Silo Sessions III, Berlin

March 07, 2013 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | Comment
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I’ve been emailing with a guy called Emmanuel Pidré. Not only is he making beautiful art himself, he is also promoting digital arts events in Berlin through a collective called Mindpirates.  The next one is called Silo Sessions III and features the audiovisual artist Peter Kirn, by many of us known as the author of Create […]

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New blood, new energy

August 31, 2012 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | Comment
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Getting new members injects energy into the organization. Fake Pilot (a.k.a. Mattias Lindberg) is one of our latest additions and he has been cramming Quartz Composer and Processing books lately and shared valuable tips and video experiments in our Facebook group. I thought I’d share some of that here on the blog.

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August 16, 2012 | Posted by Raquel Meyers | Comment
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INTERNATIONAL TELETEXT ART FESTIVAL ITAF in ARD TEXT page > 770 16.08.2012 – 16.09.2012 Participating artists: Ashley Anderson, Bym, Frederic Cambus, Max Capacity, Cordula Ditz, Maria Duncker, Dan Farrimond, Kathrin Günter, Francis Hunger, Juha van Ingen, Raquel Meyers, Dave Needham, Rich Oglesby, Seppo Renvall, Janne Suni, Jarkko Räsänen and Kari Yli-Annala. The International Teletext Art […]

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See you at Volt tonight!

June 09, 2012 | Posted by Joel Dittrich | Comment
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20.00-03.00 in Uppsala!

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Collected news, May 2012

June 01, 2012 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | Comment
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These are things that has happened in our network and things I’ve seen in social media the last month. That includes the MaKey controller, Video mapping by Radek Rembowski, saying bye bye to the video screens at the 2.35:1 nightclub, GIF animations, software updates, visuals by Fake Pilot, SVJU representation in the Euro Vison Song Contest, festivals and a Gener8 a/v tutorial by Andy Teasdale.

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April 29, 2012 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | Comment
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Eric Wahlforss composes and performs electronic music under the name Forss. Although he might be more famous as the co-founder and CTO of Soundcloud. Nine year after his first release, Soul Hack, he now releases an audio-visual creation.

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Audio-visual Exhibition in Falun

November 04, 2011 | Posted by Joel Dittrich | Comment
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My students at the Audio-visual Production Program, at Högskolan Dalarna University College exhibits audio-visual installations in the former Duka-spot in the Bergström Shoppingmall, in Falun Sweden. Official show opening on the 4th and 5th of november, open until 10th of november. More info: Pic: “Squareplay” by Simon Carlgren.

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H-A-C-K, at Färgfabriken and 25 august 19:00 CET+1

August 19, 2011 | Posted by Joel Dittrich | Comment
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Welcome to the H-A-C-K opening at Färgfabriken! If you cannot attend you can still see and listen to the performance in realtime at, which takes place sometime after the doors open 19:00 CET+1! H-A-C-K is a threedimensional sound- and videosculpture by electronicaproducers Andreas Tilliander and Håkan Lidbo together with audio-visual artist Joel Dittrich. In H-A-C-K music and […]

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Volt 2011 – The Festival for Electronic Music

June 09, 2011 | Posted by Joel Dittrich | Comment
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For the third year the festival is back! And this year even more emphasis have been put into live visuals and installations. The festival is organized by Ström i P2 in collaboration with Uppsala Konsert & Kongress. For this year I was invited to join the organizing crew as curator for live visuals. I will also […]

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Draw live with TagTool at SPX 2011

April 23, 2011 | Posted by The MIDI Thief | Comment
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Cartoonist Tinet Elmgren and artist/illustrator/vj Ilan Katin (also known as the community man from Garagecube) will present TagTool at the Small Press Expo (SPX) 2011. TagTool is a DIY kit for drawing and animating live. Come and see how it works and try it out.

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