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BIO

Agricola de Cologne

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

--> interdisciplinary media artist, director of experimental shortfilms and videos, curator of media art
--> founder & director of artvideoKOELN – the curatorial initiative „art & moving images“ serving since 2010 as the operating platform for a wide range of activities around "art & moving images", running CologneOFF - Cologne International Videoart Festival and Le Musee di-visioniste - the new museum of networked art

Agricola de Cologne is standing also for a broad bandwidth of dynamic curatorial contexts he is initiating in physical and virtual space, the co-curator and co-organiser of external festivals and exhibitions, the jury member of divers festivals, and not to forget the designer of a cross-platform culture.

Since its/his launch in 2000, Agricola de Cologne was presented @ more than 600 festivals and media art events in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Knoxville, Pittsburgh, Mexico City, Caracas, Maracaibo, Buenos Aires, Rosario, Montevideo, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Santiago de Chile, Quito, Bogota, London, Paris, Lyon, Marseille, Madrid, Gijon, Sevilla, Valencia, Barcelona, Lisbon, Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinki, Tampere, Kopenhagen, Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Tokyo, Nagoya, Seoul, Manila, Hongkong, Bangkok, Phnom Penh, New Delhi, Guwahati, Mumbai, Jakarta, Perth, Melbourne, Casablanca, Rabat, Marrakesh, Istanbul, Ankara, Yerewan, Damaskus, Jerusalem, Tel-Aviv, Bethlehem, Gaza, Basel, Zurich, Vienna, Linz, Salzburg, Graz, Kiev, Kharkiv, Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius, Moscow, St.Petersburg, Kansk, Perm, Yekaterinburg, Sofia, Varna, Bukarest, Arad, Timisoara, Budapest, Belgrade, Zagreb, Split, Lubljana, Rome, Naples, Milan, Pescara, Venice, Torino, Bologna, Berlin, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Karlsruhe, Nuremberg, & elsewhere, but also on biennials like ISEA Nagoya (2002), Venice Biennale 2003, 2005, 2007, 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 Singapore 2008.

His media art projects and videos were honoured with prizes and awards.

Links

Agricola de Cologne --> http://www.agricola-de.cologne
artvideoKOELN --> http://artvideo.koeln
Cologne International Videoart Festival --> http://coff.newmediafest.org
Le Musee di-visioniste - the new museum of networked art - http://www.nmartproject.net
SoundLAB - http://soundlab.newmediafest.org
LMD Interview Project - http://interviews.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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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
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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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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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EVENT

Program - week 49 - NewMediaFest'2010


Dates:
Mon Nov 29, 2010 00:00 - Mon Nov 29, 2010

Location:
Germany

NewMediaFest’2010
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program - week 49 -> 29 November - 5 December 2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1175
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1.
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Feature of the Week 49
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1173

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

->
Ana Carvalho (Portugal)
Ximena Alarcón (Colombia)
Mark Beasley (USA)
James B. Pollack (USA)
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VideoChannel Cologne's
Feature of the Month November 2010 - part 2
http://2010.newmediafest.org/?p=1163

Family Affair 2 - Mother, father, brothers & sisters
featuring videos by following 12 artists

Helga Bothe (D) - Sara Bremen (USA) - Janet Cook-Rutnik (VI)
Ren Cummings (USA) - Michael Doocey (USA) - Gratuitous Art Films (USA) -
Richard Jochum (A) - Tina Jokitalo (FI) - Radhamohini Prasad (IN)
Robby Rackleff (USA) - Sivan Sebbag (Israel) - Péter Vadócz (HU)
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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

VideoChannel: Family Affairs 2 - feature of November 2010


Dates:
Fri Nov 26, 2010 00:00 - Fri Nov 26, 2010

Location:
Germany

VideoChannel Cologne -
the international platform for videoart
proudly presents
-->
Feature of the Month November 2010

Family Affairs 2 - realised in two parts
"Father" & "Mother, father. brothers & sisters"

"Father" includes videos by following 12 artists

Antonio Alvarado (Spain) - Zack Bent (USA)- Yin-Ling Chen (Taiwan)
Virginia Colwell (USA) - Lindsay Foster (USA) - Constantin Hartenstein (Germany)
Shahar Marcus (Israel)- Antti Savela (Sweden) - Chris Stockbridge (UK)
Marc Thele (Germany) - Anders Weberg (Sweden) - Zellner Bros. (USA)

"Mother, father, brothers and sisters" includes videos by following 12 artists

Helga Bothe (D) - Sara Bremen (USA) - Janet Cook-Rutnik (VI)
Ren Cummings (USA) - Michael Doocey (USA) - Gratuitous Art Films (USA)
- Richard Jochum (A) - Tina Jokitalo (FI) - Radhamohini Prasad (IN)
Robby Rackleff (USA) - Sivan Sebbag (Israel) - Péter Vadócz (HU)

Two years ago, "Family Affairs" started with "Mother" as the fundamental part of a family. The current selections spotlight the position and role of the father within the family, how the artists experience, perceive and value the family as an integral structure.

Here is direct access online
http://videochannel.newmediafest.org/blog/?page\_id=1209

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VideoChannel Cologne
international platform for videoart
http://videochannel.newmediafest.org
/// partner of
NewMediaFest'2010
http://2010.newmediafest.org
/// powered by
artvideoKOELN ~
the initiative "art & moving images" ~
http://video.mediaartcologne.org

videochannel (at) newmediafest.org
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