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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

Call for entries: 8th Cologne International Videoart Festival


Deadline:
Tue May 01, 2012 00:00



On 1 January 2012, Cologne International Videoart Festival is officially launching the new call for for entries for the 8th festival edition -
CologneOFF VIII - Continental Drift .

“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 will be premiered in September 2012 in the framework of the nomadic festival project CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context.

Artists are invited to submit exclusively online up to 3 experimental films and videoart dealing with human rights, memory and identity

All details and the entry form can be found here --->
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791


OPPORTUNITY

netEX: calls & deadlines --> January 2012


Deadline:
Tue Jan 31, 2012 00:00

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

NetEX and its team wish all friends, partners and customers
a Happy, Peaceful and Successful New Year 2012!!

On 1 January 2012, the new call for the 8th festival edition of
Cologne International Videoart Festival will be officially released.
The globalized world gets more and more structured in a totalitarian way
without any democratic controle. The festival motto
"Continental Drift" is representing a metaphore for really fatale developments.
CologneOFF is looking for experimental films and videos dealing
with human rights and related fields.
"CologneOFF VIII - Continental Drift" will be premiered
in September 2012 in the framework of
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context.

More details and entry form
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3791

In 2012, the nomadic festival project
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context
will continue the tour around the globe in Belarus -
CologneOFF 2012 Belarus @
Cinema Perpetuum Mobile Festival Minsk - 16-18 January 2012 -
a tour which has started in January 2011 in the Netherlands.
31 screening and exhibitions events give evidence
of an usual success during the past year.
Download the updated info as PDF
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf

On 1 January 2012, the new online feature will be released
"Mexican Visions" - videoart from Mexico -
which is based on a common open call in collaboration with
Circuito Electrovisiones Mexico City.
The 2 screening programs resulting from this call were screened as
a world premiere on 14 & 15 November 2011 in the framework of
CologneOFF 2011 Mexico @ Media Fest CologneOFF 2011
@ UAM - Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco - Mexico City
Access via http://coff.newmediafest.org

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1 call 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

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January 2012 deadlines: external
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31 January
eva international biennale
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3735

31 January
ARTchSo Festival Rennes/F
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3758

30 January
VideoEX - Experimental Film Festival Zurich
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3726

30 January
Le CUBE - Int. Digital Art Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3750

29 January
"All Women" - Juried Art Competition
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3785

20 January
Generator X 3.0
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3788

16 January
3rd International Conference on Computational Creativity
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3692

16 January
Utopia? @ Carbondadale Film Festival
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3812

16 January
Residency: Blue Sky Project
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3709

14 January
Collision Collective Boston seeks Art/Tech works
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3709

11 January
Occupy
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3827

10 January
Mediawave Festival Hungary
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3713

9 January
Multi Arts Festival Toronto/Ca
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3810

8 January
#FFFFFF Space
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=3739
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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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DISCUSSION

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year


Cologne International Videoart Festival,
Agricola de Cologne
& the entire team of le Musee di-visioniste
the new museum of networked art

wish all their friends, partners and supporters
a Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year,

and thank them for the success of 31 presentation events
of CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context
on the nomadic tour around the globe including
Netherlands, Ukraine, Russia, Finland, Estonia, Latvia,
Poland, Romania, Hungary, Greece, Italy, France,
Armenia, Lebanon,Morocco, India, Laos, Mexico, Cuba -
to be continued in 2012.

You are invited to download
the revised festival PDF catalogue of CologneOFF VII - Art & the City
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF7_catalogue.pdf

the recently revised PDF catalogue for CologneOFF 2011 Mexico
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2011_Mexico_Cuba.pdf

and the latest project information for
CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context

English - http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_eng.pdf
Deutsch - http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_deu.pdf
Espanol - http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2012_es.pdf

But if you have the time over Christmas you may also review the entire
festival program of Art & the City on http://coff.newmediafest.org
or the 6 previous festival editions to be accessed via http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
Just deactivate the pop-up blocker of your browser and enable Javascript.

Happy holidays ! and all best

--
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

Founder & director of
Le Musee di-visioniste
- the new museum of networked art -
http://www.le-musee-divisioniste.org
formerly -->
[NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne

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

Director of CologneOFF -
Cologne International Videoart Festival

CologneOFF 2012 - videoart in a global context
nomadic festival project 2011 & 2012
http://coff.newmediafest.org (Englisch)
http://coff2011.newmediafest.org (German)

info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

CologneOFF 2011 - Mexico & Cuba


Dates:
Thu Nov 10, 2011 20:00 - Fri Dec 02, 2011

Cologne International Videoart Festival
has the extraordinary pleasure
to make the first steps to the "new world",
it's Mexico and Cuba
10 Nov - 2 Dec 2011

http://coff.newmediafest.org
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/ (Blog)

Download the new PDF catalogue
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2011_Mexico_Cuba.pdf

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CologneOFF 2011 Mexico
is a collaboration with
ExTeresa Arte Actual Mexico City,
Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Xochimilco Mexico City,
Circuito Electrovisiones Mexico
10-18 November 2011

CologneOFF 2011 Cuba
is a collaboration with
International Videoart Festival Camaguey/Cuba) &
ISA - University of the Arts Havana (Cuba)
25 Nov - 2 December 2011

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Mexico City
@ ExTeresa Arte Actual Mexico City
10 & 11 November - 20h-22h

10 November
20.00 h - CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 1 - Mirrors
20.40 h - CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 2 - A Velvet Underground
21.20 h - CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 3 - Perception of War - Inner Disorder

