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A Virtual Memorial Newsletter December 2001
dedicated to the Victims on AIDS
on occasion of World AIDS DAY
on 1 December 2001
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Visit the Memorial project!

*0. Selected Memorial days
*1. Features of the Month
*2. Featured Artist of the Month
*3. Featured Project of the Month
*4. Contribute to "A Memorial for the Victims of Terror
     and  "A Memorial for the victims of AIDS"
*5. News
*6. Actual deadline list

0. Selected Memorial Days
**01 December  World AIDS Day
**03 December   International Day of Disabled Persons
**04 December   Itzak Rabbin Assassinated
**10 December   Human Rights Day

1. Features of the Month
The Features of the Month are monthly changing
collections of multimedia works and links which form in the
totality of the composition an artwork of theirown
to be created on a webpage of theirown
within the Memorial project.

***Subject of the Month is
Out of the News and more actual than ever: AIDS

2. Featured Artist
Romano Abate - Italian sculptor
**Sensori della memoria**
can be viewed as part of Features of the Month
or AVM Magazine on
www.a-virtual-memorial.org or

3. Featured Project:
***Memorial for the victims of AIDS***
collaborative project created as an ongoing project
on occasion of World AIDS DAY, 1 December.
Visit the project as one Feature of the Month or
via AVM Magazine on

4. News
Several net based art works
originating from A Virtual Memorial
participate(d) in November/December
*Casting a Net (McLean Projects for the Arts/USA)
*Net_working (Watershed Media Centre Bristol/UK)
*DigitalClip Festival Torino (Italy)

5. Call for submissions
***1. No deadline  - submissions always welcome
Although at present AIDS is out of the news, the dramatic situation of  new
infections and infected people did not change, at all:  the human tragedy
keeps going on world-wide.

On occasion of World AIDS Day on 1 December
The "Features of the Month December 2001" on
are dedicated entirely to the victims of AIDS.

In order to extend the Memorial for the Victims of AIDS published
online on 1 December, artists are invited to submit
either one image (.jpg) or one text (email or .txt file) or one web based
work  (URL or Flash .swf file/Quicktime .mov file) which has a subject
connected to AIDS.

***No deadline -.***
Submissions are always welcome and will be posted immediately online.

***Send your submission to

***2.) No dead line - submissions always welcome
Artists are invited to send their contributions to
**A Memorial for the Victims of Terror**
initiated in connection with WTC terror in September.
Submit one single work: image (.jpg), URL (net based work) or text (email or
.txt file)
and send it to september11@a-virtual-memorial.org
visit the Memorial on www.a-virtual-memorial.org

6. Visit also the actual deadline list
for further calls
and participate!

Wilfried Agricola de Cologne
A Virtual Memorial -
Memorial project against the Forgetting and for Humanity
corporate member of  NewMediaArtProjectNetwork
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