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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 -->
http://www.google.com/search?q=agricola+de+cologne
http://www.google.com/search?q=CologneOFF
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OPPORTUNITY

netEX: calls & deadlines --> March 2012


Deadline:
Sat Mar 31, 2012 00:00

netEX: calls & deadlines --> March 2012
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News - March 2012

In March 2012, the nomadic festival project
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_deu.pdf
continues the tour around the globe by jumping from India to the Phippines
CologneOFF 2012 Philiipnes @ GenerationLoss Festival Manila -
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_India_Philippines.pdf

more info
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?page_id=2091

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Calls & deadlines
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Deadlines internal
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4 calls for 2012

Deadline 1 May 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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March 2012 deadlines: external
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31 March
Contravisions Film Festival Berlin
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4093

31 March
FONLAD – Digital Art Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3762

31 March
KunstRePublik – International Residencies Berlin
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4072

31 March
New Technology Art Award Foundation Liets-Meesen 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3816

31 March
Arteles Residencies Finland
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3944

30 March
Crosstalk Video Art Festival Budapest
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4015

30 March
CYNETART Competition 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4139

22 March
Anima Mundi Festival 2012 Sao Paulo
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3958

17 March
Filmideo – video screenings
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4032

17 March
11th Euganea Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3951

15 March
Videoart Festival Miden
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4039

15 March
Athen Video Art Festival 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4057

10 March
Brigade des Images Festival Paris
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3960

9 March
The Open network Exhibition
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4108

10 March
SoundVisions by Video-Gang
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4126

7 March
DocVille 2012 Leuven
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3988

2 March
8th International Festival de la Imagen
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4019

2 March
Ars Electronica 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3925

1 March
Re-New/Imac 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4070

1 March
Kunsthalle Exnergasse Vienna – Exhibition proposals
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4052

1 March
Provisions Research Residencies
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3983

1 March
Image Contre Nature Marseille/F
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3744

1 March
The Global Composition – Conference
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3911

1 March
Sardinia Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3866

1 March
Ready, Able: A Mobile Literary Project
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3855

1 March
Residency in Celje/Slovenia
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3964

1 March
Fullframe 2012 screenings – Vienna
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3962
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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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OPPORTUNITY

Call for experimental films and videoart


Deadline:
Tue May 15, 2012 00:00

Call for experimental film and videoart

For its presentation in the framework of the International Conference of Holocaust Museums in Riga/Latvia in June 2012, SFC - Shoah Film Collection is looking for experimental films and videoart dealing with the topic of SHOAH and related thematic fields - Deadline: 15 Nay 2012
Please use the entry form on http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=1549

SFC - Shoah Film Collection - is an unique initiative to encourage young generations of artists to deal with the topic of SHOAH by using new technologies in art. Founded on 27 January 2010, the International Memorial Day of the Liberation of Auschwitz, SFC is releasing each year on 27 January a new call in order to extend the collection of currently 38 experimental films and videoart.

website http://dts.engad.org
PDF catalogue http://downloads.nmartproject.net/SFC_collection_2012.pdf
email videochannel (at) newmediafest.org


OPPORTUNITY

CologneOFF: 4 calls for entries


Deadline:
Tue May 01, 2012 00:00

Location:
Germany

Cologne International Videoart Festival
released meanwhile 4 calls for 2012

- 8th Cologne International Videoart Festival - deadline 1 May 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

- SFC -Shoah Film Colection - deadline: 1 July 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=1549

- 1#minute Cologne - Cologne One Minute Film festival - deadline: 1 June
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3928

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

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Festival Internacional de Videoarte de Colonia
liberados, mientras tanto 4 convocatorias de 2012

- 8vo Cologne International Videoart Festival - decha limite: 1 de mayo
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/Convocatoria_COFF8.pdf

- SFC -Shoah Film Collection - fecha limite: 1 de julio 2012
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/Convocatoria_SFC.pdf

- 1#minute Cologne - Festival de Cortometrajes "Colonia - Un Minuto" - fecha limite: 1 de junio
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/Convocatoria_1mC.pdf

- animateCOLOGNE - Festival de Arte y Animación de Colonia - deadline: 1 de julio
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/Convocatoria_animateCOLOGNE.pdf

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

info(at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

Call for entries: Cologne Art & Animation Festival


Dates:
Thu Feb 02, 2012 00:00 - Sun Jul 01, 2012

Location:
Germany

Call for entries
deadline: 1 July 2012

animateCOLOGNE – Cologne Art & Animation Festival
a new branch of Cologne International Videoart Festival
to be launched in September 2012 will run in the framework of the nomadic festival project “CologneOFF 2012 – videoart in a global context” http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf

animateCologne – Cologne Art & Animation Festival – founded in 2012 in the framework of Cologne International Videoart Festival – would like give the animation as a particular artistic expression more attention, relevance and space by using a new festival format based on an exceptional permament collection of animated art contents to be extended once a year via a new festival edition.

animateCOLOGNE is looking
– for animated art contents in digital video in all its varietyon the themes “memory & identity”
– for new and experimental approaches in transforming artistic concepts via animation 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 .

