category archives: News

  Lev Manovich
 

Lev Manovich Confirmed as 1st RMMF IV Keynote Speaker

Earlier this week, we confirmed our first keynote speaker: Lev Manovich.  For decades, Dr. Manovich has been considered a thought leader in new media art and theory. He’s best known for his seminal 2001 book, The Language of New Media, which has been called “the most suggestive and broad ranging media history since Marshall McLuhan.”  […]

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  New School for Public Engagement
 

RE/Mixed Media Festival IV Dates Announced! Deadline Extended!

RE/Mixed Media Festival is thrilled to announce the dates for RMMF IV, which will take place on Saturday and Sunday, April 26-27th in downtown NYC.

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  The New School Logo
 

What is RE/Mixed Media? An Interview with Tom Tenney, Festival Director

I recently did an interview with Kasia Broussalian, a publicist at the New School, just prior to the 3rd Annual RE/Mixed Media Festival.  She wrote a lovely piece, but only about six words from the interview made it into the article, so I wanted to post the full text – mainly because I think it […]

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  Ryuichi Sakamoto
 

Ryuchi Sakamoto Provides the Score to MAshRome’s Medea

RE/Mixed  Media Festival is excited to announce the participation of world-renowned and award-winning composer and musician Ryuichi Sakamoto, whose music will be featured in the MAshRome presentation of Archet-Hip-Hop, The Greek Theatre In Remix. Archet-Hip-Hop, The Greek Theatre In Remix is a mashup of Pier Paolo Pasolini’s 1969 film Medea, based on the Greek tragedy by […]

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  Eduardo Havas
 

Eduardo Navas to Deliver Keynote Address at RE/Mixed Media Festival

We’re pleased to announce that the 2012 keynote address – “The Framework of Culture, Remix, and Literature”  - will be given by Eduardo Navas, author of the recently published book, Remix Theory: The Aesthetics of Sampling.    Following a free mimosa reception, Navas will discuss his research on how the recycling of material, as currently […]

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  DJ Spooky at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
 

DJ Spooky Screening at the Met on 10/26

Next Friday, October 27th, long time friend of the festival Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky will be screening is electro/jazz infused re-score of the classic 1956 film, Madame Freedom.  According to the description on his website: “In the 1950s, Korea went through a drastic modernization process. After the Korean War ended, South Korea was […]

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  Remix in Literature
 

Jonathan Ames, McKenzie Wark, Edward Champion, and Eduardo Navas on ‘Remix in Literature’ Panel

On Saturday, November 10th, authors Jonathan Ames, McKenzie Wark, and Eduardo Navas will join literary critic and blogger Edward Champion for a panel discussion on ‘Remix in Literature’ at the 3rd Annual RE/Mixed Media Festival in Brooklyn.  The panel will be moderated by artist/law professor Miriam Aziz. Panel Description A remix in literature can be […]

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  medea x archet-hip-hop
 

MAshRome Festival remixes Pasolini’s ‘Medea’ for RE/Mixed Media Fest

As a  part of the partnership and cultural exchange between RE/Mixed Media Festival and the MAshRome Festival in Italy, MAshRome will be bringing a special multimedia event to RE/Mixed Media 2012.  The performance, Archet-Hip-Hop: The Greek Theatre in Remix, is a mashup of styles and genres and includes a remixed retelling of Paolo Pasolini’s classic film […]

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  radioactivecity
 

Richard Sandler to screen ‘Radioactive City’ at RE/Mixed Media 2012

Richard Sandler, legendary photographer and NYC documentarian, will present a screening of Radioactive City, a diaristic and experimental documentary about Los Angeles during the spring and summer of 2011, as part of the screening of American mashups at the RE/Mixed Media Festival on November 10th.  Some of the imagery, and most of the film’s soundscape was […]

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  sfmix_wide
 

Bring your mixtapes to the festival on November 10th!

We’ve just confirmed that the San Francisco Mixtape Society will be joining us on November 10th for a special “RE/Mixed Media” edition of their popular event. Everyone is invited to assemble a mix tape, mix CD or mix USB stick according to the theme. The mixes are traded over the course of the day through […]

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