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Festival Programme 2021

10th-13th November 2021 Wired Women*

Programme now live !

Audience Survey by The White Pube

Earlier in the year NEoN approached The White Pube to engage in a conversation about their critical writings about art. NEoN was also very interested in their experience of being ‘critics in residence’ at Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art and Institute of Contemporary Art, [2020] The White Pube (TWP) is the collaborative identity of Gabrielle

Interview with Holly White

The Wired Women* programme at this year’s NEoN festival is working to examine both the digital gender divide as well as the contributions of female and non binary artists in shaping digital spaces and online experiences. As a part of that programme, Holly White, a multi-disciplinary artist based in Glasgow, will be exhibiting a computer

Rethinking Symposia

An interview with Dr Nathan Jones Have you ever been to a symposium? Was it part of a

Cyberfeminism

Interview with Amy Iona The Wired Women programme at this year’s NEoN festival is working to examine both the digital gender divide as well as the contributions of female and non binary artists in shaping digital spaces and online experiences. As a part of that programme, artist and researcher Amy Iona will be publishing a

School of Cyborg

Earlier in the year NEoN proposed an idea to Masters students in Culture, Criticism and Curation at Central Saint

Festival Artists Announced 

NEoN Digital Arts Festival 10th-13th November 2021 Wired Women*  WARNING: This article contains strong language Under the theme ‘Wired Women*’, NEoNs annual festival will look to address the digital gender divide and highlight the contribution of female and nonbinary artists in shaping the digital and technology-driven arts sector. Its 4-day festival will be a hybrid

Interview with Ailie Rutherford

We’re switching things up a bit this week! Normally we’d publish a lil response or a think-piece-style blog post. This week’s entry is a bit longer, but it’s an interview with Ailie Rutherford, Freelance artist-curator for NEoN Digital Arts. We attended an event Ailie had been part of the organising team for and wanted to

ReGrowing Digital Arts Webinar Showcase

We are delighted to invite you to the ReGrowing Digital Arts Webinar Showcase at 2- on Friday 20th

Manifesto chat with Bea

Following on from our chat with Ailie Rutherford last week, we decided we like asking questions and having

Rethinking Symposia

As part of the ReGrowing Digital Arts research project with Dr Michael Pierre Johnson, a creative economy researcher

What’s the point in a roundtable?

When I was in art school, there was a constant push forward towards a new now we were

Career Ready @ NEoN

NEoN Digital Arts are very proud to have joined the Career Ready network. This network of employers and educators

Making safer spaces online

This text is a response to ‘Round the Virtual Table,’ an event that took place on May 6th

Reviving Digital Arts in Dundee

NEoN Digital Arts Festival, 10 – 13 November 2021 EventScotland funding helps revive Digital Arts in Dundee Support

Surely, it’s not that hard?

An EDI research project. Carried out by Saoirse Amira Anis. Commissioned by NEoN Digital Arts. Project completed April 2021. Research undoubtedly ongoing. ___________________________________________________________________________ Having spoken to several arts practitioners, and reading several inspirational texts, this research project has led me to conclude that the art world would benefit from the following:  “EDI” is replaced with “equity”. (By

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