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Magmart on Google Cultural Institute!

By May 17, 2016, with its first exhibit, the '100x100=900' project!
Organized by Magmart Festival, '100x100=900' is an international project, realized in 2013 to celebrate 50 years of video art. It involved 100 artists from around the world, each of whom has realized a video on each year of the '900. The project has traveled the world in an international tour, which touched 29 different countries, with 66 exhibitions, for a total of 451 days of screenings, with the support of 39 curators and 55 local partners.
And now, reach the Google Cultural Institute!
The project is here split into 5 'exhibitions', each of which presents 20 artworks (twenty years).

Google Cultural Institute

(posted on 2016-05-28)

Poetry films

1. INTRODUCTION Festival Silêncio will take place between June 30 and July 3 at Cais do Sodré, Lisbon. Festival Silêncio is the word celebration! It is a popular and transdisciplinary event that celebrates the power of words to stimulate, inspire and enhance the artistic creation, cultural reflection and collective participation. In this ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-28)

Splendour In The Grass

Every year, Splendour In The Grass goes the extra mile by adding to its always-revered musical line-up with an extensive array of creative workshops, performances and other attractions, collectively branded as Splendour Arts. This year's array of artistic endeavours, curated by internationally renowned artist Craig Walsh, is set to be no ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-28)

Virtual Reality: The New Frontier

Virtual Reality: The New Frontier Takes You to 18 Virtual Worlds at Northern Spark 2016 and the Walker Art Center Presented by Northern Lights.mn, The Walker Art Center, and Sundance Institute’s New Frontier Program Northern Spark official start & end times: 9:00 pm until 5:26 am Mill City neighborhood / Minneapolis, MN / Free* & Open to ... [read more]


A new project aimed at all those in the orbit of videoart!

A new great initiative by Magmart!
We are currently working on an international project focused on building a network for all videoart-related peoples (artists, curators, spaces, collectors, simply enthusiasts).

This will be a useful tool, mainly for all curators that work with videoart. More, it will contain a wide database (of artists and curators), that will be always open to your full worker management. At any time, you can access and modified the stored data, add new informations, or simply remove your presence. And, obviously, we'll never use your data for commercial purpose and don't transfer them to third part, neither for money nor for free.
Take part you too, linked to videoart database, check if your email address is already present, and enter your details. Otherwise, register and input your data!
The network will be online on 2016, very soon!

100x100=900 catalogue

The 100x100=900 catalogue (214 pages, A4) finally available!
100 artists, 57 partners, 40 curators from around the world, for the project which celebrated 50 years of video art.
Order now your copy of printed catalogue!

(posted on 2016-05-28)

Contra Diction: Speech Against Itself

LAWRENCE ABU HAMDAN 2 June – 5 June 2016 private view: Thursday 2 June 6:30 – 8:30pm performance at 7:00 pm Maureen Paley is pleased to announce a solo project by Lawrence Abu Hamdan that will include the presentation of the live audio visual essay Contra Diction: Speech Against Itself on the opening evening. The two channel video ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-28)

Blood for Light

2 June - 6 August 2016 Private view Thursday, 2 June, 6-9pm waterside contemporary is pleased to present Blood For Light, an exhibition by Nastivicious. Blood For Light brings together a cycle of video installations in which fast-paced visuals and music are narrated in lucid and precise language by a voice that is at points poet, seducer, ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-27)

Videograma. International Video Art Festival

Con homenaje a Pedro Lemebel comenzará la tercera versión del Festival de Video Experimental “Proceso de Error” El evento, desarrollado en Valparaíso, exhibirá material audiovisual inédito protagonizado por el artista chileno y dirigido por los realizadores Tevo Díaz y Pitu.the.kid. La nutrida programación presentará además ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-27)

Miranda Pennell: People in Motion, People at Rest

Part of their new strand of screenings at Close-Up, Filmarmalade presents a programme of moving image work by artist filmmaker Miranda Pennell. Miranda Pennell originally trained in contemporary dance and later studied visual anthropology. Pennell has produced a body of award-winning film and video work that explores forms of collective ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-27)

First Annual Video Art Awards

The Studio Art Program hosted the first annual Pam June Naik Video Art Festival at the American University Museum. The festival showcased work created in the past three years by 37 American University current students and alumni from the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Communication. The festival was created in the spirit of ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-27)

Chris King: Video Circuits

Thursday 2 June, 6.30pm Artist Chris King leads a live demonstration of early media art and video synthesis technologies, working with a selection of different techniques used by the Vasulkas and other video artists during the 1970s and 80s. London-based artist Chris King uses electronic video and audio synthesis techniques to perform live ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-27)

James Richards at 2017 Venice Biennale

The Arts Council of Wales announced today that James Richards will represent Wales at the 2017 Venice Biennale. The Welsh Pavilion will be curated by Chapter, an arts center based in Cardiff. Though this is the first time Richards will have a solo show at an international biennial, the Welsh Pavilion will be his second outing at the Venice ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-26)

