Live Stream Exhibition 19th July 2012 5.30pm

MA-NET, Salford University and Lets Go Global have been collaborating with artist Mishka Henner to bring you Live Stream, an exhibition at Salford University’s Digital Performance Lab.

This event will feature presentations and talks from key organisations, programmers and artists involved in the Quays Cultural Strategy and also provide an opportunity to view the fantastic new facilities at the Quays.

Live Stream is an installation by Mishka Henner juxtaposing a live webcam feed of Japanese sea nettles (Chrysoara pacifica) with live audio streams of communications between air traffic controllers and pilots at major airports around the world. Exhibited for one-night only between 5.30-9pm on Thursday 19 July 2012 at the Digital Performance Laboratory, University of Salford, MediaCityUK. (Click here for a location map)

cargocollective.com/livestream

Schedule

5.30pm Artist’s talk

6-7pm Drinks reception and opening of exhibition

7pm Introduction and talks from key programmers at Salford University and the Quays Cultural Strategy

8pm Tour of the facilities

8-9pm Networking

About Mishka Henner
Signature artist in From Here On (2011), a group show representing the new age of photography at Les Rencontres d’Arles in France. In Arles, presented with the Kleine Hans award for six bookworks produced between 2010 and 2011. Winning Mentality acquired by the Tate Collection of Artists’ Books in 2010. Portfolios of works published in Photoworks, Ojo Depez, Photography Now, and Else Magazine. Works also reviewed and featured in Source, the British Journal of Photography, Time Magazine, the New York Times, the Guardian, De Volkskrant, Liberation and Frieze d/e. Exhibited internationally in numerous of group shows and surveys. Member of the ABC Artists’ Books Cooperative.

Mishka lives and works in Manchester, UK.

Live Stream is a commission by MA-Net supported by Lets Go Global and the University of Salford.

If you would like to attend please RSVP to Kim@letsgoglobal.tv