festival participations & events by ambientTV.NET members, and open access activities at ambient space
ambient locative media workshop
introduction to artistic use of location aware media. register at SPACE Triangle, London E8 3RH, T: 0208 525 4332
screening at at BEYOND TV, the video activist festival in Swansea, Wales
ambient locative media works
presentation at VIPER, Basel
Foliage Chorus at artsdepot
mukul makes a multi-channel sound piece for shobana jeyasingh dance company's multi-level performance to inaugurate this fabulous new arts space in hendon, north london.
Manu in residence @ ISIS ARTS, Newcastle/UK
Art + Communication 7
participation at AC7 Trans Cultural Mapping festival in Riga, Latvia.
mukul djing in taipei
on a mini-tour organized by the british council, mukul plays on the 23rd at room 18 (opposite novell hall) in an after-party for akram khan's dance company (they're touring their piece MA here in taiwan); on the 24th, there'll be music for british council education's reception; on the 25th, chill out and kick back at bar wet thing (107-2 hsinyi rd).
UNDER DISCUSSION: 11�me Biennale de la Danse, Lyon
Russell Maliphant has been commissioned by the Ballet de l'Op�ra national de Lyon to create a new piece for the UNDER DISCUSSION programme to inaugurate the Biennale. In his second collaboration with Russell, Mukul made the music for the work (entitled twelvetwentyone).
VIRTUAL BORDERS (Linz)
where: Stadtwerkstatt, Linz / Austria
(Ars Electronica / FRO Konferenz)
locative media dance performance in collaboration with kondition pluriel, Kiasma Theatre, ISEA 2004 Helsinki
DJ set by Mukul
mukul turns the ISEA ferry into a love boat
then turns the love boat into an orgy vessel
also, there is a plan for an impromptu jam with tuomas toivonen's underwater sound installation in the ship's pool, using a hydrophone to pick up the sound of swimmers and the pool speakers.
locative media dance performance in collaboration with kondition pluriel. advance booking recommended due to very limited capacity.
See the Square anew with Producciones Imperdibles dancing on a transparent stage (you're underneath!); the eight piece Ghettoblaster Ensemble with new work by Mukul Patel: ENGLAND EXPECTS; Isabel Rocamora's anti-gravity dance. Plus President Mandela's inaugural speech performed by Thesele, a street music theatre ensemble from Johannesburg.
Video as Urban Condition: symposium
VIRTUAL BORDERS (London)
Brunei Gallery, SOAS, near Russel Square, London.
MOVIE STARS at Out Video, Ekaterinburg, Russia
MOVIE STARS, a short by Manu Luksch featuring trained star fish, is included in the Out Video programme. This festival public screenings will happen on outdoor video screens network of "IgRek Cinema" company, 10 city screens located in the most busy spots.
Silk Road Live
Open Air event. Free.
Mukul�s sound piece captures the sprits of four trading zones along the Silk Road � Turkey-Middle East, the Indian Subcontinent, China, and Japan � based on street recordings made around diasporic communities in London and in Asia.
Analogue - Digital Soundclash
improvisation by Tuomas and Mukul. Kiasma Theatre / pixelACHE festival
manu/mukul/muth show TRyPTiCHON project in Helsinki at PixelACHE - an annual festival of electronic art, design and technology. The theme for this year is Audiovisual architecture, experimenting with the border between the digital domain and the physical world. Kiasma Theatre.
ambient @ NIFCA
presentations of artists in recidence, amongst which manu / mukul / muth, at Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art in Helsinki, Finland
film screening at DIAGONALE 2004
film screening at Goethe Institut Bangkok
film screening at Chiang Mai Art Museum, Thailand.
There will be a screening of the Akha language version at 11 am, and of the English version at 6 pm.
film screening in Saen Charoen Akha village (Akha language version)
FACELESS at 'Onufri' in Tirana / Albania
the science fiction CCTV thriller about a world in which everyone has lost their face. part1: the apropriation is showing at 'ONUFRI' International Contemporary Art Exhibition, at the National Gallery, Tirana, Albania.