VIDEOHOLICA International Videoart Festival, BULGARIA

VIDEOHOLICA International Videoart Festival, Varna – BULGARIA
BEST OF 2011
from 30 march to 8 may

VisualcontainerTv is proud to present the best of the 4° edition of Videoholica International videoart festival, one of the most interesting videoart festival in Europe.

Jury 2011
Cohn Drennan (Dallas, USA)
Adelina Popnedeleva (Sofia, Bulgaria)
Floriane Davin (Rennes, France)
Mariyana Hristova (Varna, Bulgaria)
Simon Guiochet (Rennes, France)
Isabelle Henrion (Rennes, France)
Celia Eid (Brazil / France)

Videos selected:

Mattias Harenstam (Germany / Sweden), Closed Circuuit (In the Middle of Sweden), 2011, 02:57
Fedor Belenky (Germany / Russia), The People from Flight 103, 2010, 8:34
Lin Cheng-Wei (Taiwan), Super Life, 2011, 02:59
Kiron Hussain (UK), Slick Horsing, 2010, 02:44
Yunji Park (Korea), To the Moon, 2009, 02:53
Max Hattler (Germany / UK), AANAATT, 2008, 04:45
Marek Grzyb (Poland), Ranks (version 2), 2011, 03:088.
PetriPaselli (Matteo Petri & Liciano Paselli), (Italy), Giochi a carica (Spring Toys), 2011, 5:26
Nina Kurtela (Hrvatska), Transformance, 2010, 10:00
Yu-Chi Hsiao (Taiwan), Breakthrough tight encirclement, 2008, 01:03
Emilia Loseva & Danny Winkler (UK), Twelve Haikus in Lethargy (Unfinished), 2010, 07:17
CAPTURE group/ Stéphanie CAZAENTRE, Ana Maria GOMES, Alice de SAGAZAN (France), Chameleon, 2010, 01:00
Ana Čigon (Slovenia), One More Kick, 2010, 03:40
Chika Matsuda (Japan), Detoxification and Descending Matter, 2011, 05:00
Owen Eric Wood (Canada), Holobomo, 2009, 05:00
Jacques Perconte (France), Apres le Feu, 2010, 07:09

VIDEOHOLICA ASSOCIATION is a non-profit organization based in Varna, Bulgaria working in the organization, realization, support, establishment and development of diverse contemporary art and cultural interventions in Bulgaria and abroad trough the collaboration with local, national and international cultural partners.
Bringing together and collaborating with artists, curators, art critics and other art professionals from all around the world, VIDEOHOLICA ASSOCIATION becomes a medium, where art-involved people, institutions and initiatives communicate and exchange ideas and experience.
VIDEOHOLICA ASSOCIATION is an initiator and organizer of the VIDEOHOLICA International Video Art Festival, Varna, Bulgaria.

VIDEOHOLICA festival is designed as video art forum with international participation to present to the audience of Varna a remarkable and highly valuable programme of video art works.
In parallel with the video art screenings of VIDEOHOLICA, the events of the festival include exhibitions, discussions and workshops concerning video and contemporary art topics lead by established local and international art professionals followed by a reception with invited video artist.
The festival events take place in traditional gallery and museum spaces and also in nontraditional outdoor / public spaces in Varna, virgin for contemporary art environment, or where it is less known.
The festival addresses the professional public as well as that auditorium, which has had no contact with contemporary art until now, and provokes both audiences through organized art activities to look for new meaning and identity amidst creative environment unknown to them so far.
VIDEOHOLICA festival presents art works by well-known artists as well as renders opportunity to young artists, who are working in the field of contemporary art and are pursuing innovative practices in a professional manner, to manifest their works distinguished for their original creative language.