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Selected Lectures, Papers and Presentations


2016 Nov "Curating and Collecting New Media Art." Post-Screen: International Festival of Art, New Media and Cybercultures. Portugal: University of Lisbon. http://postscreenfestival.com. Invited
speaker and workshop leader.
2016 Jul Media in the Expanded Field: Curators and museum professionals' Think Tank. Casa Wabi, Mexico: Montabonel. http://montabonel.com/research/media-in-the-expanded-field/. Invited
Think Tank member.
2016 May

Curating Art After New Media Hong Kong. Curators’ Professional Development Course. Hong Kong: Videotage. http://www.videotage.org.hk/web/subpage.php?mid=28&id=402.

Invited co-director and keynote
speaker.
2016 May

"Chair's Introduction - Equal Collaborations?" Thinking Digital in the Arts: Unusual Collaborations. 10 May. Gateshead: Sage Gateshead.

Invited chair and
speaker.
2015 Nov

"Collecting New Media Art." CI Dialogues, Contemporary Istanbul Art Fair. Istanbul: CI. Video available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmDfTSkmYIw.

Invited
speaker.
2015 Sep

"Curating Art" Ormston House/Limerick University, Eire. Invited speaker.

Invited
speaker.
2015 Aug

"Collecting After New Media" presenter and panel chair, ISEA 2015 Symposium. Vancouver.

Speaker and panel chair.
2015 Jul

2015 Jul "Equal Partnerships" Policy Priorities for the Creative Industries - A Manifesto for the New Government GovKnow Symposium: London. Presenter. .

Invited
speaker.
2014 Jul Cultural Value and the Digital. Tate, RCA and LSBU, AHRC Research Symposium: London: Tate Modern. Invited
speaker.
2014 May Thinking Digital Art. Digital Cultures: Future Thinking and Innovation for Arts and Heritage. Invited Chair. Newcastle: Tyne and Wear Museums Service. Invited
chair.
2014 Apr "Catalogues and Exhibitions." Curating the Digital, at CHI Conference. Invited keynote presentation. Toronto: CHI.

Invited
workshop keynote

2014 Apr "Exhibition Histories of Critical Participatory Systems" Association of Art Historians. Paper. London RCA: AAH. Paper.

2013
Jul

"Exhibiting new media and digital art: Interactive audiences and arts administrators/curators." Giving up the archive? Reflections on the creation, examination and dissemination of arts organisations' archives. London: ARLIS\UK & Ireland, The Glasgow School of Art, Centre for Contemporary Art Glasgow, AHRC.

Invited
speaker.
2013 Jun "Curating Participation - Online and Offline." Online And Offline: Curatorial And Artistic Responses To A Transitioning Internet. Dublin: Rua Red Gallery, Glitch Festival. Invited
speaker.
2013 Feb "Curating after New Media Art: Museums, Collections and Audiences" University of Manchester, Centre For Museology. Invited
speaker.
2012 Dec Collecting and Presenting Born-Digital Art working conference. Baltan Laboratories, and Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven. Invited
guest.
2012 Oct "Exhibiting new media and digital art: Interactive audiences and arts administrators/curators" Dongduk University, Seoul, Korea. Invited
speaker.

2012
Jun

"New Media and Digital Art: Interactive Audiences and Arts Administrators" CAFA Art Museum, Beijing, China. Paper. Invited lecture. 12 June Invited
speaker.
2012
Mar
"Histories of Participation and New Media Art" AAH conference, Milton Keynes. Paper. Paper.
2012
Feb
"Curating Participation" Vrije Universitieit Brussel/IBBT. Invited KEYNOTE and Masterclass. Invited
keynote
speaker and masterclass.
2012
Jan
"Museums and New Media Art" Leicester University, Museums Studies Lecture Series, Leicester. Invited Lecture. Invited
speaker.
Jul
2011

"Museums, New Media Art” EVA London 2011: Electronic Visualisation and the Arts, London.

