June 2009 Blog Posts (33)

Zürich: POOL/LOOP 02. - 04. Juli 09

Two Freak-Media Days
Three adventurous Music Nights

Ziel von POOL/LOOP ist die lustvolle und aktive Auseinandersetzung mit zeitgenössischer elektronischer Kunst und Musik. Es wird Krachen, Klicken, Wummern, Dröhnen, Säuseln, Quietschen und Fiepen. Es darf gebastelt, geschnitten, gesägt, gelötet, getanzt, gefeiert und gebadet werden.


Added by robi alexander on June 30, 2009 at 6:30pm — No Comments


'Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven'

Added by body pixel on June 30, 2009 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

International Live-media Floor Call for participants

International Live-media Floor

Call for participants

deadline 19 September

The call for participation is now open for the International Live-Media Floor of Netmage 10 a festival aimed to explore media innovation within the context of electronic arts that will take place in Bologna from the 28th to the 30th January 2010.

The Live-Media Floor is the main section of the Netmage festival program, an international platform to confront practices of generating and/or… Continue

Added by Gilles Jobin on June 28, 2009 at 10:18am — 1 Comment

ETP phase 1 :: workshop in prague | field report

Prague (Ivor Diosi) participated in the trial bridge effort between Dresden and Madrid using this minimalist setup on my table, with my faithful oprec-testing doll:

image 1: actuality 2009-04-25

Here's a slightly zoomed picture of the cameras I had at my disposal. To the left is a Creative Optia AF, a very solid webcam in its category. To the right is the camera module from TrackIR 4 Pro, which is in essence an infrared USB… Continue

Added by European Tele-Plateaus on June 26, 2009 at 7:40am — 1 Comment

ETP phase 1 :: discussion about networked artistic practices

At April 21, 2009 @ DOX – Centre for Contemporary Art Prague, a discussion about networked artistic practices took place.


Thomas Dumke (DE), Georg Hajdu (DE), Johan Melin (SE), Klaus Nicolai(DE), Marlon Barrios Solano (VE/USA), Andrea Szigetvári (HU), Frieder Weiß (DE)

This discussion was an introduction of the state-of-the-art of experimental practices in the field of networked and/or distributed creativity. Concepts and people behind two leading… Continue

Added by European Tele-Plateaus on June 26, 2009 at 6:00am — No Comments

Fourth intensive workshops/ Buenos Aires Argentina /Vacía de Espacio theater dance company


IMPRODANCE (DANCE IMPROVISATION): The improvisation as action intution.

For studens of dance, theatre or anybody interested in it. Beginners welcomed.

The improvisation as a language itself, as a tool, and as scenic building is neither new nor only for dance. From differents artistic areas such as the sixties and seventees "Hapenings" and jam sessions, the pleasure of this experences continue gathering us like the old rituals.… Continue

Added by Carolina De Luca on June 25, 2009 at 9:59pm — No Comments

promo time for the joyce

check it. love it. read all about it.
and dance your butts off too!

Added by Mathew Heggem on June 25, 2009 at 9:25pm — No Comments

Madrid-HelloWorld!, Contemporary Stage Creation and New Technologies

What is HelloWorld!

The project aims to foster the dialog between new technologies and performing arts, considering that in our city is more common to find works based in installations, contemporary art or interactive and non performative works. We will try to explore stage possibilities of new technologies by creating a small format project production platform for contemporary theater. And therefore, to explore different disciplines such as moving artes, object theater, children… Continue

Added by helena febres fraylich on June 25, 2009 at 10:27am — No Comments

ETP Phase 1 :: Workshop in Prague

In the framework of enter4 – the 4th International Art | Science | Technology Festival in Prague (18th – 25th April 2009) the first workshop of ETP-project took place.

So, the aim of Prague-workshop was to get an introduction from the beginning of using the motion sensing system Kalypso. The networked environment »body-spaces_09explorations« was the basis for the workshop – mainly carried out by the TMA.

Proposed artistic production, testing, presentation and sustainable… Continue

Added by European Tele-Plateaus on June 25, 2009 at 8:51am — No Comments

3rd World Congress on Dance Research and 18th General Assembly of the CID

3rd World Congress on Dance Research

and 18th General Assembly of the CID

Malaga, Spain, 15-19 July 2009

You are cordially invited to attend the largest gathering of dance specialists world-wide, the best opportunity to showcase one's work to a wide audience of practitioners, dance teachers, choreographers, researchers, journalists, organizers and suppliers.

Over 500 conferees from 50 countries of the 5 continents are attended this year.

