The Ninth Annual Activating the Medium Festival: February 10–March 3, 2006
presented by 23five Incorporated, San Francsico Art Institute, San Francisco Cinematheque, and Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo. Festival performances and screenings held at SFAI, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, and Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo. Featured artists: Phill Niblock, Gordon Monahan, Ilios, Laetitia Sonami, Sue Costabile, Leif Elggren, Xabier Erkizia, Dimitris Kariofilis, Michael 9, Joachim Montessuis, Stan Brakhage, Fujui Wang, Brigitta Bödenauer, Miguel Carvalhais, AGF, Fred Szymanski, Masako Tanaka, Brian O’Reilly, LoViD, Christopher Musgrave, and Joshua Azzarella.

The Eighth Annual Activating the Medium Festival: February 12, 2005
presented by 23five Incorporated at SomArts Cultural Center w/ Chop Shop, black humour, AMK, and The Haters. Solo exhibition "Sound as Second Language" by Joe Colley presented at Cuesta College Gallery, San Luis Obispo.

The Seventh Annual Activating the Medium Festival: February 6–29, 2004
presented by 23five Incorporated and Cuesta College Fine Arts
Festival performances held in San Francisco and San Luis Obispo. Installations onview in San Luis Obispo. Featured artists: Jean-Francois Laporte, Matt Heckert, John Bischoff, Kenneth Atchley, Solid Eye, Trevor Paglen, Thomas Dimuzio, Michael Thomas Jackson, Joe Colley, with installations by Ted Apel and Aaron Ximm.

The Sixth Annual Activating the Medium Festival: February 5–22, 2003
presented by 23five Incorporated, SFMOMA, Cuesta College Fine Arts, The Goethe Institut Inter Nationes, San Francisco and Mills College Center for Contemporary Music, Oakland. Festival performances held in San Francisco, San Luis Obispo, and Oakland. Installations onview in San Francisco and San Luis Obispo. Featured artists: Christina Kubisch, Achim Wollscheid, Leif Elggren, Carl Michael von Hausswolff, Michael Gendreau, Infrasound, Bret Parker and Jennifer Parker, and Brandon LaBelle.

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