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The Odyssey Contemporary Art and Performance Simulators are a collection of online simulators dedicated to contemporary art and performance with a focus on performance art. The Odyssey Simulators are made possible by an International group of independent artists and include a member-owned virtual space in Second Life , and a group of simulators on the experimental NEOS VR grid.
The Odyssey Simulators host projects by wide International array of artists and organizations and provides resources, studio and exhibition space, technical assistance and more to support artists working in virtual places – in particular those working in online synthetic environments. Odyssey is home to many working artists including The Avatar Orchestra Metaverse, The Odyssey Group, Bibbe Hansen, Jeremy Turner, Alan Sondheim, Erik Zepka, Patrick Lichty, Liz Solo, DC Spensley/DanCoyote Antonelli, The Velvet, JE Solo, Yael Gilks/Fau Ferdinand, Sca Shilova, and the Senses Places Project by Isabel Valverde.
Odyssey produces a semi-annual Performance Art Festival and has presented scores of artists over the years including Bibbe Hansen, Misprint Thursday, Selavy Oh, Joseph Delappe, Yael Gilks, Eva and Franco Mattes, Pauline Oliveros, Micha Cardenas, Elle Mehrmand, Tina Pearson, Colleen McLaughlin/Nebulosus Severine, The Second Front, Stelarc and many more.
The Odyssey Simulators are currently curated and managed by the Black Bag Media Collective.