30 Kasım – 3 Aralık 2006 – Upgrade!International: DIY (Kendin Yap), Oklahoma City

Upgrade!’in ikinci uluslararası yıllık toplantısı için Berlin, Kudüs, İstanbul, Seul ve Salvador gibi şehirlerden gelen sanatçı ve küratörler, Oklahoma City'de biraraya gelerek, geliştirdikleri projeleri tanıtıp, gösterip, düşüncelerini ve deneyimlerini paylaşıyorlar. 30 Kasım – 3 Aralık 2006 tarihleri arasında gerçekleşen sempozyum, sanatçıları, projeleri ve sanatçıların dijital kültür içinde geliştirdiği düşünceleri paylaşmak için bir fırsat olacak. Dört gün süren halka açık sempozyumda yeni medya üzerine sergiler, atölye çalışmaları, sunumlar, konferanslar, gösterimler ve performanslar yer aliyor. Çeşitli deneysel video işleri ile kısa filmler de Oklahoma City Sanat Müzesi'nin Noble Tiyatrosu'nda ve Do-It-Yourself Otopark Tiyatrosu'nda gösterilecek. Sempozyum aktiviteleri Oklahoma City’de üç merkezi noktada yer alıyor. Untitled [ArtSpace] sanat galerisi, Individual Artists of Oklahoma (IAO) galerisi ve Oklahoma City Sanat Müzesi'nin Noble Tiyatrosu aktivitelere evsahipliği yapacak. Upgrade! sanat ve teknolojinin yanı sıra, kültürel farklılıkları biraraya getirebilmeyi amaç edinen küresel bir ağdır. Upgrade! International: DIY Oklahoma City sempozyumu Untitled [ArtSpace], Individual Artists of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, The University of Oklahoma School of Art, The University of Central Oklahoma School of Art, The Oklahoma City Museum of Art Film Program, Upgrade! International Oklahoma City ve Kirkpatrick Foundation, Allied Arts ve Oklahoma Arts Council'ın destekleri ile gerçekleşmektedir.

30th of November – 3rd of December: Upgrade!International: DIY, Oklahoma City

Traveling across the globe from cities such as Berlin, Jerusalem, Istanbul, Seoul and Salvador, artists and curators come together in Oklahoma City to present their projects and ideas to each other and the community in the second annual meeting of Upgrade! International. The Upgrade! International: DIY Oklahoma City symposium, held in 30th of November – 3rd of December, 2006, is an opportunity to exchange ideas about the developing fields in digital culture. Open to the public, the four-day symposium features exhibitions, workshops, presentations, lectures, screenings and performances by new-media artists. A variety of short film and experimental video works also are screened at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s Noble Theatre as well as in a Do-It-Yourself Drive-In Theatre setting. Three downtown locations host the symposiums events and exhibitions, with participants moving between venues, giving them an opportunity to experience more of Oklahoma City. Untitled [ArtSpace] at 1 Northeast 3rd, Individual Artists of Oklahoma at 811 N. Broadway and The Oklahoma City Museum of Art’s Noble Theatre at 415 Couch Dr. provide a diversity of spaces for the array of activities. A global network of international artists, The Upgrade! is united by art, technology and a commitment to bridging cultural divides. The Upgrade! International: DIY Oklahoma City symposium is presented by Untitled [ArtSpace], Individual Artists of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, The University of Oklahoma School of Art, The University of Central Oklahoma School of Art, The Oklahoma City Museum of Art Film Program, Upgrade! International Oklahoma City and with additional support from Kirkpatrick Foundation, Allied Arts and Oklahoma Arts Council.