"Artworks are the virtual traces of a ceaseless process of becoming." -- Henri Focillon

"THESE HANDS" call for entries

"THESE HANDS" call for entries
Click photo to view details of newest CHRISTINE TARANTINO project.

FLUX-USA welcomes visitors from over 40 countries daily. Artists, curators, and other arts leaders who wish to contribute to this blog, please contact me. tarantinochristine@yahoo.com


September 2012

Christine A. Tarantino - Hjuler BROTKATZE collaborations on exhibit at FzKKe Gallery, Germany, Sept. 1 - 30, 2012. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/09/brotkatzen-exhibit-opens-sept-1.html

With the Blood of a Daylily - Poems & Drawings by the Homeless Poet by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

THESE HANDS PRAY FOR GERONIMO, a visual poem of American Indians, by Christine A. Tarantino, published by Words of Light:

Christine A. Tarantino's ECDYSIS, snake skin artist book exhibited with 99 other book artists in Italy, curated by Maddalena Castegnaro. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/09/mirabilibrimostra-internazionale-di.html

Christine A. Tarantino, Sign and Language Group Exhibit, Open Stal, The Netherlands.

Christine A. Tarantino series of 40,"Being Human" published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #20, Ireland.

RED LIPS - What is Your Version for Me? by Christine Tarantino is published by Words of Light now available in print or eBook formats. New version includes ALL 42 artists from 13 countries plus additional text and images by Christine Tarantino.

August internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artist STEVE RANDOM. http://christinetarantinocollection.blogspot.com/2012/08/steve-random-usa.html

WORDS OF LIGHT BOOKS, Art Publications By Contemporary Artists, new blog offering various format books published by Christine A. Tarantino. www.wordsoflightbooks.blogspot.com

Christine A. Tarantino/Words of Light publishes THE SKY EMBRACES THE GREAT WORLD by Walter Festuccia. http://www.lulu.com/shop/walter-festuccia/the-sky-embraces-the-great-world/paperback/product-20294750.html

Christine Tarantino, "Instant Person 1 & 2", self-portraits with Polaroid Camera for POLAROID MADNESS, project of Franticham, Ireland. On-line exhibit and exhibition Kassel, Germany during the DOCUMENTA 2012.http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2012/02/no-426-instant-person-1-2.html
Exhibition "INSTANT PEOPLE"250 polaroid self-portraits by 175 artists from 22 countries.11.– 23. Juli 2012 Zur Eröffnung der Ausstellung am Mittwoch, dem 11. Juli 2012 ab 19 Uhr möchten wir Sie und Ihre Freunde herzlich in denKasseler KunstvereinWerner-Hilpert-Straße 2334117 Kassel, einladen.

Christine A. TARANTINO, "Ecdysis" artist book exhibited at Villa Excelsa, Sannicola, Italia. Curator, Maddalena Castegnaro
Opening night: http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/07/naturalia-animalia-artist-book-exhibit.html

July internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Anna Banana, Darlene Altschul, & John Mountain.

"THESE HANDS" call for entries, newest project from Christine TARANTINO.

June internet art exhibit @ Christine Tarantino Collection features Antoni Miró.

"Fear No NewNew Art" artist book published by Redfoxpress, Assembling Box #19, Ireland.

"E-mail Between the Artist & Her Lover" artist book exhibited Villa Giulia, Italia. Curator Marisa Cortese.

"WHO AM I?" artist book exhibited Mostra Internazionale, Italia. Curator Virginia Milici.

"RED LIPS of Christine Tarantino", art booklet by Bruno Chiarlone published in Italy. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/05/red-lips-of-christine-tarantino-by.html

May internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artist RYOSUKE COHEN.

Christine TARANTINO, "RED LIPS FOR DALAI LAMA" exhibition @ INviso, Padiglione TIBET, Associazione
Sal Viana frazione Saliana Pianello del Lario (CO)curated by Ruggero Maggi. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/04/inviso-padiglione-tibet-cura-di-ruggero.html

April internet art exhibit @ CHRISTINE TARANTINO COLLECTION features artists Daniel C. Boyer and Richard Canard. http://christinetarantinocollection.blogspot.com/2012/04/daniel-c-boyer-richard-canard.html

Christine Tarantino, "NEWNEW ART Mono-Prints" published in
"Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 18", Redfoxpress, IRELAND.

DODODADIANI featured this month in internet art exhibit at
Christine Tarantino Collection. Dododadiani internet art exhibit.

RED LIPS Project: What is your version for me? Send to:
tarantinochristine@yahoo.com or RED LIPS, Box 121, Wendell, MA 01379 USA
"Sometimes I need red apple. Sometimes I need red
Nam June Paik
Your RED LIPS art modification will yield online documentation, mailed
documentation, and potential publication. Please include a mailing address with
your submission.

