Vujičić and Lekić in Bejing

time: 10.06.2014. - 07.07.2014.
place: Bejing, China
organiser: NAMOC

KONTEJNER and NAMOC (The National Art Museum of China, Bejing) are presenting 2 Croatian artists during the third triennial of new media art thingworld: International Triennial of New Media Art (10.06. - 07.07.2014., Bejing, China).

Silvio Vujičić, who is exploring transitory and transformative nature of the matter in his laboratory of wonder, will be presenting the installation Furnace for the Sublimination of Spirits, Bodies, Vessels in which Bodies are Dissolved which is the result of experimenting with the hazardous dose of crystalline xanthine alkaloid, better known as caffeine. Young artist Margareta Lekić  got her inspiration for Under the Hammer from mythological perspective  of life, energy, gravity and indestructibleness.

Trienniale is following current trends in new media art and culture providing a platform for their global presentation and theorization. The 2014 edition organized in collaboration with renown institutes, universities and organizations such as V2_Institute for the Unstable Media (NL), Le Groupe Molior (CA), MAAP, Media Art Asia Pacific (AU), Goethe Institut China (CN), Kontejner (HR), Transmediale (DE), Zero1, The Art and Technology Network (US), Academy of Arts and Design, Tsinghua University (CN), TASML | Tsinghua University Art and Science Research Center Media Lab (CN), FACT | The Foundation for Art and Creative Technology (UK)  will present 58 works by 65 artists and artistic collectives from 22 countries.

Organization and production: NAMOC, 2014
Artistic Director/Curator: Zhang Ga
On Advisory Board from KONTEJNER: Olga Majcen Linn, curator

Project is supported by: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia, City of Zagreb

(Source: kontejner.org)


(D.H., 28.05.2014)