space invaders

In 'Space Invaders: Art in the Computer Game Environment' the Media Art Institute brings art and games culture together. In an artistic, playful yet serious manner, 'Space Invaders' reveals the influence of games on art and society. With Jeremy Bailey, Aram Bartholl, Mark Essen, Cao Fei, Anita Fontaine, Riley Harmon, JODI, Michael Johansson, Ben Jones, Yuichiro Katsumoto, Walter Langelaar, Ludic Society, Julian Oliver, Ubermorgen.com

Museum night 2010 

Space Invaders artists and works


During Museum Night 2010, November 6, the Netherlands Media Art Institute presents a night filled with games, workshops, performances, DJ's and VJ's. This night revolves around the 'Space Invaders: Art in the Computer Game Environment' exhibition. The Museum Night is an exciting finale of the Space Invaders exhibition, which opened august 27th.


Information about all the works in the exhibition Space Invaders

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Space Invaders Text 

Space Invaders tour collection


Background information about the exhibition Space Invaders.


Tour through NIMk's collection related to the Space Invaders exhibition. With works by Ulises Carrión, Arno Coenen, Giny Vos, Jan van Nuenen, MediaShed, Mobile Image, Jeffrey Shaw, Martijn Veldhoen and Robbie Cornelissen.

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opening event
Space Invaders Game 

Space Invaders Opening


Play the Space Invaders game


On Friday August 27 we open the exhibition Space Invaders with DNK DJ UNIT (Masterfader & The Snail) and Live Visuals by Riley Harmon

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Space Invaders event 


12 October, Start: 20.00 hrs, Entrance fee: 2,50, Language: English — In order to explore this fascinating merging of these separate worlds even more in depth, NIMk has invited both artists and theorists to reflect on this subject during the evening of the 12th of October. The speakers will be Margarete Jahrmann, Walter Langelaar and NIMk's current Artists in Residence Dave Griffiths, Aymeric Mansoux and Marloes de Valk.


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