Hoeksteen Live

Special Edition for Media Playgrounds

12 dec 2009
13 dec 2009

A very special live broadcasting experience at NIMk on the night of the 12th of November! From 11pm to morning we’ll broadcast a number of performances, debates, artists' interviews, artists presentations and film-screening program.


Group Marriage - By Francisco Camacho Elena Perez

1. Debate 'Group Marriage' by Francisco Camacho + 'Group Marriage' video
Artist Francisco Camacho seeks ways in which his work can exist within official social channels. He intends to gather 40,000 signatures for his Group Marriages Petition, submit it to the Dutch Lower House, and gain legal status for group marriage in the Netherlands. Francisco is a fellow research at Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunst in Amsterdam. With the participation of: Jan Patternotte from D66; Dr. Geert Hekma, professor of gay and lesbian studies at UvA; Rimme Rypkema from Groepshuwelijken, a LNBi's representer and More!

2. Web3 Live Performance by 'Meta Lord', 'The Avatar Orchestra Metaverse' and 'Second Front'
Avatars 'Ze Moo' and 'Meta Lord' will perform live together with global artist collectives 'The Avatar Orchestra Metaverse' and 'Second Front'. Members collaborate from locations all over the planet and are using the world's largest user-created virtual world Second Life as a platform.

3. Free interventions with performances, debates, artists' interviews, presentations and video conferences. Constant Dullart, Rosa Menkman (nl), Goto80 (se), Marnix de Nijs (nl), Edwin van der Heide] (nl) media artist awarded by Witteveen+Bos prijs 2009, Raúl Marroquín (nl), David Garcia (uk), Chris Wainright (uk), Carlos Cuéllar (co/us), Elizabeth Losh, ...More to be confirmed.

Attendance by invitation only. Close event.

This program will be broadcasted by Salto TV A1 and Second Live. See links below.

Broadcast by SALTO. Turn on your TV!
Cable channel 39+, UPC digital 715
Watch it at online TV: Salto Online
Follow it at Second Life:
instructions on how to join these events interactive online:
All interventions will be uploaded later in our video archive: BMS

Media Playgrounds goes Radio!
For Media Playgrounds DFM RTV INT will be broadcasted on the Amsterdam airwaves (FM cable
104.6, air FM 99.4) during all open slots of SALTO's Wereld FM. Live connections with stations like
Resonance FM (London), Freies Radio Wien (Vienna) a.o.
Listen to it at Radio Wereld. From 4th December to 13th December ,11pm- morning):

All interventions will be uploaded later in our video archive: BMS

This project is supported by EACEA, AFK and NIMk
Special Thanks to: Meta.Live.Nu, PLANETART, DFM RTV INT,, Virtual Holland, Freeteam, Beamsystems and all collaborating volunteers.