: 2003 :
rand()% radio is up and
running [11th December, 2003]
A collaboration with Runar Magnusson resulted in Same Same But Different,
a generative music piece which is broadcasted few times daily on the
rand()% radio on this website: r4nd.org.
Have a listen and enjoy!
Workshop and lectures in
London [1-5th December, 2003]
ixi lectures and workshops at Middlesex, Westminster and Goldsmiths
"They're all from Iceland" concert,
London [3rd December, 2003]
Featured Artistes include :
Stilluppsteypa // Vindva Mei // Thorunn & Darri // IXI and who knows
7.00 - 11 admission FREE
The Foundry is at
86 Great Eastern Street
nearest tube - Old Street (exit 3)
mailto: icelandic [at] foundry [dot] tv
tel: 020 7739 6900
Ultrasound Festival, Huddersfield
[27th-29th November, 2003]
This year ixi will give a workshop
on the week leading up to the very exciting Ultrasound
festival in Huddersfield, UK. This time Ultrasound will have an Icelandic
Partition with some of the most interesting electronic musicians
of Iceland. Concurrent with Ultrasound is the famous Huddersfield
Contemporary Music Festival, now in it's 26th year. Don't
miss this opportunity in a beautiful town located between Manchester
Conference in Barcelona [6th
ixi applications and ixi ideas were shown in a lecture/conference given
at the Pompeu Fabra university in Barcelona. (see
in Barcelona [5th November, 2003]
ixi presentation at the Optiq Syndicate meeting in Barcelona. After
21:00 at Santa Agata 30. Nearest tube station: Fontana
The grant from the spanish institution "Circulo de Bellas Artes" will
allow Enrike from ixi to stay in the Audiolab of Arteleku,
(San Sebastian) during the autumm developing ixi further.
ixi in Zurich [14th
ixi presentation to members of the Zurich art/music/design scene.
ixi in Placard, London [29th
The Placard festival will be held for the first time in London this summer.
is a global organisation of headphone people : ) who do headphone concerts.
Other people performing include: Powerbooks for Peace, Slub, John Eacott,
Sick Lincoln, Jem Finer and and and and and....
with colors, San Sebastian [23rd June, 2003]
Collective improvisation during the Plaza
Festival in San Sebastian. The improvisation will be conducted
by the sound artist Xabier Erkizia with the help of colors and drawings
from an ixi application specially designed for this purpose. Participans:
Margarida Garcia, Nishide Takehiro, Jean Louis Hargous, Jesus Aured, Chris
Martineau and Xabier Erkizia.
Ertz Festival [6th to 7th of June,
4th international festival of new music. At the Kultur Etxea, Bera (Nafarroa)
"We present the 4th edition of Ertz music festival. Like in previous
editions of the festival, our main aim has been to open up an space for
experimental art and music. This year we will enjoy the following line
DJ AMSIA (Azkoitia) , BERNHARD GüNTER (Germany) , STARFUCKERS (Italy),
RADIAN (Austria) , MARK WASTELL and GRAHAM HALLIWELL (England) , OIER
ETXEBERRIA (Azpeitia) , NAD SPIRO (San Sebastian and Barcelona)"
How to get there?
By bus from San Sebastian (50 km)
Closest airports : Bilbao (ES), Biarritz (FR)
Find more info about Ertz Festival at http://www.ertza.net
ixi workshop in Arteleku, San Sebastian [26-30th
ixi software will introduce their work, methods and protocols in a workshop
in an institute of contemporary arts, Arteleku,
in the Basque Country. We will go into the use of ixi software, Pure Data,
Max/MSP, Supercollider and protocols such as OSC. Basically based on creating
interfaces to sound and the conceptual issues relating to that.
ReadMe Festival [30-31st May, 2003]
ixi software will be exhibited at the Read_Me
2.3, in the installation section. Now this brilliant festival
will be held in Helsinki, and the installations are at the Media Centre
Lume, Hämeentie 135 C.
Machinista 2003! [15th of April 2003]
ixi won an award in the "Machine
as the artist co-author" section at the Machinista
Festival. The subject of the festival is "the new interaction
of machinic and human in art and culture. The focus is on a machine
as a human artist's co-author, or as an independent author and a contender
for its own spot under the sun of art."
Hello World Forum [8th-10th of March
ixi will be participating in the Hello
Horld forum organised by Boredomresearch in Artsway, New
Forest, Sway, U.K. We will give a talk about our software and the reason
behind doing this work. There are some concerts and loads of other interesting
things have a look at and listen to.
Piknik Frequency [18th of February
ixi presentation at Piknik
Frequency, which is a new organisation in Helsinki concerned with
new media art and music. Time and Place to be found on their website.
ixi workshop in Media Lab, Helsinki [17th-23rd
of February 2003]
A week long workshop at the UIAH Helsinki Media Lab in Finland. This workshop
aims at working with various software types and programming languages
that use OSC (Open Sound Control) to communicate between interfaces and