Annie Abrahams

Person
Residency: 
Montpellier
France
FR
Nationality: 
Netherlands
NL
Born: 
1954
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Annie Abrahams is an independent artist known worldwide for her netart (Being Human - online low tech mood mutators / not immersive. 1996 - 2007) and collective writing experiments. She is an internationally regarded pioneer of networked performance art. Abrahams has performed and shown work extensively in France, including at the Centre Pompidou and the Jeu de Paume, Paris, and in many international galleries as the Stadtgalerie Mannheim, Germany; the Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center in Asheville, USA; the New Museum, New York; Furtherfield Gallery, London; NIMk, Amsterdam and Aksioma in Ljubljana. She was lead-performer in ELO2017 Porto. https://bram.org
Besides doing her artwork, she taught at the University of Montpellier in the Arts Department (2002-2005). She curated and organized the project "InstantS" and the "Breaking Solitude" and "Double Bind" webperformances (2006 - 2009) for panoplie, Montpellier. In 2012 she co-organised the first "Cyposium" – online symposium on cyberformance. In 2014 she published two books: "from estranger to e-stranger" with CONA and Aksioma, Ljubljana; and "CyPosium - the book", co-edited with Helen Varley Jamieson and published by LINK Editions and la Panacée.

 

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