PROJECTS

Projects

Throughout the year we organise and support multiple projects. Although organizing festivals was not possible in 2020, we were able to initiate a number of artistic projects. 

2022 • IN DE VEZELS – COEVORDEN

2022 • IN DE VEZELS – COEVORDEN

In de vezels - Coevorden In the Municipality of Coevorden, the completion of the construction of fiberglass was celebrated from 3 to 6 March 2022 with the Lichtkunstroute Glasvezel Zuidenveld. The celebration took the form of light art installations in seven towns and...

2022 • THE TRAVELING MOON

2022 • THE TRAVELING MOON

The Traveling Moon Because we were forced to shift LUNA a bit due to the lockdown from January to the end of March, we decided to bring some light to Leeuwarden in the darkness. We drove with the Moon, also used in Private Moon by artist Leonid Tishkov in 2021 and...

2021 • TEXT.ME YOUNG CURATORS

2021 • TEXT.ME YOUNG CURATORS

TEXT ME • Young CuratorsVISITING CURATORS AT MEDIA ART FESTIVAL LEEUWARDEN – FEEDBACK FROM AN INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGEThe TEXT.ME - Project TEXT.ME was an exciting new program focused on curatorial writing and cross cultural communication. A group of emerging Young...

2021 • SPRING!

2021 • SPRING!

SPRING! Between March 12 and 28, 2021, poetic light art by Anne Fie Salverda could be seen on the windows of the Baptist Church in Balk. Every evening when it started to get dark, until curfew, the windows inside lighted up and dragged you into stories of movement and...

2020 • 11 OTHER PLACES

2020 • 11 OTHER PLACES

11 Other Places December is always a dark month, but in 2020 a little darker than usual. For many of us, this month has been darker and more subdued than we are used to. That is why LUNA Collective, in collaboration with Lichtendonker and Merk Fryslân and commissioned...

2020 • ARTIST IN SPACE

2020 • ARTIST IN SPACE

ARTIST IN SPACE 2020: Growing up in Public / Part 2Image: Marchje Andringa Media Art Friesland selected the up-and-coming northern artist Jildau Nijboer for the second episode of Artist in Space: a personalized coaching program that rethinks public art through the...

2020 • THEME NIGHTS: HERE AND NOW

2020 • THEME NIGHTS: HERE AND NOW

THEME NIGHTS: HERE AND NOW On December 1, 2 and 3, Media Art Festival in collaboration with the RUG Campus Fryslân and Hanze University Groningen presented three interwoven online Theme Nights full of discovery, discussion and artistic inspiration. Central to each...

2019 • ARTIST IN SPACE

2019 • ARTIST IN SPACE

ARTIST IN SPACE 2019: Growing up in Public / Part 1Media Art Friesland (MAF) used their international network and own expertise to coach a group of northern talents in the realization of a new artistic project. During this trajectory, the talents take new steps in...

2019 • SONIC EMBASSY OP SEE DJERBA

2019 • SONIC EMBASSY OP SEE DJERBA

Sonic embassy at see djerba 2019On August 23, 2019 we traveled to Houmt Souk, Tunisia for the media art festival SEE Djerba. Based on a concept and software by artist Romy Joya Kuldip Singh, we developed the installation SONIC EMBASSY. The Mixed Realities theme of SEE...

2019 • CLEMENSWERTHER FLÜSTERER

2019 • CLEMENSWERTHER FLÜSTERER

Clemenswerther FlüstererVisual artist Loes Heebink from Kolderveen (Meppel) presented her artwork Clemenswerther Flüsterer on Friday 13 September 2019 at Schloss Clemenswerth in Sögel (Emsland, DE). The artist completed this work as part of Grenzkultur, a cross-border...