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Burn_Slow: Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio Art for Mental Well-Being

Burn_Slow: Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio Art for Mental Well-Being

Pixelache Helsinki

May

22

Sat

19:00 – 20:30

8–12°C

clear sky

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Burn_Slow ir starptautisks lekciju, meistarklašu un koncertu cikls mentālās ekoloģijas izpētei un kopšanai caur skaņas mākslas praksi. 10 labākie projektā attīstītie skaņdarbi tiks iekļauti PIXELACHE festivāla audio programmā un saņems 200 eur. Pasākums norisināsies angļu valodā.
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Burn_Slow unites experienced and young sound artists and art students from 6 Nordic and Baltic countries to create a Sound and Radio Art programme exploring mental ecology and the therapeutic aspects of sound making in times of social seclusion. Online programme on May 21st and 22nd consists of lectures, skill-sharing workshops, discussion and innovative joint networked sound art performance. 10 best sound art pieces (as decided by an experienced jury) will be included in festival PIXELACHE 2021 BURN___ audio program on June 6th – 13th in Helsinki and online, and rewarded 200 euro artist fee.

Apply for workshop: https://forms.gle/7xCTTLZKXctJPGU26

Burn_Slow ONLINE PROGRAM
May 21–22
May 21 16:00 - 19:00 EEST (Helsinki Time Zone):
Lectures and demonstrations of artists-researchers exploring sonic ecology, sustainability and mental health via biometric data driven systems, various listening methods and other techniques in sound art, PIXELACHE festival audio program presentation, and moderated panel discussion on "Sound Art for Mental Ecology"

May 22:
Online Skill-sharing workshops and collaborative online sound art improvisation:
- JACOB REMIN “To Soothe the Body Electric” – a sound meditation on loss of control and algorithmic agency
- JOHN GRZINICH “Sensing a Site: telematic sound” – on remoteness and telematic sharing possibilities to raise awareness of ecology
- MANTAUTAS KRUKAUSKAS “Artistic diffusion of sound in space” – on innovations of spatialised sound
- DEREK HOLZER “Sounds of Futures Past” – on speculative design of historically informed electronic instruments
- 19:00 EEST (Helsinki Time Zone) Collaborative online real-time sound improvisation by workshop leads and participants to join and/or enjoy
*Look online for detailed workshop descriptions: https://burn.aste.gallery/

May 23rd – May 30th Remote joint and individual work on sound and radio art projects

May 31st – June 1st Jury decision on 10 young artist pieces for Pixelache festival programme

June 6th – June 13th Sound and Radio art programme playback on PIXELACHE festival audio program

Burn_Slow project page: https://burn.aste.gallery/
PIXELACHE festival: https://festival.pixelache.ac/
ASTE. Art, Science, Technology, Education: https://aste.gallery/en/
Application form: https://forms.gle/7xCTTLZKXctJPGU26

 

For questions:
info@mplab.lv
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Burn_Slow. Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio art for Mental Well-Being is organised by media art organization ASTE. Art, Science, Technology, Education (Latvia) and Liepaja University Art Research Lab, in close collaboration with PIXELACHE festival, New Media department of Estonian Academy of Arts and other Nordic-Baltic art schools. PIXELACHE (FI) festival marks its 20th anniversary this year – it is a unique cultural festival in Nordics, that promotes emergent trans-disciplinary practices and thinking between art, design, technology, research and activism.

Pixelache Helsinki

Sat 22 May 2021 19:00 – 20:30

8–12°C

clear sky