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Artist talks RIXC, Riga, Latvia 2013

SET 1 Bacteria Battery / Biotricity – exhibition & performances Dates: September 7 – September 8, 2013 Bacteria Battery / Biotricity is an innovative art and science collaboration project by Rasa Smite, Raitis Smits/ RIXC and Martins Ratniks together with sound artist and composer Voldemars Johansons and young biologists from University of Latvia. The project   


FIELDS Exhibition

Arsenals Exhibition Hall of Latvian National Arts Museum Riga May 16- August 3, 2014 the FIELDS Opening Programme will include Art+Communication Festival programme and RENEWABLE FUTURES – International conference on art, science and cultural innovation Riga May 15-18, 2014 Renewable Futures is new conference series, the launch of which will take place during the FIELDS   



NewMedia art exhibition Koroška galerija likovnih umetnosti / Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Koroška Curator: Andreja Hribernik Exhibition opening: FRI, 24 January 2014 at 6 pm Koroška galerija likovnih umetnosti, Glavni trg 24, 2380 Slovenj Gradec The exhibition entitled Temporary Objects and Hybrid Ambients concerns the unveiling of creative space established between art and   



Artist Talk Symposium Dom omladine Beograd, Americana Hall Tuesday and Wednesday, 26 and 27 November, 17:00 – 22:00 SUTRA / TOMORROW Belgrade Youth Centre as part of the European project Soft Control initiates a restart of SUTRA (TOMORROW) festival. The Artist Talk Symposium SUTRA will try in two days to present artists, concepts and projects   



Festival: November 6–9, 2013 Exhibition: November 6–25, 2013 Venue: KIBLA PORTAL, Valvasorjeva 40, Maribor, Slovenia The name for the joint festival platform MFRU-KIBLIX2013: When Worlds Collide was inspired by the 1951 science fiction classic. The symbolism of the movie highlights the split and the paradox of the gap between the developed and the underdeveloped third   


Cooperative Edition Workshop

with Joana & Mariana 4th to 8th November This workshop’s aim is to create an experimental and collective publication from the assets of “Cooperativa dos Pedreiros” (Porto 1014–). Several ways of generating editorial contents will be created in order to develop a portfolio, from analyzing documents, materials and other information from Cooperativa. This portfolio will   

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Soft Control Residency: Oscar Martin

After the conclusion of the open call for residency programme within project Soft Control, Association for Culture and Education KIBLA chose two international artists, who will also present their work at Festival Kiblix. Oscar Martin [Noish] Experimental artist and independent researcher and programmer working in the fields of sound art, installations, interactive and generative systems,   

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Soft Control Residency: C-drik aka Kirdec

After the conclusion of the open call for residency programme within project Soft Control, Association for Culture and Education KIBLA chose two international artists, who will also present their work at Festival Kiblix. C-drík aka Kirdec (BE/DE) begun to study declamation, orchestral drums and music theory in 1985, started to compose music in 1989 in   

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Stella Veciana and Dan Norton present “Raablabs”

“Raablabs“ explores new ways to read and process information that bridges artistic and scientific means for building knowledge. “Raablabs” invigorate and re-value collections and archives of knowledge by transforming them into experiences of space, sound, and play. This experiences intend to evoke new associations, values and meanings in order to keep alive existing archives of   

Workshop Synergy: Interdisciplinary Practice and Theory

Overview of workshop Interdisciplinarity and interdisciplinary research are widely acclaimed as being loci of innovation and new knowledge, and ways of solving difficult diverse problems with the capacity to bridge epistemological and ontological divides. Such practices involve many challenges, precisely because they necessarily cross disciplinary boundaries. These challenges are variously technical, methodological, philosophical, financial, institutional   

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“Mixing-Up the Library” by Dan Norton winner of the Soft Control – Grid Spinoza -Spring Sessions #1 residency grant

Period of residency: from the 31st of May to the 1st of July 2013. After going through 39 project proposals, the Soft Control – Grid Spinoza – Spring Sessions #1 Jury has selected the project “Mixing-Up the Library” by the artist Dan Norton. During his residency in Hangar, Dan Norton is going to carry out   


Sound, Listening and Technique

with John Grzinich 22nd–24th April 2013 coord. Pedro Tudela (FBAUP) At Cooperativa dos Pedreiros, Porto Free Registration In this workshop we will discuss, analyze and implement various ‘techniques of the body’, as Marcel Mauss put it, in specific regard to how we as humans sonify our existence through the very movements and gestures we make.   


Media Art Histories: RENEW

ART+COMMUNICATION 2013 Media Art Histories: RENEW The 5th International Conference on the Histories of Media Art, Science and Technology in collaboration with the 15th International Festival for New Media Culture “Art+Communication” Riga, October 8–12, 2013 The Media Art Histories: Renew conference will host three days of keynotes, panels and poster sessions on the histories of   


Enter 6: Biopolis

6th art | sci | tech biennale held in Prague, Czech Republic April 4–7, 2013 Exhibitions | Performances | Lectures | Debates | Workshops | Screenings Organized by CIANT Enter 6: Biopolis calls for theory and practice based proposals addressing uncertainty of the division between natural and artificial, novel approaches in interaction between body and   


MutaMorphosis: Tribute to Uncertainty

Wow!! A Mutamorphosis II event!! I went to the first one and thought it was one of the most amazing conferences that I had EVER been to! … Really looking forward to this event!” Rachel Armstrong, TED Fellow MutaMorphosis is a conference on mutant futures and a platform for sustained mutalogues. The first MutaMorphosis conference   


SOFT CONTROL: Art, Science and the Technological Unconscious

http://www.kiblix.org   Multimedia Centre KIBLA, Maribor and Koroška galerija likovnih umetnosti (KGLU), Slovenj Gradec announce the international contemporary art project – entitled “SOFT CONTROL: Art, Science and the Technological Unconscious” – to be held from November 14 to December 15, 2012. SOFT CONTROL: Art, Science and the Technological Unconscious exhibition, conference, workshops, lectures Dates: November