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Hörner/Antlfinger | Istanbul Time Travel Experiment | © Hörner/Antlfinger 2016

Workshop Series | Düsseldorf Time Travel Experiment 

Hörner/Antlfinger in collaboration with degree certified psychiatrist Assad Zahran, Director of the Milton Erickson Institute Cologne  

So, you have always dreamt of travelling through time? Now it might just be possible. If you find yourself in Düsseldorf in June or July 2016, with some luck you might be able to secure one of the 30 tickets that are available for the Hörner/Antlfinger “Düsseldorf Time Travel Experiment” and to embark on a journey with us. Further information >>

 


>> REGISTER NOW! >> Düsseldorf Time Travel Experiment next Sa/Su, July 2nd/3rd for English speakers>>

 

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Kunst im Kino | Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen | Foto: Anna Sokolova, Linement ¼ © Anna Sokolova 2016

8. Mai 2016 | 22:30 | Screening | Art in the Cinema 

62th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen

We do not integrate cinema into art exhibitions – we bring exhibitions to the cinema! During the screening in the Walzenlagerkino, the imai foundation will be showing six works by international artists that were originally produced for presentation in exhibitions. 

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Agnes Meyer-Brandis | 'Cloud Cores', Performance | Photo: © Agnes Meyer-Brandis, VG Bild Kunst 2014

19. July 2014 | 8 pm | Performance Night with Agnes Meyer-Brandis

Space Travelling, Performance-Lecture with Agnes Meyer-Brandis


NRW-Forum Düsseldorf (first floor) | Admission with Quadriennale day pass

The Long Night of Performance will be held during Quadriennale Düsseldorf on July 19th.
From 7:00 pm to 12:00 midnight, the participating museums and exhibition spaces will present an exciting programme. At imai Agnes Meyer-Brandis who presents her work Inside the Troposheric Laboratory in imai’s exhibition The Invisible Force Behind. Materiality in Media Art will give the Performance-Lecture Space Travelling.

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'Oymiakon' | © Thomas Neumann and Juergen Staack 2012 | Detail: click here for full size

16. July 2014 | 7 pm | Video evening | Juergen Staack and Thomas Neumann

A Journey in Yakutia – The Road of Bones and the search for the ‘Ice-Whispering’
by Thomas Neumann and Juergen Staack

NRW-Forum Düsseldorf (first floor) | FREE ADMISSION

In January 2012, two artists from Düsseldorf dared a Journey to Siberia, the Earth’s cold pole where the icy temperatures of -72 °C were recorded in 1926. At such temperatures the cold can not only felt but also heard – a rare phenomenon called ‘ice-whispering’.

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Antonelli live an the installation 2Why don't we" by Michael Bielicky und Kamilla B. Richter | video still | © The artists and imai, 2015

14. June 2014 | 10 pm | Concert with ANTONELLI

MUSIC beyond tomorrow
Quadriennale X Open Source Festival with ANTONELLI (live in the installation Why don’t we).


The German musician and DJ Stefan Schwander publishes electronic music under a host of pseudonyms. His music is mainly in the genre of minimal techno, but is also influenced by disco, new wave, dub and abstract electronica.

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Vormann/Friel | "Material Digital" (2014) | Video Still (Click here for full size) | © Vormann/Friel

11. June 2014 | 7 pm | Video evening | Second Nature

Second Nature, a video evening with Hörner/Antlfinger, Vormann/Friel and works from the imai archive

In the supporting program of the imai exhibition The Invisible Force Behind. Materiality in Media art the imai team has put together two video evenings, artist talks, a concert and a performance. After the event with the media artists Anna Sokolova and Holger Mader there will now be a second video evening on June 11, 2015.

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Holger Mader, Heike Wiermann | Reflecting Light (2014) | installation view at Ehrenhof Düsseldorf | © Holger Mader, Heike Wiermann

28. May 2014 | 7 pm | Lecture on Reflecting Light

For the imai exhibition The Invisible Force Behind. Materiality in Media Art we offer you a wide-ranging complementary programme of video evenings, lectures, a music concert and a performance. This series of events that all take place in the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf over the next two months kicks off on May 28th at 7 pm with an evening with media artists Anna Sokolova and Holger Mader.

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Anna Sokolova | "Black-White-Black. Manifesto" (2012) | Video Still | © Anna Sokolova

28. May 2014 | 7 pm | Video Evening with Anna Sokolova

For the imai exhibition The Invisible Force Behind. Materiality in Media Art we offer you a wide-ranging complementary programme of video evenings, lectures, a music concert and a performance. This series of events that all take place in the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf over the next two months kicks off on May 28th at 7 pm with an evening with media artists Anna Sokolova and Holger Mader.

