Ivana is a sound artist and researcher currently working and living in Los Angeles. She graduated from UCLA's School of Arts and Architecture in the Design Media Arts and Digital Humanities department. Her art practice includes audio-video installations, robotics, web projects, as well as music performances. Her work explores the themes of sound and space ranging from microscopic, architectural, and satellite scale. Ivana participated in more than 30 group shows and two solo exhibitions in Portland and Los Angeles.
This season has truly been a joy to book and record. We have had the opportunity to connect with some incredibly intelligent, kind, and fun creatives, like the guest of this episode: Ivana Dama.
She is a current artist in residence at The Harvestworks Art and Technology Program on Governors Island, with her work Command and Control. Listen in to hear more about her fascinating work.
YALDA شب يلدا : This is the event Connor and Rachel's neighbors put on. Their organization is called Farr Collective
GORAN BREGOVIĆ & EMIR KUSTURICA
The Spotify version is incomplete. You can listen to the full version of the soundtrack on YouTube
The songs in question: The first one is from Arizona Dream. The second one is the track by Enrico Macias, that Bregović was sued for plagiarizing.
A little additional context on the inclusion of the Enrico Macias clip above: we talk in the episode about a suit against Goran Bregović by Enrico Macias which claimed Goran plaigerized Enrico's "Solenzara" for his "In the Death Car" – the suit was settled in favor of Macias in 2015 for one million euro.
MUSIC & ART
Clinton Van Arnam (An artist who has collaborated with Ivana)
KNOWLEDGE & MISC
plagiarism - noun [ U ]
appropriation noun [ C or U ]
appreciation noun [ U ]
Radiolab: The Wubi Effect (episode about China adapting the modern computer keyboard)
SUAY Sew Shop post about someone photographing /stealing their designs
Ol' Eddie Snip Fingies was released in 1990, three years before Depp's role in Arizona Dream