Invited
keynote
speaker.
May
2011
“Curating Participation” Curating Masters, HGDK University Zurich.
Invited
speaker.
Mar
2011
“Curating Art After New Media: Curating as a Form of Creative Inquiry?” Edinburgh College of Art, Research Seminar Series.
Invited
speaker.
Feb
2011
“Immaterial Portraits: Across Borders” Digital Portraits of Transculturalism, Centre for Creative Collaboration, Goldsmith’s College, London.
Invited
speaker.
Feb
2011
“Participation and Engagement: Curating Contemporary Art after New Media” College Art Association (CAA) Conference. New York
Speaker and chair.
Oct
2010
“Curating New Media Art and Participation” 3rd Conference on Innovation and Cultural Dissemination, CCCB - Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona. http://www.cccb.org/en/curs_o_conferencia-3rd_conference_on_innovation_and_cultural_dissemination-35282 Invited
speaker.
Oct
2010
“New Media Art” Panel chair. Museums Association Conference. Manchester.
Invited
speaker.
May
2010
“Documentation, Archiving, and Interaction.” Media Libraries and Archives for the 21st Century symposium. 28-29 May. Gijon: LABoral. Invited
speaker.
Mar
2010
“Self-Institutionalisation” Institutional Critique. 26-27 March. Kassel: HGDK and Museum Friederichianum.
Invited
speaker and chair.
Feb
2010
“Distributing Ourselves: New Media, Curating, Networks, and Collaborations” College Art Association (CAA) Conference. Chicago.
Speaker and chair.
Feb
2010
“Curating Behaviours.” Decoding the Digital. 4-5 February. London: Victoria and Albert Museum.
Invited
speaker.
Aug
2009
With Verina Gfader, Sarah Cook and Axel Lapp “Open Bliss: Participatory, Glocal, and Protective Zones” ISEA 2009 festival. Belfast. 3 workshops.
Invited
workshops.
May
2009
Gallery Tour, Environment 2.0 exhibition, 14th May, Cube Gallery, Futuresonic Festival Manchester.
Invited
speaker.
Aug
2008
“How Open ....” Curating in/as Open System(s) panel, ISEA 2008 Symposium. Singapore.
Invited
speaker.
Feb
2008
“Theories, Practices, Shifting Roles”, Digital Curatorship: public programming in the Information Age. 12 Feb. Newcastle: Museum, Gallery and Heritage Studies, School of Arts and Cultures (ICCHS), Newcastle University. Invited
speaker.
Oct
2007
“Hybrid tools for collaboration on curatorial new media practices.” New media and art education. 25-26 Oct. Liepaja: Liepaja Pedagogical Academy.
Invited
speaker.
Oct
2007
“Behaviours, Categories and Folksonomies - Archiving New Media.” Had to Be There. 16 Oct. Liverpool: FACT.

Invited
speaker.
Oct
2007
“Community?” Urban Screens. 11-12 Oct. Manchester: Urban Screens. Invited
speaker.

Apr
2007

With Sarah Cook and Ele Carpenter “CRUMB Bliss Centre” Enter_Unknown Territories festival. 26-27 Apr. Cambridge: <http://www.enternet.org.uk/>. Invited
workshops.
Dec
06

‘out of the internet’ International Symposium.
“Net space and physical space - hybrid practices.”
Brisbane, Australia: MAAP/ANAT.

Invited
keynote
speaker.
Nov
06
ENGAGE: Interaction, Art and Audience Experience.
“Participatory Systems.”
Sydney, Australia: University of Technology.
Invited
keynote
speaker.
Nov
06

Fast Forward: Art History, Curation and Practice After Media. [panel presentation] Cook, Sarah Ele Carpenter and Beryl Graham “Approaches to the Practice of Curating New Media Art .”
London: CHArt, Computers and the History of Art.

Paper.
Jul
06

ARLIS (Art Librarians) Annual Conference.
“Databases and Art.”
Newcastle: University of Northumbria.

Invited
speaker.
Apr
06

Art-Place-Technology: International Symposium on Curating New Media Art,
[chair] “Charlie Gere presentation/discussion.”
Liverpool: Liverpool School of Art & Design and FACT Centre.

Invited
chair.
Jan
06

HGKZ Curating Visiting Lecturer Series.
“Curating net art.”
Zurich: Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, Zürich (HGKZ).

Invited
speaker.
Dec 05 Radiator and Digital Cultures Symposium.
“Critical interaction: New media art interaction and the artworld.”
Invited
speaker.
Dec 05 Adelphi Research Institute Seminar Series, Salford University.
“How is new media art being presented, commissioned, collected and critiqued?”
Invited
speaker.
Nov 05 a-n think tank: Curated space, Arnolfini, Bristol.
Invited Think Tank participant.
Invited
participant.
Aug 05

Grays School of Art Research Summer School, Aberdeen.
“Dissertations.”

