Adapting to invisibility in Marseille

As a mirror to the Mimicry-Empathy exhibition, as part of the Grande nocturne of the 14th Printemps de l’Art Contemporain in Marseille and in partnership with the Goethe Institut, Fræme and Susanne Bürner invite you to discover a series of experimental films selected by the curators Amirali Ghasemi and Anne-Sophie Dinant.

On Small File Media; Online Talk With Laura U. Marks

Animation; Experiment in Collaboration With New Media Society | No. 35 Thursday, April 29 8:30 to 10 pm (Iran Standard Time) 9 to 10:30 am (Pacific Time) Link to the session on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84006910209 (The talk will be held in English with live translation to Persian and will be recorded for future access.) In this […]

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“Dust to come…” | Online screening Program | Mosaic Rooms​

“Dust to come…” | Online screening Program | Mosaic Rooms “Dust to Come…” Curated video program by New Media Society to be featured in Future Threads: Mosaic Rooms’ Digital Programme. Saturday – Sunday: Aug 8-9, 2020 Watch a series of experimental art films by contemporary Iranian artists and filmmakers curated by the New Media Society. […]

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Territorial Challenges – Baku

February 15, 5 pm This event will mark the closing of the current “Fragile Frontiers” exhibition. “Territorial Challenges” Moving Images from Parking Video Library  Curator’s statement: The lines which interconnect the works are oscillating between the tangible and the intangible: Water and geography play a role, being shot at Iranian coasts of Caspian sea in […]

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Isfahan Animation Walk

Isfahan Animation Walk 2019 Saturday – Sunday, November 9-10 Animation; experiment and Asifa Isfahan in Collaboration with New Media Society and Parking Video Library Present: 4:30 to 8:30pm Participating Artists in Alphabetical Order Kianoush Abedi | Amin Aghaei| Nazanin Aharipour |Mehdi Alibeigi |Hamid Amjadian | Nairy Eivazy | Mobin Eslamie | Mansoureh Ghasemi | Yasaman […]

Open Panel Discussion on Second Anniversary of “Animation; experiment”

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Projects #28 | Open Panel Discussion with the Audience Oct, 23, 2019 | 7 pm On Wednesday, 23rd Oct 2019, “Animation; experiment” collective is going to kick start its 3rd year by an open panel discussion with the audience members. After a brief presentation on the past two […]

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Animation, Experiment #27 | Exhibition Review | ( : ) in motion; Limited Access Festival 8

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Projects | No.27 Exhibition Review | ( : ) in motion; Animation Section of Limited Access Festival 8 Wed, Oct 2, 2019, |7 pm In the twenty-seventh session, a selection of works from the animation section of the Limited Access Festival 8 will be shown and discussed. At […]

Multiple Access in Isfahan | Curated by Minoo Iranpour

Multiple Accesses 28-30 Sep 2019 3 to 7 pm Two generations of Isfahani Video Artists Curated by Minoo Iranpour Artists: Shahram Ahmadzadeh Torkmani, Mojtaba Espanyani, Hamid Amjadian, Mana Aghababaei and Howrah Danesh, Morteza Basravi, Farid Bana, Ehsan Tahvilian, Hossein Tahvilian, Paya Khakbaz, Raha Dehghani, Amir Rajaei, Reza Razvani, Forouzan Safari, Elaheh Rafiei, Behzad Zohari,Ali Akbar […]

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Animation; Experiment #26 | Nikki Schuster

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Society Artist Talk with Nikki Schuster Wed, Sep 18, 2019, |7 pm Nikki Schuster (AUT), based in Berlin, works as an experimental animated film artist and sound designer. In 2001, she founded her animated film label “Fiesfilm” In her films, she mixes conventional stop-action with 2D computer technology. […]

