[rohrpost] NetEx --> May 2005

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Mon Mai 2 09:42:47 CEST 2005

NetEx--->:||nmapn||:Cologne ~ networked experiences
-->A Virtual Memorial   - in May
-->[R][R][F]2005--->XP  - recent updates
-->JavaMuseum - Final show launched
-->Cinematheque - calls
-->Agricola de Cologne  -  new releases
A Virtual Memorial
added recently a new memorial environment, i.e.
Tsunami Memorial
On ongoing call invites artists to submit their reflections
in solidarity with the victims of this disaster in Southeast Asia.
A Virtual Memorial features on its main site-->
memorial days in May--->
1 May 1929  -  Bloody May in Berlin
3 May 2005  -  World Press Freedom Day (UN)
8 May 1945  -  WWII: German capitulation
12 may 1942  -  start of mass execution of Jews in Auschwitz
"Subject of the month"-->
"Fight - surviving together"
Features of the Month
Environment 1  -  Featured artist: Ricardo Barreto
Environment 2  -  Work - No answers
Environment 3  -  No individuality!
Environment 4  -  Beyond all media
Environment 5  -  Globalization
Environment 6  -  Fundamentalism
Environment 7  -  Amazon rainforest
Environment 8  -  Amazon- peoples
Environment 9  -  Wolves
*The Features of the Month are monthly changing
collections of multimedia works and links which form in the
totality of the composition an artwork of theirown
to be created on a webpage of theirown
within the Memorial project.*
All details on: http://weblog.nmartproject.net/index.php?blog=5
[R][R][F]2005--->XP  -  updates
Starting from 1 May,
Violence Channel at [R][R][F]2005--->XP
is featuring during 2005 the external and not participating online project
"Violence without bodies" (violencia sin cuerpos)
curated by Remedios Zafra  in the framework of
"Prison of Love" (carcel de amor) www.carceldeamor.net
 for National Museum Reina Sofia Madrid
and six other Spanish museums.
"Violence without bodies" is dealing with domestic violence on women,
and contains besides  a wide range of net based art works, mainly by women
exceptions are Igor Stomejer and Agricola de Cologne, also
a couple of excellent texts
(mainly in Spanish unfortunately, but some also in English)
The global networking project is currently presented in an interactive installation
in the framework of the exhibtion "Hilchot Shchenim Chapter C"
at Israeli Digital Art Lab Holon/Israel (16 April - 16 July 2005).
www.digitalartlab.org.il, a show which is thematically dealing with networked practices.
A 24 h streaming shows videos by 20 VideoChannel artists
URL: http://cinematheque.le-musee-divisioniste.org/video_channel/video/s2/select02.html
DSL broadbandwidth Internet connection required!!
New is also the inclusion of the project
"Remembering the Future"
by Ariel Yanay-Shani
All details on: http://weblog.nmartproject.net/
JavaMuseum - Forum for Internet Technology in Contemporary Art
In April 2005, Javamuseum
launched the final show within in the "1st phase, entitled:
"EXTASY" - a final rear of net based art.
More than forty artists are represented with one work
originating from 2003 or 2004.
The JavaMuseum collection is now complete and features
netart from the years 2000-2004.
In autumn 2005,
JavaMuseum will start the "2nd phase" with new program structures.
All details on: http://weblog.nmartproject.net/index.php?blog=7
Cinematheque at MediaCentre
is featuring currently VideoChannel and its activities.
Besides the new additions of the Tel-Aviv based artists
Elyasaf Kowner, Dana Levy, Lital Dotan and Eyal Perry
VideoChannel is also providing the online stream
during the show at Israeli Digital Art Lab www.digitalartlab.org.il
Cinematheque launched further two calls for proposals:
1. call for videos--->subject "selfportrait" and "totalitarism"
2. Cinema_C: call for interactive online cinema applications
more details and the entry forms on
Agricola de Cologne
His moving picture "Truth-Paradise Found" is participating in a streaming version
in SENEF - Seoul Net Festival - www.senef.net
1 May - 30 June
and will participate in ARCIPELAGO - Festival for Shortfilm and New Images Rome
www.arcipelagofilmfestival.org 17 - 23 June 2005
with a BETA version.
The artist released recently his new moving picture
"Message from behind a wall"
which was filmed on location of
Bethlehem/Palestine during his recent visit there
Flash7, DSL broad bandwidth Internet connection required
All details on: http://weblog.nmartproject.net/index.php?blog=6
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