Eighty-six artists will show their work at the second edition of Region 0 – New York Video Art Latin Art, which will take place on May 16, 17 and 18, at the Juan Carlos I Center at New York University In the city of New York.
About 1000 pieces of video art have been screened to reach this selection, which was carried out through an open call. It is worth mentioning the great quality of the works presented. The selection was made by Eva Mendoza Chandas, festival curator. Special jury mentions will be selected by Chus Martínez, curator of the El Museo del Barrio in New York and Octavio Zaya, independent curator and curator of the Spanish Pavilion for the 55th Venice Biennale in 2013, and will be announced on 18 May during the closing of the festival.
The process of visualization of the works was carried out via Internet, facilitating in this way the participation of the artists in the festival. A total of 574 creators from Latin America Spain and Portugal, many of them resident in the United States, presented their works.
Region 0 collects single-channel videos that present the current trends in the area of audiovisual creation, showing the result of the different conceptual and procedural approaches of its creators.