go to [WRO 03 Globalica main page]

WRO 03 10th International Media Art Biennale

International Competition Jury's statement.

Two works were prized with Top Award (ex aequo):

To Box
Jan Poppenhagen
2003, Germany
I am a Boyband
Benny Nemerofsky Ramsay
2002, Canada

Two honorable mentions:

Adad Hannah
2003, Canada
Ski Jump Large Hill Pair
Riichiro Mashima
2002, Japonia

A special mention was given to:

Bruce Checefsky
2001, USA

April 30 – May 4 2003, Wroclaw/Poland

International competition, exhibition, symposium and creative activities devoted to changes in art, culture and everyday life in the age of extended communication technology.


New media art in the information era, artistic individuality and global tendencies, uniqueness and unification. It is not identical to globalization; it embraces what is local and heterogeneous on the global scene. It inquires, regarding the speed of taking over and utilizing each novelty by domains of mind-shaping industry including politics and consumption, whether the most creative encounter between art and technology for the past quarter of the century has still been the main source of intense cultural challenge.