As part of the RIXC Art Science Festival
20. June 2016
Open Fields is the title of this year's international conference taking place in the framework of the annual RIXC Art Science festival in Riga. It brings together international scholars and artists, working at the intersection of arts, humanities and science. Open Fields will focus on artistic research, the changing role of arts, its transformative potential, and relation to the sciences.
Journey into the Arctic summer
8. - 12. June 2016
North of Norway, North West Russia
The third edition of the art, research and commissioning project Dark Ecology travels through the border zone between Norway and Russia, with events in the Pasvik Valley and Kirkenes (NO) as well as in the surroundings of Nikel (RU). Over the course of five days, a group of more than 50 artists, researchers, curators, writers and organisers, travel from Northern Norway to North West Russia.
Field Notes from the Dark Ecology Project 2014 - 2016
Living Earth is a book filled with ideas, conversations, lectures, and documentation relating to commissioned installations, soundwalks, concerts and performances made for and during the Dark Ecology project.
Time's Up 'Near-future scenario'
1. April - 31. August 2016
The Physical Narrative is based upon a sketched near-future scenario on current developments with ocean pollution. The scenario imagines a decade time span with some critical juncture arising forcing a sudden banning of heavy oil driven ocean transport and the subsequent emergence of green transport.