Yard Video Festival in cooperation with New Media Society

Yard Video Festival in cooperation with New Media Society August 9, 2019- August 16, 2019 Parking Video Library in cooperation New Media Society participated in the first edition of Yard Video Festival -initiated by ag Galerie- with the three screening programs: Invisible Present Tense 03, curated by Amirali Ghasemi, Shar(e)d Cinema curated by Marlies Pöschl […]

Munich: A Detour to Tehran

Munich: A Detour to Tehran July 12 -14, 2019 Screening Programs, Installations, and Talks on Iran`s Capital through Documentaries, Videos, and Experimental Films Curated by Amirali Ghasemi | Parking Video Library Cinema Iran The 6th edition of Cinema Iran, a festival of Iranian films, will be held in the German city of Munich from July […]

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“Moving Images; Presentation Contexts and the Separation of Perception” | Wolfgang Knapp

“Moving Images; Presentation Contexts and the Separation of Perception” A Public Lecture by Wolfgang Knapp New Media Projects 2019 Summer School Saturday, June 15 – 7:30 pm Wolfgang Knapp on Saturday, June 15 will The lecture focuses on new exhibitions like e.g. Venice Biennial 2019 and recent shows in China (Shanghai and Hangzhou). The focus […]

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Animation; Experiment #24 | Sheila M. Sofian

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Society | #24 Artist talk with Sheila M. Sofian June 12, 2019 | 8 pm In this session of animated-documentary series, we will have a conversation with American artist and professor; Sheila M. Sofian via Skype, about her works and her technique. Sheila M. Sofian creates films that […]

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Animation; Experiment #23 | Pooya Razi

Artist talk with Pooya Razi Screening “The Noise” and “Not Being “ Pooya Razi is a 34-year-old visual artist living and working in Tehran. Flash Art magazine has described his paintings, which have been exhibited in Tehran, Paris, New York and Dubai–as explorations of « the poetry of the human psyche. » Razi holds a […]

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Animation; Experiment #22 | Dante Zaballa

Animation; Experiment #22 | Documentary Animation#2 May 8, 2019 | 7 pm In this session of animated-documentary series, we will have a conversation with Dante Zaballa via Skype and talk about his works and his unique approach towards using animated-documentary. Dante Zaballa is a frame by frame animator from Argentina, who enjoys generating a colorful […]

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Animation; Experiment #21 | Fatemeh Hosseini-Shakib

Animation, Experiment in collaboration with New Media Society #21 | Fatemeh Hosseini-Shakib Apr 24, 2019 | 6 PM New Media Projects Animated Documentary or Documentary Animation, is a relatively new discourse in utilising expressive and aesthetic possibilities of traditional and modern animation techniques and formats to represent or speak about reality and the real. In […]

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I am a Stone, My name is River | Videos from Tehran / Montreal

VIDEOS TEHRAN /MONTREAL: I am a Stone, my name is river* Video screening TEHRAN: Friday, April 12th, 2019 Tehran – 7 PM MONTREAL: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 – 7 PM Artists: Nikki Forrest, Pierre Hebert, Nelson Henricks, Nebras Hoveizavi, Olivia McGilchrist, Siavash Naghshbandi, Mehdi Shiri and Simin Yaghoubi. Curator: Bahar Taheri New Media projects will […]

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The Observed | Video Screening | Amir Farsijani

Amir Farsijani | Video screening The Observed, 2018 (29 min) New Media Projects Mars 8-9, 2019 | 7 pm During my stay in Antwerp, Belgium, and a conversation with my friends in Tehran, as well in a try to get in touch with the city and even the citizens I became acquainted with the book […]

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Moving Dust | Isfahan

Dustopedia: Moving Dust, Isfahan  New Media Society in collaboration with Mehregan Atelier Curator: Amirali Ghasemi / Parking Video Library 25 Jan, 2019 Moving Dust features works by Anahita Hekmat, Arash Khosronejad, Arash Fesharaki, Saman Khosravi, Nazgol Emami, Ali Momeni, Minou Iranpour, Amirali Mohebbinejad, Aria Farajnejad, Nassrin Nasser, and Bahram Beyzai, Jale Nessari Address: No 40, Nilforoushzadeh crossroad, Kasra St, Bozorgmehr st, Isfahan. More info here: Moving […]

