Festival Miden has been invited to present a special screening dedicated to Marshall McLuhan, at “The New Sensorium” symposium, 20-21 of April 2012, BIOS, Athens, GR.

“The New Sensorium” is an international symposium organized by the Department of Communication, Media and Culture of Panteion University,  Athens, in association with the Coach House Institute (CHI) and its McLuhan Program in Culture & Technology (MPCT) at the Faculty of Information, University of Toronto.

Festival Miden will present the video art program “Is. The. Message. Medium. The.“, a video art selection with works that have been previously screened in Festival Miden (Kalamata).

Curators: Gioula Papadopoulou + Giorgos Dimitrakopoulos

Curatorial text: Gioula Papadopoulou

Participant artists: Tal Amiran, Kelly Oliver and Keary Rosen, Ignacio Sanchez Bravo, Mary Zygouri, Krister Kennedy, Paul Freeman, Rajorshi Ghosh, Makis Faros, Tobias Zehntner,  Stefan Adamski, Jennifer Campbell, The ManosBuckius Cooperative, Timo Wright, Boe-lin Bastian, Joacelio Batista, Magdalena Pederin, Antti Savela

More info about the symposium can be found here: entopia.org/newsensorium/miden-festival/

Download the complete program and curatorial statement here