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BIO

Agricola de Cologne

was launched on 1 January 2000 as an artist brand, standing for the

--> interdisciplinary media artist, director of experimental shortfilms and videos, curator of media art and the designer of culture
--> founder & director of artvideoKOELN – the curatorial initiative „art & moving images“ (2010),
--> founder & director of CologneOFF - Cologne International Videoart Festival (2006)
--> founder and director of [NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne –the experimental platform for art and new media (2000), a global network on different virtual and physical levels

Besides for a broad bandwidth of dynamic curatorial contexts he is initiating in physical & virtual space like JavaMuseum (2001), NewMediaFest (2002), Violence Online Festival (2003), SoundLAB & VideoChannel (2004), CologneOFF (2006), netEX (2007), Agricola de Cologne is standing also for
the co-curator & co-organiser of events like festivals & exhibitions of contemporary art, but also for the jury member of divers festivals.

Since its introduction in 2000, Agricola de Cologne is represented as an artist on more than 500 festivals and media art exhibitions in New York, Chicago, London, Paris, Marseille, Madrid, Barcelona, Lisbon, Oslo, Seoul, Bangkok, New Delhi, Basel, Vienna, Linz (Ars Electronica), Graz, Kiev, Riga, Moskow, St.Petersburg, Tallinn, Tokyo, Rome, Milan, Turin, Karlsruhe (ZKM), Berlin & elsewhere, but also on Biennials like ISEA Nagoya (2002), Venice Biennale 2003, Biennale of New Media Art Merida/MX 2003, Biennale of Electronic Arts Perth/Australia (2004), Biennale de Montreal (2004), Biennale of Video & New Media Santiago de Chile (2005), ISEA Singapur 2008.

His most recent media art context "CologneOFF 2011/2012 - videoart in a global context" is travelling as a nomadic festival project during 2011 and 2012 once a round the globe.

His media art works received numerous prizes and awards.

Links

Agricola de Cologne --> http://www.agricola-de-cologne.de
Agricola de Cologne Moving Picture Collection --> http://movingpictures.agricola-de-cologne.de
artvideoKOELN --> http://video.mediaartcologne.org
Cologne International Videoart Festival --> http://coff.newmediafest.org
[NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne --> http://www.nmartproject.net

Google has the most Agricola de Cologne + CologneOFF listings -->
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http://www.google.com/search?q=CologneOFF
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EVENT

A Virtual Memorial Phnom Penh 2012


Dates:
Thu Jul 12, 2012 18:00 - Sun Jul 15, 2012

Location:
Cambodia

CologneOFF 2012 Cambodia
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2499
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- Freedom of Memory -
A Virtual Memorial Phnom Penh 2012
videoart in a global context
12-15 July 2012 @ META House Phnom Penh - Cambodian-German Cultural Center
http://phnompenh2012.a-virtual-memorial.org
dedicated to the victims of the Cambodian genocide 1975-1979

is including a wide range of video works
dealing with memory in most different ways
The workshop "Freedom of Memory"
on 15 July 2012 is addressed to
Cambodian film and videomakers.

The list of videos to be screened can be downloaded as PDF
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF_2012_Cambodia.pdf

A Virtual Memorial Phnom Penh 2012
is a cooperation between artvideoKOELN and META House Phnom Penh
in collaboration with
Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
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1#minuteCOLOGNE - Cologne One Minute Film Festival
animateCOLOGNE - Cologne Art & Animation Festival
exDox- Cologne Experimental Documentary Film Festival
SFC - Shoah Film Collection - http://dts.engad.org/blog/

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artvideoKOELN -
the international curatorial initiative "art & moving images"
http://video.mediaartcologne.org

artvideo (at) koeln.de

directed and curated by
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
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OPPORTUNITY

3 call for entries: Cologne International Videoart Festival


Deadline:
Mon Jul 30, 2012 00:00

Location:
Germany

Cologne International Videoart Festival
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3 Calls for entries
extended deadline: 30 July 2012
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CologneOFF VIII - Continental Drift
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

animateCOLOGNE - Cologne Art & Animation Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4024

exDox - Experimental Documentary Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4283
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Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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OPPORTUNITY

