Kgaugelo Rakgwale

Kgaugelo Rakgwale. ©Kgaugelo Rakgwale It is not always simple to separate the artist’s statement from the artist whose work doesn’t appear to manifest what it claims to be manifesting. A nod to ‘contemporary discourse’ seems to be the norm while discussing art. It is sometimes overlooked that contemporary discourse is

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Plague and Locusts 2020. June.

Primer for Pandemic, © Nancy Wyllie, 2020 Holding My Breath, digital video, 2020. © Timo Kahlen At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, we published a call for artists, entitled ‘Plague and Locusts 2020′. As we face a pandemic of über-Biblical proportions, together with the rise of right-wing politicians, loss and deterioration

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Slobodan Trajković, artist and scholar. Three: On Moving Pictures.

Unveiling Face 2nd part, S. Trajković, 2012. Here, we wrap up our presentation of Slobodan Trajković’s book Embodiment*, with the last of the three excerpts – On Moving Pictures: Just as our psychological and mental state is subject to constant changes, so the pictures that we create are subject to constant transition and transformation.

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Slobodan Trajković, artist and scholar. Two: On Motion.

Excerpt two: On Motion. From Slobodan Trajković’s book Embodiment*. Trajković is artist and scholar, who had began his career in the late 1970s and has an extensive practice to this day. He exhibits internationally, and works and lives in London and Belgrade. Dancing dog – 2,  video stills. 2010. We noticed

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Slobodan Trajković, artist and scholar. One: On Media.

Introducing Slobodan Trajković, artist and scholar, who had began his career in the late 1970s and has an extensive practice to this day. He exhibits internationally, and works and lives in London and Belgrade. Here we offer some excerpts from his book Embodiment*, and will feature three chapters from his book

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Memory and Landscape

As Ephemereye is dedicated to moving image, we rarely branch off into talking about shows that are not. The upcoming exhibition of Baltica! group’s Memory and Landscape at the Old Biscuit Factory opens on 23 January 2020 in London, and will stay on until the 28th. It will include a

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Moving Silently at Victoria Theatre in San Francisco November 10th, 2019

A brief story of the show. [SHOW TICKETS] A tribute to art and technology, early film, and contemporary video art, Moving Silently is a festival of ideas. How does technology assist in giving birth to new art forms? What is the connection between historical and contemporary moving images? Can video

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Where Arts Meet

A tribute to art and technology, early film, and contemporary video art, Moving Silently is a festival of ideas. How does technology assist in giving birth to new art forms? What is the connection between historical and contemporary moving images? Can video cameras, being as widely accessible as crayons, be the most

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Venice 2019: Altering Perspective

Manifesto of Presentism, art action. Piazza di San Marco. 9 May, 2019. One of the events of the 2019 Venice Biennale went largely unnoticed. Apart from a few hundred city visitors that happened to find themselves at the Piazza di San Marco on the late morning of May 9, and

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Moving Silently 2019

Our show Moving Silently that premiered at The Essanay Silent Film Museum in Fremont, CA is being transferred to The Empress theatre in Vallejo, where it will take part in the First Vallejo Silent Film Festival in July of 2019. More updates are coming soon. Participation Artists: Adrian Regnier Chavez, Eija Temisevä,  Ilaria Pezone, Lorenzo Papanti, Lydia Gyurina, Pierre Ajavon, Joanne

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