Call for Entries 2018, European Media Art Festival

Call for Entries 2018
European Media Art Festival//
Festival: 18 - 22 April 2018//
Exhibition: 18 April - 21 May 2018
// Cinema / Exhibition / Conference / Media Campus INIT / Performances

ISFFC2017, Cyprus fest. VCT artists

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ISFFC2017, International short film festival in Cyprus will present two artists from VCT. this is a conjunction with the European Capital of Culture Pafos 2017. 

Between Regularity and Irregularity  Audiovisual Art and culture @Palia ilektriki
Tuesday 31 October – Wednesday 1 November 2017 20:00

list of works:
"Living in the Box -cube" Kentaro TAKI(2007-2014, 13min)
"Tea Corner" Kentaro TAKI(documentation, 2015, 2min)
"in the twinkling of an eye" Shuhei NISHIYAMA (2013, 6min.)

Video installtion@MOCA, Yinchuan, China

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Kentaro TAKI's latest video installation "syndro-polis#2  "Kopfschmerz-bau" by Kentaro TAKI" is participating a group show "Very Sustainable- Environmental Revollution" at MOCA, Yinchuan, China

Very Sustainable- Environmental Revollution
date: 2017.09.03 - 2017.12.17
venue: MOCA, Yinchaun

Kikai de Mirukoto, screening@Egypt

Kikai de Mirukoto=Eye Machine/To See by Chance -the Pioneers of Japanese Videoarts-(2013) screening at Medrar, 17 Aug. 2017 19:30-

"Kikai de Mirukoto=Eye Machine/To See by Chance -the Pioneers of Japanese Videoarts-" official site

INTER–MISSION X IAFT 16/17, Singapore

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Taka iimura, Sung Nam Han, Shuhei Nishiyama, Kentaro Taki will join to "INTER–MISSION X IAFT 16/17", at Lasalle Collage of the Arts, Objectifs-Center for Photography, Singapore, in 18-19 May. 2017

details are on official web site  IAFT 16/17

Ko Nakajima@microscope

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Ko Nakajima Part 1: Works 1964-1988

at Microscope Gallery
1329 Willoughby Avenue, #2B Brooklyn, NY 11237
Sunday May 21 2017, 7:30pm Introduced by Mio Nakai

IAFT16/17at Space One, Seoul, South Korea


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Who Kills What Kills Who Kisses?
Interdisciplinary Art Festival Tokyo 16/17 Exhibition in Seoul

Sung Nam HAN,Shuhei NISHIYAMA, Kentaro TAKI, Takahiko IIMURA

Venue:Space One
date: April 15th-30th 2017 Opening hours: Sat–Sun, 12–5pm; Tue–Fri, by appointment Closed on Mondays and public holidays


C/Sensor-ed Scape@TWS

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Kentaro Taki takes part in
a group show "C/Sensor-ed Scape"
date:15 April -28 May 2017
(close 17, 24 April, 1, 8, 15, 22, May) 
venue: Tokyo Wonder Site Hongo, Tokyo

Taki shows his latest video installation piece "unNeighborly".

Visual Ray -2 N D- to New Dimension

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Visual Ray -2 N D- to New Dimension
IAFT16/17 Expanded Video Art Performance 

Audio&Visual Performance by Tasman Richardson from Canada.
Shuhei Nishiyama and Sung Nam Han

March 8th(Wed) 2017 OPEN:19:30 START:20:00 
Venue:shimokitazawa THREE

IAFT16/17 official web site

OPEN CALL:Videoart exhibition, UK


Calling for videos or performances for video that explore hormones, medical technologies, sexuality, gender and body modifications.

details to ask :

Call for entries, 25FPS festival, Zagreb

25 FPS Festival is inviting new films to apply for the International Competition of the 2017 edition taking place in Zagreb between September 28th and October 1st.
Filmmakers, artists, producers and distributors should submit films completed after 1st of January 2015 and not longer than 60 minutes. Deadline for submissions is 31st of May 2017. Before filling out entry form, check all-important and easy to read Festival Regulations. details to ask to 25FPS festival.

