Maida Withers Dance Construction Company in Showcase
International New Media Caucus, College Art Association Conference
Maida Withers with Dance Construction Company dancers. Felicia Avalos & Anthony Gongora
New Media Caucus Showcase, College Art Association Annual Conference. presents video and live performance excerpts of MindFluctuations, an innovative dance, computer art, neuroscience, electronic music art work by Maida Withers and international collaborators. Sixteen experimental artists were selected to present six-minute excerpts of new media works.
Thursday, February 4, 2016; 8:00 to 9:30 pm
Armand Hammer Auditorium / GW’s Flagg building
Corcoran School of the Arts + Design
George Washington University; 500 17th St NW; Washington, DC 20006
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
The New Media Caucus (NMC) is an international non-profit association formed to promote the development and understanding of new media art. The NMC represents artists, designers, practitioners, historians, theoreticians, educators, students, scholars, and researchers, as well as like-minded organizations with interests including, but not limited to, digital media, electronic media, mobile media, virtual media, and emergent media.
Maida Withers Dance Construction Company – a cultural arts organization established in Washington, DC (1974) to create and produce original dance and multimedia performance works for stage, sites and video/film in a collaborative process with visual and performing artists, musicians, technology entrepreneurs, scientists, filmmakers, others committed to a process of experimentation. The Company is known for innovation and ingenuity, engagement in global social issues, technology and the arts, and project research.