online 1: !Mediengruppe Bitnik

Exhibition view Online 1 2010

6. February – 11. April 2010

Projektraum Enter

The rapid development of computer and Internet technology has decisively shaped the society in recent decades. Artists too take advantage of the new technologies. They use it for their work and critically reflect on technological developments and their impact. As part of Sitemapping, the Federal Office of Culture (BAK) encourages the implementation and impartation of innovative media art in Switzerland.
In cooperation with the Federal Office of Culture (BAK), five projects funded by Sitemapping in recent years are presented in the project room enter with the title online. The exhibition series is aimed at presenting new media art in the museum for the first time, which is otherwise usually seen only at specialised festivals.

In the initial exhibition of online, the artists’ group !Mediengruppe Bitnik introduces itself with Opera calling.