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Moving Dust | Bandar Abbas

Moving Dust | Bandar Abbas Curator: Amirali Ghasemi / Parking Video Library Moving Dust brings together a series of videos from the Parking Video Library revolving around the representation of dust in moving images in the works of artists and filmmakers. Moving Dust features works by Anahita Hekmat, Arash Khosronejad, Arash Fesharaki, Saman Khosravi, Nazgol […]

Moving Dust | Kerman

Curator: Amirali Ghasemi / Parking Video Library in collaboration with Yadegaran art gallery 14 – 20 Dec 2018 address: Between Valiasr and Somaye Crossroads | Beheshti St | Kerman | Iran Moving Dust brings together a series of videos from the Parking Video Library revolving around the representation of dust in moving images in the […]

Detour to Tehran – Vienna

Detour to Tehran A film program curated by Amirali Ghasemi | Parking Video Library with special thanks to Pouria Jahanshad | Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary “Detour to Tehran” is a two-day screening program at SCHIKANEDER Kino in Vienna on November 17-18, 2018. The program is made in response to an invitation by Hinterland Gallery, curated by […]

Adapting to Invisibility – Lajevardi Foundation

Lajevardi FoundationCurated by Amirali Ghasemi/ Parking Video LibraryFriday, Nov. 16, 2018 – 7 pm Anahita Hekmat | Mehdi Shiri | Hamed Sahihi | Tessa Knapp | Ronak Moshtaghi | Narges Naseri | Tala Madani | Payam Mofidi | Nebras Hoveizavi | Simin Yaghoubi Adapting to Invisibility is Amirali Ghasemi ’s response to a kind invitation […]

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Moving Dust | Shiraz

Moving Dust Moving Dust brings together a series of videos from the Parking Video Library revolving around the representation of dust in moving images in the works of Iranian artists and filmmakers. Moving Dust features works by Anahita Hekmat, Arash Khosronejad, Arash Fesharaki, Saman Khosravi, Nazgol Emami, Ali Momeni, Minou Iranpour, Amirali Mohebbinejad, Aria Farajnejad, Nassrin Nasser, and Bahram Beyzai. The program starts with a TV glitch familiar to many […]

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Tessa Knapp | Video Installation

The media artist Tessa Knapp works time-based and cross-genre between location-based installation and video art on language performance, and experimental film and will travel to Iran to hold a guest exhibition at New Media Project and artist talk at Haan Gallery, Shiraz in October 2018. She was born in 1981 in Stuttgart. She studied media […]

Film Screening #57 | Micheal Pilz

School of Moving Images & New Media Society in collaboration with Austrian Cultural Forum in Tehran (OKF) present Screening of 2 films by Micheal Pilz “Cage” and “Rose and Jasmine” Monday, June 11 and Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – 7 pm CAGE 140 minutes, Beta SP, 4:3, colour, PAL In August 1992 we met for […]

Dustopedia

Dustopedia, a collective research project by New Media Society from April 20, 2018 New Media Projects visiting hours: Fridays 5-9pm and Weekdays by Appointment Dustopedia (Ghobar-Nameh/ غبارنامه)  is an ongoing research, archive curatorial project which defined by New Media Society in response to an invitation by Anna Ptak, the curator based in Warsaw and meant to […]

New Media Talk Series #52 | Vandad Farhady

New Media Talk Series #52 | Vandad Farhady Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018, 6 pm New Media Projects Vandad Farhady is a video game artist and illustrator who is trained in the European game production pipeline. His passion about storytelling, specifically in video games, has driven him towards studies on cinema and classic literature in search […]

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Animation; Experiment #3 | Fatemeh Hosseini Shakib

