Digitalis Commissions

20.07.11
Image: Digitalis, Sebastian Buerkner Animate Projects, with support from the Jerwood Charitable Foundation, is pleased to announce a call for proposals for animated works that – in a broad sense – explore, question, subvert or confound our expectations of art and the ‘digital’. We are looking to commission four works, at a budget of £2000 each, including artist’s fee. The commissions are available to UK-based artists, animators ...
Cinenova: Reproductive Labour

05.02.11
5050, 1997, Ruth Novaczeck Cinenova: Reproductive Labour, an exhibition and programme of events that profiles the work of Cinenova – a volunteer-led organisation dedicated to preserving and distributing the work of women/feminist film and video makers, artists and activists. The exhibition will present film and video works and paper materials, as well as a series of screenings and events, offering a rare opportunity to watch and ...
Carey Young: Memento Park

06.01.11
 Memento Park, Carey Young Dates: 5 February – 20 March 2011 | Location: Cornerhouse, Manchester Launching 5 February, Cornerhouse presents a major touring solo show by artist Carey Young. Using a variety of media and settings Young often uses found tools, language and training processes from the worlds of the multinational corporation and global law firm, altering them to create fictional and absurd scenarios which explore notions of ...
Polytechnic at Raven Row

14.08.10
Lenny's Documentary, Ian Bourn, 1978 Dates: 9 September – 7 November | Location: Raven Row, London Polytechnic is an exhibition of video, installation and tape/slide works made between the mid seventies and early eighties by a number of artists in the UK who were developing new relationships between ‘experimental’ media and ideas of narrative. The complex and hybrid works in the exhibition talk about autobiography, television, diaries, ...
Lessons from Lars von Trier by Daniel Fawcett

27.04.10
The Five Obstructions, Lars von Trier and Jorgen Leth “This is therapy, not a film competition with yourself. You’ve made the best film, I assume the best was the first. We are using it to go back in time, to see where we can go and examine it.” Lars von Trier, The Five Obstructions Get the Flash Player to see the wordTube Media Player. var WT1_1 = { params : ...
Mauricio Arango wins Video Salon

17.04.10
Mauricio Arango Since 2007 Matt Roberts Arts has produced the annual Salon Art Prize exhibiting the work of 244 artists and photographers. This year saw the inclusion of a new Video Art Salon, for which 41 artists were selected by Mike Sperlinger (LUX) and artist Zineb Sedira. The exhibition was split into two parts with works being shown through a video wall at the organisations project space ...
Tabaimo: Boundary Layer at Parasol unit

01.04.10
Tabaimo: Boundary Layer at Parasol Unit Dates: 26 May – 6 August | Location: Parasol unit, London Parasol unit presents the first solo exhibition in London devoted to the work of the Japanese artist Tabaimo. Since her graduation from art school in 1999, Tabaimo’s innovative and large-scale animated drawings have been extensively shown to major critical acclaim, both in Japan and internationally. Tabaimo is known for her ...