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  • Location:
    Galeria Santa Clara, coimbra, PT

The FONLAD Festival, in its 8th edition aims to celebrate Nam June Paik, Vito Acconci and Bruce Nauman, proposing as global theme "Performing Acts". It seeks to present a body of work that has at its core the record of performances (artistic or not), the body in its many cultural meanings and poses, the registration of events / actions, works that have as a theme or center, the body , their move(s), desire(s), anxieties(s), either in the form of video art, video performances, photography or web art.


January 27
Sines Art Center
(Partnership Museu Bernardo)

March 9 - 11
Oslo, Norway
(Partnership Videolab)

March 24 - 26
Magmart - Video Under Vulcano
Naples, Italy
(Partnership Videolab)

April 7 - 28
Video Art Workshop
St Claire Gallery Coimbra

April 13 - 29
Curator’s Home Residency - David Burns (USA)

April 14 - 28
MIVA - Video Art International Screenings
St Claire Gallery Coimbra

14 Oslo Screen (NW) / Magmart (IT)
21 Proyector (ES) / Video Play (AR)
28 Cologne OFF (GER)/ Fonlad / Videolab (PT)

April 20
House of the Arts, Coimbra
David Burns (USA) / Miden Festival “Daily routine / Hyperform” (GR)
(Partnership Marionet / Line Up Action)

May 18 - June 3
Curator’s Home Residency - Angella Conte (BR)

June 2
Block of the Arts, Montemor-o-Velho
Video Installations with performance #1

June 16
MIVA - Video Art International Screenings
Portuguese Cultura Center, St Claire Monastery, Coimbra
Celeste Prize (IT)

June 23
The Corner House Coimbra
Video Installations with performance #2

Technical Data
Chief Curator: José Vieira
Guest Curators: Agricola de Cologne, Enrico Tomaselli, Margarida Paiva, Margarita Stavraki, Mario Gutierrez Cru, Sérgio Gomes, Sérgio De Martin, Steven Music
Partners: Celeste Prize, Cologne OFF, Line Up Action, Magmart, Miden Festival, Oslo Screen, Proyector, Video Play, Casa das Artes / Marionet, Clube de Cultura Portuguesa, Galeria Santa Clara, Museu Bernardo
Prodution: IC Zero / Videolab / Teatro dos Castelos