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Videostill aus Gary Hill - BLACK / WHITE / TEXT (7.24 min. / USA 1980)

imai on screen #7

Cut-Up / Textfilm / Found-Footage

Saturday, 2 April, 2011, 8 pm** in the Salon Des Amateurs, Grabbeplatz 4, Duesseldorf

Experimental films with the subject matter and formal context of the films of KRIWET

Inspired by the event of the retrospective exhibition for the author and artist Ferdinand Kriwet at the Kunsthalle in Duesseldorf where a number of his experimental films will be screened, on this evening at the Salon des Amateurs there will also be works on view from the areas of experimental film, structural cinema, video art, advertising and industrial films with a formal or theme-based association to the films of Kriwet:
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John Halpern - Joseph Beuys - Transformer

imai on screen #6

Blut / Geld / Honig

Monday, 20 December 2010, 6 pm, BLACK BOX, Schulstrasse 4, Duesseldorf

The third screening of imai at the Filmwerkstatt Düsseldorf Blood / Money / Honey event series will show the videos Joseph Beuys - Transformer by John Halpern and Joseph Beuys – Das  Kapital by Babeth. Accompanied by artist discussions, documentation and talks, the format represents a regular opportunity to view video art from the collection and distribution program of imai.

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Ira Schneider - TV as a Creative Medium - Link zum Video im imai online-Katalog

imai on screen #5

Nam June Paik

21 + 22 November, 2010, 7 pm + 8 pm, BLACK BOX, Schulstrasse 4, Duesseldorf

Nam June Paik (born 1932 in Seoul, died 2006 in Miami) is seen as a pioneer of video and media art. Paik always perceived art as a continuous experiment and collage of heterogeneous strands to question processes in society, politics, technology and the world of business.
In the supporting program of the filmlab festival (info.pdf) of the Filmwerkstatt Duesseldorf imai will screen documentary videos from  Andreas Tröger and Ira Schneider on Paik's work.

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Kenneth Anger - Link zu Videos im imai online-Katalog

imai on screen #4

Kenneth Anger Werkschau
8 March - 5 April, 2010, BLACK BOX, Schulstrasse 4, Duesseldorf
Admission: 6.50 euros, reduced admission 4.50 euros

Videos from the imai collection at the BLACK BOX

The "imai on screen" series will in future be a part of the programme of events of the Duesseldorf BLACK BOX art-house cinema. In combination with artist discussions, documentation and talks the venue will be used regularly to screen video art from the imai collection and distribution program. The start of this long-term co operation between the Duesseldorf Filmwerkstatt and imai – inter media art institute presents a retrospective of the American underground filmmaker Kenneth Anger, curated by the Filmwerkstatt in Duesseldorf.

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imai on screen #3

Voice Windows
Wednesday, 2 December, 2009, 7.30 pm, Bambi, Klosterstrasse 78, Duesseldorf, tickets: 7 euros

The program of the 3rd issue was created in co-operation with regard to the Kunstfilmtag 09

As a synthesis or as two-way resonance, the interrelation of rhythm and colour, voices and images, and sounds and visions often determine the nature of video art. The possibilities of using the resources of images and sound aesthetically are multifarious.

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imai on screen #2

P H I L I P P   L A C H E N M A N N :  L E V E L - 8  ( 2 0 0 1 )
Wednesday, 6 May 2009, 7.30 pm in the Bambi art-house cinema, Klosterstrasse 78, Duesseldorf

Part 2 of the screening series in the Duesseldorf art-house cinema

imai has dedicated the second issue of the screening series in co-operation with the Duesseldorf art-house cinema to the 96-minute film "LEVEL-8" by Philipp Lachenmann. The film was inspired by Dante's "Divina Commedia", quantum physics and an Indian wall painting in Santa Fe. In 5 interviews mythical landscapes in the west of America meet the situation America found itself in after 11 September, 2001 – the momentous day which heralded a turning point in the US American self-perception and how America is perceived by others.

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imai on screen #1

F r e e w a y s   a n d   L o n e l y   H u n t e r s
Friday, 19 December 2008, 9.30 pm, Black Box, Schulstr. 4, Düsseldorf

Premiere of the new screening series in the Black Box art cinema

The program of regular planned performances at the Duesseldorf Black Box art-house cinema opens with a selection of German and Korean artist videos. Each of the total seven works represents a section of the international video art creation of the last five years. Along with Gudrun Kemsa, Aki Nakazawa, Marcel Odenbach and Jan Verbeek from the imai distribution program, Hye Kyoung Ham, Jewyo Rhii and Haegue Yang from the South Korean IAS media distribution will be on view with new works.

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