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Great Internet Format — reality mix No.2

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© Courtesy of ShanghART Gallery (main gallery)
Great Internet Format — reality mix No.2

50 Moganshan Rd., Bldg 16
200060 Shanghai
China
December 19th, 2011 - December 25th, 2011
Opening: December 18th, 2011 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.shanghartgallery.com
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
shanghai
EMAIL:  
info@shanghartgallery.com
PHONE:  
+86 21-6359 3923
OPEN HOURS:  
Daily 10AM-6PM
TAGS:  
video-art

DESCRIPTION

The Graphics Interchange Format (GIF) is a bitmap image format which supports up to 8 bits per pixel(256 distinct colors) to refer to true color image.

Great Internet Format (GIF) was first launched by imagokinetics lab with a series of art activities that based on GIF(Graphics Interchange Format) , in which the part[reality mix] is to exist as an useable art work in reality instead of living in the internet circumstance .

[reality mix No.1] artists are invited to make GIF works from Sep.28 to Oct.28,2011, all the works are updated by holygraphic projection on the window of JNBY Wulin store. For more information:http://imagokinetics.com/the_gif/app1_public/

[reality mix No.2] is carried out to realize the concept that GIF animation evenly divides time in another medium, including an update of [reality mix No.1] which considers GIF as the material of impulse video, and to create sound&video with these material by a software run by HTML/Javascript (at the openning only). The DVD set of selected GIF works are also available for purchase during the exhibition.