3 calls for entries: Cologne International Videoart Festival


Deadline:
Mon Jul 30, 2012 00:00

Cologne International Videoart Festival
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3 Calls for entries
extended deadline: 30 July 2012
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CologneOFF VIII - Continental Drift
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

animateCOLOGNE - Cologne Art & Animation Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4024

exDox - Experimental Documentary Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4283
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Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

SFC - Shoah Film Collection @ A Virtual Memorial Riga 2012


Dates:
Thu May 31, 2012 19:00 - Fri Jun 08, 2012

Location:
Latvia

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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OPPORTUNITY

netEX: calls & deadlines --->> May 2012


Deadline:
Thu May 31, 2012 00:00

netEX: calls & deadlines --->> May 2012
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http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4354
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*calls & deadlines
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04 Calls: 2012 deadlines internal
23 Calls: May 2012 deadlines external
15 Calls: ongoing external/internal
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News - May 2012

In May, the nomadic festival project
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf
is jumping between Eastern and Southern Europe
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CologneOFF 2012 Greece I
@ Athens International Video Art Festival - May 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2144

CologneOFF 2012 Belarus II
@ Urban Culture and Fire Festival Minsk- 18-20 May 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2280

CologneOFF 2012 Armenia
@ One Shot - International Film Festival Yerewan - May 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2269

CologneOFF 2012 Russia I
@ Now & After Festival Moscow - Museum of Contemporary Art - May/June 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2215

Cologne International Videoart Festival
festival site http://coff.newmediafest.org
festival blog http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/

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4 calls for 2012

extended Deadline 1 July 2012
CologneOFF VIII - Continental Drift
-Human Rights - Memory & Identity-
film and video makers are invited to submit experimental films and videoart
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

Deadline 1 June 2012
1#minuteCOLOGNE - Cologne One Minute Film Festival
60 second films/videos wanted!
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3928

Deadline 1 July 2012
animateCOLOGNE - Cologne Art & Animation Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4024

Deadline 1 July
SFC - SHOAH Film Collection
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=1549

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May 2012 deadlines: external
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May
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31 May
Aesthetia Short Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3894

31 May
Facade Video Festival Plovdiv/Bulgaria
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4190

27 May
12 International Art Exhibition - La Coruna/Spain
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4348

25 May
Rovas Artists Residencies Kosice/Slovakia
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4338

21 May
Evora International Short Film Festival (Portugal)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4303

20 May
Balkan Beyond Borders Film Festival - Tirana/Albania
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4253

20 May
Begehungen Arts Festival Chemnitz/Germany
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4313

19 May
Santorini Biennale of Arts 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4269

17 May
The Shortfilm Movement London/UK
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4308

15 May
Holy Bos Film & Videos
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4327

11 May
Zero1 Biennial Spaces
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4340

10 May
Invisble Boarders 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4279

8 May
Sarajewo Talent Campus 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4267

7 May
Pixel Palace - Artists Residencies - Newcastle/UK
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4346

7 May
Botin Foundation Visual Arts Scholarships 2012/2013
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4265

6 May
TROVE - call for toys and films on toys
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4329

6 May
Movie Night on 19 May - Dresden/Germany
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4263

4 May
Regent Part Film festival 2012 - Toronto/Ca
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4261

2 May
Wanted: New films for a poem!
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3985

2 May
Zebra Poetry Film Festival Berlin
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3737

1 May
25FPS Festival Zagreb
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3819

1 May
This is not a Gateway - 4th Festival on Cities - London/UK
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4249

1 May
Residency in Medellin/Colombia
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4315
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15 Ongoing calls: external/internal
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-> Digital Art Wanted by Hex Gallery Kansas City
-> Writers who explore the visual arts - wanted for online magazine
-> Radius - Radio as Art (Chicago)
-> Artsit Residency in Alaska
-> SFC - Shoah Film Collection by VideoChannel & A Virtual Memorial Foundation
-> Selfshadows 2.= - net based project by Javier Bedrina
-> Videos for Bivouac Projects Sumter/USA
-> OUTCASTING - web based screenings
-> Films and video screenings Sioux City (USA)
-> Laisle screenings Rio de Janeiro/Brazil
-> Videos for Helsinki based video gallery - 00130 Gallery
-> Web based works for 00130 Gallery Helsinki/Finland
-> Project: Repetition as a Model for Progression by Marianne Holm Hansen
-> US webjournal Atomic Unicorn seeks netart and video art for coming editions
-> TAGallery

and more deadlines on
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?page_id=4

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