Per Pegelow (Germany)

Per Pegelow
Per Pegelow

* 1974 in Hamburg.

  • 2006-present:
  • Lives and works in Hamburg and Bristol,UK – Media Artist and Freelance Designer.

  • 2004-2006:
  • Lived and worked in Düsseldorf, Germany.

    Studied Communications-Design at the University of Applied Sciences, Dortmund. Got his Diploma in February 2005 with the project “Gating, in 8 Minutes around the World”. Examiners: Prof. Cindy Gates, Prof. Susanne Bruegger.

    Studied Philosophy and Photography at the University of Hamburg and at the University of Art, Hamburg. Freelance Photographer and Assistant Photographer.

    Assistant Photographer.

  • Public collections:
  • – New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, USA;
    – The Rose Goldsen Archive of New Media Art, Ithaca, USA.

  • Awards, Sponsorships and Advancements:
  • – Nominated for the “Australian Effects & Animation Festival” award, 2006 [Project: Goaling Loops];
    – Advancement from “Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung”, Germany in 2006;
    – Award from the “European Media Art Festival”, 2005 as partitioner of: Balkan Wars – The Game by Personal Cinema;
    – Sponsorship from “Air New Zealand Europe” in 2004. [Project: Gating];
    – Nominated for “International Digital Art Awards”, 2004 [Project: War Against Terror];
    – Sponsorship from “Kodak Germany” in 1998 [Project: Alice Media].

  • Bibliography (selection):
  • – “4th International Symposium of Interactive Media Design”, 2005 Istanbul, Turkey;
    – “Affairen”, 2005 Dortmund, Germany;
    – “The Making of Balkan Wars: The Game”, 2004 Madrid, Spain;
    -“3rd International Symposium of Interactive Media Design”, 2004 Istanbul, Turkey.

  • Participated in several exhibitions:
  • 2006:
    – “Pool Art Fair”, New York, USA [Projects: Gating, Goaling Loops,].
    -“Lange Nacht der Kunst”, Spiekergasse, Gütersloh, Germany [Project: Gating].
    – “4th International Symposium of Interactive Media Design” (Ctlg, ISBN) Istanbul, Turkey [Project: Goaling Loops].
    – “Einskommanull”, Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund, Germany [Project: Gating].
    “Atelier – die Plattform für neue Kunst und Choreographie”: – Atelier im Mai, Pact Zollverein, Essen, Germany [Project: Goaling Loops with five screens and loop-objects].
    – Atelier im Januar, Pact Zollverein, Essen, Germany [Project: Goaling Loops].

    – Web Biennial 2003, Istanbul Museum, Turkey.
    – “International Festival of Electronic Art 404”, Rosario, Argentina [Project: Gating].
    – “9th International Video Festival Videomedeja”, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro [Project: Gating].
    – “Art in the Age of New Technologies”: Armenian Center for Contemporary Experimental Art, Yerevan, Armenia (Ctlg, ISBN) [Project: Gating].
    “Atelier – die Plattform für neue Kunst und Choreographie”:
    – Atelier im August”: Pact – Zollverein, Essen, Germany [Project: Gating]. – Atelier im Oktober”: Pact – Zollverein, Essen, Germany [Projects:] – “Feldstärke” [Project: Gating].
    – “3rd International Symposium of Interactive Media Design” (Ctlg, ISBN), Istanbul, Turkey [Projects: Gating,].

    As partition of: “The making of the Balkan Wars: The Game” by Personal Cinema (Ctlg, ISBN). – European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany (2005);
    – Casa Tranzit, Cluz, Romania (2004);
    – City Museum of Skopje, Macedonia (2004);
    – Medialab, Madrid, Spain (2004);
    – Conversations 2002, Athens, Greece (2002);
    – FORUM International Art Exchange, Thessaloniki, Greece (2002).

    – “Academy meets Photokina”, Photokina, Cologne, Germany [Project: Gating].
    – “Bilderkriege” (Ctlg, ISBN): Kunstverein Hildesheim, Germany [Project:].

    – “>I – rivers< - Netart from German speaking countries!" and "Perspectives'03": Computer Space Festival 2003, Sofia, Bulgaria [Project:]. - "Bilderkriege" (Ctlg, ISBN): Focus, Dortmund, Germany. As participant of: "Violence Online", curated by Agricola de Cologne[Project:]: - "MAD '03 Festival", Madrid, Spain; - "File 2003 Festival", Sao Paulo, Brazil; - "Nonetart Festival", Rosario, Argentina; - "Open Air at Royal Gardens", Copenhagen, Denmark; - "Fibreculture"-Conference", Brisbane, Australia; - "Web Biennial 2003", Istanbul Museum, Turkey; - "PEAM 2003 Electronic Art Festival", Pescara, Italy; - "NetArt Open 2003", Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland; - "1st New Media Art Festival", Chiang Mai, Thailand; - "18th Videoformes Festival", Clermont-Ferrand, France. Per Pegelow participates in

  • JavaMuseum
  • Perspectives 2003 – netart competition & showcase

  • Violence Online Festival
  • curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

  • A Virtual Memorial
  • Memorial for the Victims of Terror
    curated by Agricola de Cologne