by Red Cell
Deep in the heart of Buenos Aires, capitol of Argentina, is an alternative art space open to the public 24 hrs a day called, ThisIsNotAGallery. In November they hosted the El VIBA Festival (Video Arte Internacional Buenos Aires), a new video festival and art exhibition focusing on contemporary, International audiovisual works. Follow links for more info. VIBA is an independent project that is a dedicated to disseminating new, contemporary video art in Argentina and around the world. VIBA proposes an approach to their city, drawing and art, bringing it to the streets of Buenos Aires and allowing the cosmopolitan urban setting to help form new ways of seeing. BONUS VIDEO: An strange looking event at ThisIsNotAGallery in the video below!
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THE PHOTOS: 40 (2003) by Gustavo Kortsarz, Classroom (2002) by Anthony Goicolea, Hangover (2003), by Joaquin Segura, Where’s the Party At? (2006) Elizabeth Axtman.
Participating artists included: Rebecca Adorno, Albert Alcoz, Julieta Anaut & Ignacio Laxalde Carolina Andreetti, Dominic Angerame, Marta Ares, Elizabeth Axtman, Susan Barbara, Patrick Bergeron, Carlos Bissolino, Juan Cruz Bobillo, Maria Victoria Bonino, Johanna Borchardt, Matthew Hughes Boyko, Ulu Braun, Nanna Debois Buhl, Daniel Burkhardt, Alan Calpe, María Luján Candrian, Guille Cárdenas, Carrozzo Francesca Stella, Mariano Cassisi, Myritza Castillo, Cordiviola Macarena Soledad Dahbar, Pamela de la Vega, Caetano Dias, Aleksandra Domanovic Andy Fogwill, Gabriela Francone, Luján Funes, Asa Gauen, Anthony Goicolea, Group Five, Narcisa Hirsch, Desirée Holman, Natalia Holvoet, Stephanie Hough, Icelandic Love Corporation, Gustavo Kortsarz, Heidi Kuma, Oliver Laric Pascal Lievre, Mauricio Limon Rita Lino, Bigas Luna, Natalie Mandel, Christina McPhee, Vasilis Milesis, Daniela Muttis, Leticia El Halli Obeid Kambui Olujami, Renata Padovan, Teresa Pereda, Carlos Ruiz-Valarino, Angela Santos, Davide Sebastian, Joaquin Segura, Anne Katrine Senst, Tomomi Shimizu, Julio Tejeda, Nicolas Testoni, Hank Willis Thomas, Your Take