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Live Stage: Experiments on the Notation of Shapes [hk Hong Kong]

ens1.jpgExperiments on the Notation of Shapes by Joao Vasco Paiva :: February 12 – April 4, 2010 :: Opening Reception: February 12; 7:00 – 9:00 pm :: Artist Talk: March 24; 7:00 pm :: Unmeasured Music: March 31; 7.30 pm :: I/O (Input/ Output), 31 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong.

Experiments on the Notation of Shapes by Portuguese artist and Hong Kong resident, Joao Vasco Paiva, is a generative multi-channel video installation where Hong Kong cityscapes are used as coordinates for sound synthesis. Computational translation, footage of urban planning and architectural elements are used as a musical score. In this work, a post-apocalyptic aura consumes the concrete form of the metropolis. Two wall-based projections present Hong Kong cityscapes. The city, its emptiness and its structure are kept in “time images” that solicit contemplation. Continue reading

Feb 9, 2010
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Live Stage: Linton, First, Takeishi [us NYC]

linton.jpgDavid Linton: Bicameral Research Sound & Projection System with special guests David First & Satoshi Takeishi (60 Hz Raga) :: February 13, 2010; 8:30 – 10:30 pm :: Roulette, 20 Greene Street, (between Canal and Grand Streets), New York, NY.

David Linton’s interactive analogue audio video feedback system provides the vibrational foundation for an evening length extended time audio visual improvisation with David Linton – interactive sound and live video and invited guests David First on guitar & electronics and Satoshi Takeishi on percussion.

David Linton (born Newburgh NY in 1956) is a Time based multiple media artist traveling the vectors of sound, subculture, and signal flow. He has been active in the downtown NYC experimental arts community for 30 years. Continue reading

Feb 7, 2010
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Live Stage: IRZU on Tour [fr Paris]

6.jpgIRZU (Institute for Sonic Arts Research) (Paris part3) :: with Miha Ciglar (Sound) and Nika Autor – (Video) :: Sunday, January 24, 2010, 6:30pm – 11:00pm :: at La Generale nord-est, 14 avenue Parmentier, Paris, France

IRZU is presenting the last event within the “Paris” component of the project “IRZU on Tour”, which is going to continue on 5 continents throughout 2010. “IRZU on Tour” features a series of artistic productions and research projects of the IRZU institute. On Sunday the piece “Sonic beams / Acoustic shadows” will be premiered at the venue “La Generale” in Paris, France. Continue reading

Jan 23, 2010
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Live Stage: Art’s Birthday 2010: on site [at Graz], on air [at ORF]

kunst.jpgKunstradio live from Graz: Art’s Birthday 2010 :: January 16, 2010 and January 17, 2010 ::

In the 1,000.047th year of Art’s existence, Kunstradio celebrates in the artist-run-space ESC in the Austrian regional capital Graz with a two-day-birthday-celebration including performances, media installations, a panel discussion, concerts etc. on site, and extending the “Fete Permanente” with the Art’s Birthday network on air and online.

NO BIRTHDAY WITHOUT PRESENTS! Please upload your audio/video gifts to Art at Continue reading

Jan 15, 2010
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Live Stage: Brian Alfred: Its Already the End of the World with 9 soundtracks [us New York, NY]

alfred.jpgBrian Alfred :: solo exhibit: It’s Already The End Of The World :: Friday, January 15, 2010 to February 20, 2010 :: Opening Reception: January 15, 2010 from 6:00 -9:00 p.m. :: NOSAJ THING will perform :: at Haunch of Venison, 1230 Avenue of the Americas between 48th and 49th Street, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10020 :: Telephone: +1 212 259 0000

Sawako Kato created one of the soundtracks for this animation. Other musicians are Flying Lotus, Ghislain Poirier, Ezekiel Honig, Roberto Carlos Lange, The One AM Radio, I am Robot And Proud, Marc Hellner and Shuta Hasunuma. Each musician created a soundtrack for the same video work, so, there are 9 different versions of music for the one animation.

Jan 15, 2010
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Reblogged Right Here, Right Now – HC Gilje’s Networks of Specificity

Posted by Mitchell Whitelaw on Teeming Void: This essay was commissioned by Hordaland Kunstsenter in Bergen, Norway, to coincide with HC Gilje’s solo exhibition blink (video below). It looks at Gilje’s recent work – which spans audiovisual installation, performance, hardware, and networked forms – through the notion of specificity (developed earlier here).

blink (hc gilje 2009) from hc gilje on Vimeo.

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Jan 10, 2010
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Live Stage: Multimedia Cabaret [us Brooklyn]

monkey.jpgMultimedia Cafe with Nick Hallett :: Saturday, January 16, 2010 :: 8:00pm – 11:00pm :: at Monkey Town, 58 N 3rd between Kent and Wythe, Brooklyn, NY.

An intimate multimedia cabaret avec your host Nicklcat et ses amis…Katie Eastburn (synthetic chasoneuse extraordinaire), Shana Moulton (video-performance-kunst), Ben Coonley (kunst-video-performance) and Shelley Burgon on her angelic harp…

This is your last chance to dine on divine monkey town cuisine whilst enjoying the artisans… Continue reading

Jan 7, 2010
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Live Stage: Tristan Perich + Lesley Flanigan [us NYC]

tris.jpgTristan Perich, Lesley Flanigan and the NOW Ensemble :: December 18, 2009; 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. :: Galapagos Art Space, 16 Main St., Brooklyn, NY.

New Amsterdam Records and the Archipelago Series present Tristan Perich and Lesley Flanigan as they wrap up their 22-show tour across the USA with a final performance this Friday at Galapagos. Perich and Flanigan will be joined by the fiery contemporary music group NOW Ensemble.

In his new half-hour duet, Dual Synthesis (for harpsichord and four-channel 1-bit electronics), Perich choreographs a lush intersection between antique keyboard instrument and primitive electronics. Continue reading

Dec 16, 2009
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Analogous Interactions: Call for Works

icmc.jpgAnalogous Interactions @ International Computer Music Conference :: June 1-5, 2010 :: New York City :: Call for Works — Deadline: December 31, 2009.

Analogous invites proposals for presentation at Analogous Interactions events for the International Computer Music Conference, taking place at Stony Brook University, in association with New York University, and the Electronic Music Foundation of New York City. Works should explore the intersection of computer music and emergent phenomena — including, but not limited to, generative sound- and video-works, performative ecologies and installations, live-coding and musical improvisation, reality-based games and social experiments, biomedical hacking and new technology, artificial intelligence and chaordic systems. Continue reading

Dec 12, 2009
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Live Stage: Sawako Kato’s Nijika [us Brooklyn, NY]

nij.jpgNIJIKA : EVENT @ SHARE :: December 6, 2009; 8:00 – 11:30 pm :: Issue Project Room, 232 3rd St. (at 3rd Ave), 3rd Fl, Brooklyn, NY.

. . . an ephemeral intimate event about light and sound . . . like fireflies and crickets in the city… NIJIKA@SHARE is the special event version of Sawako’s installation “Nijika” with o.blaat as a special guest. “Nijika” created an ephemeral environment with physically modulated video projections, lights and sound. It is an installation as well as a nomadic salon, a performance stage, and a part of everyday life.

Also, Share’s weekly open jam will be going on before & after the performance as usual. so bring your portable audio/visual devices!

Dec 5, 2009
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