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Agricola de Cologne, Wilfried

(1950, Black Forest, Southern Germany)

Short description

A surviving victim of torture is damaged for the rest of his life. Persons and elements surrounding are pulsing and acting while the victim is paralyzed. The seconds of torture become eternity during the procedure and the rest of his life.

Biography:

since 1984 living and working in Cologne (Germany)

Studies:

1969-1991 Stuttgart State Academy of Fine Arts (Graphic & Photography)
1971-1974 Munich University (History of Art, Journalism and Dramatic Arts)
1974-1978 Rijksakademie Amsterdam (Painting)
Since 1979 freelancing
Since 1989, the artist realized several collaborative and media related art works
1989-1993 Foundation of ARCHA Society- a temporary non -profit organization/cultural exchange between Western and eastern Europe
As the director of ARCHA, organized several international conferences and cultural projects in Germany and Poland.
Since 1994 working with New Media
Between 1995 and 1999 realisation of the Memorial project
"A Living Memorial" in 43 installations at 43 places in Germany, Poland and Czech Republic including Krakow, Auschwitz, Terezin, Berlin, Hamburg, Cologne and others.
a multi-media art work, including photography, video, computer and sound installations
Since 1999 development of the NewMediaArtProjectNetwork - le Musйe di-visioniste

consisting of several websites:

www.le-musee-divisioniste.de
www.a-virtual-memorial.org
www.javamuseum.de
www.agricola-de-cologne.de

Exhibitions

since 1967 Collective in Germany and abroad
since 1980 Individual in Germany and abroad
since 1987 realisation of 12 major touring exhibition projects in co-operation with more than 70 museums in Great Britain, France, Belgium, Poland, Lithuania, Russia, Czech Republic and Germany.
2000 - A Virtual Memorial
Memorial project against the Forgetting and for Humanity

www.a-virtual-memorial.org




“Seconds: Forever”
Flash 5 Video, 2000



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PARTICIPANTS

ALCHUK Anna /Russia (text)

ANONYMOUS AUTHOR of the circle fA&Fa (For anonymous and free art group)/Russia

BEECROFT Vanessa/USA

BULATOV Dmitry/Russia

BULNYGIN Dmitry/Russia

CAVENG Barbara/Germany

CERNICKY Jiri/Czech Republic

CHEPELYK Oksana/Ukraine

CHTCHERBAKOV Vladimir/Russia

DALIGAND Daniel/France

DEEPWELL Katy/United Kingdom

DOCTOROVICH Fabio/Argentina

EFIMOV Vladislav, CHERNYSHEV Aristarh/Russia

GAYDAY Konstantine/Russia

GUIBERT Andreas/Canada

GUTOV Dmitry/Russia

JAVAKHISHVILI Temur/Georgia

JANIN Zuzanna/Poland

KELOMEES Raivo/Estonia

KHABULIANI Khatuna/Georgia (text)

KIREEV Oleg/Russia

KONSTANTINOVA Ludmila/Russia

KOVYLINA Lena/Russia

KOSHKIN Vadim/Russia

KOSTELANETZ Richard/USA

KOTEL Nina, SALNIKOV Vladimir/Russia

KRASTEV Krassimir /Bulgaria

LAPSCHINA Lena/Austria

LEGRADY Miklos/Canada

LITVIN Anton/Russia

LYSTSOV Oleg/Russia

MACLENNAN Alastair/Northern Ireland

MAN CALIN/Romania

MATHIAS Thelma/USA

MEMBRANA. MEMBRANOID group/Russia

MITLYANSKAYA Alexandra/Russia

MIZIN Viacheslav/Russia

NASKOVSKI Zoran/Yugoslavia

NECHVATAL Joseph/USA (text)

THE NEW STUPID/Russia

OSTRETSOV Georgy/Russia

"OTHERS" group/Russia

PODOPRIGOROV Alexander/Russia

POLLACCI Bruno/Italy

POPADIN Alexandr/Russia

PURG Franc/Slovenia

"RAKETA" group/Sweden

SANDQVIST Tom/Sweden

SAVCHUK Valery/Russia (text)

SEROV Alexander, TCHEBYKIN Alexey/Russia

SKOTNIKOV Konstantin/Russia

SOLOMKO Yuri /Ukraine

SHABUROV Alexander/Russia

SHUM Irene/USA

VASILYEV Yuriy/Russia

ZAYTSEV Alexey/Russia