2002-10-04

Participants
Conceived and organized by Caro McCaw, plus artists and performers (a large community of artists and organisers, and it would be hard to list all the artists that were involved. There were also many institutions and galleries that were supportive.)

Duration
4 hours

Key Locations
Newcastle-Gateshead, (United Kingdom) / Amsterdam (Netherlands) / Dunedin, (New Zealand)

Technologies
streaming video, a website and a text-based MUSH

This event celebrated the launch of the CDROM/book project documenting the events of the earlier Picnic event. *The Picnic International Party* connected artists and performers in three international locations Newcastle-Gateshead, (United Kingdom) / Amsterdam (Netherlands) / Dunedin, (New Zealand) during a four hour event on 4 October 2002. The event connected performers and audiences through streaming video, a website and a text-based MUSH.