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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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EVENT

Videoart: CologneOFF 2012 France


Dates:
Thu Apr 26, 2012 16:00 - Wed May 09, 2012

Location:
France

Cologne International Videoart Festival
& artvideoKOELN - the international curatorial initiative "art & moving images"
are happy to announce

CologneOFF2012 France
@ ARTchSO Video Festival Rennes/France
http://artchso.blogspot.com/
26 Apil -9 May 2012

featuring
Here We Are!
Videoart from African countries
curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2187

Selection I
Esra Wube (Ethiopia) - Amora, 2010, 3:26
Jude Anogwih (Nigeria) - UNSTABLE STABLES, 2009, 1:20
Simohammed Fettaka (Morocco) - Creatruction, 2011, 10:00
Michele MAGEMA (D.Congo) - Interiority-Fresco IV / 2010 / 2′31″
Kai Lossgott (South Africa) “alpha”, 2007, 3:17
Samba Fall (Senegal) - Yesterday, I had a Dream, 2011, 7:08
Kisito ASSANGNI (Togo) Explosion, 2009, 2′22″
Henok Getachew (Ethiopia) – Framed Embryo, 2008, 4:12
Hamza Halloubi (Morocco) - untiltled (lait), 2009, 0:57

Selection II
Ezra Wube (Ethiopia) – Hisab, 2011, 7:56
Alpha Sadou Gano & Jacques Faton (Senegal/Belgium) – Laar, 2011, 19:00
Khanyisile Mbongwa/ James Tayler (South Africa) - Fragmented, 2009, 4′53”,
Jeanette Ginslov (South Africa) – Korohano, 2009, 3:40,
Emeka Ogboh (Nigeria) - [dis] connection - 2009, 1:58

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

Current calls for entries
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=1252

info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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OPPORTUNITY

Call for entries: 8th Cologne International Videoart Festival


Deadline:
Sun Jul 01, 2012 00:00

Location:
Germany

Call for entries
extended deadline 1 July 2012
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CologneOFF VIII – Continental Drift
Human Rights – Memory & Identity

The 8th edition of Cologne International Videoart Festival
since the foundation in 2006 is focussed thematically on “human rights” and their manifestation in memory & identity.
Launch in September 2012 and run in the framework of the nomadic festival project
“CologneOFF 2012 – videoart in a global context”
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf

“Continental Drift” is used as a metaphore for the instabile political,
economical and ecological situation, people live on the globe currently,
which is representing also a moral crisis of all systems in power.

CologneOFF VIII is looking for experimental forms of film and video art –
to be submitted online by using the entry form on
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

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

more calls

Deadline: 1 June 2012
1#minuteCologne - Cologne One Minute Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3928

Deadline: 1 July 2012
exDox - Cologne Experimental Documentary Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4283

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

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info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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OPPORTUNITY

Call for entries: exDox - new festival for experimental documentary


Deadline:
Sun Jul 01, 2012 00:00

Location:
Germany

Call for entries
deadline: 1 July 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4283
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Cologne International Videoart Festival
will be launching in September a new festival platform dedicated to
experimental and artistic documentary as a new format in the field of “art & moving images”.

Named: exDox – Cologne Experimental Documentary Film Festival is looking for documentaries which are considered by their creators as art works using video as a medium in all its variety, for new and experimental artistic approaches in transforming the ideas of documenting essential issues of human existence into the language of the “moving images”, and is inviting film & video creators – to submit up to 3 works of experimental forms of film and video art – (exclusively) online by using the entry form on
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4283

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Cologne International Videoart Festival
has currently also other calls running:

Deadline: 1 June 2012
1#minuteCologne - Cologne One Minute Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3928

Deadline: 1 July 2012
CologneOFF VIII - Continental Drift
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

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

SFC - Shoah Film Collection
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=1549

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Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

