In 2017 LIMA launched the digital canon; a list of twenty "canonical" digital artworks made between 1960 and 2000 on Dutch soil. The purpose of the canon is to generate attention for digital art among both institutions and the public. Read more
How to present a VR experience will be a new case study in LIMA’s research on the preservation, documentation and distribution of VR artworks from april 2021 on, in collaboration with DDHN (NDE) and partners in the project Documentation Digital Art. Read more
For this year’s edition of UNFOLD: Nan Hoover, LIMA invited artist Vera Sofia Mota to re-interpret Nan Hoover’s work. On May 19, Mota will present two new pieces: Movement Dissolves: Composition with Red and Shadow and Walking – Method, both taking different works from Nan Hoover as reference and work material. Read more
UNFOLD: Nan Hoover introduces performances and presentations by artists of Nan Hoover’s work in a new, unconventional way. The programme includes a text-based sound installation by Sandra Sterle, a lecture by Davor Sanvincenti as well as a commissioned text-based reinterpretation by theatermaker Judith de Joode. Read more
For this year’s edition of UNFOLD: Nan Hoover, we have once again invited students of the Gerrit Rietveld Academie (DOGtime) to research and think up the re-interpretation of a work by the artist Nan Hoover. Read more
In the run-up to the UNFOLD: Nan Hoover festival there will be a special broadcast of LIMA Online with guests Quirine Racké & Helena Muskens. Read more
During this year’s online version of the annual Transformation Digital Art symposium, we came together and reflected on the topics of Collective Care and Value of Documentation. Read more
UNFOLD: Nan Hoover is a one-day reinterpretation festival. On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, artists, experts, writers, programmers will shed their light on the oeuvre of the media art pioneer Nan Hoover (1931 - 2008) - who would have turned ninety in 2021. Read more
LIMA is met ingang van 15 april 2021 op zoek naar een Wikimedian in Residence (WiR) voor het project Mediakunst op Wikipedia, speciaal gericht op het ontwikkelen en organiseren van cursussen en schrijfmiddagen rondom kunstenaars en thema’s uit de mediakunst. Read more
LIMA and PloktaTV will join forces to unravel the relationship between people and technologies by diving deep into the notion of television. Selected works from the LIMA collection will shed different lights on the place of this illuminated picture tube in our society. They will show the television as the ritualistic cornerstone of a modern society, but also as an object to fight, destroy or hack. Read more