giovedì 11 dicembre 2008
Babylon @ CCCB - Barcelona
Cristina Hortiguela. Lorenzo Fumagalli. Stefano Fanara. Andrea Abbatangelo. Pui Lee. Sarah Tremlett. Roberto Testori. Guillaume Bottazzi. Amy Cohen Banker.
The video art maintains its key role as the parallel main protagonist of the show. This year BAC!CAM has been born as a special section dedicated to this contemporary artistic genre exhibited in four sections. CAM CENTER presents works selected from those participating in the Festival’s competition, while CAM REDES is dedicated on the exhibited videos of the distinct art spaces that form BAC! REDES. AFTER URBAN, features a selection of the contemporary emerging video art creation, while GLOCALIDADES, consists of a selection of Peruvian video art. Moreover, the Sala SAM from Santiago de Chile presents especially for BAC “Circuit” a show of global video-art by Valentina Serrato, Nycoukatiushka, Nicolás Grum, and Mauricio Garrido. These videos will be also screened in CCCB during BAC! CENTER.
La Santa. Space of Experimentation and Creation organizes the eighth edition of BAC! Festival 07, which will take place the coming months of November and December in Barcelona. This year´s edition revolves around the concept of “Babylon”, in search of a new vision of contemporary city through various artistic proposals.