Recipe for handling alert codes in a post futurist society
1 cup paprika
2 polar bears
U.S. Mexico border
Align ingredients neatly on surface.
Sprinkle with salt.
Serve with opera.
Perry Bard is an artist living in New York. She works individually and collaboratively on interdisciplinary projects for public space. She has worked with community groups to address issues of media representation engineering site specific public video installations for the Staten Island Ferry Terminal Building in New York and for Market Square in Middlesbrough UK. Public interventions about the war in Iraq include a mobile truckside billboard traveling the streets of New York, magazine ads and coffee cup sleeves featuring artifacts missing from the Baghdad Museum. Her web and public space project Man With A Movie Camera: The Global Remake dziga.perrybard.net invites participation in a mashup of a 1929 film belonging to world cultural history. The award winning work has been presented in 50 venues to date including the Montreal Biennial ’09, the Guggenheim’s Youtube Play Biennial 2010, the Toronto Film Festival 2010. She has given workshops and lectured about the project worldwide; her article When Film and Database Collide is published in the Video Vortex Reader II: Moving Images Beyond Youtube.
Perry Bard – New York New York