8th Cairo Video Festival, Egypt

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Masayuki KAWAI and Kentaro TAKItake part in 8th Cairo Video Festivalheld in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 2017.

5-28, February 2017, Cairo, Egypt
presented by Medrar


TAKAHIKO IIMURA solo show; Space In Time -Experimental Film and Video Art

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TAKAHIKO IIMURA, Space In Time -Experimental Film and Video Art
MORIYU GALLERY KYOTO presents "Space In Time -Experimental Film and Video Art" with Taka iimura's installation piece and screenings.

2016. 12. 10(sat) -  2017. 1. 29(sun) 
 <Artist talk & Performance> 2017. 1. 28(sat)  start : artist talk 16:00-18:00
Takahiko IIMURA, Masayuki KAWAI, Yuichi MORI
Performance: 18:00- (30'), free entrance, no reservation


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In a related talk session of "MAM research program 004: Video Hiroba" exhition in Mori Art Museum, Kentaro Takitakes part in. In the exhibition room, his documentary piece"Kikaide mirukoto"(2013) is also introduced.

talk session"the heritages of Video Hiroba(Video Agora)"
with Hirofumi Sakamoto(researcher)+ Hikaru Fujii(artist)+ Kentaro Taki(artist)
modelator:Kenichi Kondo(curator, Mori Art Museum)
date: 6 Dec. 2016(tue.)19:00-21:00
at Auditorium Mori Art Museum, entrance free, details(in japanese only) are here.

Interdisciplinary Art Festival Tokyo2016

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Taka iimura, Sung Nam Han and Shuhei Nishiyama join in IAFT16/17.

Day1 12 Nov. (sat.)2016
open:18:50 Screening program "IAFT16/17 meets OSMOSIS fest part1":19:00-
Artist Talk by Hiroko OKADA and Makoto AIDA:20:30-

Day2  25 Nov.(fri)2016
open:18:30 Art Performance by INTER–MISSION:19:00-
Screening Program "IAFT16/17 meets OSMOSIS fest part2":19:30-
Art Performance by Takahiko IIMURA:21:15-

details are on official website.をご覧ください。

Call for videoart, festival from Bogotá (Colombia)

International Architecture, Video Art, Painting, Photography, Installation and Performing Art Festival Extended deadline: October 22, 2016

International Architecture, Video Art, Painting, Photography, Installation and Performing Art Festival, that will be hosted in Bogotá (Colombia), at Jorge Jurado Gallery, from November 19 to December 19, 2016.

details are on its LIQUID


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Dates: 16(Fri)-24(Sat) September 
Venues: SuperDeluxe (Roppongi), UPLINK FACTORY (Shibuya) 

Under the theme of “Commotion” Hors Pistes Tokyo 2016 will present various programs: legendary works which caused uproar in the art world, cutting-edge moving image arts and performances, selected works by Hors Pistes Paris and nominated works from new artists in various Asian countries.  Hors Pistes (“off-road” in French) is an international film festival initiated by the world famous Centre Pompidou museum in Paris. Since 2011, Hors Pistes Tokyo promotes emerging images, ideas and talents in Japan and Asia. The festival is a place to experience and discuss new ways to see and share images.  Artists: Christian Boltanski, Joseph Beuys, Douglas Davis, Nam June Paik, Isidore Isou, Aki Kuroda, Jean-Luc Vilmouth, Justine Emard, Keiichiro Shibuya, LoVid, etc.  

HPT2016 Official Website:
-2016 Program: 


Joseph Beuys, Douglas Davis, Nam June Paik, documenta 6 Satellite Telecast, 1977. Courtesy of Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI), New York.

Isidore Isou, Traité de Bave et d’Éternité (1).jpg

Isidore Isou, Traite de bave et d‘eternite, 1951. Courtesy of RE:VOIR.


Christian Bolthanski, L’Homme qui tousse, 1969. Coutesy of the artist.

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LoVid, Digital Dirt Spiderwebs, 2016. Courtesy of the artists.


