The 12th BMI.
This illustrated book accompanies the 12th Biennial of Moving Images in Geneva. Dedicated to film and video, the BMI was the first European Biennial to focus on artists using these media. This edition includes retrospectives of filmmakers such as Pedro Costa, Robert Morin and Stavros Tornes, as well as artists such as Joan Jonas, accompanied by overview essays. A selection of works by Johanna Billing, Pierre Huyghe
, Martha Rosler
, Fiona Tann, David Claerbout
and Beat Streuli
also feature in the publication, as well as texts by art historians, cinema specialists and critics.
The 12th Biennial of Moving Images took place from the 12th to the 20th of October 2007, Centre pour l'image contemporaine, Saint-Gervais Geneva, Switzerland.
Artists include: Pedro Costa, Joan Jonas, Clemens Klopfenstein, Robert Morin, Stavros Tornes, Donatella Bernardi
, Johanna Billing, Pierre Huyghe
, Thierry Kuntzel
, Jochen Kuhn, Martha Rosler
, Hannes Schüpbach, Corinna Schnitt, Kazuhiro Goshima, Shelly Silver.
Catalogs of the 8th
and 11th Biennal de of Moving Images
are still available.