CologneOFF 2012 in Portugal & Colombia


Dates:
Sat Apr 14, 2012 14:00 - Sat Apr 28, 2012

artvideoKOELN &
Cologne International Videoart Festival
are happy to announce
the next venues of the nomadic festival project
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf
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CologneOFF 2012 Portugal
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?p=2302
@ FONLAD - Digital Art Festival Coimbra/Pt -
14-28 April 2012

featuring a selection from
CologneOFF VII - Art & the City
including

Alexei Dimitriev (Russia) - Dubus, 2004, 4:09
Kristian de la Riva (UK) - Cut, 2009, 3:00
Stine Gonsholt (Norway) - Balance, 2009, 3:02
Andres Jurado (Colombia) - 2:48 minutes with the door, 2009, 3:01
Wrik Mead (Canada) - Winter's End, 2010, 8:00

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CologneOFF 2012 Colombia
@ 8th Festival Internacional de la Imagen
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?p=2328
Manizales/Colombia- 14-20 April 2012

featuring a special selection from
CologneOFF VII - Art & the City
including

Johanna Reich ( Germany) - A State of Crystal, 2010, 3'19
Francesca Fini (Italy) - Oasis in the Desert, 2010, 5:00
Matthias Härenstam (Sweden) - Closed Circuit, 2011, 3:01
Albert Merino (Spain) - The City and The Other, 2010, 3:09
Sarah Mock (Germany) - Is there a Way Out, 2011, 3:47
Yuriy Kruchak, Yulia Kostereva (Ukraine) - The 7th of November, 2009, 3:36
My Name is Scot (Canada) - Independance, 2011, 7:56
Liu Wei (China) - Hopeless Land, 2009, 7:28
Cinzia Sarto (Italy) - Dirty Vacation, 2005, 7:00
Oksana Chepelyk (Ukraine) - Urban Multimedia Utopia: 10:00, 2002
Ramon Suau Lleal (Spain) - Hoax, 2010, 4:23

Both compilations are curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne.

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

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

artvideo (at) koeln.de
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OPPORTUNITY

netEX: calls & deadlines –> April 2012


Deadline:
Mon Apr 30, 2012 00:00

netEX: calls & deadlines –> April 2012
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http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4237
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newsletter contents
*news
*calls & deadlines
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04 Calls: 2012 deadlines internal
17 Calls: April 2012 deadlines external
15 Calls: ongoing external/internal
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News – April 2012

In April, the nomadic festival project
CologneOFF 2012 – videoart in a global context
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf
is jumping between Europe and South America
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CologneOFF 2012 Portugal
@ FONLAD – Digital Art Festival Coimbra/Pt – 14-28 April 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2167

CologneOFF 2012 Colombia
@ 8th Festival Internacional de la Imagen Manizales/Colombia-
16-20 April 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2212

CologneOFF 2012 France
@ ARTchSo Video Festival Rennes – 26 April – 9 May 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2187

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

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Calls & deadlines
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Deadlines internal
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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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April 2012 deadlines: external
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30 April
Kernel Festival 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4205

30 April
Im[m]agine . mailart-videoart
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4041

30 April
12th Astra Film Festival Sibiu/Romania
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4188

30 April
Festival Paris Courts Devant
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4102

30 April
Avanca Multimedia Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3992

25 April
Migrant Film Festival Ljubljana/Slovenia
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4186

25 April
International Video Art Festival “Now&After 2012″ Moskow
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4163

20 April
24th Onioncity Experimental Film Festival Chicago
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4170

20 April
Belfast Photo Factory
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4037

15 April
Asolo Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3741

15 April
Lenola Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3939

14 April
Pecha Kucha Night @ Luminale 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3905

11 April
Cortas Villa do Donde (Portugal)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4194

10 Apil
One Shot – International Film Festival Yerewan/Armenia
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4184

10 April
Fellowship Residency Italy 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3981

6 April
Naoussa International Film Festival Naoussa/Greece
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4117

2 April
The HTMLles – Risky Business
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4100

1 April
ASPECT Volume 20: The Cinematic
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3862

1 April
3rd West Virginia Mounteneer Film Festival (USA)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4150

1 April
Soundfjord-Soundspace
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4106

1 April
Hiroshima Animation Film festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4182

1 April
Undertaking Transmodern
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4104
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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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http://netex.nmartproject.net
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