Riders on the Mall (ROM)

Riders on the Mall (ROM) is a unique gathering of audiovisual jockeys, ranging from virgin riders to experienced charioteers, from experts in New Media Art to audiences interested in audiovisual and technological trends. ROM deliberately puts emphasis on visuality within the current art scene, scanning the audiovisual landscape in Hungary and ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-26)

Flow Festival

Curated in collaboration with the University of the Arts Helsinki, Flow Festival presents a broad arts and design program with one-off commissions, installations and art pieces around the whole festival area, both indoors and outdoors. Traditionally Flow’s art offering includes the Artist of the Year, who always creates a commissioned piece of ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-26)


We are really excited as the upcoming project of Art.Number23 will be a tour exhibition that will start from the U.S. this summer and will continue to London,UK; Moscow, Russia and Athens, Greece in autumn. The first shows will take place in Philadelphia and Brooklyn, New York. Please ensure that you read all the information below. For more ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-26)

The dynamics of visual arts in southern Africa

Traditionally, arts created primarily for visual perception such as drawings, graphics, paintings, sculpture, and the decorative arts are exhibited in tangible or as solid art work. Through this form of exhibition, artists in Southern Africa have been shipping their works for international exhibitions and cultural exchange programmes. The ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-25)

Parasites Apprivoisés

Le Festival Oodaaq #6 se poursuit le weekend prochain à Nantes: le vendredi 27 mai, h 19.30 ATELIERS DE LA VILLE EN BOIS projection: Florent Texier, Sylvia Winkler & Stephan Koeperl, Fabiano Mixo, Sylvia De Gennaro, Guli Silberstein, Clint Enns, Laurie Joly & Parya Vatankhah, Jonathan Johnson, Sirin Bahar Demirel, Rimas Sakalauskas, Damien ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-25)

Now no longer – now not yet

Evgletta Shtohryn Over the next few weeks, we will be speaking to participants of the MFA in Digital Arts, as they launch their annual exhibition, this time entitled SixFiveSix and taking place at Spazju Kreattiv (St James Cavalier) in Valletta until June 6. This week, we spoke to Evgletta Shtohryn about her philosophical contribution to the ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-25)

DIVA Station

DIVA Station is a research and study archive of video and new media art developed and maintained by the SCCA-Ljubljana Centre for Contemporary Arts. It presents artworks by more than hundred artists based in Slovenia who have contributed their works to the care of the archive while maintaining the licence for these works. Apart from analogue and ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-25)

L’émergence de l’art vidéo en Europe

Historiographie, théorie, sources et archives Paweł Kwiek, Video and Breath, Channel of Information, 1978 (© Paweł Kwiek, Arton Foundation) Alors que l'historiographie de l'art vidéo reste encore en grande partie centrée sur les Etats-Unis, ces journées visent à mettre en lumière l'étude des conditions d'émergence et de diffusion de ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-25)

Philip Sportel Wins 2016 Prism Prize

Now in its fourth year, the annual Prism Prize has crowned its 2016 grand prize winner: Philip Sportel for Kalle Mattson's "Avalanche" video. The $10,000 award for Canada's best music video was handed out tonight (May 15) in Toronto during a ceremony at TIFF Bell Lightbox. This follows a previous longlist of 20 finalists, which were further ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-24)

FOODS @ SF GastroArt. Arte y Gastronomía

Calendario y espacios: Jueves 9 de Junio 19 h. Museo de Reproducciones. Videoproyección Greta Alfaro "El cataclismo nos alcanzará impávidos" 20 h. Museo de Reproducciones. Presentación del pintxo BLV Art Cena de hermandad. Dando la Brasa Viernes 10 de Junio 13h. Carnicería frutería El Baraka. San Francisco 16. Performance. “Código ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-24)

Collide International Award

Open Call for Entries DEADLINE EXTENDED: 30 May 23:59 GMT+1. 1. Introduction Arts@CERN has flourished since its creation in 2011, binding arts, science and technology to contribute to a fast growing knowledge-based culture. We are pleased to announce the COLLIDE International Award, a major international residency programme and a new ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-24)

Leslie Thornton, Reappear

OPENING: May 28, 2016, 7 – 10pm DURATION: May 29 – July 16, 2016 ROCKELMANN & and Winkleman Gallery, New York, are proud to present REAPPEAR, a solo exhibition by Leslie Thornton. Widely recognized as an innovative and highly influential filmmaker, Leslie Thornton is perhaps best known for her epic, 25-year serial work Peggy and Fred in ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-24)