Christine Tarantino, "Better Together: Harmony; Radiance; Consciousness; Evolution",
International Mother Language Day Art Exhibit, Kathmandu, NEPAL, by invitation of Rafique Sulayman, Curator.

Christine Tarantino, "Flux-USA Gallery of Stars with Lucy Chew Intervention" http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2011/12/no-403-flux-usa-galaxy.html
exhibited in Group Show: Fluxfest Chicago 2012 (Chicago, USA) FROM THE ARCHIVE Mailart and Fluxus from the archives of Fluxus/St. Louis. Opening reception Chicago Art Institute, Joan Flasch Library.

February online art exhibits from 'The Christine Tarantino Collection' features Belgian artists Guido Vermeulen and Gerson Wenglinski. http://christinetarantinocollection.blogspot.com/2012/01/guido-vermeulen-and-gerson-wenglinski.html

Christine Tarantino, "RED-BERRY Series" published in "Franticham's Fluxus Assembling Box Nr 17", Redfoxpress, IRELAND.
http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2011/05/no-377-red-berry-stained-series.html http://www.redfoxpress.com/ass.box17.html

FAX Exhibit, The DeVos Art Museum, Michigan, USA, curated by Ribas; organized by The Drawing Center and ICI, NYC. TARANTINO "I of the EYE-FAX", asemic writing series: http://wordsoflightart.blogspot.com/2012/01/no-416-i-of-eye-fax.html

Wooden Postcard Exhibit, Stehekin Post Office, Stehekin, Washington, USA. Work by Christine Tarantino: http://christinetarantino.blogspot.com/2012/01/outgoing-wooden-postcards-mail-art.html

Christine Tarantino, "PhotoBooth" work published in new book, "Photobooth Performances" by Ginny Lloyd.

Christine Tarantino, Mail Art and Video Performance at Galleriea Terre Rare, Bologna, Italy, January 28 - February 8, 2012. Project of Maurizio Follin, Italia. http://fluxusa.blogspot.com/2012/01/no-commercial-potential-phaze-ii-show.html

Christine Tarantino, RED LIPS for Dalai Lama, collage exhibited at Venice Biennial Tibet Pavilion – Palazzo delle Esposizioni Sala Nervi - Torino, project of Ruggero Maggi, Milan, Italy.

Christine Tarantino exhibited at Foundation IK New Year Celebration Exhibit "I WISH", The Netherlands, by invitation of Ko de Jonge.

The Christine Tarantino Collection, newest Christine Tarantino art blog started on January 1, 2012. Showcasing selected works from my 20 year collection of works on paper from artists around the globe.

Christine Tarantino-Hjuler BROTKATZE Collaboration exhibited at GALERIE "Offenes Atelier D.U. Design", Austria, Barbara Rapp, Curator.


Waterpieces Contemporary Art & Videoart Festival

CologneOFF*2011Baltic Sea

Riga / Latvia
8-10 September 2011
Contemporary Art & Videoart Festival
location :
semi Island (AB - Dambis) and the floating Art Center NOASS and BETANOVUSS Riga/Latvia

CologneOFF is happy to announce
CologneOFF 2011 Riga
Waterpieces Contemporary Art & Videoart Festival
Riga/Latvia - 8-10 September 2011

