Magic in Media Art. various Dutch and international artists reveal the magic in media art. By playing with space, light and shadow, extreme close-ups or computer techniques the art magique is brought to life. Each work poses the question, am I really seeing what I'm seeing?
Magic in Media Art
Participating artists: Michiel van Bakel, Wim Delvoye, Bernard Gigounon, Nan Hoover, Kazumi Kanemaki, SERVAAS, Eric Steensma and Jan Peter van der Wenden.
In Optical Illusion various Dutch and international artists reveal the magic in media art. By playing with space, light and shadow, extreme close-ups or computer techniques the art magique is brought to life. Each work poses the question, am I really seeing what I'm seeing?
Image: Wim Delvoye, Sybille II
OPENING 24th of OCTOBER 17.00 - 19.00 hour
Optical Illusion will also be the Institute's theme at:
8 November 19.00 - 02.00 h.
For the museum night the building of the Netherlands Media Art Institute will be transformed into an 'optical illusion'. Spacial designer Marcel Schm algemeier is asked to transform the interior in which the visitor becomes a performer in the game of light and dark, colour and sound. DJ Battle with Jansen1s, DJ Lavaman and DJ SupÃ¨r HubÃ¨rt. More information about the programme MuseumN8 http://www.n8.nl
Martijn van Boven (NL) & Daniel Meir (IL)
21 October Starts at 20.30 h.
Entrance fee 4,-
The next few months the Netherlands Media Art Institute will give attention to live-cinema. Live Cinema is a collaboration between Dutch organisations for experimental art and music like Extrapool (Nijmegen), Klub Koe ('s-Hertogenbosch) and WORM (Rotterdam).
23 en 24 October
Locations: De Balie, Melkweg en Paradiso
The e-culture fair is a large-scale international event, showcasing the state-of-the-art in the field of new media. The projects presented are not just from one domain, but come from the cultural domain, from industry, science and education. The Netherlands Media Art Institute presents at the e-culture fair the Artist in Residence artists Simon Yuill and Kelli Dipple. Among other things Kelli Dipple will host a workshop Personal Devices. Sign in! and discover plus share the secret places of your mobile device: functionality, connection and personality. Moreover the Institute facilitates e-culture TV.
More information: http://www.e-culturefair.nl
Netherlands Media Art Institute
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