Sixes and Sevens
Sep 15 - 25
David Clark is a media artist, filmmaker, and visual artist who has produced narrative films, gallery installations, work for the internet, and public art commissions. Recent work includes the websites: The End: Death in Seven Colours, 88 Constellations for Wittgenstein, Sign After the X, and A is for Apple as well as Meantime in Greenwich, the first augmented reality public art commission in Halifax. His work has been screened at the Sundance Film Festival, SIGGRAPH, European Media Arts Festival, Transmediale, 2012 Winter Olympics, and the Museum of Moving Images in New York. He won First Prize at FILE2002, Sao Paulo and the ‘Best in Show’ at the 2003 SXSW Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. In 2006 the MICA Galleries in Baltimore organized a survey exhibition of his work. He has recently been included in two major surveys of electronic literature at museums in Mexico City and Barcelona. 88 Constellations for Wittgenstein was included in the Electronic Literature Collection #2 and won the $25,000 Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia Masterworks Award in 2011. He teaches Media Arts at NSCAD University in Halifax.