Helsinki

Opening of BURN_SLOW

Opening of BURN_SLOW

Pixelache Helsinki

May

21

Fri

16:00 – 18:00

10–15°C

few clouds

BURN_SLOW: Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio Art for Mental Well-Being.
Burn_Slow Online Program:
Lectures and demonstrations of artists-researchers exploring sonic ecology, sustainability and mental health in sound art:
• Maija DEMITERE “Slow Media Art – Sustainable Sound Installation” – a lecture on on Slow media art and issues of sustainability
• Krista DINTERE “Extending Time” – a lecture on time and listening methods in sound art for slowing down
• Ieva VĪKSNE “Healing depression using realtime mental activity driven audio
meditation" – a presentation on biometric data driven meditiation
- Short presentations by workshop leads which rise the research questions worked upon during skillsharing workshops on the next day:
• Jacob Remin “To Soothe the Body Electric”
• John Grzinich “Sensing a Site: telematic sound”
• Mantautas Krukauskas “Artistic diffusion of sound in space”
• Derek Holzer “Sounds of Futures Past”
- Online discussion on “Sound Art for Mental Ecology” moderated by Laura
GUSTAFSSON, creative co-director of PIXELACHE festival.
"Burn_Slow: Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio Art for Mental Well-Being" 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 project consists of lectures, skillsharing workshops, discussion and innovative joint networked sound art performance. As an outcome at least 10 new sound art pieces will be produced and included in festival PIXELACHE 2021 BURN____ audio programme in Helsinki on 6-13 June and shared online in participating Nordic–Baltic countries.
Project funded by Nordic Council of Ministers.
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Application form: https://forms.gle/7xCTTLZKXctJPGU26
Burn_Slow project page: https://burn.aste.gallery/
Burn_Slow facebook event: https://fb.me/e/6M8XW1xhU
PIXELACHE festival: https://burn.pixelache.ac/
ASTE. Art, Science, Technology, Education: https://aste.gallery/en/

Pixelache Helsinki

Fri 21 May 2021 16:00 – 18:00

10–15°C

few clouds