The constant development and flux of technologies creates a unique opportunity for artists to experiment, play and create, but also presents a challenge for those charged with the responsibility of ensuring future presentations of these works. The preservation of and future access to born-digital art is as challenging as it is important. How to act on change? How to take control of future presentations?
NICC, Flanders Arts Institute / Kunstenpunt, Estate Philippe Vandenberg and Art Brussels, in collaboration with Ghent University and BOZAR, organise an international conference on 19 April 2017 with regard to the legacy of living visual artists. On 20 April, they organise two workshops on this subject.
Wim Vandekeybus - The Rage of Staging is een visuele en mentale trip doorheen het universum van de choreograaf en zijn dansgezelschap Ultima Vez en focust op de thema's en ideeën die hem al ruim dertig jaar inspireren. Met bijdragen van tal van artiesten, onuitgegeven teksten, notities en scripts uit zijn voorstellingen en films en meer dan vierhonderd fascinerende beelden.
LIMA is pleased to announce the third public event within the framework of UNFOLD on December 1st, continuing with the research line mediation by reinterpretation. How to revisit digital and media artworks over time? This evening programme will concentrate on the consequences that are brought about when using the mode of mediation as an act of reinterpretation specifically in digital- and media artworks. The key lecturers will concentrate on the idea of variability; posing concerns about authorship and transparency while taking - often limiting institutional protocols into account. How can we negotiate preservation strategies with regard to these principles?
The German Association of Conservator-Restorers (VDR) is delighted to announce the major international symposium "Collecting and Conserving Performance Art," to be hosted by the Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg in Germany on June 9-11, 2016. Register now!
In connection with TRACKS, PACKED vzw will organize a free workshop on sustainable digital preservation for artists and arts organizations. In preparation of the workshop, PACKED vzw started to make an overview of the iMAL archive with the help of a volunteer.
Save the date: From November 16th – 18th 2015 the symposium "Intagible cultural heritage and innovation" 2D and 3D Documentation and Visualisation of Performing Arts, Folklore andRituals through the example of dance takes place in Berlin.
Together with its partners in various European networks, the Dachverband Tanz Deutschland is offering a three-day workshop on questions related to the digitalisation of the intangible cultural heritage forms of expression. The workshop takes place in Berlin on November 16th – 18th 2015.