Videos of participating artists are being uploaded to Eksperimenta! FB and are looking for your votes. Which artwork do you like best? Vote until 23. October 10 a.m. The winner of the audience award will be announced at the opening of the exhibition in Tallinn.
Eksperimenta! partners’ and curators’ meeting took place from 26th till 28th of September in Tallinn.
The schedule of the meeting was diverse and busy. Partners introduced their planned approach to the triennial topic Art & Science; topics and structure of the cross-border exhibition was discussed, technical partner Euronics introduced possibilities for technical support; the E! research project was conceptualized under the direction of prof Tomaž Zupancic. Furthermore, a walk to the new venues in Tallinn Creative Hub were made under the direction of Evelyn Sepp and the opening week was set to take place from 22nd – 24th of October, including IDEAlaboratory from 23rd till 24th of October.
On January 18, 2012, WIA Projects held a seminar on curatorial collaboration in which curators and art educators Miriam Cooley and Joanna Black discussed their role as Canadian curators in the international exhibition Eksperimenta! held in Estonia, 2011.
Eksperimenta! Irish partner Kid’s Own reports that they received a very good response to their call out for submissions of young people’s work to be included in Eksperimenta!. Submissions came from individual young artists, youth groups, arts organisations and local arts authorities. Among those selected were submissions from: RAD Youth Project, Co. Roscommon; Foroige, Co. Roscommon; Kilkenny Arts Office; West Cork Arts Centre; and South Dublin Arts Office. More details of the full exhibition can be seen soon on the Kid’s Own website: http://www.kidsown.ie/
On Saturday, th 5th of December the meeting of the Estonian network of Eksperimenta! will take place. The aim of the meeting is to discuss how to organise the Eksperimenta! Estonian exposition and the preliminary competiton in counties and how to select the Estonian curator of Eksperimenta!.
The Estonian network of Eksperimenta! currently consists of 11 member who represent secondary and art schools all over Estonia.