Starting today, Kernel Festival will enliven Villa Tittoni Traversi in Desio (MB) with the concert and visual mapping performance Envisioning Beethoven. This new show combines two different languages and expressive dimensions: symphonic music and audiovisual mapping.
Screencity Lab will take part in the Prix Italia panel "Street Art Stories" with the presence of "City as Context" program co-curator Mirjam Struppek (Interactionfield).
Here below the detailed description of the panel.
From 09:00 to 13:00 - RAI, Museo della Radio e TV (Museum Hall), via Verdi n°16, Torino
This year's fourth edition of Toolkit Festival will bring to Venice some of the most interesting examples of interactive contemporary art, presenting in three days incredible experiences developed at the intersection between art, performance, music and technology, interaction and new medias.
Turin, 20-25 September 2014. The video program "City as Context", developed in the context of Waterpieces Festival by SCL, will be presented during Prix Italia (Turin, 20-25 September 2014) as a double screen installation (RAI, Museo della Radio e TV, via Verdi n°16, Room C1). The framework is the Prix Italia Street Art Stories Project: as walls in street art, the urban screen could become an urban canvas for video artist and filmmakers.
City Farm, at Division Street and Clybourn Avenue, is partnering with the art group Art Depth for an interactive art, sustainability and farming festival called "Sustainable Vows", an exhibit to occur at multiple locations across Chicago during the month of October 2014 to celebrate Art Depth's 5th Annual.
The 2014 edition of the event INST-INT will be held in Minneapolis between 25-27 September. INST-INT explores the intersection of art, technology and interaction: installation art, interactive art, responsive environments, smart objects and the art of creating engaging experiences are the main topics of the event.
Raindance Web Fest in association with Dailymotion video platform launched a web series pilot competition: the plots posted online before the 15th of September 2014 may win a £2500 award from Dailymotion towards the production of the series, a post-production help by Dailymotion Paris studio and a space on the Dailymotion's homepage to improve the process of audience creation.
In 2014 selected art pieces of the festival section "Neighbourhood Projections – Screen Passage" will go on tour to different places around the globe such as Berlin, Riga, Ceresole Reale, Aarhus and Melbourne. The aim is to explore the effect of our art screenings in diverse public contexts and surroundings.
16 August, 22:00 Kronvalda Park - Riga.
A collection of shorts (video art, animation, live action) in which the city acts not just as a background but as a character in the story. The purpose is to show how the urban environment that surrounds us plays an important role in our way of life and shapes our thinking and perception.
Tonight the selection made by Screencity Lab "City as a contest" will be screened at the Waterpieces Festival ( 7:30 pm - Peldosais Makslas Centrs "NOASS")
The video program "City as Context" is a selection of international short movies based on the concept of city as a medium and context for video content. Most of the shorts selected are specifically made for the medium of urban screen: this is one of the public outputs of the ongoing hybridization between real and virtual world.