Raivo Kelomees (Estonia)

Raivo Kelomees

  • JIP – JavaMuaseum Interview
  • B. 1960
    Artist, critic and new media educator. Lives in Tallinn. Studied psychology, art history, and design in Tartu University and Academy of Arts in Tallinn. Presently working as a professor at Department of Media and Advertisement Design of Tartu Art College.
    Wrote book on Surrealism (“Kunst Publishers” 1993); since 1985 more than 300 articles in main cultural and art magazines and newspapers of Estonia.
    Participations in festivals of video and media art: French-Baltic Video Art Festivals – Grand Prix in 1994; WRO 95, Wroclaw; Second International Video and Electronic Art Manifestation in Montreal 1995, French-Baltic-Nordic Video and Electronic Art Festival, Riga 1997, 20th Tokyo Video Festival, 1998 (Silver Award), MuuMediaFestival in Helsinki (1998), Ars Electronica Mediathek (1999), 4th International Festival of New Film, Split (1999), ISEA 2000 (Paris), ISEA 2002 (Nagoya) and many others.

    Raivo Kelomees is participating in

  • media art show ://selfportrait – a show for Bethlehem – show for Peace
  • Title: “Self_Search”, multi-media, 2000

  • Le Musee divisioniste – the global museum
  • Mirror at the Bottom – artists portraying themselves
    curated by Agricola de Cologne