11 January 2005

Videoart feature – WOW focus: Asia After the Tsunami disaster in Asia on 26 December 2004, Wilfried initiated already one day later the commemorative online project TSUNAMI Memorial , inviting artists of different disciplines to show their solidarity with the affected people by submitting and contributing a digital art work.…

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10 January 2001

Videoart feature – selections from Canada, Australia, Netherlands On 10 January 2001, Wilfried started AND – Artists Network Database – http://and.nmartproject.net – in order to create a central space for the biographies of the expanding number of participating artists. Actually, it was a good idea, because many artists were submitting…

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9 January 2017

This day seemed to be like any other day. Wilfried got up early in the morning. While he was switching the heating on, he recognized snow had been fallen during the night. Now he wanted to make coffee and his muesli as usual. Before he could reach the studio where…

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8 January 2016

On occasion of the international refugee crisis, Wilfried initiated “The Refugee Film Collection” in 2015 in order to sensitize his artists colleagues for the topic by releasing an open call addressed to audio-visual artists to submit a video reflecting the phenomenon of migrating. It was surprising, how many submissions were…

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7 January 2005 / 7 January 2006

2005 / netEX – calls & deadlines 2006 / The Art Gallery of Knoxville/Tennessee 2005 / netEX – calls & deadlines On 7 January 2005, Wilfried made another big step in expanding his on 1 January 2000 founded network, it was an evolutionary necessity to create a platform for opportunities…

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6 January 2003 / 6 January 2010

On 6 January 2003, Seth Thompson published on Wigged.net his interview with Wilfried 6 January 2010 Wilfried released the feature of French Videoart on VideoChannel in the context of NewMediaFest2010 – http://2010.newmediafest.org The 1st NewMediaFest2020 selection of French videoart includes selection 1 Jean Gabriel Periot (France) – We Are Winning…

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5 January 2009

Today, on 5 January 2009, VideoChannel released the first part of the online show “Found Footage” focussed on a specific category of digital video using found footage for the creation of moving images. Found footage is following the principle of the “collage”, like the German artist “Kurt Schwitters” was using…

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4 January 2001

Today 4 January 2001, Wilfried released his latest Flash video, entitled: “Identity of Colour – Divisionistic Approach”. After Wilfried had lost his memory due to the many months lasting coma 1998/99, it was a phenomenon that the basic structures of his personality were not affected. Already as a child he…

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3 January 1934

early talents 1933 When in a family an artistic talent becomes visible, it is always the question, it is just by coincidence, a kind of genetic mutation, or is this probably rooted in the ancestors already. Wilfried did not ask this question, because it was obvious his mother already was…

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2 January 1950

birthday Actually, Wilfried’s birth was scheduled for 3 or 4 January 1950, but he had always his own will and decided to enter the icy physical world of the very hard winter in the Black Forest already on 2 January. His father had to escape recently from the 1949 founded…

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