Internationaal symposium ‘Transformation Digital Art 2018’ (March 22-23 2018, LIMA, Amsterdam)

21 February 2018

The constant development and flux of technologies creates a unique opportunity for artists to experiment, play and create, but also presents a challenge for those charged with the responsibility of ensuring future presentations of these works. The preservation of and future access to born-digital art is as challenging as it is important. How to act on change? How to take control of future presentations?

International conference and workshops: Artists’ Estates, A Legacy (April 19-20)

08 March 2017

NICC, Flanders Arts Institute / Kunstenpunt, Estate Philippe Vandenberg and Art Brussels, in collaboration with Ghent University and BOZAR, organise an international conference on 19 April 2017 with regard to the legacy of living visual artists. On 20 April, they organise two workshops on this subject.

New book publication:

09 December 2016

Wim Vandekeybus - The Rage of Staging is een visuele en mentale trip doorheen het universum van de choreograaf en zijn dansgezelschap Ultima Vez en focust op de thema's en ideeën die hem al ruim dertig jaar inspireren. Met bijdragen van tal van artiesten, onuitgegeven teksten, notities en scripts uit zijn voorstellingen en films en meer dan vierhonderd fascinerende beelden.

UNFOLD #3: Reinterpreting the digital - 1 December 2016 - LIMA, Amsterdam, 8 p.m.

04 November 2016

LIMA is pleased to announce the third public event within the framework of UNFOLD on December 1st, continuing with the research line mediation by reinterpretation. How to revisit digital and media artworks over time? This evening programme will concentrate on the consequences that are brought about when using the mode of mediation as an act of reinterpretation specifically in digital- and media artworks. The key lecturers will concentrate on the idea of variability; posing concerns about authorship and transparency while taking - often limiting institutional protocols into account. How can we negotiate preservation strategies with regard to these principles?

International symposium “Collecting and Conserving Performance Art”

05 April 2016

The German Association of Conservator-Restorers (VDR) is delighted to announce the major international symposium "Collecting and Conserving Performance Art," to be hosted by the Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg in Germany on June 9-11, 2016. Register now!

Save the date: International symposium on the preservation of born-digital art

15 December 2015

On Thursday 18 & Friday 19 february 2016 Stichting Behoud Moderne Kunst organise a International symposium on the preservation of born-digital art 'Transformation Digital Art' at LIMA Amsterdam.

Workshop and symposium 29-30-31 oktober

04 September 2015

In connection with TRACKS, PACKED vzw will organize a free workshop on sustainable digital preservation for artists and arts organizations. In preparation of the workshop, PACKED vzw started to make an overview of the iMAL archive with the help of a volunteer.

Video Matters - Conferentie

18 August 2015

As part of the research project "Video Archive" the Ludwig Forum Aachen will host the conference "Video Matters" on September 24 and 25, 2015.

Symposium 2D and 3D Documentation and Visualisation of Performing Arts, Folklore and Rituals through the example of dance

17 August 2015

Save the date: From November 16th – 18th 2015 the symposium "Intagible cultural heritage and innovation" 2D and 3D
Documentation and Visualisation of Performing Arts, Folklore andRituals through the example of dance takes place in Berlin.

Workshop on Intangible Cultural Heritage and Innovation - Call for papers

01 June 2015

Together with its partners in various European networks, the Dachverband Tanz Deutschland is offering a three-day workshop on questions related to the digitalisation of the intangible cultural heritage forms of expression. The workshop takes place in Berlin on November 16th – 18th 2015.