Invited
speaker.
May 05 Revealing Practice, Wimbledon School of Art, London. Available from URL: <http://www.wimbledon.ac.uk/revealingpractice/>.
“Sliding scales and namings: Art research.”
Invited
speaker.
Apr 05 Museums and the Web 2005, Toronto: Archives & Museum Informatics. Available from URL: <http://www.archimuse.com/mw2005/papers/graham/graham.html>.
“Taxonomies of new media art: Real world namings.”
Conference
paper
.
Mar 05 Art Museum and Gallery Studies, International Centre for Cultural and Heritage Studies. Visiting Lecture Series, 1st Mar. Newcastle: Newcastle University.
“Presenting and curating new media art.”
Invited
speaker.
Oct 04

Summit: Participate/Collaborate: Reciprocity, Design and Social Networks. Banff, Canada.
“Collaborative art process and product.”

Invited
speaker & wg co-chair.
Aug 04 ISEA 2004 (International Symposium on Electronic Art), Helsinki.
“Interaction and Audience.” Available from URL: <http://www.isea2004.net/content/presentationpage.php?id=452>.
Paper, and proposer and chair of panel
“Working Across Boundaries: Curating And Preserving New Media Art” including Steve Dietz, Caitlin Jones (Guggenheim,) and Sarah Cook.
Conference
paper and panel.
Apr 04 BLOC new media curation seminar. Builth Wells.
“Curating the characteristics of new media.”
Invited
speaker.
Mar 04 F2F Seminar Series, FACT, Liverpool.
“Presenting and curating new media art.”
Invited
speaker.
Feb 04 Gage Seminar, Ferens Gallery, Hull.
“Presenting Digital Arts”
Invited
speaker.
Jan 04 Visiting Lecture Series, Newcastle University.
“Curating new media art.”
Invited
speaker.
Nov
03
Critical Forum: Caught in the Act, Tate Liverpool.
“The opposite of live: new media art.”
Invited
speaker.
Aug
03
FILE Symposium, Sao Paolo (Brazil).
"Curators and Researchers as a Network".
Invited
speaker.
Jul
03
Commonwealth Institute, London.
"Curating Digital Arts: Digital Art Panel Event".
Invited
speaker.
May
03
Cornerhouse, Manchester.
"Discussion lists: CRUMB and wider".
Invited
speaker.
Mar
03
Northumbria University, Newcastle.
"Virtual Museums and other tactics".
Invited
speaker.
Oct
02
Liverpool John Moores University.
"The problems of showing new media art".
Invited
speaker.

Jul
02

British Interactive Group Conference, Herstmonceux.
"Interactive artworks: a critical view."

Invited
Keynote
Speaker.

Apr
02

The Exploratorium, San Francisco (USA)
"Art/Science issues."

Invited
speaker.

Apr
02

University of Nevada, Reno (USA).
"Challenges for curating new media art"

Invited
speaker.

Apr
02

Mills College (USA).
"New media art and publishing"

Invited
speaker.

Apr
02

San Jose State University (USA).
"European media art"

Invited
speaker.

Oct
01

I'll show you mine … Workshop on new media spaces. The Media Centre, Huddersfield.
"Summary session."

Invited
speaker.

Oct
01

Coventry University.
"New media art, new media curating."

Invited
speaker.

Mar
01

Museums and the Web 2001. Seattle (USA).
"Curatorial Resource for Upstart Media Bliss".

Paper.

Dec
00

Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore (India).
"Interactive digital art"

Invited
speaker.

Nov
00

Use Nor Ornament exhibition discussion. Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sunderland.

Invited
participant.

Jul
00

Doctoral Education in Design: Foundations for the future, La Clusaz (France).
'"What could art learn from design, what might design learn from art?"

Paper.

Mar
00

Laing Art Gallery lunchtime talk.
"Playing for Keeps: Fun, Art and Seriousness."

Invited
speaker.

Jan
00

University of Washington, Advanced Arts Technology (USA).
"Curatorial Practice and New Media".

Invited
speaker.

Nov
99

Bakhtinian Perspectives conference, Norwegian University of Science & Technology, Trondheim.
"A Dialogue with an Idiot? Some Interactive Computer-Based Art Installations."

