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Lygalleriet - 20/01 to 05/02

Lillebostad and Vaage: For stadig å bli

“For stadig å bli” is a choral piece for 15 separate voices, made by Sissel Lillebostad and Knut Vaage. The piece concerns listening and distance, and is based on a recording from a concert in Bergen Public Library, where the choir Gneis performed “For stadig å bli” for a wandering audience.

“For stadig å bli” can be heard at Lydgalleriet, and opens Friday January 20 at 19.00 The piece has been edited in BEK’s sound studio by Thorolf Thuestad.

Atelier Nord ANX, Olaf Ryes plass 2 (inng Sofienberggt.) - 26/01 to 26/02

Marieke Verbiesen: Loud Matter

Loud Matter is a series of interactive instruments by Marieke Verbiesen. Each installation contains a number of custom-made interfaces including touchpads, joysticks and gesture controlled devices that allow visitors to manipulate several audiovisual compositions.

Loud Matter opens at Atelier Nord ANX Thursday January 26th at 19.00, with live performance, food and DJ-set. BEK has co-produced the exhibition.

Marseilles - 29/01 to 30/01

Launching of Future DiverCities

As one of the key partners in Future DiverCities, it is with great pleasure BEK invites to the opening of Future DiverCities. The launch will take place at the digital art festival Chronique in Marseille on January 29. The launch features a strong artistic program, where amongst others HC Gilje shows his light installation In Transit X in Alcazar Library in Marseille.

Komische Oper, Berlin - 16/01

Hvoslef and Hosseini: Wings and Chains

Wings and Chains is a collaboration between the composer Mansoor Hosseini and the visual artist Line Hvoslef, inspired by Igor Stravinsky’s piece Firebird. The music is complimented by a video projection and a solo dancer on the stage, and reflects the fairytale of the ballet.

Hvoslef’s video is filmed with BEK’s equipment, and is edited with counseling by and at BEK.

Kunsthuset Wrap - 28/01 to 29/01

Eide Bøen and Sletteland: The Table Turns

Did you miss The Table Turns during Oktoberdans 2016, or want to see the performance again? On January 28 og 19 you have the chance to see it at Wrap!

Karen Eide Bøen and Roar Sletteland have created a dance performance for four turntables and a dancer, where they examine the relationship between body, sound, turntables and room. The Table Turns is about freedom and power on the dance floor. It’s about LPs, stored movement, solidified vibrations and sound that revived matter.

Bergen Kjøtt / Lydgalleret - 13/02 to 18/02

“ ‘‘‘‘‘‘‘ ˮ - a workshop with Andrew M. McKenzie

“ ‘‘‘‘‘‘‘ ˮ is a workshop / training resulting in a 14 hour performance, which itself is a coalescence and practical demonstration of the techniques and strategies developed during the preceding days.

“ ‘‘‘‘‘‘‘ ˮ is the culmination of roughly 35 years active research, mistake making, experiment and application of and into techniques and practices of development over a wide range of human endeavor by Andrew M.Mckenzie, the founder member of The Hafler Trio.

BEK - 03/12 to 04/12

The Material in The Immaterial

During the weekend of December 3-4th, BEK invited artists working with video to share and discuss practices. The aim of the seminar and workshop was to broaden the understanding of the video medium’s possibilities today, through a practical and theoretical exploration of technology, process and work.



OPEN CALL: Art projects, papers and presentations

Deadline January 22 2017. In September 2017 the 16th edition of ANTI – Contemporary Art Festival will partner with a…



OPEN CALL: Velkommen til Balestrand!

Søknadsfrist er 19.desember 2016. Kunstbygda Balestrand AS gler seg over å kunne invitere til Artist in Residence 2017, i perioden…



Open call - Ung Nordisk Musikk 2017

Application deadline: December 15th Ung Nordisk Musikk er en årlig festival for unge komponister, lydkunstnere, elektroniske musikere og performance artister…



Planned network downtime

Uninet has planned upgrades to network routers, and the network in and out of BEK (including BEK servers) might be…