Regulations and entry form
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4024

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Cologne International Videoart Festival
animateCOLOGNE - Cologne Art & Animation Festival
http://caaf.newmediafest.org

info (at) coff.newmediafest.org



OPPORTUNITY

netEX: calls & deadlines --> February 2012


Deadline:
Wed Feb 29, 2012 00:00

netEX: calls & deadlines --> February 2012
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newsletter contents
*news
*calls & deadlines
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04 Call: 2012 deadline internal
33 Calls: February 2012 deadlines external
15 Calls: ongoing external/internal
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News - February 2012

In January 2012,
Cologne International Videoart Festival
started its expansion by adding two new branches to
its festival context

1. 1#minuteCologne - Cologne One Minute Film Festival
http://comf.newmediafest.org

2. animateCOLOGNE - Cologne Art & Animation Festival
http://caaf.newmediafest.org

Both contexts would like these particular artistic expressions more attention, relevance and space by using a new festival format based on an exceptional permament collections of one minute films, as well as animated art contents to be extended once a year via a new festival edition.

Also in February 2012, the nomadic festival project
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context
continues the tour around the globe by jumping from Belarus to Thailand
CologneOFF 2012 Thailand @ Goethe Institute Bangkok - 1 February 2012 -
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/Coff2012_Beff06_Goethe_Bangkok.pdf

and between 24-26 February up to India
CeC - Carnival of e_Creativity
http://www.theaea.org/cec_cac/cec12/index.htm
at Sattal - an exceptional place in the Himalaya mountains
to present the entire program
of CologneOFF VII - Art and the City and these
curated partner programs
- Videoart from Sweden curated by Eva Olsson/Jonas Nielsson
- Videoart from Austria curated by MACHFELD
- Close to my Heart Videoart from Iran curated by Alysse Stepanian
- Right Now! Videoart from Chile curated by Nicole Rademacher
- Argentinian Dreamers curated by Silvio de Gracia
- Videoart from Lebanon complied by ALBA
Visual Arts School of the Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts (Beirut) - University of Balamand
Abdo Nawar & Agricola de Cologne

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Calls & deadlines
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Deadlines internal
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4 calls for 2012

Deadline 1 May 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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February 2012 deadlines: external
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29 February
3rd International Taiwan Videoart Exhibition 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3840

29 February
FILE 2012 – Sao Paulo
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3846

29 February
Artist in Residence Program for Artists of Colour
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3781

29 February
Beyond Memory
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3760

29 February
Beyond the Material World
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3907

29 February
Multiplexer – Open Call for Video
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3890

28 February
404 Festival – Art & Technology Rosario/Argentina
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4017

24 February
Music in Low-fi (photography)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3946

24 February
18th Media City Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3814

24 February
Synapse Residencies
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3754

20 February
Pervasive Displays Conference
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3766

17 February
Mis-In-FormaTION
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3909

17 February
NC CulturLab & ISIS Arts Residencies
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3974

15 February
Call for Papers by Video Pool Media Arts Centre
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=4021

15 February
Output Award 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3920

15 February
Nida Art Colony Residency Lithuania
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3977

15 February
Muse Award 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3990

15 February
Artist Residency @ Contemporary Artists Center, Woodside – Troy, Ny
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3948

15 February
CineAlfinete screenings Berlin
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3967

15 February
International Computer Music Conference
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3771

15 February
12-13 Terminal Awards
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3994

15 February
Art & Documentation Festival Lodz/PL
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3996

10 February
artscreen fest 2012 Orebro/Sweden
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3876

10 February
Media-N, Journal Of The New Media Caucus – Spring Edition
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3953

10 February
Experimental Media 2012
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3892

10 February
Exhibition proposals for LEVEL Gallery
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3864

6 February:
Low Lives: Occupy!
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3848

5 February
International Journal of Art,Culture and Design Technologies(IJACDT)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3999

5 February
EMARE Mexico Residency
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3764

1 February
artists long format film – commission
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3969

1 February
Currents 2012 – Santa Fe (USA)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3692

1 February
Angelholm International Video Art Festival (Sweden)
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3756

1 February
De Ateliers: Residencies in Amsterdam
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3850
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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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NetEX - networked experience
http://netex.nmartproject.net
#
calls in the external section-->
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?cat=3
#
calls in the internal section-->
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?cat=1
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This newsletter is also released on
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?cat=9
#
netEX - networked experiences
is a free information service powered by
Le Musee di-visioniste
-the new museum of networked art -
http://www.le-musee-divisioniste.org
#
info & contact:
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