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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:CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context


Deadline:
Tue Mar 01, 2011 00:00

Location:
Germany

Call for entries
Deadline: 1 March 2011
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CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context
is a world wide unique nomadic festival project by
- Cologne International Videoart Festival -
starting on 1 January 2011 and lasting until 31 December 2011
simultaneously in physical & virtual space.

It's goal is to show during one year at many venues around the globe
the diversity of the creative potential of “art and moving images”
transported via the global medium of “video”.

The videos can be submitted only online.
Selected works will be featured on CologneOFF individually online
and will become later in 2011 the
7th edition of CologneOFF - Cologne International Videoart Festival.

More info about CologneOFF 2011
http://maxx.nmartproject.net/?p=153

CologneOFF 2011 is inviting creators in the field of “art and moving images” -
this may be experimental forms of film and video art - to submit up to 3 works ->

Please find the entry details and form on
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=2729

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CologneOFF - Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org

is powered by

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

2011 (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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OPPORTUNITY

Call: CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context


Deadline:
Tue Mar 01, 2011 00:00

Location:
Germany

Call for entries
Deadline: 1 March 2011
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Cologne International Videoart Festival
is inviting film and video makers all over the world to participate in

"CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context"

an unique festival project to be realised
simultaneously in physical & virtual space
directed and curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne,
starting on 1 January 2011 and lasting until 31 December 2011.

It's goal is to show during one year at many venues around the globe
the diversity of the creative potential of “art and moving images”
transported via the global medium of “video”.

The videos can be submitted only online.
Selected works will be featured on CologneOFF individually online during 2011
and will become later in 2011 the
7th edition of CologneOFF - Cologne International Videoart Festival.

CologneOFF 2011 is inviting creators in the field of “art and moving images” -
this may be experimental forms of film and video art - to submit up to 3 works ->

Entry form and regulations -->
http://www.nmartproject.net/netex/?p=2729

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CologneOFF - Cologne International Videoart Festival
http://coff.newmediafest.org

powered by

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

2011 (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

Program - week 51 - NewMediaFest'2010


Dates:
Mon Dec 13, 2010 00:00 - Mon Dec 13, 2010

Location:
Germany

NewMediaFest’2010
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This festival project will be finalized on
31 December 2010 and wishes all its friends
and partners all over the world already today
"A Merry Christmas & a Peaceful Happy New Year!"

Listen also to the Christmas Message on
http://www.nmartproject.net
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Program- week 51 -> 13-19 December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1214
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1.
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Feature of the Week 51
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1212

JavaMuseum’s netart journal
“Celebrate!” - celebrating 10 years netart
is proudly presenting this week 7 new exciting netart pieces by

->
Panayiotis Payiatis (Greece)
Miriam Needoba (Canada)
Roderick Coover (USA)
Agam Andreas (NL)
Conzalo Cueto (Chile)
Stefan Baltensberger (CH)

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Feature of the Month December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1181

artvideoKOELN, CologneOFF & VideoChannel present

Family Affair 1 - Mother
featuring videos by following artists

Unnur Andrea Einarsdottir (Iceland) - Antonio Alvarado (Spain)
Jessica Curry (UK) - Antti Savela (SWE) - Joshua & Zachary Sandler (USA)
Grace Graupe-Pillard (USA) - Wilfried Agricola de Cologne (D)
Grace Schwindt (UK) - Jeanette Louie (USA) - Caterina Davinio (IT)
Marina Landia (Georgia) - Paolo Bonfiglio (IT) - Henry Gwiazda (USA)
Anders Weberg (SWE) - Karen Trask (CA) - Nicole Pruckermayr (A)
Elham Rokni (Israel) - Nicole Rademacher (A) - Richard Jochum (A)
Shelagh Fenner (UK) - Sonja Vuk (CR) - Anahita Hekmat (Iran)
Pekka Ruuska (FI) - Magsamen & Hillerbrand (USA) - Natasha Cordasic (AU)
Magnus Irvin (UK) - Anna Bieluszko & Magdalena Jachimiak (PL)
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NewMediaFest'2010
10 Years [NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne
global heritage of digital culture
1 January - 31 December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org

director and chief curator:
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

2010 [at] newmediafest.org
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EVENT

CologneOFF on Delhi International Arts Festival


Dates:
Tue Dec 07, 2010 00:00 - Tue Dec 07, 2010

Location:
India

CologneOFF 2011 & NewMediaFest'2010
meat eachother in New Delhi on
Delhi International Arts Festival
http://www.diaf.in
Edgelogue - 11-12 December 2011
at Alliance Francaise New Delhi (India)

