Past Miami Event: VOL 20

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VOL 20

December 01, 2012
@ La Comunidad

ARTOVATION - Contemporary Art in the Digital Age The way artists, curators, galleries, museums, and journalists have utilized Internet technology, mobile communication, and social media has created new opportunities for discussion, creativity and expression. This Pecha Kucha will host six dynamic speakers who will explore how we are experiencing art in the palm of our hands, behind the computer, in public, at art fairs, and in museums. This event is in partnership and collaboration with The Wolfsonian-FIU Visionaries.

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The Wolfsonian Digital

BY DEREK MERLEAUX
@ VOL 20 ON DEC 01, 2012

Derek Merleaux explains his role in digitizing the collection at the Wolfsonian, as he has worked over the past two years to make their archive available over the internet. With a decent portion of the work now online, his job has evolved to answer questions posed by the new technology.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 7, 2013.

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A Cartoonist's Life

BY HUGH MACLEOD
@ VOL 20 ON DEC 01, 2012

Cartoonist Hugh Macleod talks about the process of becoming a visual artist, and how cultivating an online presence can benefit aspiring artists. He talks about the evolution of his career, from his beginning, drawing on business cards in the West Willage of New York, to his current website and newsletter.

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The Art Market Re-imagined

BY BORIS PEVZNER
@ VOL 20 ON DEC 01, 2012

The founder of COLLECTRIUM, Boris Pevzner, talks about the company's new system/phone app to share your own artworks/favorite art on the internet. It also makes it easier for collectors to search for and access the art they are looking for.