is a media artist living and working in New York/NY. She has been developing her project “World of Awe” for the past five years. “World of Awe” is based on a journal describing the adventures of a traveler in search of lost treasure. The latest version of the website was launched in July 2000. World of Awe versions 1995, 1997 and 2000 have been added to Rhizome’s Artbase. Ms. Kanarek is a recipient of The Alternative Museum Digital Commission 2000 and an artist-in-residence at Eyebeam Atelier. She has been showing her online and offline work internationally. “World of Awe” has been included in festivals in Brazil, France, England, Germany and the USA. The “World of Awe” screen saver is available through “Refresh, the art of the screen saver” on artmuseum.net.
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