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2012
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SFC - Shoah Film Collection @ A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012

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POSTED BY: Wilfried Agricola de Cologne | Tue May 8th, 2012 5:26 a.m.
LOCATION: Culture & Arts Projects NOASS Riga

SFC_ Shoah Film Collection - http://dts.engad.org -
launched 2010 by Agricola de Cologne, director & curator of
artvideoKOELN & Cologne International Videoart Festival
received a special event context of its own
"A Virtual Memorial - Commemorative Interventions"
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artvideoKOELN -
the international curatorial initiative "art & moving images"
is happy to announce

A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012 - Commemorative Interventions
featuring SFC _ Shoah Film Collection
1-8 Juni 2012 @ Culture & Arts Projects NOASS Riga
http://riga2012.a-virtual-memorial.org

as a complementary event in the framework of the
International Conference of Holocaust Museums 4-6 June 2012
organised by Riga Ghetto & Latvian Holocaust Museum
http://www.rgm.lv

in partnership between
Riga Ghetto & Latvian Holocaust Museum, Association of Jewish Culture SHAMIR Riga,
Culture and Arts Projects NOASS Riga & artvideoKOELN -
the international initiative "art & moving images" from Cologne/Germany

As a nomadic memorial, A Virtual Memorial - Commemorative Interventions
is representing the presentation context for
SFC - Shoah Film Collection - http://dts.engad.org
to be embedded in complementary exhibitions, lectures, workshops,
artists talks, discussions and other audience related interventions.

SFC _ Shoah Film Collection - a worldwide unique initiative -
would like to encourage young generations of artists to deal with the topic of SHOAH, and related themes like collective trauma caused by totalitarism, by using new technologies and contemporary approaches in art in order to discuss new ways for keeping vivid the memory.
Founded by Agricola de Cologne on 27 January 2010, the 65th return of the liberation of Auschwitz, SFC - Shoah Film Collection releases each year on 27 January a new call for the running year and includes meanwhile 40 exceptional experimental film and videoart works with a running time between 1 minute and 60 minutes.
The PDF catalogue can be downloaded - http://downloads.nmartproject.net/SFC_collection_2012.pdf

A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012 - Commemorative Interventions
is the first of a series of events to be realised during the coming years
in Europe, Asia, North and South America.
The provisional event schedule can be downloaded as PDF.
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/AVM_CI_SFC_RIGA2012_en.pdf

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artvideoKOELN-
international curatorial initiative "Art & Moving Images"
http://video.mediaartcologne.org

Culture & Art Projects NOASS Riga/Latvia
http://www.noass.lv
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Link:
http://riga2012.a-virtual-memorial.org/