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Shu Lea Cheang
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* Crossover to 2017 at Cayeux Sur Mer, France.
* Presentation Piss off//I hear the codes running// Double Check: Shu Lea Cheang + Nina Wakeford. Part of informatics of domination public programme at Department of Visual Cultures, Goldsmiths, London.


* World Premiere FLUIDØ at Panorama section of Berlinale.
* Launch Mycelium network Society at excursion: ecologies transmeidale2017, Berlin.


* Radio interview with Katarina Petrovic of FEMKANJI.
* I.K.U. screening at POST PORN FEM at Vaciador 34, Madrid.
* FLUIDØ International premiere, Premio Maquey, 32nd Guadalajara International Film Festival, Guadalajara, Mexico
* Redacción mulera interview with Gabriela Wiener.


* FLUIDØ screening at Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente (BAFICI), Buenos Aires, Argentina.
* Workshop at Labomedia for UNBORN0x9, residency with Echopen at Hotel Dieu, Paris.
* BRANDON (1998-1999) restored by the Guggenheim museum launches at Net Art Anthology at Rhizome.
* Mycelium Network Society open call for Eleonore residency summer 2017.
* In production Wonders Wander, Madrid.


* Mediterranean Touch Screen, installation at TOMORROWS, Onasssis Cultural Centre, Athens, Greece.
* FRESH KILL screening at The Xposed International Queer Film Festival, Berlin.
* Guggenheim museum releases restored version of BRANDON (1998-1999). press release. web blog on restoration efforts.


* Release of Wonders Wander, a mobi-web-serial commissioned by City of Madrid for Madrid Pride 2017. community screenings in Madrid districts' cultural centers. Download app. for GPS guided walks in Madrid.
* Screening Those Fluttering Objects of Desire (1992-1993) at Virtual Embrace symposium organized by RES.


* developing and performing Location ID:HOME at Agrikultura, Malmo. Sweden.
* Week long Open Atelier at Labomedia for UNBORN0x9, an Art2M residency project with Echopen at Hotel Dieu, Paris. - [project development wiki] - [wiki tech] - [PD patch]


* FLUIDØ screening presented by Paul B.Preciado at Documenta 14, Kassel, Germany.
* publication of Elena García-Oliveros Hedilla's thesis paper Sabotera El 'BIG DADDY MAINFRAME' en internet: Ciberencuentro con Shu Lea Cheang at AusArt journal for research in Art. [English.pdf]
* publication of an interview A Network of Spores with Jenna Sutela at transmediale/resource.


* Interview - ARTE TRACKS 20 years, 'retro future' air on 23:55, 08/09/2017. [press release].
* STWST48x3 (Linz, Austria) - MIND LESS with artists' presentation of Eleonore summer residency Mycelium Network Society and a tribute to Armin Medosch.
* research cell technology for UKI-cinema interrupted (in development) at PRBB (The Barcelona Biomedical Research Park).
* screening Fluidø at L’Étrange festival held at Forum de images, Paris.
* a mini retrospective at Queer Lisboa - International Queer Film Festival, showing films at Cinema São Jorge with an installation of BRANDON and a master class "You are they is Neo Ultra Punk" at MNAC - Chiado National Museum of Contemporary Art.
* screening Fluidøat cinema queer, Stockholm.


* 3 lectures - [science] [network] [food sex money] at New media studies, TNUA, Taipei.
* lecture NEO ULTRA PUNK at TCAC, Taipei.
* screening Fluidø and I.K.U. at WOMEN MAKE WAVES festival, Taiwan.
* screening WONDERS WANDER at Taiwan International Queer Film Festival (TIQFF)
* screening Fluidø at Porn Film Festival Berlin.


* Carte Blanche : Shu Lea Cheang, APO33, Nantes, France
* presenting UnBorn0x9 at MakeryMedialab#2, la Gaîté lyrique, Paris.
* presenting UNBORN0x9 at Post-Cyber Feminism international at ICA, London
* screening Fluidø, closing night film at fringe! film fest, London.


* screening Fluidø at DESPENTES CONVERGENCE - carte blanche Virginie Despentes at EMMETROP, Bourges.
* publish article
You are. They is. *neo ultra punk* at warehouse industries.


WONDERS WANDER (2017) a mobi web series for Madrid Pride 2017
FLUIDØ the movie (2017) a cypherpunk scifi movie
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


Expand, an interface (2001), commissioned by telepolis
APT(2002), commissioned by xcult, shrink to fit
STOP(2002), commissioned by Amnesty International


You are. They is. *neo ultra punk*, warehouse industries.
A Network of Spores interview- transmediale/resource, Berlin.
Cyphersex pioneer: Shu Lea Cheang interview published at Exberliner, Berlin.
FLUIDØ cypherpunk film interview published at, London.
"Bodies are packaged made to be opened" published at
interview with Matthew Fuller at Mute, London.
Interview with Annet Dekker at
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