14>30.09 - City Sonic 2016 - International Sound Art Festival

90 belgian & international participants 8 places (exhibitions & events) 12 audio urbain days in Mons  & 3 special events in Bruxelles 10 events (concerts, performances, conferences, guided tours…) 3 workshop & ateliers Sonic Kids citysonic.be  facebook.com/events/1829718210583803 After an extended edition in the framework of "Mons2015, European Capital of Culture", City Sonic returns to its pirate and p...

 The Lumen Prize, a global award for digital art

September 29th, 2016, Lumen Prize launches its fifth annual global tour, exhibiting the winners and shortlisted works in London, Shanghai, Leeds, New York City and Caerphilly Castle Wales. The tour will also include one-night Lumen Highlight events in London, Swansea and Cardiff.  The international award Lumen Prize also called Global Award & Tour for Digital Art, celebrates the power and the potential of new media art creations around the world. Launche...

CURRENTS 2017: Call for Submissions. International New Media Festival.

CURRENTS is an international NEW MEDIA ART festival. We showcase a variety of art that pushes the boundaries of art and technology, experimental films, installation, and performance. This is a call for our 2017 show June 9th-25th 2017 in Santa fe, New Mexico. Last year we counted over 7,000 visitors at our festival events.  CURRENTS’ curators look for the unique ways artists use technology as a tool for expression and communication, and ways that scientists, programmers and develop...

ElectrOctobass + , recorded live in Strasbourg

Shawn Mativetsky (tablas, Montréal), Jérôme Bourdellon (flutes, octobass, Nancy) et Bruno de Chénerilles (live electronics, Strasbourg). Strasbourg - May 29th, 2016. An amazing trio travelling through acoustic instrumental sounds and surprising electronic lanscapes. Un trio acoustic + électro détonnant qui vous fera voyager dans des sonorités instrumentales acoustiques et des paysages électroniques inattendus. whole concert on / conc...

Animaze explores the world of animation in Montreal

Animaze is an international film festival and conference exploring the world of animation in all its diversity. Filmmakers and professionals from over 45 countries will converge on Montreal from August 18-21 to celebrate the art and science of animation.  Now in its third year, ANIMAZE is bringing a world of animation to Montreal. With a selection of over 170 short and feature-length animated films at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, an outdoor 360º Dome with planetarium-style ...

SIGNAL. 8 MINUTES AFTER

At the beginning of February this year I took a series of photos with an astronomic telescope thus observing the dynamics of sunspots. Knowing the approximate distance Sun-Earth (149.597.870 km) we may say that the 8 minutes light needs to travel to us create an illusion of the present.  Assuming that the observed point A (The Sun) is represented by loudspeaker 1 and the point of observation B (the position of the observatory at that time) by loudspeaker 2 we reach an interval or a momen...

МАТРЁШКА : Steganographic Music album by BCK

Title : МАТРЁШКА Artist : BCK MKA audio file, 29:54 / 360 Mo Music by Nicolas Montgermont & RYBN.ORG Recorded live / Enregistré aux ateliers Uchronies, Malakoff le 11 mars 2016 Cover art : BCK & Imagenumérique Production : Uncanny UNC 007 - 2016 Distributed under the Free Art License 1.3   МАТРЁШКА is an improvised sound piece by BCK, recorded in March 2016 at the Ateliers Uchronies in Malakoff, France. The sound is construct...

#Call – arts-numeriques.info WatchLab / #artnumerique #mediaart

In the framework of the arts-numeriques.info WatchLab, Transcultures launch a call for collaborations to an artist/developer to rethink the project arts-numeriques.info and develop a series of tools to sustain the network and reach an audience wider. The selected candidate will work closely with Jacques Urbanska, project initiator and now Media Arts/Networks projects manager @ Transcultures. A budget of 2 000 € is scheduled for this first step of ...

[news] Demo: + 100 works available

Over 100 of my works are available under their video version at format 3gp for smartphone. Discover and download them with no limit: http://numericart.free.fr/mobile.html H 11004_badlands_Demo © 2011 Philippe Herzog - Numeric'Art ...

Datasmog live (Festival Vision'R 2016)

  L:ED has introduced its new creation Datasmog at the Vision'R Festival 2016.   Datasmog aims to illustrate the immersivity of nowadays digital practices by, on the one hand, drowning a living being into digital streams of images and sounds, and, on the other hand showing the permanence of the immersed self and the way it reacts and integrates that streams. To do so, Datasmog is blending together several techniques like contorsionism, contact juggling...

10 places around the world for digital art events

From Switzerland to Mexico, Spain to Japan by way of Greece or Germany, Digitalarti Media comes back on 10 digital art events our editors have covered in 2015 and 2016. Thank you to all the partner festivals for your trust.  MAPPPING FESTIVAL & ELECTRON FESTIVAL - GENEVA Mapping Festival 2016 in Geneva has once again exuded a refreshing, pioneering spirit with kinetic installations deconstructing space, a wealth of interactive workshops and a...

Virtual Reality’s Impact on People with Depression

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In a study done by The Royal College of Psychiatrists, it was indicated that immersive intervention from virtual reality could have a positive clinical effect, especially to those who are patients of depression. The results are further supported by studies from UCL and ICREA (University of Barcelona). What is depression? Depression is a serious mood disorder with severe symptoms which affect the way a person thinks, feels, and handles daily activities. Some signs of depression include irritabi...

INTERACTIVE VJING : Jim Rolland vs MediCament

Following a call for applications, I was selected by the French Institute in Morocco for a two-week creative residency at the French Institute of Agadir in June 2016. The aim was to achieve a set of interactive Vjing on traditional southern Moroccan music. The group with which I was led to work is called MediCament. Their charismatic leader, Mehdi Qamoum, plays guembri (traditional instrument of the Gnawa music) and sings beautifully. His seven musicians are on drums, guitar, bass, keyboar...