New Media Initiatives 98–99


Artist Commissions

Natalie Bookchin: Questions and Answers, Questions as Answers, Answers as Questions, October 1998

Janet Cohen/Keith Frank/Jon Ippolito: The Unreliable Archivist, November 1998

Lisa Jevbratt: A Stillman Project, November 1998–April 1999

C5: 16 Sessions, February 1999 (#3)

Mark Amerika: PHON:E:ME, June 1999

Artistic Programs

Atelier van Lieshout: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, September 1998

Marek Walczak with Remo Campopiano: VRML Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, November 1998 (#4)

Phillipe Vergne and Louis Mazza: Empire of Signs, June 1999 (#1)

Education Programs

ArtsConnectEd, October 1998 (collaboration with The Minneapolis Institute of Arts)

Through Your Eyes, January 1999 (produced by Nathan Braulick and Lynn Sowder of Y-CORE)

What’s Next? Lecture Series, April–May 1999

George LaRou: Interactive Art Activity on Lorna Simpson’s Wigs, May 1999

Special Projects

Merce Cunningham Interactive Kiosk for the Walker exhibition Art Performs Life: Merce Cunningham/Meredith Monk/Bill T. Jones
June–September 1998

The Shock of the View: Artists, Audiences, and Museums in the Digital Age, September 1998–April 1999
Online salon and exhibition series

Commission Possible: Walker Art Center, 1980–1998, November 1998
The Andersen Window Gallery exhibition site

Carl DiSalvo: Space Beyond Meaning, November 1998

Emerging Artists/Emergent Medium, April 1998
Jerome Foundation Grant site

WebWalker, May 1999
Online newsletter


Shu Lea Cheang: Bowling Alley


Beyond Interface: net art and art on the net

Paul Vanouse and Peter Weyhrauch: Consensual Fantasy Engine


Beyond Interface: net art and art on the net
American Center for Design First Annual Web 100 Award 1998

Best Educational Use Site, Museums and the Web, March 1999
Gold Muse for Best Museum Web Site, American Association of Museums, April 1999

Walker Art Center (#2)
Best Overall Site, Museums and the Web, March 1999