OK. Video: Jakarta Video Art Festival 2005 features works of video and video installation from Indonesia and 16 other countries. Using piracy, re-mixing and hacking as a strategy, these works represent an attempt to give critical comments and to subvert existing social norms, ideas or history. Also included in the catalogue is a section on City Project. This component of the festival consists of a series of collaborative projects conducted in Jakarta, Purwokerto and Yogyakarta between May and June 2005. Images of works are accompanied by individual texts. Artist biographies are also provided.
Other participating artists included: Andrew Lowenthal & Tim Parish (Australia), Artemio (Mexico), BIT-Bureau of Inverse Technology (UK / USA), Christoph Büchel (Switzerland), Christoph Draeger (Switzerland), Denis Beaubois (Australia), FUGK art-group (Russia), Jesse Drew (USA), Johan Grimonprez (Belgium), Klaus Ohad Said Auderer (Austria), The Kingpins (Australia), Mark Boswell (USA), Nicolas Provost (Belgium), Ra di Martino (Italy), Walid Ra'ad (USA / Lebanon)
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