Online Talk With Maryam Mohajer, Award Winning Animator/director

Tuesday, 22 Dec 20203-4:30 pm Tehran Time Maryam Mohajer is a British-Iranian, BAFTA Winning animator-director who was born in Tehran, Iran just before living through revolution, war and immigration. With a background in painting, she discovered animation after moving to the UK in the year of 2000. She got her MA degree in animation from […]

Online Exhibition “Narrative Texts and Maps”

From “1001: Collective Narrative” Workshop Exhibition:  With contributions from: Nahal Jafari / Shamim Taassob / Anahita Rezaei / Azadeh Zakeri / Shahab Anousha / Mobina Kastani‌khah / Amirali Ghasemi / Sarvanaz Yasari / Azadeh Behkish / Ali Ajdari Led by: Amirhossein Khorshidfar and Rojia Forouhar In Collaboration with New Media Former Summer School The online multimedia […]

On Small File Media; Online Talk With Laura U. Marks

Animation; Experiment in Collaboration With New Media Society | No. 35 Thursday, April 29 8:30 to 10 pm (Iran Standard Time) 9 to 10:30 am (Pacific Time) Link to the session on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84006910209 (The talk will be held in English with live translation to Persian and will be recorded for future access.) In this […]

Book Review Session: Archive & Photography

In an online panel with Arash Dehghani, Golara Jahanian, and Nasrin Talebi Sarvari Saturday, March 6, 2021 Hour: 7:30 PM  Link to join the zoom session:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85711897312 The following collection tries to reflect on the archiving system and try to find these resonances and buried salvations. Although the texts in this volume follow different methodologies […]

“Dust to come…” | Online screening Program | Mosaic Rooms​

“Dust to come…” | Online screening Program | Mosaic Rooms “Dust to Come…” Curated video program by New Media Society to be featured in Future Threads: Mosaic Rooms’ Digital Programme. Saturday – Sunday: Aug 8-9, 2020 Watch a series of experimental art films by contemporary Iranian artists andfilmmakers curated by the New Media Society. Exploring […]

Continuous | Multimedia Performances

New Media Society in collaboration of Vali Art Gallery Presents: Continuous (Motavali) | Multimedia Performances Opening: Friday, Feb 14, 2020 – 6 pm Visiting Hours: 4-8 pm Visting days: Weekdays except for Saturdays and Friday, Feb 21st. Motavali (Continuous) brings together various performative positions across different disciplines from Lecture Performance to Multimedia Installations. Projects which […]

Open Panel Discussion on Second Anniversary of “Animation; experiment”

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Projects #28 | Open Panel Discussion with the Audience Oct, 23, 2019 | 7 pm On Wednesday, 23rd Oct 2019, “Animation; experiment” collective is going to kick start its 3rd year by an open panel discussion with the audience members. After a brief presentation on the past two […]

Animation, Experiment #27 | Exhibition Review | ( : ) in motion; Limited Access Festival 8

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Projects | No.27 Exhibition Review | ( : ) in motion; Animation Section of Limited Access Festival 8 Wed, Oct 2, 2019, |7 pm In the twenty-seventh session, a selection of works from the animation section of the Limited Access Festival 8 will be shown and discussed. At […]

Multiple Access in Isfahan | Curated by Minoo Iranpour

Multiple Accesses 28-30 Sep 2019 3 to 7 pm Two generations of Isfahani Video Artists Curated by Minoo Iranpour Artists: Shahram Ahmadzadeh Torkmani, Mojtaba Espanyani, Hamid Amjadian, Mana Aghababaei and Howrah Danesh, Morteza Basravi, Farid Bana, Ehsan Tahvilian, Hossein Tahvilian, Paya Khakbaz, Raha Dehghani, Amir Rajaei, Reza Razvani, Forouzan Safari, Elaheh Rafiei, Behzad Zohari,Ali Akbar […]

Animation; Experiment #26 | Nikki Schuster

Animation; Experiment in collaboration with New Media Society Artist Talk with Nikki Schuster Wed, Sep 18, 2019, |7 pm Nikki Schuster (AUT), based in Berlin, works as an experimental animated film artist and sound designer. In 2001, she founded her animated film label “Fiesfilm” In her films, she mixes conventional stop-action with 2D computer technology. […]

Yard Video Festival in cooperation with New Media Society

Yard Video Festival in cooperation with New Media Society August 9, 2019- August 16, 2019 Parking Video Library in cooperation New Media Society participated in the first edition of Yard Video Festival -initiated by ag Galerie- with the three screening programs: Invisible Present Tense 03, curated by Amirali Ghasemi, Shar(e)d Cinema curated by Marlies Pöschl […]

