Monday, April 12, 2010

Communikey Festival presents workshops, performances, interactivity April 15-17 in ATLAS



The annual Communikey Festival of Electronic Arts comes to ATLAS Thursday-Saturday, April 15-17, with live performances, workshops and interactive projects. Events in ATLAS include:

Make A Baby

Workshops with Lucky Dragons, Thursday, April 15, ATLAS Black Box theater (Photo 4)

The experimental duo Lucky Dragons, consisting of Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara of Los Angeles, use homemade hardware and software to translate data generated by skin contact into visualizations and sound generated by the group interaction.
Only three workshop slots remain open: 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Register for a workshop by e-mailing workshops@communikey.us.

Sharing Visual Ideas in Processing

Workshop with composer Peter Kirn, 2-4p.m. Friday, April 16, ATLAS Cofrin Auditorium

Using the free and open source Processing software, Peter Kirn, a faculty member at the Parsons New School for Design and a Ph.D. student at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, will introduce the basics of using code and will assign sonic and visual elements, and then will share an audiovisual sketchpad in a networked collaboration.

Sonic Chop Shop Workshop

Featuring D Numbers (Photo 3), noon-2 p.m. Friday, April 16, ATLAS Black Box theater

Audience members are encouraged to bring their own instruments, music loops, drum machines, sequencers, mixing boards and their voices to this music fusion workshop. D Numbers, a three-person group from Santa Fe, will blend the sounds into an electro-acoustic music experience.

DIY Headcase

Featuring White Rainbow (Photo 2) and Lucky Dragons, 7-9 p.m. Friday, April 16, ATLAS Black Box theater

Lucky Dragons and White Rainbow, a psychedelic, electronic, experimental music project of Adam Forkner of Portland, Ore., spotlight DIY craftsmanship and aesthetics in a live performance amplified in the high fidelity setting of the Black Box theater.
Tickets, which are $5 for students and $10 for non-students, can be purchased at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/105426.

Mutek A/Visions

Featuring Artificiel, using an audio-modulated Tesla coil (Photo 1) as a live instrument, 7-9 p.m. Saturday, April 17, ATLAS Black Box theater

Alexandre Burton, Julien Roy and Jimmy Lakatos make up Artificiel, a group based in Montreal, Canada. They will perform their latest project, POWEr, which uses an audio-modulated Tesla coil as a live instrument. Electrical arcs produced by the coil are generated and transformed in an ongoing, real-time audiovisual process. Also featuring Xavier van Wersch from The Hague Tickets for the event are $20 and can be purchased at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/105342.

3 comments:

  1. Heya¡­my very first comment on your site. ,I have been reading your blog for a while and thought I would completely pop in

    and drop a friendly note. . It is great stuff indeed. I also wanted to ask..is there a way to subscribe to your site via

    email?





    Electrical Projects for Students

    ReplyDelete
  2. Learnt many through this blog, interesting post, nice ideas, very glad to read this blog, keep such matters....




    EEE projects

    ReplyDelete
  3. Projects are Fully hands-on manner only in Wiztech Automation. In Final year Projects 100% Practical methods only Followed by Wiztech to Improve the Student Knowledge in each and every part of the Projects. Wiztech Handle all domains in Engineering Field. We having the Latest IEEE Project and NON-IEEE Projects. So only Wiztech having the best Name among the Final Year Project Center .

    Final Year Projects in Chennai
    Final Year Project centres in Chennai
    Final Year Projects in Chennai
    IEEE Projects in Chennai
    IEEE Project Centers in Chennai
    Best Final Year Project Centres in Chennai
    Mechanical Projects in Chennai
    Mechanical Project Centers in Chennai
    Mechanical Project Centres in Chennai


    ReplyDelete