12.06.18 TIME MACHINE SCREENING IN JAPAN
This 2013 work is reprised as part of Embassy Gallery and Maruseppu Art Residency season, Simply Beaming, screening at HOPE, Engaru, Hokkaido 14-15 June.
21.05.18 INTERACTION WITH FINE ART STUDENTS IN SHANGHAI
Paul Holmes is at the School of Art and Design, SUES today, exploring his own work in the context of the origins and evolution of the video art form.
04.04.18 NEW WORK SHOWING IN VALLETTA IN SEPTEMBER
Sculptural piece, "One and Three Discs (after Kosuth)" will show at Creative Legacies: Collaborative Practices for Digital Cultural Heritage, at the Saint James Cavalier, in Valletta, European Capital of Culture, from the 9-12 September.
15.02.18 PUBLIC TALK IN MEXICO CITY
Paul Holmes's session "Video Art as a Sculptural Form: An aesthetic investigation through practice" will take place at Filmoteca Unam, as part of the FICUNAM Film Festival at 13.00 on 2 March 2018.
13.01.18 GASTRIC TONES AT GEM CINEMA
In a third collaboration with prolific curator Manas Acharya and CIMA Gallery, new sound work Gastric Tones (2018) will feature as part of "Response: Installations and New Media", at Gem Cinema, Kolkata's newest contemporary art venue, from the 27 January - 28 February.
19.06.19 INTERNATIONAL FORUM FOR CROSS MEDIA ART AND DESIGN SHANGHAI
The artist will be delivering a keynote speech “Video Art as a Tool of Aesthetic Investigation” at this conference at the SUES School of Art and Design on the 21st October.
20.03.19 KOLKATA-THEMED PIECE TO SHOW IN SHANGHAI
Video work Ballygunge Phari will form part of “Fusion”, an extensive group exhibition of Edinburgh and Shanghai-based artists at Shanghai’s Songjiang Art Museum from the 23rd October – 3rd November this year.
08.03.19 STORYTELLING AND THE BODY
New work in progress, Figure Study in Light will the subject of an artist’s talk at the Storytelling and the Body conference in Verona on the 16th July this year.
04.02.19 ARTICLE DISCUSSING SOUND WORK NOW ONLINE
Paul Holmes writes about 2017 work “Storm Piece” in the current edition of In Media Res.
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04.12.17 LITTLE CINEMA FESTIVAL
Time Machine, These Measures are for Your Protection and The Persistence of Vision (all 2013) to screen at the 4th Little Cinema International Film Festival, Theatre for Experiments in New Technologies, Kolkata, on the 10 December. The Festival runs from the 8-10 December.
18.09.17 CUMULUS CONFERENCE, BENGALURU
Introducing new work Gastric Tones at the Cumulus "Letters to the Future" conference in Bengaluru 22 November. The conference runs from 21 - 24 November. The work differs from previous sound works in that is relies entirely on involuntary, as opposed to performative sounds.
31.05.17 STORM PIECE AT GALERIA WAGNER
The exhibition "Storm Piece by Paul Holmes" will run at Galeria Wagner, Ericeira, Portugal from 24 July to 6 August. The work responds to the theme of the large oceanic swells that hit the western European coast and bring visitors from all over the world to experience the surfing.
31.03.17 TEMPORAL SCULPTURES
Presenting this paper at the "Troubling Time" conference on the 2nd June. Co-panellists include scholars Sarah Durkan Jonida Gashi. The conference, at Manchester University, runs from the 1 - 2 June.
22.12.16 KOLKATA ART FESTIVAL
Recently completed video work, Ballygunge Phari (2016) returns home for the Kolkata Art Festival in February. Regular curator Manas Acharya is staging the group show "Shifting Narratives: A Multi-disciplinary art project" in the specially restored Gem Cinema from 4-12 February.
22.12.16 GROUP SHOW CURATED BY PROBIR GUPTA
New sound work Storm Piece and recent video Ballygunge Phari (2016) will feature in Chander Haat group show "Life and Times: A Changing Landcape" at the Indian Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, from 22 - 29 March. The exhibition is being staged by eminent artist, activist and curator Probir Gupta and features invited work from Pushpamala N among others.
24.11.16 PERSISTENCE OF VISION AT THE CCA
The 2013 video work The Persistence of Vision will screen at Glasgow's Centre for Contemporary Arts 7 - 11 December, as part of the Azimuth Sound and Image exhibition.
29.11.16 UNCOVERING MUSIC THROUGH SILENCE
Giving this talk in reference to video work Outside the Box at the Azimuth Sound and Image symposium at Glasgow's CCA on the 7 December.
01.08.16 WORKSHOP WITH STUDENTS AT AMITY UNIVERSITY
Speaking to fine art and communication students about video art practice at Amity University Kolkata on August 19 and Amity University Jaipur on the August 24.
11.04.16 OUTSIDE THE BOX IN TOKYO
Video work Outside the Box (2015) features in the exhibition "Azimuth Sound Image", showing at Tokyo Metropolitan University and the Miraikan National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation from the 21-28 April.
11.04.16 WORKSHOP WITH STUDENTS IN SHANGHAI
Speaking to film students at Shanghai Normal University about video art practice this morning.
29.02.16 WORKSHOP FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN, KL
Speaking to senior pupils about video art practice at Mont'Kiara International School, Kuala Lumpur this morning.
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