ADA Auckland Symposium 2014 Programme

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Friday 12 September

Venue: WG 126, AUT City Campus, WG Sir Paul Reeves Building, 55 Wellesley St East
<Registration from 9am>

<10am> Opening (framing the event ~ Creativity and Civics in the networked city)

Donald Ripia Nga Wai O Horotiu Marae ~ Mihi

– ADA/Mesh Cities overview & housekeeping
–  Welcome by Auckland hosts – Colab ~ Frances Joseph & Harry Silver

<10.45> Roger Dennis  – Founder Sensing City
– Keynote presentation & Discussion ~ Response Charles Walker – Future Cities

<11.45> Artist Raewyn Turner  – Sensory Architecture

< 12noon > Lunch~ the ADA open sandwich

<1.00pm> Panel One: Civics and Social Chair ~ Carole Anne Meehan, Public Art Manager, Auckland Council
Maggie Buxton ~ Artist, ‘Place’
Tracey Williams ~ Curator, Auckland Council
Vanessa Crowe ~ Artist, Mood Bank
Jeanne van Heeswijk – Artist and Keynote for Engaging publics/Public engagement (Auckland Art Gallery)

<2.00pm> Break

<2.15pm> Craft meets Augmented Reality in Kim Newall’s Love Creatures Workshop

<3.15pm> Finding the Ghosts of K’road ~ Augmented Reality walk by Tracey Benson  Walk guided by K’ Road historian  Edward Bennett

<5-7pm> Opening event in collaboration with Digital Art Live  ‘DJ3D14’  by Dan James
Includes Performances by Dancer Jesse Quaid and DJ Lewis Tennant
Venue: The Box, The Edge, Aotea Square /artbase/dj3d14/ ||

Saturday 13 September

Venue: WG 126, AUT City Campus, WG Sir Paul Reeves Building, 55 Wellesley St East
Welcome back <Registration from 9am> 

>> Walk to the Auckland Art Gallery

<9.30-10.15 am> Keynote  Jeanne van Heeswijk
Engaging Publics/Public Engagement Symposium 
Venue: Auckland Art Gallery (Cnr Kitchener & Wellesley Streets)

>> Return to AUT ~WG126

<10.30am> Disenchanting the Digital ~ Responding Dan Dixon –
2 artists with work at the ADA Symposium  Luke Munn (Packet Songs) & Walter Langelaar (SSID_Exquis)
Venue: WG 126, AUT City Campus, WG Sir Paul Reeves Building, 55 Wellesley St East

<11:11am> Morning Tea

<11.30am> Panel Two : Augmented Memory & Place Telling Chair ~ Ted Whitaker Artist
Miriam Ross ~ 3D Film Landscapes
Dan Untitled ~ DJ3D14
Judith Robinson ~ Tiki in Architecture
Kedron Parker & Bruce McNaught ~ The Wet Index
Artists and researchers discuss historic and speculative views of local landscapes and architecture

Artists Martin Hill & Rueben Poharama – Connect here

<12.30noon> Lunch in a paper bag,
Explore the artworks around level One & head for the meeting point for the walk

<1.30pm start>  Walk Becca Wood: Listening to Disappearing ~ A Social choreography for the ears

<2.30pm>Panel Three: Revealing Layers Chair ~ Caro McCaw Academic Leader Communication, School of Design, Otago Polytechnic
Andrea Selwood ~ Raising the creek
Chris Berthelsen ~ Making Friends
Sarah Smuts-Kennedy & Taarati Taiaroa ~ Make the Park
Environments and encounters in and with them

<3.30pm> Birgit Bachler leads the  – Big Data Bastelstunde 

<5.15pm> Social event Rejoin the conversation Engaging Publics/Public Engagement Symposium 
 Auckland Art Gallery (Cnr Kitchener & Wellesley Streets)

Evening activity suggestions;
Silo park –  meal & music on the waterfront,
some dancing moral support for the D.A.N.C.E art club world record DJ attempt

Sunday 14

<10am> Data funerals –
Julian Priest  & Audrey Samson (ideacritik) are 2 Artists whose work seeks to relieve us of data overload ~ reflecting this conversation is Dr Ruth Irwin

<10.30> Panel Four: Performing the city
Becca Wood ~ Choreoauratics
Carol Brown & Russell Scoones ~ Rituals of Place and Sound
Dr Tracey Benson ~ Finding the Ghosts of K’rd

Artists explore how their work invites people to use urban landscapes in different ways

<11.15> coffee and cake

Do-Tell Presentations:
mapping connections, workshop/skills exchange
– open mic session for artists
– Ian Clothier (SCANZ )– The Challenge to publicly funded organisations brought on by climate change
(Ian’s article on the Intercreate site
2014 ADA Artists Tour – Sound Sky presentation by Trudy Lane and Halsey Burgund

Plenary discussion and Round-up
– themes that continue through Space:Network:Memory
Check for current ADA happenings


<12.45pmLunch in a paper bag

< 1pm >  ADA AGM 2014 – all welcome expected time 1 hour (ably Chaired by Julian (for Zita Joyce) and finishing in a record <45 minutes 🙂


The ADA Board thanks
for their generous gift of Lanyards and Programme Pockets Thanks Debbie and Lanyards only! 🙂