Pixelache Festival / Interviews
Andrew Gryf Paterson has been an integral part of Pixelache for many years, especially during his coordination of Pixelversity from 2011-2014. This year, he'll be leading the Living Non-Fictions working group, which will attempt to capture the other...
Living Non-Fictions working group
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Pixelache Festival / Interviews
One of the two exhibitions in this year's festival is the Helsinki opening of Weltstadt: Who Creates the City?, a Goethe-Institut project being exhibited at Laituri from 24.9 - 17.10. We're thrilled to have Leona Lynen, the project editor, coming to...
Weltstadt exhibition launch and discussion
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Pixelache Festival / Interviews
Ruoan Tulevaisuus (roughly translated, 'Food's future') is a non-profit organisation that promotes a sustainable and equitable food system. They are the main organisers of the annual Foodycle event, which Pixelache has co-produced in 2013 and 2014. This...
Foodycle 2015
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Pixelache Festival / Interviews
One of PIxelache's newest but most enthusiastic members in 2015 is Egle Oddo, a Helsinki-based artist, originally from Siciliy, who has her hands in a wide variety of local projects. She's a founder of the Ark of Seeds project since 2007, organiser of last...
How to Inhabit a Transitory Space
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Open calls / Pixelache Festival
We are still looking for volunteers to help out during the Pixelache Festival. We don't have much heavy lifting this year, but rather just are looking for some enthusiastic people to staff the festival infopoint (on the tram), help out taking tickets at the...
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Pixelache Festival / Interviews
Justin McKeown, an Irish artist based in York, England, is the mind behind SPART Action Group. This year in the Pixelache Festival, SPART presents the tourist information kiosk R.A.T.I.S.M. (Random Alternative Tourist Information Service Machine) which will...
R.A.T.I.S.M. tourist information service
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News / Pixelache Festival / Recommended events
Gaming the System on kansainvälinen taidenäyttely, jonka on tuottanut These Animals –tutkimusryhmä yhdessä HKL:n Taidelinjan, Aalto-yliopiston Taiteiden ja suunnittelun korkeakoulun sekä Pixelache–festivaalin kanssa. Projekti pyrkii osallistamaan...
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Pixelache Festival / Interviews
Mindaugas Gapševičius is a Lithuanian artist currently based in Berlin. He has been involved in the forefront of open-form pedagogical art experimentation in the Baltics and across Europe, and is a pioneer in Lithuanian Internet-based art and culture....
human-non-human-interfaces -työpaja
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Misc / Recommended events
Bits and Bytes is a large-scale sound installation combining sound art and technology, created by Marko Timlin. This work is based on the use of 104 3,5“ floppy disk drive recycled from old computers. The installation resembles a living organism: imagine...
Misc / Recommended events
Next week is the two day event Hard Rain Goes Aalto: a student organized event addressing the current state of environmental issues globally and locally. Together with artists, researchers, activists and students, we will share proposals and inspire action...
News / Pixelache Festival
The programme for Foodycle 2015, taking place on the first day of the festival, has been updated with some new activities. Along with the farmer's market and the speakers will be a demonstration of Froodly, a new mobile app to help reduce supermarket food...
Foodycle 2015
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Pixelache Festival / Interviews
These Animals is a collective based in Helsinki, consisting of (in the photo above, from left to right) Alan Bulfin, Pii Anttila, Anastasia Artemeva and Steve Maher. They have been producing a project called Gaming the System, which opens at Hakaniemi Metro...
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