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PRESS FROM PREVIOUS PROJECTS

tyneside_novel_invite
graphic for June 2013 “Tyneside Novel” project presented in conjunction
with the 2012 ACM International Conference on Designing Interactive Systems
in Newcastle Upon Tyne, England.

“Tyneside Novel”

• The Newcastle Journal | June 13, 2012
“Classic tale of gangsters is retweeted for new era: Can a story by multiple authors be anything but a dog’s dinner? DAVID WHETSTONE reports on the Tyneside Novel experiment”
by David Whetstone
http://www.journallive.co.uk/culture-newcastle/2012/06/13/can-a-story-by-multiple-authors-be-anything-but-a-dog-s-dinner-david-whetstone-reports-on-the-tyneside-novel-experiment-61634-31169907/

• Sky – Tyne and Wear | June 14, 2012
Tyne Twitter Novel: Three Days To Tweet A Work of Fiction
By Ruth Holliday

• Writing.ie: the home of Irish Writing Online | June 13, 2012
“Tyneside Novel: Exquisite Corpse 2.0 140 Characters at a time”
by Derek Flynn
http://www.writing.ie/guest-blogs/tyneside-novel-exquisite-corpse-2-0-140-characters-at-a-time/

• New Writing North (website)
“Contribute to new Tyneside Twitter novel”
http://www.newwritingnorth.com/news_details-contribute-to-new-tyneside-twitter-novel-details-1684.html

• Newcastle Gateshead Initiative | June 10, 2012
“Tyneside Novel”

icbfn_bar_card_front_and_back
front and back of printed project bar card

“Novel Iowa City”

Iowa City Press-Citizen | July 8, 2011
“Iowa City Book Festival novel to be written in tweets”
by Stephanie Wise

The Daily Iowan | July 05, 2011
“Novel Iowa City to create book using tweets”
By Asmaa Elekeurti
http://www.dailyiowan.com/2011/07/05/Metro/23988.html

Des Moines Register | July 1, 2011
“Munson: You, too, can help tweet a novel”
by Kyle Munson
kmunson@dmreg.com
nb: no longer on line – see attached file des_moines_register_kyle_munson.gif

Omaha World-Herald | July 1, 2011
“Nelson: Interactive lit is novel”
By Robert Nelson, World-Herald Columnist
nb: no longer on line – see attached file des_moines_register_kyle_munson.gif

• KCRG | June 30, 2011
Iowa City to Write Book, 140 Characters at a Time

• University of Iowa University News Service Press Release:
June 29, 2011
“Novel Iowa City event allows community to write book via Twitter”
http://news-releases.uiowa.edu/2011/june/062911novel_iowa_city.html

ADDITIONAL

flier_olv_exhibitions_sidebyside_600
“Our Las Vegas” dual exhibition project side-by-side electronic fliers

a. “Our Las Vegas” Exhibition Project

Las Vegas Review Journal
June 5, 2013
“Artists define ‘Our Las Vegas'”
by Carol Cling
http://www.reviewjournal.com/entertainment/arts-culture/artists-define-our-las-vegas
“Neon” Entertainment Section, page 5E

Las Vegas CityLife
May 31, 2013
“TONIGHT: Our Las Vegas celebration exhibit shows growing dynamic of public art”
By Janessa Kenway
http://lasvegascitylife.com/blog/culture-alert/tonight-our-las-vegas-celebration-exhibit-shows-growing-dynamic-public-art.html

• DTLV
May 30, 2013
“This Weekend: Neon Bazaar, Our Las Vegas and BHOF”
By Geoff Carter
(see paragraph 3)
http://www.dtlv.com/2013/05/30/weekend-events-may-31/

• DowntownProject
May 29, 2013
“Our Las Vegas Exhibitions Downtown”
By “News Gnome”
http://downtownproject.com/2013/our-las-vegas-exhibitions-downtown/

Las Vegas Sun
May 15, 2013
“Joe Downtown: Experience ‘Our Las Vegas’ artists’ works at Emergency Arts exhibit”
By Joe Schoenmann

Additional note: the project was also was also included in a number of calendar listings. Below is a sampling

• All Events
http://allevents.in/Las%20Vegas/Our-Las-Vegas/471483779599267
• Where Event
http://www.wherevent.com/detail/Our-Las-Vegas-Our-Las-Vegas-Artists-at-Emergency-Arts
• Eventot
http://eventot.com/our-las-vegas/1808782

b. “Our Las Vegas” General Press

Noteworthy
July 1, 2013
“‘Our Las Vegas’ Project is a new kind of public art”
By Selina Melançon
http://symphonypark.com/news.php?global_news_id=338

• KNPR
January 28, 2013
Our Las Vegas featured on “State of Nevada” news program on KNRP, Las Vegas National Public Radio Affiliate.

“A new kind of public art may soon be coming to your smart phone. ‘Our Las Vegas’ brings images of Las Vegas to mobile devices, turning the concept of public art on its head. In addition to photographs, the site will also include writing for Las Vegas, by Las Vegans.”

Host: Dave Becker, KNPR Director of Program
Guests: Jon Winet, Director & Ginger Bruner, Photographer, Our Las Vegas
http://www.knpr.org/son/archive/detail2.cfm?SegmentID=9657&ProgramID=2698

Las Vegas Weekly
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
A new multimedia platform invites Las Vegans to tell it like it is
By Kristen Peterson
http://www.lasvegasweekly.com/news/2012/dec/26/new-multimedia-platform-invites-las-vegans-tell-it/

Las Vegas Sun
January 7, 2013
“Joe Downtown: Project brings ‘Our Las Vegas’ images to smartphones daily”
http://www.lasvegassun.com/news/2013/jan/07/joe-downtown/

Addenda: Scans of Des Moines Register and Omaha World Herald columns on “Novel Iowa City”

des_moines_register_kyle_munson

omaha_world_herald_bob_nelson

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