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Sonar 2007, A Chat…to The Rhythm Of Music

Digicult had the honor of establishing a partnership with the 2007 edition of Sonar, objectively the most widely known and populated advanced music and multimedia arts festival. The project has been carefully executed and many were the difficulties encountered by our small team, but we did it, and we can now proudly present you this double summer issue of the magazine filled with a report that is so complete and exhaustive that it can easily clear any doubts you might have left in your mind about the efefctive possibilities offered by editorial projects on the web, on both their viral capabilities and their structural dinamism.... READ MORE...

Elektra, Festival Arts Numeriques

It is now at its eight edition one of the first and most important festival of the world, in the ambit of digital art and audio-visual expression: the Elektra Festival of Montreal . One of the first international festival that focalized on experimental artistic audio-video forms with a wise and clever approach able to analyze the evolution of these years on the borders between art, experimentation, technologic research and communication.... READ MORE...

Andreas Broeckmann, Contemporary New Media Art

The last edition of Transmediale represented for us a change edition and after gathering many opinions and impressions during the festival we can say that, according to many, it was an edition of difficult comprehension. Despite it, as point of reference for all who deal with new media, Transmediale is on everybody's lips, even after its end. And as each important appointment it is always under floodlights, giving confirmations and wrong-footing with its changes.... READ MORE...

Ladytron, E’ Di Nuovo L’ora Delle Streghe

é questo il caso, decisamente, dei Ladytron, fenomeno pop degli ultimi anni grazie alla pubblicazione nel 2001 e nel 2002 di due album folgoranti per gli amanti del genere come 604 e Light and Magic nonché di alcune vere e proprie hit come Playgirl o Seventeen o True Mathematics. Il quartetto di Liverpool (Daniel Hunt, Reuben Wu, e le vocalist Helen Marnie e la bellissima Mira Aroyo) ha appena dato alle stampe il suo terzo album, Witching Hour, dopo una lunghissima assenza durata quasi 4 anni, dovuta prima a una interminabile attivitˆ live in giro per il mondo e poi a problemi contrattuali con relativo cambio di etichetta.... READ MORE...

Motomichi Nakamura, Japanes Hasta La Madre

In un ambiente, artistico e professionale, in cui sempre pi spesso il riconoscimento di una precisa levatura artistica  determinato, soprattutto a livello grafico e visuale, pi dalla capacitˆ di utilizzo eclettico del software open source pi recente che da una visione estetica pi ampia e stilisticamente matura e riconoscibile, il lavoro del visual artist, vj e motion graphic designer giapponese/americano Motomichi Nakamura, riconcilia con la semplicitˆ, la dinamicitˆ e la potenza espressiva della graphic animation. ... READ MORE...