Curating beyond Brick and MortarSeptember 13, 2013
Workshop by Jack Pam, under the frame of ikonos on air festival
@ Node Center for Curatorial Studies/ Waldemarstr. 37a, 10999 Berlin.
Date: 9.21.13 / 16-18hrs
Limited to 20 participants
A workshop run by Jack Pam, the Festival Director for ikonos inaugural on air festival, will explore the issues and benefits of curating for unconventional digital platforms such as TV and the Internet. The workshop will concentrate on the ikono on air festival as a case study for how art can live in our lives in unconventional ways and possibilities for curators beyond brick and mortar institutions.
Jack Pam is a West Australian Artist, Filmmaker, and Curator based in Berlin, whose image and sound-based work has been extensively extensively published and collected worldwide. He is the Co- Founder and Art Director of Staple Magazine, an Australian skate and photography magazine, founder of Tennis Club Book Shop, a unique self-made focused bookshop and publishing house based in Amsterdam, as well as the Creative Director of mapfilms: a collective of experimental video producers. Pam works independently as a curator and art critic focusing on contemporary video and media art and joined ikono in late 2012 to direct the inaugural ikono On Air Festival.