NEoN Digital Arts Festival 2017


We have reached the end of NEoN Digital Arts Festival 2017, a programme full of thought-provoking exhibitions, exhilarating performances, one-of-a-kind workshops and much more! All of these unique experiences were tied together by the theme of Media Archeology, so we can’t help but imagine how we will be looking back this year’s happenings… So, here’s

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A Mixed Bag, But Worth The Cold


Review: NEoN Galleries Tour and NEoN at Night Having a walking tour on a November evening in Scotland’s fourth city maybe isn’t everyone’s idea of a good night out, but both the Galleries Tour on Thursday 9 November and the NEoN at Night afterparty on Saturday 11 November were well worth seeing for those who

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I keep forgetting I’ve been to Tokyo: GAIDEN


As part of NEoN, Generator Projects is currently hosting an exhibition entitled ‘Geltung [validity]: perception of a natural right’. Blogger Ana Hine caught up with one of the artists involved, Newcastle-based Petra Szemán, to discuss her video-based piece ‘I keep forgetting I’ve been to Tokyo: GAIDEN’ as well as her wider practice as a zinemaker

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Colourful costumes and not-safe-for-work lyrics


As part of the NEoN at Night party on Saturday 11 November, Fallope and the Tubes will be bringing their colourful costumes, not-safe-for-work lyrics, and sense of YOLO fun to West Ward Works. Blogger Ana Hine caught up with the group. Do you each make your own costumes? Where do you source the materials from?

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2017 Festival Day by Day


Keep this handy guide to the Festival so you are sure not to miss a thing! Our day-to-day line-up will help you find out what’s going on where and when.   ———————————-On All Week
———————————- 7 – 12 November 2017 THE WEATHER MAKERS, Kelly Richardson (Canada) 10am to 6pm – Dundee Contemporary Arts PETROLEUM MANGA, Marina

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Olia Lialina discusses the lost internet platform


Olia Lialina is considered one of the first people to use the internet as an artform with her piece My Boyfriend Came Back from the War from 1996. For NEoN she will be displaying a collection of works resulting from her ongoing excavation of the Geocities Torrent – a massive archive of pages from the

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