Animation, Experiment #3 | Abstract Animation-3 Dec 13, 2017 – 6 pm New Media Projects In the 3rd session of Animation, Experiment at New Media Projects, following the previous sessions dedicated to abstract animation, we will gather to watch FREE RADICALS, A History of Experimental Film (2011) a documentary film by Pip Chodorov on Wednesday, […]

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New Media Screening & Talk Series #49 | Monika Czyzyk

New Media Screening & Talk Series #49 | Monika Czyzyk Friday, Dec 1, 2017 – 7 pm New Media Projects – Tehran Monika Czyzyk (b.1989, PL) is a visual artist living and working in Helsinki, Finland. She is a graduate of the Krakow Academy of Fine Arts and the Helsinki University of the Arts. Czyzyk works […]

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Animation, Experiment #2 | Somayeh Khakshoor

Animation, Experiment #2 | Abstract Animation-2 Nov 8 ,2017, 6 pm New Media Projects For the second session of “Animation; Experiment” series, following the theme of “Abstract Animation,” we will look at some videos by several artists in two divided parts; history and recent works. Together with Somayeh Khakshoor and Alireza Chitai, we will discuss visual music […]

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Monument in Flux | W139 – Asmterdam

Monument in flux Screening Program Curated by Amirali Ghasemi 29 Oct – 4 Nov 2017 W139 – Amsterdam With Studio 51(Babar Samadi & Navid Salajegheh), Bahman Kiarostami, Mohammad Hosseini, Susan Bayani, Sanaz Sohrabi, mo H. zareei, Mona Kakanj, Payam Mofidi & Jalaleddin Anvari “Monument in flux” gathers artists, filmmakers and video essayists living across the […]

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Animation, Experiment #1 | Hossein Moradizadeh

Animation, Experiment #1 | Hossein Moradizadeh Oct 18,2017, 6 – 8 pm New Media Projects In fall 2017, New Media Society starts series of sessions dedicated to experimental animation. Animation, Experiment Series is a screening and talk events for the visual study and contextual analysis of experimental animation, doing so examples will be selected with […]

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New media Talk Series #47 | Khosrow Sinai, Masoud Kouhestaninejad & Maryam Niazadeh

New Media Society in collaboration with Lajevardi Foundation presents: Lahestaniha in Iran 75 years after their arrival during WWII Talk & Screening program Khosrow Sinai, Masoud Kouhestaninejad & Maryam Niazadeh Oct 3, 2017 at 5pm On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Polish migration to Iran, New Media Society in collaboration with Lajevardi […]

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Hearing Eyes, Seeing Ears | Video Screening

Hearing Eyes, Seeing Ears A program from the 30th edition of Images Festival – Toronto New Media Projects Tuesday August 8th, 2017 | 7 pmCelebrating its 30th year, Images Festival presents a program of short films at New Media Society in Tehran. The Images Festival is a yearly event devoted to independent and experimental film, […]

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Invisible Present Tense 2.0 | video program Kunstraum Potsdam

Invisible Present Tense 2.0 | video program Kunstraum Potsdam | July 16, 2017 | 4 pm | Parking Video Library with Nima Bahrehmand|Samira Hashemi|Atousa Bandeh|Rambod Vala|Sona Safaei Sooreh|Bahar Samadi|Bahareh Karamifar|Rasoul Ashtari|Hamed Sahihi|Aria Farajnezhad|Simin Yaghoubi|Ronak Moshtaghi|Aliyar Rasti |Sanaz Sohrabi| Mehdi Shiri The Invisible Present (tense) is an ongoing screening program selected from Parking video Library, The […]

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Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary 40: Morteza Akoochakian

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary hold its 37th Session in collaboration with Rybon Documentary, Studio 12 & New Media Society: Address: No 3, Arabi 3, Kheradmand-e Shomali St, Karimkhan Ave. New Media Projects Poster Designed by Ra Studio | Amir Moghtada

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New Media Talk Series #42 | Rambod Vala

