INTERNATIONAL STREAMING FESTIVAL THE HAGUE
“ANALOG READY-MADE FOR DIGITAL REDEEM-AID”
A project by Visualcontainer Italian Videoart Distributor and Promotion
1 - 31 January 2010
Den Haag, Netherlands
What happens if we resort to the dear, familiar objects of old in our current time of de-materialization and virtual living? What is the result if we set up narrations and investigations into pixel-mediated sceneries
starting from our day-to-day interactions with ordinary things?
Marcel Duchamp took a questioning look to common items and turned them into ready-made pieces of art which have just revolutionized the way we think about art and possibly the way we do think about the world.
In lighter, most diverse technical and poetical ways, all artists on show have chosen some daily and familiar articles as well, and put them at the centre of surprising actions where they undergo all sorts of unexpected
utilizations and unpredictable fate.
Will this help us fill the gap with the physical world in our ever-growing addiction to the digital realm? And will this suggest any positive way to a balance with our space and belongings within, thus resolving our reality
and identity in the most controversial and puzzled society we’re floating in?
Sometimes a solid hold seems to be well fitting and redeeming on behalf, and those videos have plenty on offer …
By Giorgio Fedeli
The technical man
Save ours Souls
Luca Christian Mander
Iginio De Luca
Rosso di sera
VisualContainer as been invited by streaming festival as international partner program.
About Streaming Festival
The Streaming Festival is an international audio visual art and film event.
The Streaming Festival place once a year and exhibits ten days long non-stop contemporary art,
films and visual experiments, available at any time from any location.
The festival is based in the Netherlands but has no geographical borders
The organiser of the festival; the isfth foundation (The Hague, Netherlands), organises artistic
projects and events in order to stimulate the understanding of audio visual art.
ISFTH Foundation (www.isfth.org)
Streaming Festival (www.streamingfestival.com)
Visualcontainer is the first Italian Videoart distributor and Promoter
On 2010 will start new exhibition plannings with our international partners in all over the world.. as Streaming festival..