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Media Advisory

David Byrne, PowerPoint and art

01 March 2005

ATTENTION: Art, technology writers and editors

Contact: By Kathleen Maclay, Media Relations
(510) 643-5651 kmaclay@berkeley.edu

A free, public demonstration by David Byrne, a New York City artist and musician formerly with the Talking Heads, about PowerPoint as an art form.

7:30-9 p.m., Monday, March 7.

Dwinelle Hall, the University of California, Berkeley. The building is just northwest of Sather Gate near the southern edge of campus. A map showing the locations of Dwinelle Hall and Sibley Auditorium (where a Webcast of the performance will be shown to an overflow audience), on the north side of campus, is available at http://www.berkeley.edu/map.

Seating is limited for this event, which is part of an art, technology and culture series organized by UC Berkeley's Center for New Media. Advance tickets are required. One ticket per person will be available at the main eastside entrance to Dwinelle Hall starting at 6 p.m. on the day of the event.

Members of the media wishing to reserve seats must contact Media Relations at (510) 643-5651.