On the initiative of finnish associative actors, Piknik Frequency and Katastro.fi, the international festival PixelACHE based in Helsinki tours every year to a new capital in partnership with local structures (New York, Montréal, Stockholm, Bratislava).
The french companion piece of the festival arrives this spring in France, received by Ars Longa, Confluences and Mains d’Ouvres, with the complicity of the Finnish Institute (Institut Finlandais) and Project 101. The theme of PixelACHE is « le boom dot org » and it applies itself to the actuality of electronic cultures on their free and participative side.
The program offers to a big number of new actors of the european artistic scene the occasion to meet each other, to compare their parcatical experiences and to create new networks. It permits the public to discover installations, to participate in initiation workshops and public debates and to appreciate the profusion of proposed electronic experiences.