CIMATICS FESTIVAL

Transmediale.08 screening

curated by Thomas Munz

type: Screening Entrance: 3 euro
venue: MediaRuimte No presale
date: 28-29/11/2008 (free with festival day pass)
time: 14:00
duration: 40 min  

Digital culture is no longer avant-garde terrain. transmediale has responded to this development by focusing its programmes not on the latest technical novelties and scientific speculations, but on the actual usage that people are making of such technologies.

About Transmediale

As a festival for art and digital culture, transmediale presents advanced artistic positions reflecting on the socio-cultural impact of new technologies. It seeks out artistic practices that not only respond to scientific or technical developments, but that try to shape the way in which we think about and experience these technologies. transmediale understands media technologies as cultural techniques which need to be embraced in order to comprehend, critique, and shape our contemporary society.

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About Thomas Munz

Thomas Munz is a publications editor and curator in the field of digitalmedia and art living in Berlin. In his curatorial work he is focusing on the cultural and political implications of contemporary media on present day society.

About the content

Zhenchen Liu: Under Construction fr/cn, 2007, 10:00 Julia Meltzer, David Thorne: Not a Matter of If but When us/sy, 2006, 14:00 Theo Ligthart: Die Internationale de, 2005-06, 4:00 Elodie Pong: Je suis une Bombe ch, 2006, 6:12 Nelly-Eve Rajotte: VIHR ca, 2006, 4:12 Michelle Deignan: Il Cittadino it/uk, 2007, 8:46 Semiconductor: Magnetic Movie uk, 2006, 4:50 Thomas Köner: pneuma monoxyd de, 2007, 10:00 Xu Tan: To Build Zheng Daoxing Concert Hall cn, 2004, 18:20 n:ja: void.seqz 5 at, 2006, 4:30

 

www.transmediale.de


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