John Hegre & Greg Pope’s Cipher Screen is a live art piece using 2 prepared 16mm film projectors with black film loops and a live sound feed.
This work harnesses the mechanisms of film and cinema; the projector, the film material, the darkened room and synchronized sound – creating a live score and a visual and sonic interaction.
Mariska de Groot’s QUADTONE – Lumisonic Rotera’ is a mesmerizing light-is-sound projection performance in space. Graphical patterned wheels are coding a beam of light, which portable light-sensitive speakers convert into audible frequencies.
Quadtone | Lumisonic Rotera
Stereophonic Solar Return are Jonathan Gowthorpe, Julien Ottavi and Jenny Pickett. Don’t listen to the sun too long!
Wajid Yaseen + Colin Hacklander – Modus/NK perform ‘Girth: we endure already that short instant’.
Colin Hacklander | Permanent Collection
It is an improvised drum and distorted-vocal collaboration, loosely driven by Winckel’s “thickness of the present” estimating NOW to be 600ms…the accumulated time lag of the perceptual and cognitive mechanisms of hearing…
All that chronos and & tempus shit. In Bergson terms this thickness is variable…Even microseconds of light synthesize billions of electromagnetic vibrations into color…
Pedro Lopes | At Trem Azul
Pedro Lopes processes analogue residues of vinyl discs, with turntables, laptop and PD.
LIVE CODE LIVE SPAM is a U.K.I. viral performance by Shu Lea Cheang – A 70 minute non-stop hyper-jam session.
Shu Lea Cheang | I.K.U. 2000
As a sequel to Shu Lea Cheang’s cyberpunk cult movie I.K.U. , the replicants of U.K.I. trade sex for codes, code sexing code in noise blast out, a virus is born and multiplied to eventually infect a city! We invite noise sound artists to plug in with own laptops/devices.
Audiovisual anarchivism is a performance by Hannes hoelzl & Alberto de Campo. Modern devices have huge numbers of image, video, audio and text files hidden away deep down in their operating systems.
Philip Zoubek, Hannes Hoelzl, Toni Mestrovic | Abyssos
Audiovisual Anarchivism aims to free these secret libraries of borgesian dimensions from their dark dungeons so they can breathe the fresh air of audiovisual performance, and maybe find purpose in life …
Eye for an Ear Festival, Day 2
w/ CIPHER SCREEN: JOHN HEGRE & GREG POPE / MARISKA DE GROOT / STEREOPHONIC SOLAR RETURN: JONATHAN GOWTHORPE & JULIEN OTTAVI & JENNY PICKETT / WAJID YASEEN & COLIN M. HACKLANDER / PEDRO LOPES / SHU LEA CHEANG / HANNES HOELZL & ALBERTO DE CAMPO
Saturday, 29 June 2013 | 21:00 CET
NK | Elsenstr. 52 | 2.Hinterhaus Etage 2 | 12059 Berlin/Neukölln