Special screening feat. Taka iimura@NMAO, Osaka

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Special screening feat. Taka iimura in Nakanoshima Eizo Gekijyo vol. 12

date:24 Sat. -25 Sun. 2016
venue: NMAO(Osaka, Japan)
from early works to minimal/ conceptural pieces on film/video.
details are in NMAO's Web site
Press releace in Japanese is here

Call for submission, 8th Cairo Video Festival

CALL FOR SUBMISSION   8th Cairo Video Festival   Video Art & Experimental Film

Medrar for Contemporary Art is accepting applications for the 8th Cairo Video Festival, which will take place in February, 2017. Initiated by the Cairo-based artist initiative Medrar for Contemporary Art in 2005, this festival continues its focus on providing a platform for sharing and discussing newly produced high concept/low-budget experimental videos and films. Based on a call for works by emerging artists, the festival program takes the format of a concise series of video screenings, accompanied by talks and discussions with active video-makers and curators to tackle some of the key themes and issues presented in the works Check out the previous edition

Deadline for submission: 30th September 2016
Details are on official web site: 8th Cairo Video Festival   Video Art & Experimental Film

Rendezvous in Syndro-polis@TWS-Berlin

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"Rendezvous in Syndro-polis",Video installation, Open studio by Kentaro Taki

Venue: Tokyo Wonder Site Berlin
Date: 9 (Fri.)-15 (Thu.) September 2016
Open hour: 19:00-21:00(opening reception, Fri.), 14:00-18:00(Sat.- Thu.)
Web site:
Supported by Tokyo Wonder Site

[address]Tokyo Wonder Site Berlin, raum 139, 1.O.G,
Kunstquartier Bethanien, Mariannenplatz 2, D -10997 Berlin


Call for residence artist, Light Cone (Paris, France)

Light Cone (Paris, France) has just announced a call for projects for the second session of 2016 of the Atelier 105 video post-production residencies addressed to experimental filmmakers.

The deadline for submissions is June 30, 2016 and the selected projects will be announced on July 15, 2016.

details and ask to : Light Cone :film maker residence

Video Hiroba - Reexamining the 1970s Experimental Video Art Group

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Video Hiroba - Reexamining the 1970s Experimental Video Art Group

Period:Saturday, July 30. 2016 - Monday, January 9, 2017
Venue: Mori Art Museum
details information is here.

Video Hiroba was an experimental video art collective formed in Japan in 1972. Its members included Nakaya Fujiko, Yamaguchi Katsuhiro, Kawanaka Nobuhiro, Kobayashi Hakudo, Matsumoto Toshio, Hagiwara Sakumi, and Wada Morihiro among other artists and creators.

reference to "Kikai de Mirukoto=Eye Machine/To See by Chance -the Pioneers of Japanese Videoarts-"

Call for entries: Hors Pistes Tokyo/Kyoto 2016

OPEN CALL of upcoming festival Hors Pistes Tokyo/Kyoto 2016. We are looking for challenging works made in Japan and Asia. The selected works will be screened as part of the festival in Tokyo in September and Kyoto in October 2016.
Deadline - 25th July, 2016
Details for entries are on Hors Pistes Tokyo/Kyoto 2016

Call for Entries; Now&After, held in Moscow, Russia

Video artists from all over the world are invited to submit their works for the sixth edition of International Video Art Festival Now&After. International Video Art Festival Now&After is annualy held in Moscow, Russia. Now&After is traditionally hosted by a museum. During few weeks a festival program is demonstrated as an integrated multi-channel video installation. Now&After'16 period: 29 October – 29 November 2016 Organizer - Media Art Centre Now&After Venue: The State Darwin Museum, Vavilova st. 57, Moscow SUBMISSION -
Deadline: July 15, 2016

OPEN SITE - Open call program by TWS

TWS-Tokyo Wonder Site welcomes all genres and cross-genre project proposal offering our updated support structure. We covet your plan strongly motivated to present new sensation by making free use of the space at TWS Hongo!! more information is here.