video in following selection of one minute films
01. Lin Fangsuo (China) - Title: White, 2008, 1:00
02. Alex Lora (Spain) - Video title: So Much Love, 2009, 1:00
03. Suzon Fuks (Australia) - Title: Ring #1, 2009, 1:00
04. Roderick Coover & Nick Montfort (USA) - Title: J.R. , 2007, 1:00
05. Sahra Bhimji (USA) - Title: “La Ghost”, 2008, 1:00
06. Antonio Alvarado (Spain) - Title: God’s Wax, 2009, 1:00
07. Ron Diorio (USA) - Title: Night Light, 2008, 1:00
08. Bill Domonkos (USA) - Title: Wormwhole, 2008, 1:00
09. Lemeh42 (Italy) - Title: Image de la Plaine, 2009, 1:00
10. Paolo Bonfiglio (Italy) - Title: Ars Longa - Vita Brevis, 2008, 1:00
11. Hermes Mangialardo (Italy) - Title: Frontiers, 2008, 1:00
12. Pramod Saahoo (India) - Video title: Wake Up Call, 2011, 1:00
13. Pierre-Laurent Cassière (France) - Title: Mimnemesis, 2006, 1:00
14. Lukas Mateijka (Slovakia) - Title: 20m, 2008, 1:00
15. Fumiko Matsuyama (Japan) - Title: “An Application As Self-portrait”,
2008, 1:00
16. Mores McWreath (USA) - Title: The Egg, 2008, 1:00
17. Kika Nicolela (Brazil) - Title: Windmaker, 2009, 1:00
18. Nicole Rademacher (USA) - Title: Delay, 2008, 1:00
19. Harriet Macdonald (UK) - Title: Another Year Gone, 2008, 1:00
20. Antony Rousseau (France) - Title: Sanatorium, 2005, 1:00
21. Veena Shekar (India) – We are different because we were made
differently, 2009, 1:00
22. Katherine Sweetman (USA) - Title: Dating in LA, 2009, 1:00
23. Kriss Salmanis (Latvia) - The Shower, 2007, 1:00 looop
24. Adrian Zalewski (Poland) - Title: I Once Wasn’t Dead, 2010, 1:00
25. Sreedeep (India) - Title: 1 minute crash-course on SEDUCTION, 2009,
26. Yoko Taketani (Japan) - Title: Wall of China, 2009, 1_00
27. Junho Oh (South Korea) - Title: My identity by web application,
2010, 1:00
28. Nikki Davis (USA) - Title: Rainbow Diary (2009, 1:00)
29. Karlos Alastruey (Spain) - Video title: S1-S4 reflections, 2010, 1:00
30. Jack Brandtman (Australia) - Title: Nightlife (2010, 1:00)
31. Ulf Kristiansen (Norway) - video title: The Hope of Enduring Long, 2010
32. Unity Art Nabiha & Thom (Nabiha Dahhan & Thom Kolodziej) - Yellow
Chain Dance, Penang Malaysia 2009, 1:00
34. Nikos Pastras (Greece) - Video title: Be Pretty – Destroy, 2010, 1:00..
35. Fredy Clavijo Cuartas (Colombia) - Video title: Horizon Mobile,
2010, 1:00
36. Andrea Zrno (Croatia) - video title: Is this your language?, 2009, 1:00
37. Simone Stoll (Germany) - Video title. Crow, 2009, 1:00
38. Agricola de Cologne (Germany) - Title: Burning Phantom, 2009, 1:00
39. Victoria S. Weible (USA) - Title: Memory, 2009, 1:00
40. Nikesh Shukla (UK) - Title: The Great Identity Swindle, 2009, 1:00
41. Wolf D. Schreiber (Germany) - video title: 60 seconds out of
humour, 2010, 1:00
42. Lilia Perez Romero (Mexico) - video title: “Pills”, 2010, 1:00
43. Jared Katsiane (USA) - video title: Smile, 2008, 1:00
44. Minso Kim (South Korea) - video title: Is this mine?, 2009, 1:00
45. Robert Pearre (USA) - video title: “Number 50 (short_v)”, 2010, 1:00
46. Joel Jonientz (USA) - video title: BetterBrotherBattle, 2010, 1:00
47. Kaspars Groshevs (Latvia) - Title: Tomorrow, 2007, 1:00
48. Adam Dragojevic (Croatia) - Title: Sweet Memory (2010, 1:00)
49. Gergely Erdely (Hungary) - Title: Myth (2010, 1:00)
50. Gruppo Sinestetico (Italy) - Title: anche le parole uccidono, 2007, 1:00
51. Nitin Das (India) - Title: Benefits of War, 2008, 1:00
52. Antti Savela (Sweden) - Title: Mother, 2007, 1:00
53. Vera Todorova (Bulgaria) - video title: Video - II., 2010, 1:00
54. Alison Beda (USA) - Title: Just a Minute (2008, 1:00)
55. Hervé Constant (UK)- Title: 59 Steps (2006, 1:00)
56. Sonja Vuk (Croatia) - Title: My Way, 2005, 1:00
57. Yin-Ling Chen (Taiwan) - Title: A Face, 2009, 1:00
58. Henry Gwiazda (USA) - Title: Claudia & Paul 4:55 p.m, 2009, 1:00
59. Baptist Coelho (India) - Title: Crosslegged, 2008, 1:00
60. István Rusvai (Hungary) - TitlE. Pass, 2009, 1:00
The PDF catalogue can be downloaded for free
Also the selections for ColognOFF VII - Art & the City
Next week-end the PDF catalogue for CologneOFF VII and its simultaneous
in Beirut, Budapest and Riga will be available.
Since we are good in time, the online launch will be on Friday, 26
August 2011.
See you soon again and best regards,
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
Director of - artvideoKOELN -
The curatorial initiative "art & moving images"
Director of CologneOFF -
Cologne International Videoart Festival
Founder & director of
Le Musee di-visioniste
- the new museum of networked art -
Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
Mauritiussteinweg 64
D - 50676 Koeln
(Kindness of Antonio Sassu)

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