808 Kick Drum Module workshop
4. - 6. November 2015
In the two-day workshop participants build a Paper-Synthesizer 808KD, a Kick Drum Module, a Functional Clone of Tr-808 Bass Drum. It is The sound of 80´s hip hop and electro and one of the most cloned and copied electronic musical circuits of all time. Clever functionality of this particular circuit provides a good starting point for learning analog percussive sound synthesis.
International Science-Art Symposium
2. - 6. November 2015
In the framework of annual iWeek Art as Research Conference, Soil Future discusses artistic research strategies, methodologies and practices with regards to social, cultural and environmental sustainability. The symposium is followed by a 4-day workshop on Soil Present(s), Past(s) and Future(s) exploring issues of soil and land, sustainable gardening and cultural heritage as resource.
1. October 2015
Northern Norway, Northern Russia
The Dark Ecology journey is for artists, theorists, designers, curators, scientists, writers, makers, and researchers who operate at the intersection of art, science and music, and who are interested in rethinking notions and concepts such as ‘nature’, ‘culture’, ‘ecology’ and ‘society’, and exploring new descriptions of the current 'state of affairs'.
Soil and the future of food
27. September 2015
Soil – this earth's thin skin which represents a main resource for ensuring future food, yet about which we know much less then about oil – will be used as a perspective to discuss and explore the changing landscape of Europe.