11 November
20.00 h - CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 4 - A Matter of Identity
20.40 h - CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 5 - Mysterious Entanglements
21.20 h - CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 6 - Black & White

@ Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Xochimilco Mexico City
14 & 15 November - Media Fest - 10h - 19h
16-18 November - Congress: New Paradigms in Art

14 November 2011
10h introducing lecture – Agricola de Cologne
screenings
11h    CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 1
12h    Digitalis – aspects of digital video
13h    Copy the Truth - Videoart from Portugal – featuring Margarida Paiva
14h    Black & White
15h    Mexican Visions I . Videoart from Mexico
16h    Forever- The Ball  – Football & Videoart
17h    Disturbed Beauty - Landscape in Videoart
18h    CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 2

15 November 2011
screenings
10h    CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 3
11h    Still Fighting  - Videoart from Africa
12h    Still Burning  - Videoart from Middle East
13h    Still Reflecting  - Videoart from China – Lily & Hong Lei
14h    Still Facing - Performance in Videoart
15h    Mexican Visions II: Videoart Mexico
16h    Still Lightning – SFC  - Shoah Film Collection
17h    CologneOFF VII - Art & the City 4
17h -   19h  finalization – panel discussion

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Cuba
25-29 November - International Videoart Festival Camaguey
2 December  - ISA - University of the Arts Havana

Screening of a selection from CologneOFF VII - Art & the City
http://coff.newmediafest.org

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For all details, schedule of screenings and the lists of the programs,
please download the new PDF catalogue
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2011_Mexico_Cuba.pdf

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CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context
nomadic festival project
1 January 2011 - 31 December 2012

is operated by
Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
& artvideoKOELN -
the curatorial initiative "art & moving images"
http://video.mediaartcologne.org

powered by
Le Musee di-visioniste
- the new museum of networked art -
http://www.le-musee-divisioniste.org

info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

CologneOFF 2011 - Rome & Gdansk - 21-23 Oct 2011


Dates:
Fri Oct 21, 2011 18:00 - Sun Oct 23, 2011

Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org
is happy to announce the two manifestations in October
see also catalogue to be downloaded as PDF for free
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2011_Rome_Gdansk.pdf
1.
CologeOFF 2011 Rome
@ Arte Video Roma Festival 2011
www.artevideoromafestival.org/
21-23 October 2011
presenting the screeningsprogram
CologneOFF VII - Art & the City: Mirrors
This selection includes videos from the 7th CologneOFF festival edition
which was launched in in September 2011 in Beirut-Budapest-Riga.
"Art & the City" - is the title of a series of selections dealing with the urban context
and how artists reflect and experience it -
as a machine producing continuously memory, as a mysterious, frightening,
absurd, creative or hopeless environment -
once initiated now endlessly looping like a perpetuum mobile.
1, Ramon Suau Lleal (Spain) - Hoax, 2010, 4:23
2. Marko Batista (Slovenia) - The Machine of Memory, 2008, 1:29
3. Matthias Härenstam (Sweden) - Closed Circuit, 2011, 3:01
4. Shahar Marcus (Israel) - Leap of Faith, 2010, 3:02
5. Johanna Reich (Germany) - A State of Crystal, 2010, 3'19
6. Sarah Mock (Germany) - Is there a way out, 2011, 3 :47
7. Albert Merino Gomez (Spain) - The City and The Other, 2010, 3:09
8. Francesca Fini (Italy) - Oasis in The Desert, 2010, 5:05
9. Yuriy Kruchak, Yulia Kostereva (Ukraine) - The 7th of November, 2009, 3:36
10. Ana Brotas (Portugal) - Okupa, 2009, 2:14
11. Ezra Wube (Ethiopia) - Amora, 2011, 2:26
12. Liu Wei (China) - Hopeless Land, 2009,
13. Andrew Fedak (USA) - Orange County Surreality, 2011, 3:00
14. My Name is Scot (Canada) - Independance, 2011, 7:57
15. Tim Stokes (UK) - Untitled, 2011, 2:00

2.
CologneOFF 2011 Gdansk
@ In Out Festival 2011
at Laznia - Centre for Contemporary Art Gdansk/Poland
http://www.laznia.pl
22 -23 October 2011
presenting
"Young German Videoart"
curated by Agricola de Cologne
featuring videos by
Daniel Lo Iacono - Digital Snapshots, (2:30), 2003
Johanna Reich - A State of Crystal, 2010, 3'19
Sarah Berger - Inside out #3, 2010, 4:02
Ebert Brothers - Bluescape, 2006, 2:54
Ascan Breuer - The Kurukshetra-Report, 8:00, 2009
Philip Matousek - A Beautiful Day, 3:12, 2009
Sarah Mock - Is there a Way Out, 2011, 3:47
Lars Nagler - Krypt, 2007, 6:16
Anna Porzelt - One's Bits and Pieces (Siebensachen), 2004, 3:00
Daniela Risch - When we are in heaven, 2008, 4:00
Sibylle Trickes - ,Cyclic Islands: Meme´s,, 2009, 9:00
Susanne Wiegner - Just Midnight, 2010, 3:43
Constantin Hartenstein - Title: LIFTN, 2008, 1:20
see also the common catalogue to be downloaded as PDF for free
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/CologneOFF2011_Rome_Gdansk.pdf
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CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context
nomadic festival project
1 January 2011 - 31 December 2012
is operated by
Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/
& artvideoKOELN -
the curatorial initiative "art & moving images"
http://video.mediaartcologne.org
powered by
Le Musee di-visioniste
- the new museum of networked art -
http://www.le-musee-divisioniste.org
info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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