Call for Entries: VKUNST Frankfurt “mon amie, l’image”

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MOTIVE 2014 ‘MON AMIE, L’IMAGE’

We live in pictures, we build relationships to them, as friends or enemies they are part of our lives. In visual art, reality and fiction become pictorial. How does video art approach our time’s relationship with the image?

Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10, 2014, vkunst frankfurt will once again present current media art trends and tendencies. You are invited to submit your work for the sixth media art exhibition vkunst frankfurt – ‘mon amie, l’image’.

The exhibition is located right next to the Frankfurt Museum of Modern Art in the city center. On the second day (Saturday) the exhibition runs alongside the Frankfurt Night of the Museums.

vkunst frankfurt provides a constant platform for national and international media artists. In recent years, established artists, e.g. Carsten Nicolai, Christoph Girardet, Tobias Rehberger or Anna Hepp, as well as many young talents have been part of vkunst.

As in 2013, the media art prize ‘vkunst’, donated by Jochen Latz and endowed with €2,500 will be awarded by an independent qualified jury.

Submission deadline: March, 31, 2014.

Download the application forms and find information updates about vkunst frankfurt VI on the website www.v-kunst.de or on Facebook www.facebook.com/v.kunst.frankfurt. As for the past exhibitions there will be a printed and an online catalog (editions from 2009 to 2013 can be viewed on www.v-kunst.de).

Vkunst

VIDEO- AND MEDIA ART EXHIBITION VKUNST.

MON AMIE L’ IMAGE

Presentation of the Media Art Award “vkunst”, donated by Jochen Latz

Closing Date: April 4, 2014

Exhibition Dates & Opening Hours:
Friday, May 9,2014, 8:00 pm – 23:59 pm | Award Presentation at 10.00 pm
Saturday, May 10,2014, 8:00 pm – 23:59 pm | alongside the Frankfurt Nacht der Museen

In May 2014, vkunst Frankfurt will once again explore/show current trends and tendencies in video art. For the sixth time, almost all galleries as well as some shops in Frankfurt’s Fahrgasse will be host of the “roofless exhibition hall”, right next to the Frankfurt Museum für Moderne Kunst.

Under the title “mon amie – l’image” the curators, Christoph von Löw and Andreas Greulich, inquire the artistic production of the 21st century. For two evenings, from 8:00 pm – 12:00 am, the artists will show projections, interactive installations and animated computer art in the gallery windows. Taking place annually, vkunst frankfurt provides a constant platform for both national and international media artists.

About SACI

SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Late Spring & Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, Post-Bac in Studio Art; MFA in Studio Art, MFA in Photography, MFA in Communication Design, Low-Residency MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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