New Media Society in collaboration with Limited Access festival presents: After Image | video screening Friday, May 5, 2017 – 4 to 7:30 pm Address: No 3, Arabi 3, Kheradmand-e Shomali St, Karimkhan Ave. New Media Projects

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Limited Access 7: moving Images, sound & performance

Parkingallery Projects in collaboration with Aaran Gallery, Rooberoo Mansion, Polish Embassy in Tehran & New Media Society Presents LIMITED ACCESS 7 Intl. Festival for Moving Images, Sound & Performance Venues:Aaran Gallery, Rooberoo Mansion, Aaran Projects, New Media Projects Dates: April 7-12,2017  Festival Highlights Ten years ago, a small project space in Tehran called Parkingallery, had […]

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary 37: Mohammad Tahami Nejad

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary hold its 37th Session in collaboration with Rybon Documentary, Studio 12 & New Media Society: 4th session from “City and Urban Man” Series, in harmony with the end of the Iranian year &  change of the season focuses on the cinema in Iran in the light of modernisation process.For this special occasion […]

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New Media Talk And Screening Series #38 | Mohammadreza Farzad

Blames and Flames The history of the Iranian revolution is interwoven with the history of cinema: In 1978, on the verge of the revolution, more than 130 cinemas burned down across Iran, 28 of these in Tehran. Who was responsible? Cinema became a major matter of contention on the cultural battleground as the revou The […]

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wall newspaper: 79 revolution | ِDialogue with Revolution

Wall Newspaper project in its second event, presents two documentary films directed by Robert Safarian we gather at new media projects to watch, 14 of Aban, The Day of Fire and Dialogue with Revolution on Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 6 pm.

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary 35: Mina Keshavarz

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary hold its 35th Session in collaboration with Rybon Documentary, Studio 12 & New Media Society: 2nd session from City and Urban Man Series Among the Waves – 2014 Film by Mina Keshavarz Sunday, Feb 12, 2017 – 6 pm Among the waves is a documentary about Rogheyeh, is a woman living in the city […]

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary 34: Khosrow Sinai

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary hold its 34th Session in collaboration with Rybon Documentary, Studio 12 & New Media Society: 1st session from City and Urban Man Series 3 short films by Khosrow Sinai Sunday, Jan 29, 2017 – 6 pm Program: A sound that becomes antique 1966 Ars Poetica 1968 Sardi Ahan (1969) We will watch […]

Parishani, a video program on Mental Distress

Parking video library in collaboration with New Media Society present Parishani A film and video program on Mental Distress Curated  by Amirali Ghasemi Friday, November 25, 2016 5-8 pm The program wishes to investigate Mental illnesses and its reflection in a gradient of works by Iranian artists from different disciplines, Using moving images. Ranging from […]

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New Media Talk Series #30 | Julie De Clercq

Roots, through the eyes of filmmaker Julie De Clercq Saturday Nov 5, 2016 – 8 pm When can a movie been called a movie ? This is a question that I keep asking myself while making films  in different ways and contexts. In the past I made movies in the «‌classical way» which means WITH […]

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New Media Talk Series #23 | AIDIN BAGHERI

New Media Talk Series #23 New Media Society in collaboration with Lajevardi Foundation City Walls, a film by Aidin Bagheri Wednesday, 27th April 2016 – 7 PM On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, “City Walls” a documentary film by Aidin Bagheri will be screened at Lajevardi Foundation from 7 pm, the event follows with a conversation between the director […]

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New Media Talk Series #19 | Marika Kuzmicz

New Media Society & Limited Access Festival in collaboration with Aaran art Gallery and Polish Embassy in Tehran present: Polish Video Art (1973-1979) – Yet Unwritten Story Lectuer by Dr. Marika Kuzmicz Saturday 27 Feb, 2016. 6 – 7 PM Aaran Projects, room 2 Video art in Poland first emerged in the early 70s. Despite the […]

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