: 2004 :
ixi was invited to participate in the yearly show of the Fine Arts college
at the BBVA exhibition center in Bilbao (Plaza de San Nicolas, 4). Slicer
is being exhibited there but we would as well play at the Fine Arts college
the 15th of december. Enrike Hurtado Mendieta and Xabi Erkizia will perform
using ixi software
[23rd of November to 29th of December, 2004]
ixi participates in the File festival in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
[November 27-29, 2004]
As part of the Ultrasound
festival, we will be giving a workshop in open source music programming
and visualisation. The workshop is hosted by The Digital Research Unit
and the University of Huddersfield. Contact Clare (((AT))) the-media-centre.co.uk
songvar solvindanna [November
The sound installation "songvar solvindanna" will be part
of the Get-Real exhibition in Kiasma,
Helsinki, Finland. A collaboration with Jacob Kirkegaard and Birta Thrastardottir.
The installation presents VLF recordings of the northern lights in a
real time environment which displays the electromagnetic state of the
A collaboration with Birta Thrastardottir resulted in a generative sound
installation/animation which will be exhibited in the rand()%lab
exhibition at The
Media Centre in Huddersfield, UK, with some other highly interesting
stuff: Joe Gilmore, Tom Betts, Alku and Rand%() radio. (where the Magnusson
brothers present their "Same Same But Different" piece of
[12th of October, 2004]
Collective improvisation set at 29-31 Cortes. Featuring ixi (Enrike),
Adriana Sà (Portugal), TV Pow (USA-Chicago), Mattin, Xabi Erkizia,
etc... After 8 pm at 29-31 Cortes Street, Bilbao.
Collaboration with Adriana
Sá [10th of October, 2004]
ixi (Enrike) and Adriana Sà (Portugal) perform together in Arteleku
(San Sebastian-Donostia). At 7 pm, organised by the Audiolab. This performance
is part of an ongoing collaboration between ixi and the portuguese musician
Reykjavik Culture Night
[21st of August, 2004]
A performance at the new NYLO (living art museum) in Reykjavik. At 21
o'clock. Let's test the acoustics!
Garage Festival [31st
of July, 2004]
We will be showing our work at the Garage
festival in Stralsund, Germany in this 2 week long festival. Perhaps
some talking, some drinking, but definitively playing the "Vulcan" performance
together with Jacob Kirkegaard as a final touch of our collaboration
Article at ZEHAR magazine
An essay by Enrike from ixi has been published in the 53rd issue of
the ZEHAR magazine.
The article its titled "Software, Music, Culture" and it can
be downloaded from the following links: basque
KHM Presentation Week [29th of July, 2004]
As part of a guest fellowship at the KHM we are performing Vulcan at their presentation week.
Placard Festival 2004 [17th of July, 2004]
The "Nada" collaboration with Jacob Kirkegaard has resulted in a performance called Vulcan. We will be
performing it at the extremely nice Placard
headphone festival in the State51 factory, close to Brick Lane in East London. Bring your headphones and plug
yourself into a personal space where you can listen undisturbed for the whole day and night.
Sonar 2004 [17-20th June, 2004]
We will be presenting ixi software at the Sonarama
part of the Sonar festval on the Thursday at Centre D'Art Sta. Monica
at 1.00 pm. Ending this 3 day festival, we'll also perform at the L'Antic
Theatre on the Sunday night (June 20th) as part of
Un tarde de deleite poetico-audiovisual together with Jacob Kirkegaard
and Xabi Erkizia.
New York Concert [3th and 6th June, 2004]
Jacob Kirkegaard (http://fonik.dk)
will be performing live the natural pulsing disturbances of the Icelandic
geysirs, recorded by Thor and Jacob last winter, using ixi-software.
Performances in New York City on the following clubs: Phonomena nite
on Tonic (June
3rd) and at Share (June 6th)
5th ERTZ Festival [4th and 5th June, 2004]
Keith Rowe (UK), Oren Ambarchi (Australia), Christian Fennesz (Austria),
Toshimaru Nakamura (Japan), John Duncan (USA), Sygtriggur berg Sigmarsson (Iceland),
Phill Niblock (USA), Stan Brakhage (USA), Atanas Kornelius (Basque Country), Raxinasky (Belgium)
generative art [13th of May, 2004]
ixi will give a presentation in Danmarks Design Skole
in Copenhagen, about various works of generative art + the systems used to create them.
The presentation starts at 15.00 in the festival hall.
Ram 5 workshops [5-8 May, 2004]
At [RAM5]: Open Source Media Architecture, we will be hosting a workshop about visual interfaces,
open source music software, and the communication between the two in Ram 5 in Riga, Latvia.
There will also be open discussions about open source environments and loads of other interesting
workshops. See Ram 5
for further information.
ixi workshop [22-26 April,
ixi is currently doing an artist in residence at Buchsenhausen in Innsbruck,
Austria. We are porting our software to OS X and writing new software.
We will also host a one week workshop in interfacing sound with visual
programming languages and environments. See buchsenhausen.at
for further information and registration for the workshop.
ixi software exhibition
[26-30 April, 2004]
The music department in York is inaugurating their new building with
a Lounch Festival. ixi software will be exhibited as part of the festival,
which includes some really interesting performances with people like:Yasunao
Tone, Mark Fell, Richard Chartier, Tina Frank and Ramon Bauer.
[1-4 April, 2004]
Installation in Kopenhagenshop in Enghave Plads, Copenhagen. More info
on the very nice kopenhagen.dk
website. ixi will also play in collaboration with Jacob Kirkegaard at
The Lab in their
sound system. Stay tuned.
Sounds of the Machines
[27th March, 2004]
Consert in the Neon
Gallery in Brosarp, Sweden. A collaboration with Jacob
Kirkegaard resulted in various field recordings in Iceland around
Xmas. We will be exploring those recordings in the surround system of
F.I.D.S.E which is set up in the Neon Gallery this weekend.
ixi workshop [2-6th February, 2004]
An ixi member talking about ixi. It can be viewed at
Arteleku TV. Sorry, only in spanish with strong northern accent ;)
ixi workshop in Rovaniemi, Finland. One week workshop at the University if Lapland. Introduction to
ixi-software and prototyping environments such as Director, Processing,
Pure Data and MAX/MSP.
[23rd of January, 2004]
ixi performance at the Nordantlantisk Brygge (Bryggen) in Holmen, Copenhagen,
together with Vindva Mei, Vacuum Brothers, Pixel, and Ozy. Starts at
Lecture in Madrid
[21st January, 2004]
ixi lecture at the Universidad Europea de Madrid. At 5 pm in Villaviciosa.
Workshop in Bera (Navarra)
[17th January, 2004]
Introduction to ixi-software and visual programming environments such
as Pure Data and MAX/MSP. From 11am to 7pm at Gure Txoko. Organised
by the Ertz