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Birmingham: Points of View
July 26, 2014 - July 27, 2014
Points of View / Video art from Germany, Lithuania, Poland & UK
26 – 27 July 2014
Unit 4, Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Birmingham, B5 5RT
The weekend includes screening of films by Artur Żmijewski.
PEA and Centrala present the best video art from the Points or View Video Festival, originally taking place in Łódź, Poland since 2011. The Festival is a platform for the presentation of current video works made by students and recent graduates from fine art academies in Poland, as well as artists from Łódź’s partner cities: Vilnius and Berlin. The Birmingham presentation comprises a selection of videos shown in Łódź between 2011 and 2013 and a selection from Vilnius and Berlin. The weekend includes a special screening featuring works by internationally acclaimed Polish artist Artur Żmijewski.
VIDEO SCREENINGS WEEKEND
SATURDAY 26 JULY 2014 16:00—21: 00
16:00 • Videos from the UK & Poland
17:00 • Videos by Artur Żmijewski
18:00 • Talk by Jakub Majmurek, an expert on Artur Żmijewski
19:00 • Videos from Lithuania & Germany
SUNDAY 27 JULY 2014 16:00—21:00
16:00 • Performance by Home for Waifs and Strays
17:00 • Videos from Poland
18:00 • Videos from Lithuania
19:00 • Videos from Germany
Germany: George Drivas, Eduardo S. Mayorga, Faye Mullen, Iris Musolf, Gabriele Stelbaum, Ewa Surowiec, Clemens Wilhelm, Nuno Vincente
Lithuania: Šalnė Bučiūtė, Eglė Butkutė, Gediminas G. Akstinas, Gintaras Didţiapetris, Antanas Gerlikas, Tadas Kanapinskas, Ţymantas Katinas, Saulius Kmieliauskas, Donata Minderytė, Marija Olšauskaite, Petras Olšauskas
Poland: Małgorzata Goliszewska, Tomasz Koszewik, Magdalena Lazar, Justyna Misiuk, Maria Ornaf, Katarzyna Pacura, Piotr Światoniowski, Mikolaj Tkacz, Hubert Wińczyk, Agata Witkowska, Paweł Żukowski
UK: Sophie Bullock, Denise Brighton, Tereza Buskova, Craig Green, Stuart Layton, Grace Williams, Ioannis Voulgaris
The weekend is organised in collaboration with the Points of View Video Festival and Stowarzyszenie Kultura Aktywna thanks to the support of the Polish Cultural Institute in London. The first day of the weekend will coincide with Warwick Bar Summer Fete, a moveable feast of Bikes, Art and Food. Drop into our Family Picnic between 1 and 3pm.