Until the end of 2010, The Network will close the doors to a couple of platforms, which will be not continued in 2011.
In July, Cinematheque
starts. This platform for streaming media exhibitions is already complete and will remain for permanent as a museum and media art project online for permanent.
In September, SoundLAB - http://soundlab.newmediafest.org - will release its 7th edition of sonic art, after SoundlAB started in 2004. Complerted this way, also Soundlab will remain after 2010, as a museum and a media art project itself online for permanent.
Until 31.December 2010, Celebrate! - the netart features 2010 on JavaMuseum will finalize JavaMuseum - Forum for internet Technology in Contemporary Art - an an active environment, and will remain online for permanent, as well, as a museum and media art project itself.
A Virtual Memorial Foundation
closed already earlier this year and is now already just a museum and a complted media art project.
At the end of 2010 or the beginning of 2011, there will be no special announcements, but these essential components of The Network will simply expire and be no longer continued.