Festival of Film animation PAF will come in the last weekend in June to Luhačovice. In this town of spas, the visitors of the multi-genre festival Luhovaný Vincent will meet the secrets of the world of Internet Art.
NET ART | FRIDAY JUNE 28TH | 15:00 | CONFERENCE HALL | PRESENTATION
Google Translate translates Net Art in Czech as 'pure art'. Or as net video art. Are they wrong? What is Net Art or Internet art and how does it look like? Who are the people who create it, and why do they do it? Should we ignore them, or should we fear them? Is Net Art really so awkward and boring as half of the IRL people think? And is what they think Net Art actually really Net Art? And when can we meet this Net Art?
You'll be guided into the world of Internet Art in approximately one-hour session, oscillating between improvised lecture and talk with practical examples and showings, by Marie Meixnerová (aka Mary Meixner). In her practice, she deals with this art form and its reception and exhibition strategies not only theoretically and critically, but also practically. In 2012, she prepared for PAF program section devoted to Internet art, currently she is ia curator of Screen Saver Gallery or post-internet artist. At the moment she is preparing for artistic residency in one of the specific on-line spaces we all know...
27.-30. June 2013 | Luhačovice