Nuns with Guns Vj aka Giuliana Dieni is performing in Amsterdam as visual artist since the year 2000. Leaving behind many years of work for Broadcasting Networks and Post Productions as Video Editor in Rome, Italy, Giuliana Dieni started to apply low-tech equipment distortions at open parties and clubs when there werent many VJ performances in Italy. It was 1996. After this period Giuliana moved to Berlin to join a video activists group called Akakraak and set up a video installation/sculpture for the Lang Nacht von die Museums. In Akakraak met Micha Zimmer with whom will start a duo project called Bildstoerung. Bildstoerung will be maintained in Berlin by Micha, and Giuliana will move to Amsterdam to perform solo visuals with the Drum and Bass Sounds of JungleTerra and the Chronic Soundz . All work was based in a studio in Noord Amsterdam where the creative network of The London Police and Galo aka Andrea Galvagno, two big names of the local graffiti scene, and Nuns with Guns VJ has been possible by the artworking energy of Ginevra Polverelli (Shakti) and ended only in 2003. After that the many performances at Robodock Festival (NL) and the Fusion Festival (DE) will see again Bildstoerung and NWG back together. At the Fusion Festival Giuliana met Holger from Lichtsport, a video kunst group based in Osnaebruck and has been invited to partecipate at the creation of a video sculpture for the Museum of Industry and to play at the European Art and Media Festival in 2005. In 2007 Giuliana presents her first solo video installation Camera 101 in Breda, the Netherlands, for Noisivision. Nuns with Guns Vj is active in the queer scene.
Saturday, 28 June 2014
19:30 // LAB-1 // Stage 3