Digitalarti News's blog

ELEKTRA 16 - beyond audio

For the 16th year running, the Elektra festival will take place mid-May in Montreal. Centred on the theme of Post-Audio, this programme offers performances and installations that look at the influence of sound on our psyche and explore the different phenomena of listening… ...

VIA and EXIT festivals: a digital alchemy

Conceived as partner events, festivals VIA in Maubeuge – associated with Mons, European Capital of culture 2015 – and EXIT in Créteil put into shape with still more attention this year all the components of a digital alchemy that embraces all artistic domains from stage creation and installations to immersive cinema. ...

Aram Bartholl : A new way of curating digital art

Berlin-based conceptual artist Aram Bartholl is well known for his work around digital and physical world relationships. He is also the inventor of a unique and playful way to display digital art : the Speed ​​Show. Introducing what could be called " the new wave of digital curating ". ...

Thomas Li Vigni / Techfest 2015: a digital experience in India

Digital painting artist Thomas Li Vigni experienced the Indian event Techfest, the "Asia’s largest science and technology festival". As every year since 1998, the 2015 edition of Techfest took place early January at IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bombay Campus, one of the 15 institutes of technologies in India and the oldest one of them. ...

Happy new year 2015

  ...

Nyloïd: impulsive organic mechanics

Recently rewarded with an Excellence Awards at Japan Media Arts Festival 2014, Nyloïd reveals itself as one of the most organic robotic performance never made, and as a truly fascinating experience to watch. ...

First Hershman Leeson retrospective at ZKM

  Multimedia artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson has been one of the first artists to investigate the issue of human identity on its contentious link with a growing technological society, subdued by consumerism and principles of surveillance, stressing out the interpenetration between real and virtual worlds and between human and machines.  ...