The Discreet Body

This collection of works considers the sometimes overlooked, but no less significant, experiences pertaining to gendered space, professionalism, the importance of gender visibility, as well as the desire not to be seen. These videos by Lucy Clout; Women in Manual Trades; and Vanalyne Green, and film by Rosalind Nashashibi, access such subjects ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-24)

The Unstitute

With more than 2,000 visitors per month, Room @ The Unstitute provides a virtual environment for creative video experiments and various creative digital projects. Room @ The Unstitute wants to be a strategic step toward changing the relationship between the artist and the public, through the website. We started with the creation of a virtual ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-23)

Sip my ocean

Sørlandets Kunstmuseum is proud to present two works by the renowned Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist. Rist is a pioneer of video art, acclaimed for her innovative installations. Her art has been characterized as playful, psychedelic and sensuous, with images, music and text coming together to create mesmerizing experiences. Originally born ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-23)

Sophia Hewson's shocking project

Artist invites stranger into her home to 'rape her' and films it all for shocking project to challenge 'male domination'. Artist Sophia Hewson said the video is part of a project to challenge the "assumption that male's power is insurmountable". A young woman has filmed herself being 'raped' by a stranger who she invited into her home for a ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-23)

Studio Azzurro. Immagini sensibili

Il Comune di Milano rende omaggio a Studio Azzurro con una mostra antologica e “prospettiva”. Nelle prestigiose sale di Palazzo Reale (Appartamenti del Principe, Sala delle 4 Colonne, Sala delle 8 Colonne, Sala delle Cariatidi) si susseguono videoambienti, videoinstallazioni interattive (ambienti sensibili) e sale di videodocumentazione del ... [read more]

(posted on 2016-05-23)

Melanie Manchot

People Places Propositions Towner presents the first major exhibition of new and recent work by London-based photographer, video and installation artist Melanie Manchot. People, Places, Propositions is the most significant exhibition of Melanie Manchot’s work to date in the UK, including the premiere of Out of Bounds (2016), a cinematic ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-23)


De las barricadas al Prozac LOOP @ Olivart Art Gallery Exposen en aquesta mostra els següents alumnes de l'Escola Massana: Cristina Cerqueira Juan Pablo Correa Ramón Donoso María Escaña Ferran Fábrega Amara N-Flaquer Víctor García Calvo Alain García Jakob Kolb Irene Lenis Gemma López Rosa Llinàs Anna Martínez Judith ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-22)

Act of Nature

Yorgo Alexopoulos April 20 - June 11, 2016 Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery is pleased to present Act of Nature, the gallery's first solo exhibition of work by Yorgo Alexopoulos from April 20 – June 11, 2016. The show will feature the artist's new series of multimedia sculptures and video installations. Harvesting and manipulating original ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-22)

Francesca Fini: Short Works

The Centre for Art Tapes is pleased to present a selection of works by Italian video and performance artist Francesca Fini. The works are a colourful, surrealist experience; two of which will be presented in 3D. Fini has selected the works herself and will be Skyping in from Rome post-screening to discuss her practice. DADALOOP | 10 minutes | ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-22)


Desde su inicio a mediados de la década del 60 el videoarte ha ido ganando espacio y prestigio dentro de la escena artística. Su presencia en Museos, Ferias y Bienales es amplia y central. Los masificación de los medios tecnológicos necesarios para la producción de este formato artístico (desde un teléfono celular hasta las PC y sus ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-22)

Cloaked in code

May 18-August 31, 2016 Featuring video art & animation by N O R M A L S A. BILL MILLER DANCKWERTH FLVZ ALEXANDER DUPUIS Cloaked In Code is an international screening of video art and animation pronouncing textiles as data-woven objects and envisioning the future of fabric in the digital age. Selected from over 60 applicants in an open ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-22)

Touch like this, Hold like that

New York-based artist Kate Gilmore will be featured at the Everson Museum this summer in a solo exhibition entitled "Touch like this, Hold like that." The show combines a collection of her video art (which Museum guests will be able to view starting this weekend) and an outdoor performance art aspect which will be added in June. Gilmore's work ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-21)

FUSO 2016

REGULAMENTO Open Call para o FUSO - Anual de Vídeo Arte Internacional de Lisboa 2016. Candidaturas de 19 de Maio a 1 de Julho de 2016 Condições Gerais Um júri presidido por Ana Anacleto, elegerá o melhor vídeo. A selecção prévia dos vídeos a concurso será da responsabilidade de Jean-François Chougnet. Em 2016, a Fundação EDP ... [read more]


(posted on 2016-05-21)

On Frantz Fanon

Focus on the Funk: On Frantz Fanon …Video Art Session 2 May 21, 2016 06:45 PM / 08:30 PM Birkbeck Cinema, 43 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD Free entry; booking required On Frantz Fanon and Rising Up An evening of documentary, essay film and moving image-based visual art, exploring the life and legacy of Frantz Fanon as well as the ... [read more]



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