MAUVAIS CONTACT - personal agenda

mauvais contact

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Shu Lea Cheang
vitae2015 pdf


* Dance into the year - Latin Quarter caved in.
* Acting as guest chief editor with Annick Rivoire of as editorial consultant, launch MCD#76 - Changer L'argent - We grow money, we eat money, we shit money, at La Gaite Lyrique Paris with the group Economie solidaire de l'art and stream by radiomarais [radio stream documentation]. Publication at
* launch MCD#76 English online version[E-documents] - We grow money, we eat money, we shit money, at transmediale, Berlin.
* Join workshop discussion on Commoning the Network: Feminist Methodologies(CN:FM) , part of transmediale, Berlin.
* Part of Renewable Network Map, a RIXC initiatve to build co-platform connecting 'techno-ecological' projects.


* Travel to Lago, Nigeria with London-based AHRC funded research project - BODIES OF PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE digital performance and the global politics of electronic waste. video document from Alaba Market, Lagos. [participants' co-working document]
* Talk at Made in Public, a publication/research/public event project on commons in art and cultural practices, curated by Esther Lu in association with Taipei Contemporary Art Center (Taipei) and Asia Art Archive(HK), hosted by HalfWay cafe.
* Showing fisting Club documentation excerpts (4:00, 2008) at NYC porn film festival taking place at Secret Project Robot, BUSHWICK, New York.


* Travel to Hong Kong with London-based AHRC funded research project - BODIES OF PLANNED OBSOLESCENCE digital performance and the global politics of electronic waste. [participants' co-working document]
* Join talk on \IDENTITIES - glitches + bends + twists at reFrag: glitch at Parsons, Paris.


* Release Seeding (2015) as part of DATA HACK collection at
* As a research subject of Madrid-based Elena Garcia-Oliveros Hedilla's PHD thesis project - public art practices and cyberfeminism thesis document [Spanish] [English].
publication of the interview. [Spanish] [English]
* Present WE GROW MONEY, WE EAT MONEY, WE SHIT MONEY - MCD#76 issue at European Media Art Festival "IRONY IN MEDIA ART - SUBVERSIVE INTERVENTIONS", Osnabrück, Germany.


* Screening I.K.U. and short films [Sex Fish, Sex Bowl, Fingers&Kisses] at HOLY FUCK Film Festival, Filmhuis Cavia Amsterdam.
* Join Click Seminar with a theme derived from The Electric Ant of Philip K.Dick at Click Festival, Kulturværftet, Helsingør, Denmark.
* Screening I.K.U. and talk FLUIDØ at "I'd rather be a Goddess than a cyborg", a feminist queer art festival Coven Berlin.


FLUID the movie (2014) feature film in development
CRISISRUS by LAPTOPSRUS (2013) collective networked performance
SEEDS UNDERGROUND (2013) underground party for seed exchange
ACCIDENTAL LANDING (2013) accidentally the wind blows
COMPOSTING THE CITY (2012) adopt a composter
COMPOSTING THE NET (2012) biodegradable data trash
BABY WORK (2012) third part of Locker Baby Project (2001-2012)
CYCLEX (2012) make art make farm, Andes, New York
UKI (2009-2012) a viral performance & a viral game
MOVINGFOREST (2008-2012) 12 hour distributed performance
LAPTOPSRUS (2009-2011) a woman live performers' network platform
AGLIOMANIA (2008-2010) garlic as post-crash currency
FISTING CLUB (2008) performance with Wendy DeLorme
MOBIOPERA (2007) collective cinema with mobilephones
BABY LOVE (2005) 2nd part of locker baby project
MILK (2004) 56K-bastard TV, Switzerland
TRAMJAM RUSH HOUR (2004 - 2007) by Mumbai Streaming Attack
TAKE2030 (2003-2006) hypermedia collective based in london
BURN (2003) burning pirated music CD
GARLIC=RICH AIR 2030 (2003) Limbo Zone, Venice Biennale 2003.
GARLIC=RICH AIR (2002) Challenge to the Fields, Creative Time, New York
KINGDOM OF PIRACY (2002-2006) curated netspace
I.K.U. (2000) Sundance Film Festival
BRANDON (1998-1999) Guggenheim Museum commission and permanent collection
BUY ONE GET ONE (1997) NTT[ICC] Biennale exhibition and collection


interview with Matthew Fuller at Mute, London.
interview with Yin Ho at Rhizome, New York.
review at interactive mythologies, Digitalarti Paris by Maxence Grugier.
review at Culture Mobile Orange Paris@rtek.


works 2000s - 2000 to 2014
works 1990s - 1990 to 1999
dated 2030 - published at a minima in 2005