#Burn_Slow Online Radio Program on PIXELACHE 2021 included 16 young Nordic-Baltic sound artist audio works – contest winners and honorable mentions as well as #Burn_Slow mentor – experienced sound artists and composers works – Mantautas Krukauskas (LT), John Grzinich (US/EE), Jacob Remin (DK), Ieva Vīksne (LV) and Krista Dintere (LV).
Inspired by #Burn_Slow artist talks and workshops and personal experiences young artist audio works touch such subjects as listening experience, extended time, being present, revisiting memories with the help of field recordings, acoustic ecology, analog vs. digital radio and other themes.
Winners list in alphabetical order: Sarah Elizabeth Johnston, Diana Lelis, Andrejs Poikāns, Agita Reķe, Inga Salurand, Ivo Tauriņš, Evija Vēbere, Spāre Vītola, Milda Ziemane, Elza Zīverte.
Honorable mentions list: Glociks, Toms Krauklis, Ella-Mai Matsina, MakeMake, Nejauši, Waterflower.
Jury members were sound art and electronic music natives and educators John Grzinich (Estonian Academy of Arts, EKA), Krista Dintere (Liepaja University) and Mantautas Krukauskas (Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, LMTA).
“Burn_Slow: Nordic-Baltic Sound and Radio Art for Mental Well-being” online program aired on PIXELACHE 2021 festival radio on June 12, 18:00 – 20:00 EEST. You can listen to the playlist below&.
Burn_Slow open-call for contest received 26 artists from 7 countries submitting 28 sound and radio art works. 23 of them included in Burn_Slow playlist and online exhibition here.
List of presented artists and audio works:
Jacob Remin (DK) – To Soothe The Body Electric
John Grzinich (US/EE) – Tangible Futures Unheard
Mantautas Krukauskas (LT) – LAMENT
Krista Dintere (LV) – Atspulgi, Cikli, Transformācijas
Ieva Vīksne (LV) – MAD AMFH
Maija Demitere (LV) – Food Radio
Evija Vēbere (LV) – Pirmā pasaule
Andrejs Poikāns (LV) – fTM
Agita Reķe (LV) – IN
Sarah Elizabeth Johnston (AU/EE) – ENCOUNTERS
Ivo Tauriņš (LV) – DAB+
Inga Salurand (EE) – S6nad
Elza Zīverte (LV) – Ceļojums uz OMmmmmm Zemi
Milda Ziemane (LV) – Faux BIM-IN-(m)E
Spāre Vītola (LV) – Vieglākam miegam / For Better Sleep
Diana Lelis (LV) – META MODERN COUNshitNESS
Toms Krauklis (LV) – Tepat / Right Here
MakeMake (Vadims Pitlans & Jachin Pousson) (LV) – Dream Machine
Nejauši (Roberts Dinters & Valdis Skarevičs) (LV) – Dialogi
Glociks (Gustavs Lociks) (LV) – Reintermission
Ella-Mai Matsina (EE) – Rustle of The Mind
Anze Bratus (SI/FI) – The New Epoch
M (US) – BIRDBATH
Paul Beaudoin (EE) – EE NOB I
Plastic Bitch (FI) – The DARK
Reinis Žodžiks & Spāre Vītola (LV) – Kad / When
Edgars Zinovjevs (FI) – Mind is Sky
Waterflower (Sabīne Moore) (LV) – Mushroom Generated Music Project 002
Lote Evija Lukjanska (LV) – Potatoe heart performance.