Transformation Digital Art 2016 - International symposium on the preservation of born-digital art
Transformation Digital Art - 2 Day International symposium about born digital artworks / software based artworks and their preservation for the future by selling, buying,presenting, emulation, re-enactment, re-installation, re-interpretation and documentation.
Jonas Lund 24 hours at LIMA
LIMA and the artist Jonas Lund are proud to present For Preview Only, a 24-hour piece based on the collection of LIMA. The 'For Preview Only'-files of 2336 works and 463,8 hours of art have been appropriated by the artist and brought together in a 24-hour (online) piece.
The launch and screening of the work For Preview Only will take place on Wednesday, February 3 from 3 PM at LIMA/LAB111 in the presence of the artist, followed by a day and night full of media art...
THE LIMA COLLECTION: NEW WORK
After a series of thematic nights focused on activism, performance, cinema and medium specificity, it's time to combine it all. To present the actuallity of both the themes and the LIMA collection, and to conclude the 2015 series of THE LIMA COLLECTION, we will present a diverse selection of new works and live performances.
Tuesday, December 1
LIMA, Arie Biemondstraat 111, Amsterdam
8:30 - 10:30 PM
7.5 / 5 euro...
International Symposium: Preservation and Access to Born-digital Culture
In the continuation of their collaborative program on Cultural Heritage in the Digital Age which started beginning of 2015, iMAL and Packed organise the first international symposium in Brussels on the issues of preservation of born-digital art and culture and their public access. LIMA's director Gaby Wijers will be giving a lecture on the second day of this symposium.
World Day for Audiovisual Heritage
On October 27, LIMA celebrates the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage, initiated by UNESCO. This year's slogan: Archives at Risk: Protecting the World's Identities.
THE LIMA COLLECTION: MEDIUM SPECIFIC
Medium specificity: from the electromagnetic space to the Internet
Video camera, digital camera, computer, laptop: the apparatus is an important element of media art. Artists not only use their devices to capture the world around them, they also research the medium itself. Every technical device has its own technical specificities, its look and feel, its technical possibilities, its image errors. The artist Jan...
TechFocus III: Caring for Software-based Art
Symposium & Workshop "TechFocus III: Caring for Software-based Art", Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Sept. 25-26, 2015 Software-based artworks have been gradually entering collections over the past three decades. However, the preservation of works created in this medium has proved challenging for collection caretakers due to its relative scarcity and...
THE LIMA COLLECTION: CINEMA
LIMA COLLECTION at DORDTYART
Within the beautiful installation of Krijn de Koning, a selection of artworks from the LIMA collection will be presented on the top floor of Dordtyart. With a focus on HUMOR and ABSURDISM, this works are never just to laugh. The presented works by, amongst others, Lernert & Sander, Pilvi Takala and Douwe Dijkstra are sharp, critical an inventive.
On view now until October 11!
THE LIMA COLLECTION: PERFORMANCE
For the second year, If I Can’t Dance, I Don’t Want To Be Part Of Your Revolution’s director Frédérique Bergholtz and curator Susan Gibb have been invited to curate a screening programme from our collection, that follows the thematic line ‘Performance’. Last year, they responded by bringing together a broad selection of works that spanned the historical...