p a t c h: audio_visual_lab is an international event dedicated to contemporary digital art forms. During the event world of science and art meets to focus on new trends and opportunities in digital, audiovisual art created with new means of communication. New technologies, open-source platforms, machinery and tools, which are developed and processed by the users, where ‘digitalism’ often co-inherence with ‘analogism’.
p a t c h is an exhibition in the Contemporary Art Gallery Bunkier Sztuki presenting selected installations and audiovisual works created by Polish and foreign artists from fields such as generative art, interactive art, DIY, net-art, video art, sound art, experimental film forms, projektionism, mapping, VJing and other often overstepping known disciplines. There will also special preview of audiovisual works selected from OPEN CALL – admission opened until 5th of Oct!
p a t c h is an opened event and invites everyone to participate in the workshops presenting multimedia tools in a broad sense, emerging outside the main trends and as an important element in the hands of contemporary artists. During the workshops, known Polish and foreign artists and lecturers are going to introduce to the participants the possibilities offered by new technologies and show how those can be used in practice. This year there will be a special edition workshops in collaboration with Architecture Interior Design of Krakow Fine Art Academy which will be finalized with an installation shown during III International Interior Design Biennale in March 2014.
p a t c h is also a review of selected international AV performances and audiovisual night with an ambitious electronic music with live visuals.
This year we will host following artists:
Thomas Köner [DE]
Peter Kirn [createdigitalmotion.com::USA/DE]
László Zsolt Bordos [BordosArtWorks::HU]
Thorsten Kussmack [Lichtektur::DE]
Mauritius Seeger [Electrovision::DE]
Martin Boverhof [Born Digital::NL]
Anne Gentenaar [VJ illuminator::NL]
Kiritan Flux [kopiloten::DE]
Jeroen van Loon [NL]
Jarek Tokarski [wobix::PL]
Elektro Moon Vision [PL]
Magdalena Pińczyńska [PL]
Martin Mayer [sinsynplus|shado::DE]
and many more!