I am a Stone, My name is River | Videos from Tehran / Montreal

VIDEOS TEHRAN /MONTREAL: I am a Stone, my name is river* Video screening TEHRAN: Friday, April 12th, 2019 Tehran – 7 PM MONTREAL: Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 – 7 PM Artists: Nikki Forrest, Pierre Hebert, Nelson Henricks, Nebras Hoveizavi, Olivia McGilchrist, Siavash Naghshbandi, Mehdi Shiri and Simin Yaghoubi. Curator: Bahar Taheri New Media projects will […]

Dustopedia: Radio Dust

Dustopedia: Radio DustNarrated by Arash Khosronejad / Bahar Ahmadifard – Produced by New Media Society – Tehran Radio Dust attempts to follow parallel stories a portrait of the small Project space in the heart of Tehran and an ongoing project called Dustopedia, a collectively-curated encyclopedia. Along the way Bahar Ahmadifard takes us by the hand […]

Knockout Tournament

Knockout Tournament: Conversations over a ping-pong table New Media Projects coinciding with Tehran Art Week will host an unusual series of talk in a new format: a meeting around a Ping-Pong table and on the occasion of a Knockout Tournament. These conversations take place between the artists who have a gallery representing them and the […]

Artist talk by Wojtek Blecharz and Zorka Wollny

New Media Society in Collaboration with Kandovan Art Residency & Pejman Foundation Artist talk by Wojtek Blecharz and Zorka Wollny Where: New Media Projects: When: Thursday – Nov 22, 2018 – 05 to 07 pm Part of a curatorial research trip organized by Kasia Sobucka, Arts Territory and artistic residency at Kandovan, Pejman Foundation During […]

Detour to Tehran – Vienna

Detour to Tehran A film program curated by Amirali Ghasemi | Parking Video Library with special thanks to Pouria Jahanshad | Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary “Detour to Tehran” is a two-day screening program at SCHIKANEDER Kino in Vienna on November 17-18, 2018. The program is made in response to an invitation by Hinterland Gallery, curated by […]

Adapting to Invisibility – Lajevardi Foundation

Adapting to Invisibility Vefq be Na-Peydaei Lajevardi Foundation Curated by Amirali Ghasemi/ Parking Video Library Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 – 7 pm Anahita Hekmat | Mehdi Shiri | Hamed Sahihi | Tessa Knapp | Ronak Moshtaghi | Narges Naseri | Tala Madani | Payam Mofidi | Nebras Hoveizavi | Simin Yaghoubi Adapting to Invisibility is […]

Moving Dust | Shiraz

Moving Dust Moving Dust brings together a series of videos from the Parking Video Library revolving around the representation of dust in moving images in the works of Iranian artists and filmmakers. Moving Dust features works by Anahita Hekmat, Arash Khosronejad, Arash Fesharaki, Saman Khosravi, Nazgol Emami, Ali Momeni, Minou Iranpour, Amirali Mohebbinejad, Aria Farajnejad, Nassrin Nasser, and Bahram Beyzai. The program starts with a TV glitch familiar to many […]

New Media Talk Series #56 | Sarah Maske

New Media Talk Series #56 | Sarah Maske Permaculture + Art = Environments of Transition Monday, April 30, 2018 – 6 pm New Media Projects Short Abstract Climate Change, Pollution, Ocean acidification, Extinction, Drought! These big scary terms are not only big scary terms anymore, we actually see and feel them, in certain areas of […]

New Media Talk Series #54 | Mona Kakanj

New Media Talk Series #54 | Mona Kakanj New Media Projects Tuesday April, 3 – 2018 6pm Mona Kakanj is an Iranian artist based in Cologne, Germany and graduated in Media arts from KHM. In her works, Kakanj conveys an unusual perspective. By questioning norms and setting objects or concepts outside their conventional contexts, she […]

Tanakora in Progress…

Parkingallery Projects and New Media Society Present TANAKORA IN PROGRESS… Come and join us for a collaborative project which takes place at the intersection of performance / Story-telling / SecondTanak-hand clothes exchange… Tanakora takes its title from the wide=spred second-hand shops in Iran, named after a character in a Japanese Soap Opera from the 80s, Oshin, The […]

Animation; Experiment #3 | Fatemeh Hosseini Shakib

Animation, Experiment #3 | Abstract Animation-3 Dec 13, 2017 – 6 pm New Media Projects In the 3rd session of Animation, Experiment at New Media Projects, following the previous sessions dedicated to abstract animation, we will gather to watch FREE RADICALS, A History of Experimental Film (2011) a documentary film by Pip Chodorov on Wednesday, […]

