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DOTMOV FESTIVAL 2014 Call For Entry!

A digital film festival “DOTMOV 2014″. The deadline is August 20th, 2014!



Online magazine SHIFT presents DOTMOV Festival 2014 aiming to discover talented creators and provide them with an opportunity to show their works. Works submitted from all over the world will be screened throughout the world venues from November 2014 (screening schedule will be different depending on the venue). Last year‘s total submission was 206 works from 18 countries. The tour schedule will be announced on this page.

In addition to the general category, this year we are calling for entries to the “SenSe V.A 03″ MV category in collaboration with the third album of “SenSe V.A” series by Sapporo-based artists, which is to be released on June 20th 2014 by the label SenSe. SenSe is the Sapporo based label which introduces creatives such as music and art.



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Shinichi Takemura “Tangible Earth”

Tangible Earth

At Granvista Gallery Sapporo, “Tangible Earth” exhibition has started by Prof. Shinichi Takemura as an anthropologist. He, the inventor and director of “Tangible Earth”, is a media producer known for his numerous cutting-edge IT-driven social activities, along with propounding his incisive views on global environmental issue.

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We Love Video This Summer

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From July 26th, new group show “We Love Video This Summer” will be held at Pace Beijing, a gallery.

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Future Festival Day “En-nichi”: the blessed chance

Yasuhiro Suzuki "Leaves of Blink"  photo: Katsuhiro Ichikawa

Yasuhiro Suzuki “Leaves of Blink”
photo: Katsuhiro Ichikawa

In this summer, “Future Festival Day” will be held at SPIRAL in Tokyo. Japanese call Festival Day “En-nichi,” which means “the day of chance” in Chinese character. In the space which 12 pairs of artists produce to connect various chances, people could enjoy and participate in games, art works, workshops and stands artists express with their each viewpoints through the summer feature “En-nichi” has been popular in Japan for a long time.

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CHEN SHAOXIONG “INK. HISTORY. MEDIA.”

Ink Media #4, 2011-2013, Chen Shaoxiong, Chinese, b. 1962, ink painting on rice paper, 18 x 28 in. © Chen Shaoxiong, Photo courtesy of Pékin Fine Arts.

Ink Media #4, 2011-2013, Chen Shaoxiong, Chinese, b. 1962, ink painting on rice paper, 18 x 28 in. © Chen Shaoxiong, Photo courtesy of Pékin Fine Arts.

Chen Shaoxiong‘s solo exhibition “INK. HISTORY. MEDIA.” has started at ASIAN ART MUSEUM, Seattle Art Museum.
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Yokohama Triennale 2014

ART Fahrenheit 451: Sailing into the sea of oblivion

ART Fahrenheit 451: Sailing into the sea of oblivion

Yokohama Triennale 2014, the fifth edition of the Yokohama Triennale, will open from August to November 2014 at Yokohama Museum of Art, Shinko Pier Exhibition Hall as main venues, also at BankART Studio NYK (NYK Waterfront Warehouse), Koganecho Area Management Center, Zou-no-hana Terrace, Yokohama Creativecity Center, Steep Slope Studio.

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