Invited
speaker.

Sep

99

Navigating Intelligence/Curating New Media Symposium, Banff Centre for the Arts, (Canada).
"Interactivity lo-tech/hi-tech"

Invited
presenter.

July
99

Matrix art research conference, St. Martin's School of Art, London.
"Hybrid Rigour or Strange Beasts: The University of Sunderland Experience."

Paper.

May
99

Newcastle University, Newcastle.
"Practice-Led Art Research at Sunderland."

Invited
speaker.

Feb
99

Exchange 99 conference, UWE, Bristol.
"Practice-Led or Theorised Practice? The University of Sunderland Experience."

Paper.

Feb
99

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland.
"Formal Art Research" on panel for Current Research exhib talk.

Invited
speaker.

Nov
98

Soros Centre for Contemporary Art, Moscow, (Russia)
"Interactive Artworks in Serious Games"

Invited
speaker.

Sep
98

ISEA 98, Manchester
"Irony: Some Rust-Belt Art"

Paper.

Jun
98

CADE Postgrad, Sheffield
Feedback panel, postgraduate art-practice research presentations.

On invited
panel.

May
98

Research Training Initiative, BIAD, Birmingham
"Art-Practice-Based Research at Sunderland"

Invited
speaker.

Jan
98

Napier University, Edinburgh
"Narrative and Interactive Art"

Invited
speaker.

Feb
97

Slade School of Art, London
"Serious Games"

Invited
speaker.

Feb
97

Middlesex University, London
"Interactive art Ph.D. research"

Invited
speaker.

Nov
96

Engage Conference, Newcastle
"Interactive art: Interaction in process or product?"

Invited
speaker.

Feb
96

Teeside University
"Interactive art: Real Fictions"

Invited
speaker.

Apr
95

VideoPositive Seminars, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
"Games of Art, War ... and Intimacy"

Invited
speaker.

Feb
95

Museum of the Moving Image (BFI), London
"Interactive Digital Art from the USA"

Paper.

Oct
94

Leeds International Film Festival Censorship Conference
"Pornography, Censorship and the New Media"

Invited
speaker.

Oct
94

Seeing the Light conference, Birmingham
"Fear of Computers: Grasping the Technology"

Invited
speaker.

Aug
94

ISEA Internat. Sympos. on Electronic Art, Helsinki (Fin)
"Choices: Gender Issues for Electronic Art"
(Paper accepted but unable to attend)

Paper.

Feb
94

Museum of the Moving Image (BFI), London
"Interactive Art and Gender"

Invited
speaker.

Nov
93

Artec Digital Dreams Conference, Newcastle
"Interactive Art and Gender"

Invited
speaker.

Sep
93

The British National Photography Conference, Bristol
"Gender and Interactivity"

Invited
speaker.

Jul
93

Montage 93 Festival, Rochester NY (USA)
"Eye Openers: British Educational Photography and New Technology"

Paper.

Apr
93

The Exploratorium, San Francisco (USA)
"New Technologies, New Families: Interactive Photo Artists"

Paper.

Oct
92

Wayne State Uni & Urban Inst. Cont. Arts (USA)
"Post-Industrial Images: New tactics from Britain's Rust-belt"

Invited
speaker.

Mar
92

S.P.E. National Conference, Washington D.C. (USA)
"Photography in Post-Iron-Curtain, Post-Colonial Europe"

Paper.

Sep
91

Nottingham Polytechnic
"Contemporary Photography Practices from West-Coast USA & Canada"

Invited
speaker.

Jun
91

Photoscape Festival, San Francisco (USA)
"Channel Crossings: Current issues for Photography in Europe"

Invited
speaker.



Selected Media Appearances


3.3.98

Get With IT, BBC World Service
Computer art interview.

10.7.97

Culture, KISS TV
Serious Games exhibition interview.

7.7.97

Global Village, Sky Computer Channel
Serious Games exhibition interview.

26.2.97

Soundbyte, BBC World Service
Computer art interview.

21.11.96

Look North, Channel 3
Serious Games exhibition interview.

13.9.94

Women's Hour, BBC Radio 4
Digital photography.

6.2.92

Kaleidoscope, BBC Radio 4.
Photography in the North East.

18.7.91

Degrees North, Tyne Tees Television
Photography and digital imaging.

 

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