Work from the 'Indra's Net' project has been previously exhibited
and demonstrated as follows:
May 1990: Installation of 'wine flying' at the Institute of Contemporary
8 May 1991: First computer-assisted performance of 'Indra's Net
or Hologography', 'Poets in Action', Museum of Modern Art, Oxford.
Sep 1992: Installation of 'Indra's Net or Coverless Books' in the
Poetry Library, South Bank Centre, London.
Oct-Nov 1992: 'Indra's Net or Coverless Books' at the Learning
Resources Centre, Middlesex University, Tottenham Campus.
29 Apr 1993: 'Indra's Net'. Presentation/ performance of the 'Indra's
Net' project at the Voice Box, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre.
5 Sep-24 Oct 1993: Installation of 'Coverless Books' at the Museum
of Modern Art, Oxford in conjunction with part 2 of an exhibition of contemporary
Chinese art, 'China Avant-Garde'.
18 Nov 1993: Presentation of 'Collocations' for the 'Digital Dreams'
conference sponsored by Artec, Northern Arts and the hosts, Newcastle College, School
of Art & Design, Newcastle- upon-Tyne.
15 Mar 1994: Reading/Performance with John James at Subvoicive,
London. 'Collocations' and 'Sex & Language' shown from the 'Indra's Net' project.
28 Nov 1994-15 Jan 1995: One gallery devoted to an 'Indra's Net'
installation in the exhibition 'Mapping Knowledge: Exploring Book Art' at The Minories
Gallery, Colchester. Curated for CADVAT by Les Bicknell.
6-9 Apr 1995:Indra's Net pieces demonstrated at the 3rd Austin
International Poetry Festival, Texas.
24 Apr 1995: Talk/performance with Lisa Raphals at the East West
12 May-25 June 1995: 'Indra's Net and Other Evocations'. Installation
at Midlands Arts Centre, Birmingham, UK to coincide with the 'Birmingham Readers
and Writers Festival'.
19-20 June 1995: Installation at Goldsmiths College, University
of London during the 'Embodied Knowledge Virtual Space' conference.
7-21 Jul 1995: Indra's Net pieces included in an exhibition of
literary hypertext and cybertext in Cleveland, USA.
25 Aug-23 Sept 1995: Visual Poetry from Indra's Net included in
the 'CORTEXt' exhibition at the Hermetic Gallery, Milwauke, USA. (Catalogue: 'CORTEXt:
a survey of recent visual poetry'.)
7-9 Sept 1995: Installation and Position Paper, 'Machine Modulated
Poetry: Beyond Hypertext', at the Eighth Annual Conference on Writing and Computers,
London. Extract of talk published as: 'MaMoPo by PoLiOu: Machine Modulated Poetry
by Potential Literary Outlaws', Writing and Computers Newsletter, No. 12,
Nov. 1995, pp. 6-9.
Oct 1995: A new Indra's Net, 'Book Unbound' published on CD in
an issue of the UK-based multi-media, multi-format magazine, ENGAGED. For further
information, send them an email message to email@example.com.
Nov-Dec 1995: Seminars given on Cybertext and Indra's net at Anglia
Polytechnic University, Cambridge, UK.
26 Jan 1996: Lecture on Indra's Net, Cybertext, Hologography at
the University of Middlesex, London, UK.
7 Feb 1996: Lecture on the future of the book at Camberwell College
of Art and Crafts, London UK.
12-14 Apr 1996: 'Cybertext and the Performance of (Plastic) Literary
Objects,' presentation / performance for 'Performance Writing,' an interdiciplinary
symposium held at Dartington College of Arts, UK. Information from Writing Research Associates.
11 May - 23 June 1996 (and touring): Midlands Arts Centre (and
touring) Oisleánd: commission for a machine modulated work as part of a touring
exhibition (various arts centres throughout the UK) of visual representations of
poetry entitled 'Words Revealed'.
29 Aug - 2 Sept 1996: Paper and performance for 'Assembling Alternatives:
An International Poetry Conference/Festival' at the New England Center, University
of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA.
3 Nov 1996: at the ICA, London, as part of 'Chinese Online,' presentation
for 'The Potential of the Internet for New Writing - a Seminar'.
13 Feb 1997: at the Slade School of Art, UC London. Performance
and presentation for a two day event on text-based art jointly organized by the Slade,
Dartington College of Art and Central St Martin's School of Art.
18 Mar 1997: 'Night of the Living Tongues 2' at The Junction, Cambridge.
Showing of 'The Speaking Clock' and a new collaboration with Kenneth Goldsmith, 'soliloClock'.
10 Apr 1997: presentation for a panel on 'Hypertext and the Future
of Authorship' at the ACM Hypertext 1997 conference, University of Southampton, 9-11
27 May 1997: joint perfomance of a cybertextually enhanced version
of 'Where the
Sea Stands Still' with and by Yang Lian, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London.
27 June 1997: Lecture on Indra's Net, Cybertext, Hologography at
the University of Middlesex, London, UK.
(The disk publications of Indra's Net are in the collection of
the National Art Library housed at the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK where
they can be made available to readers.)