Digital Canon?! Launch
On Friday, March 22, LIMA launched the Dutch canon of digital art. The presentation, by Sanneke Huisman and Jan Robert Leegte, took place in front of an international audience during the annual Transformation Digital Art symposium.
The art-historical canon has been under fire for several decades. The idea of a canon, independent of time and place and based on universal characteristics of quality, is increasingly refuted. But a new form of canon formation has led to a renewed...
Transformation Digital Art Symposium 2019
CCTV TV: An evening with CAMP
Screening I am a tool of gentrification by Lyubov Matyunina
LIMA and TAAK are happy to invite you to the screening of Lyubov Matyunina's I am a tool of gentrification: Noord. In the eight years that she lived in Amsterdam, Matyunina (1985 Kaliningrad, Russia) observed how the city changed from culturally-oriented to market-driven. She noted that artists often play a central role in gentrification processes but eventually have to clear the field. Could artists also permanently fulfill social functions in neighbourhoods, she wonders. And, could city...
LIMA at Jungle Amsterdam: Variscoop #1
In collaboration with John Prop (stichting Polderlicht) LIMA presents Variscoop #1; the first of the three Variscoop evenings filled with video- and sound art from artists working and/or living in The Netherlands. Minimal animation, digital image manipulations, color experiments, soundscapes and artistic documentaries, the works that are presented this evening show great variation and diversity.
At Variscoop #3 the following works are presented:
Michiel van Bakel: Hours Of...
Zeno van den Broek - Paranon
From Wednesday February 20 until March 31 Paranon by Zeno van den Broek will be exhibited in LIMA's gallery space in the basement of LAB111. Opening on Wednesday 20 February at 8 pm with the artist present.
Zeno van den Broek - Paranon (NL, 2018)
Paranon revolves around the idea of juxtapositioning fundamental elements of sound and image. This process is executed by manipulating various parameters in canon structures: The canon is a counterpoint-based compositional technique...
The LIMA Collection: New Work
LIMA winter break
LIMA will have a short winter break from Monday the 24th of December until January 6 2019. During this period the office will be closed.
LIMA wishes you a wonderful holiday season!
PACKED & LIMA: Workshop capturing content from old carriers (FULLY BOOKED)
*THE WORKSHOP IS FULLY BOOKED*
In collaboration with PACKED vzw and the Algemeen-Nederlands Verbond LIMA organizes a hands-on workshop where you learn to retrieve data from computer diskettes and other obsolete carriers. The workshop will take place in Brussels, and and includes both a theoretical and a practical part. In the theoretical part you will learn what you have to take into account when preserving (data on) obsolete carriers; in the practical part we start with reading...
Cultural Matter presents: Juha van Ingen - Kati Kivinen (KIASMA) on AS Long As Possible
Cultural Matter presents: Juha van Ingen
Juha van Ingen’s AS Long As Possible (ASLAP) (2017) is a GIF animation consisting of a vast series of numbered black screens that will unfold over a period of 1000 years at approximately one per ten minutes. The series of animation frames, 48 million in all, featuring white numbers on a black background, will never be interrupted and, through its continued perpetuation, it constitutes the ‘ultimate’ or at least most extreme...