Switch - Creative Social Network in collaboration with Associazione Culturale Nub and Tempo Reale present Taming Technology, a two day program including performances, DJ sets, installations, lectures and workshops exploring the territory between music, art and new media. The focus will be on practices such as physical computing, interface and interaction design, hardware hacking and biological computation, framed as fields of research capable of providing new connections between the virtual domain and the physical world.
Taking part in the program will be: Giulio Ammendola, Lilian Beidler, Holo Unplugged Laptop Ensemble, Francesco Giomi, Ivan Henriques, Alessandro Ludovico, Matteo Marangoni, Damiano Meacci, Slugabed, Eddie Spanier, Transductors Connections, Quiet Ensemble and Tom Verbruggen.
The program will take place on april 22nd and 23rd at the Associazione Culturale Nub in Montale (PT) and in Florence on april 29th and 30th at the historical prison complex of Le Murate and at the club Cargo. The project has the support of the Comune di Firenze and of the Embassy of The Kingdom of the Netherlands in Rome.
Thursday october 2nd, ex-macelli, Prato, www.freeshout.it
at 18:00 - lecture:
“purloined letters again, distributed persons in network music”
with Alberto De Campo, Echo Ho, Hannes Hoelzl, Julian Rohrhuber e Renate Wieser (Powerbooks Unplugged), on Live Coding as a collective algorithmical improvisation practice.
starting at 21:00 - live:
On 11.07.08 at the Pettini-Burresi parc on the outskirts of Florence, SoundKino organized a program of audiovisual performances with 6.1 surround sound.
Flushingdevice + Valentina Besegher
Tempo Room – studio II, video quartet
Giorgia (Metùo)+ SndSucker + Airone
Eusebio Porno + Sonny Cute
Moving Sound> are sound paths weaving patterns and creating links in the geography of social spaces in the contemporary city. A meeting point between different forms and styles, Moving Sound gives voice to the practice of digital sound manipulation spreading spontaneously outside dance clubs and musical academies.
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