Skawennati: Realizing the Virtual: A TimeTravellerTM Experience

Gaertner, David. Skawennati: Realizing the Virtual: A TimeTravellerTM Experience. Regina, Sask.: Dunlop Art Gallery, 2015.

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Abstract (English)

"New media artist Skawennati’s Realizing the Virtual: A TimeTravellerTM Experience features a nine-episode machinima series, created in Second Life. It tells the story of a 22nd century Mohawk man who uses his edutainment system, TimeTravellerTM , to embark on a technologically-enhanced vision quest, visiting historical events significant to First Nations. Dunlop’s presentation of the TimeTravellerTM series that will take place in a uniquely-designed, real-world environment that mimics the artist’s virtual world, created by Skawennati and collaborators." -- Publisher's website.

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Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Matotek, Jennifer (Curator); Gaertner, David (Author)
Dossier: 410 - SKAWENNATI
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Regina, Sask.: Dunlop Art Gallery
Artists: Skawennati
Event Title: Skawennati: Realizing the Virtual: A TimeTravellerTM Experience
Type: Exhibition
Location: Dunlop Art Gallery (Regina, Sask.)
Dates: 27 Nov. 2015 - 13 Jan. 2016
Keywords: VIRTUAL REALITY; COLONIALISM; NEW MEDIA; POLITICAL ART; HISTORY; RESISTANCE; FIRST NATIONS
Copyright Statement: Dunlop Art Gallery
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Includes bibliographic references.

Deposited by: Artexte Admin
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2016 16:44
Last Modified: 08 Nov 2017 19:00
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/27920
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