I was invited to curate the 5th annual Your Kontinent Digital Carnival at Richmond World Festival on Saturday, September 3, 2016!
A year of planning and working closely with both Cinevolution Media Arts Society and the City of Richmond, British Columbia, this showcase grows in scope yearly, highlighting cutting-edge emerging digital artists and presenting their work to an audience of 30,000 + at this free, family-friendly event.
Wynne Palmer, Sammy Chien and Ying Wang (Cinevolution) promotional show interview with
Brit Bachman on Make a Better World at CFRO 100.5FM Radio. Air Date August 27, 2016.
Contained under the 'Big Top' of 7 inter-connected event tents on the field in Minoru Park in central Richmond, and with the theme of WATER. 10 works by 12 Canadian artists including: performance art, video screenings, integrated media installations, generative art, audio/sound, interactive works and computer gaming, community art engagement projects!
Cinevolution Media Arts Society 2016 highlight reel
Your Kontinent Digital Carnival 2016 artists and crew
Featured Artist: Sammy Chien
Curator: Wynne Palmer
Artists: Anchi Lin, Alanna Ho, Glen Andersen & Marina Szijarto, George Ho, Zandi Dandizette, Nico Jing, Minah Lee & Ziggy, Isabelle Hayeur and Paige Smith with Cinevolution Youth Media Scratch Animation Workshop
Cinevolution Executive Team: Ying Wang, Lynn Chen, , Yun-Jou Chang
Cinevolution Crew: Su Jian Ping, Event Videography; Andrew Lee, Volunteer Captain
World Festival Executive Team: Bryan Tasaka, Manager of Major Events and Film for the
City of Richmond, BC;
World Festival Crew: Drew - dedicated sound technician, and various lighting/sound crew
Event Sponsors: VIVO Media Arts Centre, Richmond World Festival and City of Richmond, BC
A big thank you to all for a fun-filled and successful event!