The exibition Videoart Festival Locarno: A Prospective, curated by Ecal / François Bovier, Adeena Mey, Maud Pollien, sheds a new light on the history of the VideoArt Festival Locarno, by selecting video tapes and installations presented in the context of its first editions to reflect on a renewed spirit of the Monte Verità and its rich avant-garde and utopian experiments in the age of electronic media. Along with archives and a reproduction of the homoerotic circular painting by Elisàr von Kupffer that fits the Elisarion’s architecture, we present video works by international artists.
Vernissage: Wednesday 7th of August 2019, at 18.00h
with a performance by Francesco Meirino.
every day from 8 to 18 August: 10.00h - 18.00h
from 19.08. til 20.10., Friday-Saturday-Sunday: 15.00h - 18.00h
closed the 29.09.2019
More info: www.minusio.ch/Elisarion
1. Videoart Festival: captions © artists
2. Videoart Festival: captions © artists
3. Archives VideoArt 1980-2000: captions © artists
4. Flyer - Graphic design by Lorenzo Bianda
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