International Digital Preservation Day (IDPD17)
Cultural Matter: Olia Lialina in conversation with Karen Archey + opening exhibition
Olia Lialina’s online browser-based artwork Summer (2013) is the work in focus for the second exhibition of LIMA’s Cultural Matter programme. In this animated piece by Lialina, we see the artist swinging back and forth, infinitely looped, basking in bright sunlight. Cut out against a gradient background of blue and white, the swing is hung from the location bar of the browser. The animation’s 18 still images are located on 26 different websites, with each site redirecting...
LIMA @Over and Over and Over Again, ICI Berlin
LIMA director Gaby Wijers will present the UNFOLD project at ICI Berlin Institute for Cultural Inquiry during the Symposium: Over and Over and Over Again: Re-Enactment Strategies in Contemporary Arts and Theory. Fellow UNFOLD-participants Vera Sofia Mota and Fransien van der Putt will also present their UNFOLD project regarding the Nan Hoover Archive, and Serena Cangiano will talk about re-enactment as method. For the full programme, click...
Cultural Matter: Willem van Weelden on UBERMORGEN
On Friday, November 3, Willem van Weelden will give a lecture within the framework of Cultural Matter. UBERMORGEN's work and exhibition Chinese Gold, will be the starting point. Van Weelden will dig into the (hidden) histories of the artist duo. Can the work be analysed from an art historical perspective? Or does that do more harm than good? Van
Cultural Matter: A conversation with UBERMORGEN
LIMA as keynote speaker at Museums and Immaterial Art
On Spetember 8, LIMA director Gaby Wijers is one of the keynote speakers at the symposium 'Museums and Immaterial Art' which will take place at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark. It is an interdisciplinary symposium that will focus on the intersecting fields of conservation, research and education and learning in the museums’ work with temporal and ephemeral works.
LIMA summer break
Tropical temperatures make us dream of sandy beaches. LIMA will take a short summer break from Monday July 24th until August 6th. During this period the LIMA office will be closed.
From Monday August 7th we are back at the office to distribute, research and help you preserve the finest of media art.
LIMA wishes you a wonderful summer!
Liquid Cooled: new works by Emile Zile
LIMA is proud to present its first exhibition of new works by the Australian artist Emile Zile. Liquid Cooled: new works by Emile Zile presents prints, video works and a performance by the artist who currently has a residency at the Rijksakademie voor Beeldende Kunsten.
Exhibition: Liquid Cooled: new works by Emile Zile
April 26 - June 14, every day 6 - 11 PM
You'll find the exhibition space downstairs, next to cinema room Lab 2
THE LIMA COLLECTION: Gender & Performativity
On Tuesday 4 April LIMA will present a selection of video and media artworks from its collection inspired by the work of philosopher and critical theorist Judith Butler. This screening will take place in collaboration with the "Critical Theory in the Humanities: Resonances of the Work of Judith Butler" conference, hosted by the CLUE+ research institute at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam on 5-7 April 2017. Convening around the themes of gender and bodily performativity in public space, the...
LIMA Presents: NEW WORK 2017
On February 17, LIMA proudly present brand new works , including the presentation of two commissioned artworks:
#67 by Joost Rekveld is a tribute to 'Reminiscence', and 'Telc' by Steina and Woody Vasulka
CANTUS VISCOUS is an AV-performance by Mark IJzerman, with the LIMA collection as point of departure
Judith Westerveld will show her work The Remnant that revolves around the story...