Omnívoros is first of many exhibitions that will be presented in the cities of Arequipa, Cuzco, Lima, Puerto Maldonado and Trujillo as part of the 9th edition of the International Festival of Video and Electronic Art 2005 (VAE9).

‘Home’ of Olaf Breuning (Switzerland) will be presented al the Ojo Ajeno Gallery; Art and Politics Series will present the installation ‘Alternative Economics/Alternative Societies’ of Oliver Ressler (Austria) and ‘Dolores from 10 to 10’ of Coco Fusco (U.S.A.) at the Sala Luis Quesada Garland ; the video installation ‘Incessamment’ and the interactive project ‘Circulez y’a rien a voir’ of Cecile Babiole (France) in gallery ARTCO; ‘Strike’ of Eder Santos (Brazil) will be shown at the new Gallery of the Ricardo Palma University ; and the exhibition series Art and Robotics with the works ‘Silverfish Extream’ of Constanza Silva (Canada), ‘Prehysterical machine’ of Bill Vorn (Canada) and ‘Stereo reality’ of Jose Carlos Martinat (Peru) and Enrique Mayorga (Peru), will be presented in the ICPNA of Lima.

Video selections from Argentina, Canada, Chile, Mexico, Iran, Finland, Cuba and the United States, will be presented in addition to a selection of Peruvian videos that participated in the Second National Video and Electronic Art Prize 2004. Also, they will be to the winning videos in 2nd Biennial of Video Art of the I.A.D.B..

The curator Suonemi Mine will offer a conference on the Finnish video art; whereas Eusebio Bañuelos presents a panorama of the experimental video in Mexico. In addition a Cycle of Electroacustic Music will follow at the Cultural Center of Spain and the Goethe Institute. Manuel Rocha Iturbide (Mexico) will give a concert in the Goethe Institute, whereas Peruvian Rafael Junchaya, Nile Velarde, Gilles Mercier and the Tanuki group Yonin Metal Extra will offer concerts in the Cultural Center of Spain. Lilia Perez of the CENART, Eusebio Bañuelos and Manuel Rocha Iturbide will give lecture, while Manuel Rocha, Alexander Branches and Jean Francois Kenney will give a workshop on electronic music composition.