International Teletext Art Festival ITAF 2014

ITAF2014

OPENING AND VENUES

The festival and an ITAF2014 exhibition is opened on August 14th in Berlin at the Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb) Masurenallee 16–20, 14057 Berlin

Registration via: info@ard-text.de

In the exhibition the ITAF2014 works will be displayed on screens acomppanied by a selection of works from ITAF2012-13 as prints. Artists include:

Nadine Arbeiter, Kim Asendorf, Michaël Borras a.k.a Systaime, Max Capacity, Paul B. Davis, Maria Duncker, Dragan Espenschied, Dan Farrimond, Kathrin Günter, Anne Horel, Brendan Howell, Francis Hunger, Juha van Ingen, Marc Lee, Jürg Lehn, LIA, Raquel Meyers, Erkka Nissinen, Rich Oglesby, Seppo Renvall, Alex Rich, Jarkko Räsänen, Amanda Siegel and Kari Yli-Annala

The opening continues From 8:00 pm -> at Z-Bar, Bergstr. 2, 10115 Berlin with: Lo-tech teletext art video mix + Chiptune Music presented by FixC cooperative

FREE ENTRY WELLCOME! +

14.8. The opening of ITAF2014 also marks the broadcasting of Dragan Espenschieds “Lucky Cat” as the first artwork presented in the Museum of Teletext Art MUTA.

ITAF2014 program: -

On teletext: ARD Text from page 850, ORF TELETEXT from page 470 , Schweizer TELETEXT from page 750, arte Teletext, 3satText and ORF III-Teletext -

On site: 14.8.-14.9. Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg (rbb) Masurenallee 16–20, 14057 Berlin

14.8.-14.9. MuseumsQuartier Wien Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna

Pop-up Gallery at IFA Berlin ARD Digital, Halle 2.2, Stand 103 Messedamm 22, 14055 Berlin -

On the Internet: The audience is invited to participate in ITAF in the House by taking pictures of ITAF2014 art works on TV-screens in private and public spaces. -

Teletext Art Prize: Teletext Art Prize was first launched in 2013 to promote teletext-art and to credit artists who have created outstanding artworks in the medium. The prize is given by an international team of experts. -

Finisage: ORF/ MuseumsQuartier Vienna 26.9. 18.00 – > in FISH Helsinki Alppikatu 17 lh 2 00530 Helsinki

Celebrity Tarot Deck (working title)

SET_CelebrityTarot-Magus

The Magus. Starring Paris Hilton.

This is the first version (background theme will change) of the first card of my new work The Celebrity Tarot Deck. (Working Title) Inspired by the beautiful Aleister Crowley Thoth Tarot Deck.

Drawing the cards for Paris Hilton the other day, revealed, that she is going to represent “The Magus”.

New Cards and Clues will be drawn very soon. Coming up Britney Spears, Victoria Beckham, Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp and many more.

Katier Shows: 20.3.-22.4.2014 in Yle Teletext and FISH Helsinki

INTERNATIONAL TELETEXT ART FESTIVAL ITAF Yle

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WELCOME TO THE OPENING of ITAF Yle:

>>>> exhibition by Kathrin Günter and
>>>> the founding event of MUTA (MUSEUM OF Teletext Art).

The artist is present in the opening.

Further information scroll down, or click here:

http://www.teletextart.com/

Or download the Press Release

Thursday 20.3.2014 8pm at FISH Helsinki, Alppikatu 17 lh2 Helsinki

INTERNATIONAL TELETEXT ART FESTIVAL ITAF Yle

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.”
Arthur C. Clarke

20.3.-22.4.2014

in Yle Teletext and FISH Helsinki

The FixC cooperative organises together with Yleisradio, Finnish Broadcasting Company, a festival of teletext-art ITAF Yle. The artworks are broadcasted 20.3. – 22.4.2014. on Finnish teletext (pages 525 – 541).

The festival program includes an exhibition of works by Kathrin Günter, the winner of Teletext Art Prize2013 and a video compillation of ITAF Yle teletext-art works with a soundtrack by Uli Mayr including “Das Atom im Videotextreich” by Dragan Espenschied’s Eurodance band, Bodenständig 2000. The exhibiton takes place in the brand new FixC coopertive showroom: FISH Helsinki.

The ITAF Yle opening event also celebrates the founding of the world’s first and propably last teletext art museum MUTA (MUseum of Teletext Art). The museum will show artworks on a regular basis on a permamnet teletext page in Yle Teletext. In addition the museum will archive the teletext artworks in digital form for the media-archeologists of the future as part of the collection of Finnish electronic art VILKE.

The teletext art works in ITAF Yle have been previously shown in ITAF2013 in ARD text, ORF TELETEXT and SWISS TELETEXT. In one month over a million people viewed the artworks and following the success ITAF2013 was selected in to the program of Ars Electronica Festival , Linz, Austria, 5.9.-9.9.2013

The participating artists in ITAF Yle are :

LIA, Manuel Knapp, UBERMORGEN, Daniel Egg, Marc Lee, Raquel Meyers, Kathrin Günter, Max Capacity, Dragan Espenschied, Jarkko Räsänen, Goto80, Seppo Renvall , Dan Farrimond, Juha van Ingen, Cordula Ditz and John Lawrence.

The opening continues 10pm with a ITAF lo-tech teletext art videomix acompanied by chiptune music played by Jarkko Räsänen in Sandron kulma Kolmas linja 17