Starting in Bonn today: VIDEONALE.16
The festival and exhibition is organized by Videonale e.V. and takes place at Kunstmuseum Bonn. Dates: February 16 – April 2, 2017 Opening: Thursday, February 16, 8 pm
Founded in 1984, the biennial Videonale has strengthened its position as one of the most important and renowned festivals of video and time-based arts in Germany and Europe. Participants include such trend-setting artists as Dara Birnbaum, Keren Cytter, Lynn Hershman, Christian Jankowski, Marcel Odenbach, Bill Viola and others. To this day Videonale sees itself as a festival of national and international time-based art, both for young emerging artists and for established artists.
With VIDEONALE.16, the event is opening itself to related art forms such as video installations, performance and virtual reality.
Overview of past Videonale festivals: www.videonale.org
Access to Videonale’s online video archive: archiv.videonale.org