WOW.20 / Mexico

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WOW.20 / México
artvideoKOELN & The New Museum of Networked Art
are happy to present the WOW event series
@ Codec Festival Mexico City
10 September 2018

Statement

The 20th manifestation of The W:OW Project – taking place in the framework of Códec – International Festival of Experimental Film & Video – is featuring 4 individual programs – packed into 2 – presenting 30 videos by 25 artists from 13 countries – selected by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne (Germany) & Georgi Krastev (Bulgaria). Each one of the programs is based on a different curatorial concept dealing with different aspects – generating a broad bandwidth of artistic and curatorial visions reflecting and standing for the incredible diversity of Being. The art contents is focussing on the local and individual, as well as the global and the entire Whole of everything. The screening program as a whole would like to transport fundamental artistic & philosophical ideas to an open-minded audience.

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WOW – Usual/Unusual Escalations
curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

Shelley Jordon (USA) – SeeChange, 2017, 7:29
Pim Zwier (Netherlands) – All What is Somehow Useful, 2013, 7.35
Elke H. Markopoulos / Rainer Ludwigs (Germany) – Message of the Animals, 2016, 8:57
Eija Temisevä (Finland) – An Attempt to be Earth, 2016, 5:15

WOW transcendental roots
Curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

Ezra Wube (Ethiopia) – Twilight Galaxies, 2017, 7’52”
Peter Whittenberger (USA) – Don’t Worry, You’ll Get There, 2016, 4:53
Cody Healey-Conelly (USA) – Glitch Noir – Datasifter Prelude, 2015, 2:41
Daniel Zezelj (Croatia) – The World of Wonder, 2015, 5:34
Tomislav Findrik (Croatia) – Oyashio, 2017, 04:29
House of Style (Bryne Rasmussen-Smith and Andrew Smith-Rasmussen) (USA) -Infinite Leaks in the Memory Palace, 2013, 5:04
Rui Hu (USA) – Metropilitan Triangle Garden, 2015, 5:52

WOW Bulgaria
curated by Georgi Krastev , director The Quarantine Film Festival Bulgaria

Valeri Chakalov (Bulgaria) – “The Way”, 2016, 2:24
Valeri Chakalov (Bulgaria) – “Hromel“, 2015, 2:01
Georgi Krastev (Bulgaria) – “The Journey of a melody”, 2017, 2:48
Viktor Petkov (Bulgaria) – “I love Guzlemi”, 2015, 7:06
Cvetan Krastev (Bulgaria) – “The Long Journey of a Snail to the Ocean”, 2014, 9:52
Cvetan Krastev (Bulgaria) – “Digitalization of analogue message to the moon”, 2016, 02:12
Venelin Shurelov (Bulgaria) – “Je Suis Je”, 2015, 3:09

WOW about human nature
curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

Stine Gonsholdt (Norway) – About Human nature, 2008, 1:50
Roland Quelven (France) – Harey Solaris, 2015, 4:51
Gregg Biermann (USA) – Crop Duster Octet, 2013, 5:32
Sándor M. Salas (Spain) – De cara a la muerte, 2013, 03:52
Theresa Khalil (Egypt) – It goes on, 2013, 5.40
Istvan Horkay (Hungary) – The Lords Prayer, 2014, 5:04
Laurent Pernot (France)- Still Alives, 2005, 2.34

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