New Media Talk Series #48 | Michael Müller

New Media Talk Series #48 | Artist Talk & Presentation by Michael Müller Nov 6, 2017 – 6 pm New Media Projects – Tehran Michael Müller (b.1970 Ingelheim am Rhein, Germany) lives and works in Berlin. He studied sculpture with Magdalena Jetelová at Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany. Since 2015 he has been a professor at Berlin […]

Monument in Flux | W139 – Asmterdam

Monument in flux Screening Program Curated by Amirali Ghasemi 29 Oct – 4 Nov 2017 W139 – Amsterdam With Studio 51(Babar Samadi & Navid Salajegheh), Bahman Kiarostami, Mohammad Hosseini, Susan Bayani, Sanaz Sohrabi, mo H. zareei, Mona Kakanj, Payam Mofidi & Jalaleddin Anvari “Monument in flux” gathers artists, filmmakers and video essayists living across the […]

Hearing Eyes, Seeing Ears | Video Screening

Hearing Eyes, Seeing Ears A program from the 30th edition of Images Festival – Toronto New Media Projects Tuesday August 8th, 2017 | 7 pmCelebrating its 30th year, Images Festival presents a program of short films at New Media Society in Tehran. The Images Festival is a yearly event devoted to independent and experimental film, […]

Invisible Present Tense 2.0 | video program Kunstraum Potsdam

Invisible Present Tense 2.0 | video program Kunstraum Potsdam | July 16, 2017 | 4 pm | Parking Video Library with Nima Bahrehmand|Samira Hashemi|Atousa Bandeh|Rambod Vala|Sona Safaei Sooreh|Bahar Samadi|Bahareh Karamifar|Rasoul Ashtari|Hamed Sahihi|Aria Farajnezhad|Simin Yaghoubi|Ronak Moshtaghi|Aliyar Rasti |Sanaz Sohrabi| Mehdi Shiri The Invisible Present (tense) is an ongoing screening program selected from Parking video Library, The […]

New Media Talk Series #40 | Dafne Narvaez

Sentimental Punk Dafne Narvaez Berlfein will share her experience about the Sentimental Punk Series that she has been curating in Berlin´s KottiShop Projectraum on a monthly basis since Juli 2015, focusing the talk on on her current research for the project,1960s/80s avantgarde films from female directors, her work on an independent non profit space and […]

New Media Talk And Screening Series #39| Dr. Magdalena Ziółkowska

Procedures of Everyday Practice Magdalena Ziółkowska holds a PhD in Art History, is a curator and graduate of the Institute of Art History, University of Warsaw, School for Social Research in Warsaw, and Curatorial Training Programme (de Appel arts centre, Amsterdam, 2006/07). She worked as guest curator in Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (2006–2010) and curator in […]

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary 35: Mina Keshavarz

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary hold its 35th Session in collaboration with Rybon Documentary, Studio 12 & New Media Society: 2nd session from City and Urban Man Series Among the Waves – 2014 Film by Mina Keshavarz Sunday, Feb 12, 2017 – 6 pm Among the waves is a documentary about Rogheyeh, is a woman living in the city […]

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary 34: Khosrow Sinai

Rokhdad-e Tazeh Documentary hold its 34th Session in collaboration with Rybon Documentary, Studio 12 & New Media Society: 1st session from City and Urban Man Series 3 short films by Khosrow Sinai Sunday, Jan 29, 2017 – 6 pm Program: A sound that becomes antique 1966 Ars Poetica 1968 Sardi Ahan (1969) We will watch […]

New Media Talk Series #29 | Setareh Fatehi & Shahrzad Irannejad

New Media Talk Series #29 Setareh Fatehi & Shahrzad Irannejad Bodiless Heads No.2 Introduction New Media Society & Lajevardi Foundation cordially invite you to join Bodiless Heads on Tuesday Oct 18, at 7:00 pm; For the 29th session of New Media Talk Series, Setareh Fatehi & Shahrzad Irannejad will share with us their latest collaborative […]

New Media Talk Series # 14 | Esperanza Collado

“Things said once” Esperanza Collado | Performance – Lecture plus Q&A Lajevardi Foundation Thursday Sep. 24, 2015 6-8 pm Esperanza Collado (Valencia 1976) is an artist-researcher based in Spain. Her research focuses on the relationships between visual arts, performing arts and cinema, and is rooted in a historical understanding of the dematerialization of the art […]

EFS Screening & Talk

EFS Screening & Talk Sep 19, 2015 Film Programme (Platform Darbast): 1_1/2 (2015) By Jann Clavadetscher / Switzerland-Ireland / 1min 2_Filament (2015) By Michael Higgins / Ireland / 1min 3_Out Of Service (2015) By Michael Higgins / Ireland / 5mins 4_Unknown (2015) By Dean Kavanagh / Ireland / 1min 5_Ornaments Of The Bone (2015) By […]