videoholica 2013 / 6th
[out of focus!]
1 - 6 august / varna / bg
6th VIDEOHOLICA edition pleads defocusing.
Visually, VIDEOHOLICA [OUT OF FOCUS!] pleads against the idling
mainstream tendency “everything to be in focus” and against the
luxurious advertising image, which is digitally improved and cleaned up
Creatively, VIDEOHOLICA [OUT OF FOCUS!] pleads for a creative
approach, which doesn’t follow the convenient slant of the tendencies.
It is that approach, which uses allegorical language and speaks about
things without pointing them out, describes them between the lines
without “focusing” the camera directly in a point.
Politically, VIDEOHOLICA [OUT OF FOCUS!] pleads those alternative
views of the problems of today’s society, which are out of focus of the
news, and which are not on the agenda of the political analysis of the
VIDEOHOLICA [OUT OF FOCUS!] pleads that outburst of “creative
insanity”, after which the world is not the same any more.
[OUT OF FOCUS!] is both “blur” and “fog”, but it is also beyond
talks about DEPO, Istanbul
Audiovisual performance HATTLERIZED MOTORSAW by
Max Hattler (UK / Germany) and Sune Petersen (Denmark)
Ilias Chatzichristodoulou (Greece)
Eirini Olympiou (Greece)
present a video art selection
Athens Video Art Festival
talk by Golden Videoholic 2012
Max Hattler (UK /
05.08 / 17.00
"On the Suspence or How to Hide a Bomb under the Table"
Sune Petersen (Denmark)
Presentation of the platform
ArtUP! - Мedia Art in Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey
a project of the Goethe-Institut in Ankara, Athens and