SITNE DEJA in
6 JANUARY – 2 FEBRUARY 2018
THE WRONG NEW DIGITAL ART BIENNIAL, RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL
The Wrong New Digital Art Bienniale has a mission to create, promote and push positive forward-thinking contemporary digital art to a wider audience worldwide through a biennial event that gathers renowned artist and embraces the young international talents of today’s exciting digital art scene.
The Wrong is divided into online and IRL locations around the world. The online biennale happens in pavilions; virtual curated spaces in which selected works are exhibited. The offline biennale happens in The Wrong Embassy Network, art spaces, galleries, institutions and artist run spaces in cities around the world which feature temporary AFK projects, featuring live performances, workshops, artist talks and exhibitions.
In Brazil, TAL Projects and the Jacaranda Lab present The Wrong New Digital Art Biennale online and a live exhibition in January 2018 at Cidade das Artes, Rio de Janeiro.
The curatorship includes relevant contemporary and international artists that work with digital media in diverse concepts and aesthetics. A multiplicity of supports are explored, such as: electronic holography, landscape typography, sample filmography, acid-mechanical sound art, interactive activism, nature as reflections of living bodies in a collapsed society, between virtual hyperlinks, everyday “digitalisms”, and futuristic utopias.
The artists selected are from: Germany, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, Italy, Poland, Portugal and Russia.