorary Mentions 


    1995 Web Winners

    Idea Futures**
    Robin Hanson

    t0 Public Netbase**
    Konrad Becker

    Pattie/Max Maes/Metral 

    Honorary Mentions

    • Station Rose (D)
    • Antonio Muntadas (E)
    • Ed Stastny (USA)
    • Stephanie Cunningham (USA)
    • HotWired (USA)
    • Scott B. Gregory (USA)
    • Charles Henrich (USA)
    • Klaus Johannes Rusch (A)
    • Bonnie Mitchell (USA)
    • David Chaum (USA)
    • Catherine de Courten (CH)

    • Christoph J. Mutter (A) 

    Siggraph98  Web Art
    Mark America GRAMMATRON - hypermedia narrative ennvironment
    Robert Fabricant - Cathedral - 3d VRML
    Gregory Garvey - Gender Bender - Mock interactive gender test
    Julliet Martin - Please Stay on the Line - Interactive event (telephone as metaphor)
    Bonnie Mitchel - When Worlds Collide - collaborative quicktime VR constructive worlds
    Sonya Rapoport - Arbore Erecta - hypermedia mapping of sex change experience to Papua New Guinea tribal initiation rite
    Jacques Servin -  Beast - Game derivative pushing limits of computer systems
    Jospeh Squires - Urban Diary - Hypermedia narrative using diary pages as interface
    Igor Stromajer  - R E : V O L U T I O N -  hypermedia exploration of popular culture, current events, & sexual mores
    Igor Stomajer -  e/motion HELP - Is There Anybody Out There? -  Interactive event commenting of aloneness with metaphor of astronauts
    Annette Weintraub - Pedestrian Walking as Mediation - expoloration of urban environment (Walking as metaphor)
    Anne Wilson - Inquiry About Hair - Constructive Archive of viewerís experience with hair

    Compiled by Stephen Wilson, Professor, CIA Program , Art Dept, San Francisco State University
    ###Note these links are part of the research for Wilson's new book Informati on Arts (MIT Press,2001). Please see the book for more details about the artists, organizations, and texts listed in these links and for extended analysis of the relationship of art and research.  The links are constantly being revised and suggestions are welcomed. Feel free to use these resources but please attribute source. Copyright, 1999-2001 Stephen Wilson.