The… Continue

Added by Gilles Jobin on June 25, 2009 at 4:39am — No Comments

Interview with "engineer in the arts" Frieder Weiss in Prague April 2009

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In this interview, the engineer in the arts and software developer Frieder Weiss, takes us across his experience in several collaborative projects: from his pioneering explorations as a part of Palindrome Intermedia Group to the impressive and awarded Mortal Engine in collaboration with the australian… Continue

Added by Marlon Barrios Solano on June 24, 2009 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Curso Internacional de Artes Performativas

Curso Internacional de Artes Performativas

de 27 Julho a 14 Agosto

Um lugar de encontro, aprendizagem e partilha, focalizado na experiência dos processos criativos, na área da dança contemporânea e de outras artes performativas.

fcVERÃO é uma parceria Forum Dança e c.e.m - centro em movimento.

Workshops com: Lúcia Lemos, Amélia Bentes, Miguel Loureiro, Bruno Listopad, Sofia Neuparth, Ainhoa Vidal, K.J.Holmes, Tiago Guedes, Peter Michael Dietz e João… Continue

Added by Gilles Jobin on June 24, 2009 at 1:42pm — No Comments

In-Presentable 09 in Madrid...meet you there!

Hello all,

I will be in Madrid for the European Tele-Plateaus 2nd session from the 26th to the 28th of June.

Is also very cool that I will be able to attend to some events of the Im-presentable 09 (Un-presentable un-showable) cool name!

Find out more about this interesting festival, their activities for the next days and its peculiar… Continue

Added by Marlon Barrios Solano on June 24, 2009 at 4:30am — No Comments

Grading Matters

Currently the Edinburgh International Film Festival, short EIFF, is running and bringing together a fantastic selection of films as well as very interesting people from the moving image industry.

Last Thursday the restored version of The Red Shoes was shown at the Filmhouse, unfortunately I could not make it. However when it screened 2/3 years ago in the cinema at 2pm on a Tuesday afternoon, I… Continue

Added by CreationEditor on June 22, 2009 at 5:24am — No Comments

SDHS 2009 Conference at Stanford University, California, USA 19 - 22 June

The 2009 conference of SDHS (Society of Dance History Scholars) Topographies, Site, Bodies, Technologies was held at Stanford University, California, USA this year.

I presented two papers: The first was an individual paper presentation delivered from my Second Life Wellington Railway Station - In the Company of Strangers - Negotiating the parameters of Indeterminacy; a study of the Roaming Body and Departure in Urban Spaces.

The second paper was entitled: The Human… Continue

Added by Mike Baker on June 22, 2009 at 3:00am — No Comments

Interview with Marlon Barrios Solano: On Dance-Tech and dance embodiment, part ll

This is a second part of interview with M.B. Solano. Read the first part: Interview with Marlon Barrios Solano: Dancers moved by Technology

Photo: Amelia by LaLaLa Human Steps (c)

Where does your interest in technology come from in your life? You teach contact dance, yoga, zazen, but you are hooked up to… Continue

Added by body pixel on June 20, 2009 at 11:00am — No Comments

Interview with Marlon Barrios Solano: Dancers moved by Technology, part l

In the history of dance only few dancers and choreographers were considered as sort of tech related investigators…

With the expansion of new media art, the wider use of Internet, user friendly applications, multi-functionality of modern age, and the whole DIY scene that has grown up so fast; dancers and choreographers realized that technology could be a new challenging platform for them.

Therefore, they decided to invite… Continue

Added by body pixel on June 20, 2009 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Interview with Jan Fabre: insects are the oldest computers

Jan Fabre is an example of a renaissance man… it’s hard to catch all fields of contemporary art he had influenced over the last three decades…

His performers are ‘true blue’ oriented towards ideas and processes he’s creating with them. It’s a mutual interaction above all, an interaction which creates new physical, emotional and mental spaces. The idea of kinetics or techniques makes no sense in his… Continue

Added by body pixel on June 20, 2009 at 10:30am — No Comments

Global Dance Contest

Sadler's Wells Theatre in London, the world's leading venue for international dance is searching for new talent to perform on stage in front of a live audience.

All you need to do is choreograph, perform and film an original piece of dance and enter it into our Global Dance Contest 2009. As well as receiving a cash prize, the winner of the contest will be invited to perform live at Sadler's Wells in January 2010 at Sadler's Wells Sampled, our yearly showcase of the best in dance from… Continue

Added by Global Dance Contest on June 17, 2009 at 9:56am — No Comments

transmediale Award 2010 & Vilém Flusser Theory Award 2010 - Call for Entries

transmediale Award 2010 & Vilém Flusser Theory Award 2010

Call for Entries


Conditions of Entry


Please use the online application for all entries. In order to do so the applicant must first register as a site user. More than one work may submitted by the same artist, using a… Continue

Added by body pixel on June 16, 2009 at 3:30am — No Comments

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