Next 5 Minutes
Next 5 Minutes was an international festival and conference for tactical media organised by a diverse ad-hoc coalition of media institutions and practitioners in Amsterdam and Rotterdam. Four editions were organised between 1993 and 2003. Event revolved around the notion of tactical media, the fusion of art, politics and media. Event venues included De Balie, Paradiso, Waag Society, and V2.
N5M4 was produced by De Balie together with De Melkweg, Paradiso, Waag Society, ImagineIC, Montevideo/TBA and Salto. Amsterdam editorial team: David García, Eric Kluitenberg, Paul Keller, Menno Grootveld, Noortje Marres.
|8-10 January 1993||N5M1||Amsterdam||Zapbook, TMF|
|18-21 January 1996||N5M2||Tactical Media||Amsterdam, Rotterdam||Archived website, Archived website, TMF|
|12-14 March 1999||N5M3||The Art of Campaigning, Tactical Education, PGO, The Technical||Amsterdam, Rotterdam||Archived website, Archived website, Workbook, Program brochure, TMF|
|11-14 September 2003||N5M4||The Reappearing of the Public, Deep Local (Growing Roots for the Global Village), The Tactics of Appropriation, The Tactical and the Technical||Amsterdam||Archived website, Archived website, Archived website (2), Reader, Program brochure, TMF|
- Jochen Becker, "»By Any Media Necessary« »Next 5 Minutes«, ein Festival über Taktisches Fernsehen", Kunstforum 122, p 478.  (German)
- Jochen Becker, "The Next Five Minutes 3 – Tactical Media Event", Kunstforum 145, pp 400-401.  (German)
- Tactical Media Files, an on-line documentation resource for the present, past and future of tactical media, started in the Fall of 2008.
- Next 5 Minutes Video and Documentation Collection at IISG Amsterdam