Festival Miden is a Greek video art festival presented in open public spaces in Kalamata. The main purpose of the festival is the free presentation, promotion and development of Greek and international video art and new media art. In its 3 day events, Festival Miden will present 189 selected videos from 45 countries.
This year, nine Norwegian artists and groups of artists will present their work at Festival Miden. The presentation of the Norwegian artists is curated by Oslo Screen Festival. The following works will be presented in Kalamata July 7 to 9:
– Nature Culture, Geir Esben Østbye
– LYMS, Ottar Ormstad
– Norwegian Hospitality, The Hungry Hearts
– Motholic Mobble part 3, Kaia Hugin
– Copy City, Denise Hauser
– The Red City, Sabina Jacobsson and Malika Makouf Rasmussen
– Par Hasard, Bull.Miletic
– Jazkamer, Live at Club Urga, Tokyo, Håvard Gjelseth
– Getaway, Ingeborg Stana
Since 2005, Festival Miden has been gradually established as one of the most successful and interesting video art festivals in Greece and abroad and has been a significant point of cultural exchange for Greek, European and international video art.
Festival Miden 2011 will take place July 7 to 9 at the picturesque neighbourhood of the Historic Centre of Kalamata, Amfias square, with free entrance for the public.