Mediamatic Magazine 3#4 Geert Lovink 1 Jan 1989
In the shadow of French philosophy is a West German project currently researching media history. The work does not investigate mass communication, all-powerful monopolies, censorship and is openly...
Mediamatic Magazine 3#2 Anna Abrahams, Jan Frederik Groot 1 Jan 1988
De Camera als Dictafoon
GEORGE KUCHAR was born on 8mm, his aunt had lent him her camera for the occasion. His film career only really started, however, some time later, when he was twelve years old. In 1955 he made a film...
Mediamatic Magazine 3#2 John Archibald Pump II 1 Jan 1988
America! Immeasurability, senseless repetition, metaphysical monumentalism. radical indifference, pure outward appearance, indomitable vitality, a savage but splendid ritual, the vain and absolute...
The true world currency now seems to be energy and not the Dollar, Pound or Euro
Energy is based on actual assets whereas currencies appear to be have become virtual money and inspire little long term confidence. Let's swap our energy.
Mediamatic Magazine 3#2 Glenn O'brien 1 Jan 1988
Dommelsch Is Really Gonna Make It
When I think about the possibility today of what used to be called an art movement, I think about what ROB SCHOLTE calls Business Art.
Mediamatic Magazine 3#2 1 Jan 1988
Arsenals - Forum des Filmes
It takes two days to travel by train from Cologne to Riga. Alternating flat land and woods determine the view - lots of time to reflect - where am I actually goin g to? The Baltic states with their...
Mediamatic Magazine 3#2 Preikschat, Wolfgang 1 Jan 1988
Maria Vedder in Museum Ludwig Klaus vom Bruch in…
The critic who is used to looking thoughtfully out of the window during train journeys, will currently meet an astonishing number of works of the familiar rectangular format. Travelling from city to...
Paying with 'hour notes'
An interesting alternative economic system, which is used in Dutch art scene.
Cincinnati Time Store
History of swapping
Offcorse, swapping is a very old habit. But the first (conceptual) swap shop operated from May 18, 1827 until May 1830 and was very successful.
Project: Lise Skou, Andrea Creutz
Swop Network was initiated in 2003 by Andrea Creutz (Copenhagen) and Lise Skou (Aarhus), as a platform for the production and dissemination of materials and ideas surrounding contemporary political
TINKEBELL. saves the girls in Manila
SAVE THE WORLD #5
Every day the cousins Mitch and Cyris (18 and 20 years old) dance on stage at a bar in a touristy part of Manila (Philippines). In exchange for extra 'support' they go home with Korean, Chinese, and...
Mediamatic Bank at Duintjer CS Maurizio Montalti 1 Jan 2011
The Ephemeral Icon
Infusing life to trigger a process of final dissolution
A design-research project looking at the study and the application of a fungus, Phanerochaete chrysosporium, to synthetic, toxic materials: Plastics.
Mediamatic Magazine Vol. 2#4 1 Jan 1988
Fukui Video Biennale
The second Fukui International Video Biennale entitled Discovery of Resources of Our Time was held in March of this year. Fukui is a coastal city of 280.000 inhabitants to the west of Tokyo. Monique...
Mediamatic Magazine Vol. 2#4 Preikschat, Wolfgang 1 Jan 1988
Identitei/ä/y/ tsnomadism /e/us
After a three-day conference, the Marler Videokunstpreis will be awarded on June 5th to BETTINA GRUBER and MARIA VEDDER for their new production Der Herzschlag des Anubis . As a member of the...
Mediamatic Magazine 2#4 Alfred Birnbaum 1 Jan 1988
Remembering an art of memory
The third Bonn Videonale, to be held in september, will feature a special Japan program. Japan, the Land of Video or is it Alfred Birnbaum, video artist and editor of this year's Tokyo edition of...
Mediamatic Magazine 2#4 Willem Velthoven 1 Jan 1988
Pump up the Picture
...This is a journey into Sound. A journey which along the way will bring you new colour new dimension new value ... ...When all is ready I throw this switch... Bomb that bass I'm Nin' Alou... you...
Final days of New Order30Jun 20121Jul 2012
New Order is coming to an end. We invited six artists, designers and architects to present their view on a new world. The result: a solution for nuclear waste, a whale as big as our energy-use, a...
En het woord was Arno
Waarom De Hele Arno bestaat.
De Hele Arno is een kunstenaars-initatief/collectief te Dordrecht. Hier komt u te weten waarom De Hele Arno is opgericht.
Mediamatic Magazine 3#1 C.H. van Winkel 1 Jan 1988
Verstrengeling / Entwining
INGRID BEVERWIJK is a young Dutch artist, during the past year she produced three video installations.
Ista repercussae, quam cernis, imaginis umbra est: Nil habet ista sui. (Ovidius Met. III 434-435)
Mediamatic Magazine 2#3
Also included a special about Rabotnik TV
Mediamatic Magazine Vol. 2#3 Roberto Fischer 1 Jan 1988
2e Semaine Internationale de Video - Geneve
The need for video art to find selling points beyond the galleries and museums has again brought it to television where, however, it has lost much of its experimental passion.
The latest video productions, as seen in the 2e Semaine Internationale de Video (Geneva, October 1987), are surrounded by a television-like aura to hot up the monitor public.
Mediamatic Magazine Vol. 2#3 Willem Velthoven 1 Jan 1988
La Vidéothèque de Paris
Multi-Channel Video Juke-Box
On February 1, Jacques Chirac opened the videotheque de Paris, a prestigious showpiece of French media politics, an on-line audio-visual city reference archive, a brilliant machine for presenting...