FACES - trans http://faces-l.net/en/taxonomy/term/804/0 en IRL: In Real Life Conference at the Irish Museum of Contemporary Art: goo.gl/WLdJe http://faces-l.net/en/content/irl-real-life-conference-irish-museum-contemporary-art-googlwldje <p>IRL 2011 is a survey and enquiry into the questions and challenges posed in the bleeding edge of research and practices of a wide range of fields, all at the intervenience of identity and technology; is an interdisciplinary dialogue between artists, scientists, engineers, socio-political activists, hackers and others pushing beyond the typical, stereotyped or engineered boundaries and limits to lifestyles, technologies, practices and systems to explore what is possible today. Guest speakers for the 2-day conference held July 14&amp; 15th include trans-activist and writer Kate Bornstein (Thursday) and Dr. Henrik Scharfe with his geminoid project (Friday).</p> <p>More information and Register at <a href="http://imoca.ie/imoca2/wordpress/exhibitions/irl-in-real-life-2011/" title="http://imoca.ie/imoca2/wordpress/exhibitions/irl-in-real-life-2011/">http://imoca.ie/imoca2/wordpress/exhibitions/irl-in-real-life-2011/</a></p> http://faces-l.net/en/content/irl-real-life-conference-irish-museum-contemporary-art-googlwldje#comments announcement contemporary art cyborgs gender Technology trans visual art Tue, 07 Jun 2011 10:44:55 +0000 kbear 660 at http://faces-l.net