Thursday, April 12, 2001

Shakers & Stirrers and Bits & Bytes

RHIZOME.ORG ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF INAUGURAL NET ART COMMISSIONING PROGRAM NEW YORK, is pleased to announce that five artists/groups have been awarded commissions to assist them in creating original works of net art through its new Commissioning Program. is an online platform for the global new media art community. Their programs support the creation, presentation, discussion and preservation of contemporary art that engages new technologies in significant ways. is a not-for-profit organization.

Quantum Venture Partners Unveils Commitment to Fusion Telecom International, Inc.
.Fusion Telecom International (FTI) Inc. is near a Series B closing with a commitment from Quantum Venture Partners.

Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. ("FTI") whose Board of Directors Includes: Joseph Kennedy II, Kenneth Starr, and John Sununu, is an international communications specialist. FTI offers a single point of contact for companies, telecommunications carriers and ISPs needing international voice, Internet access and private line point-to-point services between the USA and developing countries in Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. FTI has operations in over ten countries.