V2_events during 2009
As part of the IFFR (International Film Festival Rotterdam), V2_ presents "WARUM 2.0" by Stefaan Decostere. "WARUM 2.0" is an installation arena dedicated to the victims of war in Darfur, Afghanistan, Haiti, Gaza, Iraq and Kosovo; to Daniel ...
On Rotterdam's museum night, V2_ Institute for the Unstable Media will hold a preview of the installation Liquid Space 6.0 by Rotterdam artist Daan Roosegaarde (known for projects including the Sustainable Dance Floor at the club WATT).
In this edition of Test_Lab, the outcome of artistic experiments in (counter-) intuitive Artistic Interfaces will be elaborated upon by interaction designer and researcher Kristina Andersen, and exemplified through demonstrations of the ...
Mika Satomi and Hannah Perner-Wilson (aka KOBAKANT) gave a two-day workshop on DIY wearable technology. The outcome of the workshop was demonstrated during Test_Lab: Fashionable Technology.
A Tweet shirt that twitters, a performance of The Perfect Human, a presentation of the Hugshirt, and a debate with experts in techno-ethics and wearable technology.
AVmotional Platform in Bucharest presents "AV Dutch," a night devoted to recent developments in Dutch audiovisual culture. The program includes film, music, dance and a presentation by V2_’s Michel van Dartel.
In this edition of Test_Lab, V2_ will create its own special think tank for young artists to address issues of a world in crisis with artistic reflection and creative vision, laying out a young generation’s artistic view on our current conditions ...
V2_ presented a special edition of Test_Lab: Summer Sessions at the Festival Ars Electronica 2009 in Linz. Respondent: David Stolarsky (Ars Electronica Futurelab), performance: Robot Cowboy (Dan Wilcox, Ars Electronica Futurelab).
V2_ presenteert tijdens het festival Wereld van Witte de With 2009 de installaties "Physiognomic Scrutinizer" van Marnix de Nijs en "probe" van Boris Debackere.
At the end of the summer of 2009, a new Test_Lab season started, with presentations of new works by artists-in-residence Melissa Coleman, Tarik Barri, and David de Buyser, developed during V2_'s Summer Sessions.
"The Ecology of Design: Everything is Made of Something." An evening of spirited debate and open conversation with Henk Oosterling, Caroline van Eck, Siebe Thissen and Lars Spuybroek.
"The Origins of Innocence" is the first European solo exhibition of the American artist Bernie Lubell, realized in collaboration with FACT from Liverpool.
On the occasion of his exhibition at V2_ in Rotterdam, Bernie Lubell discusses his work in a Sunday matinee with Marta Braun from Ryerson University (Toronto, Canada), a specialist in early cinema photography and visual anthropology.
Rotterdam has a new festival: the first edition of the Internationaal Beeldfestival Rotterdam (IBFR) will take place on October 30 and 31 in the Lloydkwartier. Various institutions from Rotterdam and elsewhere are contributing to this wide-ranging ...
An afternoon on Augmented Reality in which we experienced and discussed the emerging ecosystem around Augmented Reality in the Netherlands and beyond.
Every Friday afternoon during this year's International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam (IABR), a local 'cultural ambassador' appears as host of the Biennale's Open Podium relating to the theme of the week. On December 4, V2_ was the cultural ...
Create electronic circuitry on bare skin, enter a digital network by wearing a veil, see through clothing without X-Ray vision. Test and debate some truly new forms of techno-intimacy in this edition of Test_Lab!