dead-in-iraq

Event Type: 
event
Event Type: 
forum
Event Type: 
performance
Start Date: 
20 Mar 2008
Hours: 
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Cost: 
Free
Venue: 
Eyebeam
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March 20, 2008
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
540 W. 21st St.

Eyebeam artist Joseph DeLappe will enact his ongoing protest and memorial work set within the U.S. Defense Department’s online military recruiting and marketing video game, America’s Army. Using the login name “dead-in-Iraq”, DeLappe enters the multiplayer game as a player and, forgoing fighting, uses the game’s features to memorialize US military members killed in Iraq.

Live performance followed by discussion with Joseph DeLappe and Mark Tribe.

 
People: Mark Tribe, Joseph DeLappe