VB23 – Performance Document

VB23 – New Clothes Saturday, 22 January 2011, 8-10pm GMT a performance on the InWorldz grid Agnes Sharple Ironyca Lee Late Lee NightOwl Meridoc Obveeus Lee Tim Otherland Trilby Minotaur Vaneeesa Blaylock Zsophia Innovia Performance Image Set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/vaneeesab/sets/72157625760262059/ As Aero described in her Previz for VB23 – New Clothes, this …

Laugh Out Loud!

Today I want to look closer on the “phenomenon” LOL. I believe it’s the most commonly used term in SL and virtual communication. LOL as in laugh(ing) Out Loud, can also mean Lots Of Love or Lots Of Luck. I believe that laughing out loud can lead to lots of …

The Monuments of Virtual Passaic

PASSAIC, NJ, 1967 — For most of my life I have been aware of, and perhaps existed in an uneasy resonance with, Robert Smithson’s 1967 Artforum essay “The Monuments of Passaic,” aka “A Tour of the Monuments of Passaic, New Jersey.” http://www.bwk.tue.nl/stedeb/studentinformatie/offthemap/smithson.pdf In his legendary essay touring his hometown and …

Moderation

CYBERSPACE, 10 January — In the glorious free speech year of 2010 Rose was moderated out of SL7B and VBCO was moderated out of Burn2. Probably a lot of other artists were moderated out of a lot of other things. Here at iRez, I have never moderated a comment out. …

Go SLHS!

SL has so many groups for little kids. And OMG, the grown-ups around here are SO self-obsessed, they think everything is about them. We need a group for SL Teens! We need to dance more! So we created SLHS! All the cool kids are here. And YOU can join too! …

Welcome to the Real World

  It was so great seeing Tizzy yesterday… my head’s still spinning over how awesome her new video is. http://vaneeesa.com/2011/01/06/tizzers-foxchase/ And today I saw the above video from CNN Money. http://world.secondlife.com/group/0d5fc362-a93b-4d26-b7b6-3b0d6427950c What a pair of bookends! The guy who walks away from a job at Merrill Lynch to sell virtual …

Tizzers Foxchase

[2011/01/06 07:12] Tizzers Foxchase: <3 [2011/01/06 07:13] Vaneeesa Blaylock: hey Tizzers [2011/01/06 07:13] Tizzers Foxchase: hai! [2011/01/06 07:13] Tizzers Foxchase: 😀 [2011/01/06 07:13] Vaneeesa Blaylock: your face reminds me of someone I used to know [2011/01/06 07:13] Vaneeesa Blaylock: I think she went off to make cool B&W videos [2011/01/06 …

VB Previz #44 – VBCO/Multiverse 2011

On Saturday, 1 January 2011 the performance art organization Vaneeesa Blaylock / Company became VBCO/Multiverse VBCO/Multiverse is offering a full slate of 2011 performance artworks on numerous virtual world grids, each exploring identity, individuality, uniqueness, instantiation, embodiment, and persona, here on the myriad shores of the new worlds of the …

Person of the Year

The votes have been tallied, and the readers of iRez have declared, Ze Moo is our 2010 Person of the Year! Moo narrowly edged out Wikileaks’ Julian Assange; Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg came in a distant third: Ze Moo ————–14,159 Julian Assange — 14,155 Mark Zuckerberg ——– 6 I caught …

2010 in Review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow! Crunchy numbers The average container ship can carry about 4,500 containers. This blog was viewed about 20,000 times in 2010. If …

2010 Magazine!

Happy New Year!! 26 Weeks of iRez now conveniently indexed and at your fingertips! http://issuu.com/vaneeesa/docs/frontpage-2010 No one understands the New Mediascape better than Ze Moo, and around the middle of 2010 he finally forced us to move IRez from Blogger to open source WordPress. He only said that WordPress was …