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Sonic Acts Festival Amsterdam

Sonic Acts Festival – The Noise of Being

The 17th edition of Sonic Acts titled The Noise of Being, takes place from 23 to 26 February 2017 in Amsterdam. The festival includes a conference, multiple exhibitions, concerts, performances and screenings, highlighting on a wide spectrum of contemporary practices.... READ MORE...

13th Athens Digital Arts Festival | Deadline: 31/01/2017

The elusive transition of digital culture is shaping a future ‘beyond digital’, where the physical and the digital are merging. This futuristic lifestyle is reflected from the coherence of the ‘real – virtual’ boundaries. Yet is post digital the real progress? Exploring this blurry future, we invite artists to ‘transcend’ digital culture and exchange opinions under the theme #PostFuture... READ MORE...

Rodrigo Carvalho: Sound + Visual + Movement

Rodrigo Carvalho’s practice and research result from the possibilities of the combination within the triangulation between sound, image and movement. He is a very prolific artist with work mostly developed and presented under the names of several audiovisual projects. For each project, Rodrigo Carvalho join skills together with other artists, such as sound artists and dance groups.... READ MORE...

CTM 2017: Fear Anger Love

CTM 2017 FEAR ANGER LOVE will examine the unhinging and emancipatory potential of resonant (musical) emotion to question and challenge the status quo. Through 10 days of special projects, commissioned works, performances ranging from extreme noise explorations to contemporary club sounds and an intensive daytime programme, this 18th edition continues CTM Festival’s ongoing intent to make space for radical forms of musical expression and dissonant emotion.... READ MORE...

Making sense of it all. An interview with Ryoichi Kurokawa

Ryoichi Kurokawa is an Japanese artist who through his art, projects the viewer towards other universes. His audio-video are synesthetic creations that stimulate all the observer's sense, playing with fantasy and inventing immersive environments in which you can find another self... READ MORE...

The Audiovisual Breakthrough by Ana Carvalho

The Audiovisual Breakthrough is a book published by Ana Carvalho and Cornelia Lund, which addresses and explores the interdisciplinary nature of audiovisual production, trying to define terms such as visual music, expanded cinema, VJing and performance art. Written with the collaboration of artists and all those who work with the intersection of the various knowledge... READ MORE...

Maurizio Martinucci (TeZ): creative investigation in music, art, science

Maurizio Martinucci (aka TeZ) is an Italian interdisciplinary artist and independent researcher based in Amsterdam. He uses technology as a means with which to explore perceptual effects and the relationship between sound, light and space. He focuses primarily on generative compositions with spatialised sound for live performances and installations... READ MORE...

Manuel Chantre: Monday March 11, 2013

At the 2016 BIAN of Montreal, Manuel Chantre exposes Monday March 11, 2013. The artwork that was created from photo and video data collected from a lost cell phone and is also a poetic, anthropological and a critical gaze of our contemporary world and our condition, where the phones have become almost of our physical and emotional extensions.... READ MORE...

Matthew Biederman & Pierce Warnecke: Saturation

How far we can push our perception? And are we conscious of what we capture? Matthew Biederman and Pierce Warnecke are on show for a month with Saturation at the cultural center Tobačna 001 in Ljubljana. A visual and sound perceptual path where the viewer will try the illusory, hypnotic and transparencies states.... READ MORE...

Korakrit Arunanondchai: Letters to Chantri #1

Letters to Chantri # 1 the new installation/performance by Korakrit Arunanondchai, visitable until May at the S.M.A.K Ghent, opens a reflection on our lifestyles and the current consumer society present in the East and in the West. Hybrid artwork in which exoticism, religion and futurism are interconnected, creating a new vision.... READ MORE...

RoBOt 08. Digital paths into music and art

The A/V section of roBOt Festival, dedicated to visual arts is historically divided into two main areas the curatorial one and call4roBOt announces 6 curatorial projects , chosen and commissioned directly from the festival.... READ MORE...

Carsten Nicolai: unitape

The Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz will show Carsten Nicolai’s monumental audio-visual installation unitape to mark the artist’s 50th birthday. The work was done especially for the museum in Nicolai’s hometown of Chemnitz and will be on show there from 6 September to 1 November 2015.... READ MORE...

Hello world. Questions about electronic music

It is very common to come across the complaint that electronic music it's not real art. People with application for making music on their phone would probably say that making music is easier than ever. By dealing with this topic superficially, we can find different reasons, why we could say that music making is really easier than ever... READ MORE...

Terraforma 2015. Experimental and sustainable music festival

Terraforma is an international experimental music festival with a particular focus on sustainability. It will take place in the woods of Villa Arconati outside Milan, Italy, on the 12th 13th 14th of June 2015. Three intense days of live performances, workshops and talks with artists and musicians surrounded by nature... READ MORE...

CTM Festival 2015: Un Tune

Through its "Un Tune" theme, CTM 2015 aims to engage with the direct bodily effects of frequencies, sound, and music as well as with their synergistic effects with other sensory stimuli... READ MORE...