1997 1st 7a*11d Festival
Friday August 1 to Monday August 11
vernissage Wednesday August 6 8 pm
:JAWA:bot:Machines That Perform RANT Saturday August 9 11 pm
165 John St, 3rd floor (just north of Queen St W)
* JAWA is the name of several cities in Asia.
* JAWA is a Finnish motorcycle company renowned and infamous for producing obnoxious, loud, gas-guzzling motorcycles that are virtually indestructible.
* The cute and dangerous creatures of late 20th century popular myth: nomadic pirates scavenging the alien wasteland, recombining and bastardizing junk and high technologies for their own purposes.
The Jawa Collective is an order of art/science/magick visionaries seeking new strategies of adaptability and the critical re-modelling of the technologies with which we work.