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While "NewMediaFest'2010" is slowly coming to an end,
"CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context"
is already prepared to start on 1 January 2011

"Edgelogue" - the title of the presentation by
The Academy of Electronic Art New Delhi/India
is arranging this historical meeting of two outstanding event structures
on 11-12 December 2010

featuring the preview of CologneOFF VI,
and its entire basic festival program
to be launched in January 2011 offcially
based on the selections of the international jury
-->
Margarida Paiva (Oslo Screen Festival Norway)
Gioula Papadopoulou (Videoart Festival Miden Greece)
Macu Moran (Video Art World, Spain)
Giorgio Fedeli (Visual Container /taly)
Jonas Nilsson/Eva Olsson (Art Screen Orebro/Sweden)
Mohammed Allam (Medrar Video Festival/ Egypt)
Tamas Gabeli (Budapest International Shortfilm Festival/Hungary)
-->
and a series of compilations of videoart from
Norway, Portugal, South Africa, Italy, USA
curated by
Alysse Stepanian, Margarida Paiva
Giorgio Fedeli, Kai Lossgott
Pedro Almeida & Sergio Gomes

Please download detailed info and the list of participating
videos and artists -->
http://downloads.nmartproject.net/Edgelogue_New-Delhi_CologneOFF2011.pdf

and/or go to
http://coff.newmediafest.org/blog/?p=566
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CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context
1 January 2011 - 31 December 2011
http://coff.newmediafest.org
&
NewMediaFest'2010
10 Years [NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne
global heritage of digital culture
1 January - 31 December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org

both project contexts are chief-curated and directed by
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne (Cologne/Germany)

contact --> info (at) coff.newmediafest.org
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EVENT

Program - week 50 - NewMediaFest'2010


Dates:
Mon Dec 06, 2010 00:00 - Mon Dec 06, 2010

Location:
Germany

NewMediaFest’2010
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program- week 50 -> 6-12 December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1192
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1.
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Feature of the Month December 2010 - 1
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1181

artvideoKOELN, CologneOFF & VideoChannel
proudly present

Mother - Family Affair 1 -
featuring videos by following artists

Unnur Andrea Einarsdottir (Iceland) - Antonio Alvarado (Spain)
Jessica Curry (UK) - Antti Savela (SWE) - Joshua & Zachary Sandler (USA)
Grace Graupe-Pillard (USA) - Wilfried Agricola de Cologne (D)
Grace Schwindt (UK) - Jeanette Louie (USA) - Caterina Davinio (IT)
Marina Landia (Georgia) - Paolo Bonfiglio (IT) - Henry Gwiazda (USA)
Anders Weberg (SWE) - Karen Trask (CA) - Nicole Pruckermayr (A)
Elham Rokni (Israel) - Nicole Rademacher (A) - Richard Jochum (A)
Shelagh Fenner (UK) - Sonja Vuk (CR) - Anahita Hekmat (Iran)
Pekka Ruuska (FI) - Magsamen & Hillerbrand (USA) - Natasha Cordasic (AU)
Magnus Irvin (UK) - Anna Bieluszko & Magdalena Jachimiak (PL)

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Feature/Venue of the Week 50
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1184

Delhi International Arts Festival
11-12 December 2010 - Alliance Francaise New Delhi

"Edgelogue" is the title of a media art exhibition
featuring this week the preview screening of
the entire festival program of the 6th edition of
Cologne International Videoart festival - CologneOFF VI -
to be presented in the framework of the venue of the week
Delhi International Arts Festival - http://www.diaf.in -
date: 11-12 December 2010
location: Alliance Francaise New Delhi

This extensive program is already pointing to the new festival context for 2011 -
“CologneOFF 2011 - videoart in a global context” -
and includes also video programs by these partners and friends

1. City Breath Festival Cape Town/RSA - curated by Kai Lossgott
2. Memory & Identity - videoart from Italy - curated by Giorgio Fedeli
3. Memory & Identity - videoart from USA - curated by Alysse Stepanian
4. Oslo Screen Festival - Norwegian selection - curated by Margarida Paiva
5. Portuguese Video Art - curated by Pedro Almeida & Sergio Gomes

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NewMediaFest'2010
10 Years [NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne
global heritage of digital culture
1 January - 31 December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org

director and chief curator:
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

2010 [at] newmediafest.org
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