Sound around Kaliningrad 2014
17.04 - 19.04.2014
Program: [SOUND AROUND]
Curator: [Danil Akimov]
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC AND SOUND ART
Organizer: Baltic Branch of the National Centre for Contemporary Arts (Russia), Kaliningrad Regional Public Organization “Art Mission” (Kaliningrad, Russia)
The biggest festival of experimental music in Kaliningrad takes place every year since 2011 as a continuation of international projects «Audio Tourism», «Sound Art Camp» and «Acoustic Diagnostic», which were realized by Baltic Branch for National Centre of Contemporary Arts since 2005. During this time in the festival was visited by such famous musicians and sound artists as Carl Michael von Hausswolf, JG Thirlwell, Jana Winderen, Vladimir Tarasov, Mats Lindström, Jakob Kirkegaard, Dmitry «VTOL» Morozov and many others.
This year, festival will take place on April 17-19. During the festival musicians from Norway, France, Poland, Lithuania and Russia will perform in several city sites (mansard of the Kronprinz barracks, office of BB NCCA, Reporter club, Kvartira club, cinema theatre Zarya). A number of workshops, performances, installations, lectures, concerts, exhibitions, film and video screenings held during the festival will represent a wide range of artistic works that have sound as a main component. The festival will also feature some new formats such as an audiovisual dance performance by Amareya Theatre (Poland).