ArtSlant - Recently added en-us 40 - Mur Nomade - June 19th 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM <p>Title: TIME is Love.9</p> <p>Type of event: Video art screening</p> <p>Admission: Registration by email to by 14th June. Free of charge.</p> <p>Mur Nomade presents the international video art program TIME is Love, travelling to Hong Kong for the first time, with a screening on Sunday 19<sup>th</sup> June at 5:00pm.</p> <p>Established in 2008 by curator Kisito Assangni, TIME is Love has travelled to major cities around the world exploring the theme of love in hard times and bringing every year a refreshing perspective on video art. This screening will be a unique opportunity for Hong Kong audience to discover innovative and thought-provoking works.</p> <p>TIME is Love.9 is the ninth edition of the program and features a curated selection of twenty videos by international artists from Europe, Africa, the U.S., Chile, Afghanistan, Israel and Japan.</p> <p>Exploring love stripped of its traditional clich&eacute;s and timeless idealism, the videos address the complexities of human relationships. In their own languages infused by personal sensibility and history, the artists deal with ambivalent emotions, prevented communications, disturbed feelings, globalization, memory and spirituality. The program hopes to encourage the audience to reflect on the normative understanding of relationships in our modern society.</p> <p>The selected artists of TIME is Love.9 are Alex Pearl (UK), Annabel Dover (UK), Boris Eldagsen (Germany), Carla Gannis (USA), Dimitri Fagbohoun (Benin), Fatos Irwen (Turkey), Halida Boughriet (Algeria), Irina Gabiani (Luxembourg), Javiera Tejerina (Chile), Joas Nebe (Germany), John Sanborn (USA), Michele Manzini (Italy), Nao Sakamoto (Japan), Nicolas Tourte (France), Rahman Hak-Hagir (Afghanistan)/Alfie Nze (Nigeria)/Alice Bachmann (France), Simo Ezoubeiri (Morocco), Sonia Laura Armaniaco (Italy), Thierry Ferreira (Portugal), Victor Mutelekesha (Zambia), and Yuval Yairi (Israel).</p> <p>This year, TIME is Love.9 has been presented at Plateau Gallery in Berlin, Ljosi Light Festival in Seydisfj&ouml;rdur (Iceland), Galerie de La Vo&ucirc;te in Paris, and it will be travelling to SPECTRUM Festival in Villach (Austria), Niv Art Centre in New Delhi and Studio1.1 in London.</p> <p>Willing to support sustainability and promote recycling, Mur Nomade is partnering with Crossroads Foundation, who kindly provided collected second-hand equipment for the screening of TIME is Love.9. Donations to Crossroads Foundation can be made at the end of screening.</p> Sat, 28 May 2016 03:24:50 +0000