Event #1: Mid-May 2018 (Friday 18.5.)
Presentation in Helsinki related to field-batteries, energy as communication & Launch of BioSignals radio broadcast..
Pixelache members present: Samir Bhomik, Andrew Gryf Paterson
BioSignals invite: Audio content from works of Martinka Bobrikova & Oscar de Carmen (Olso-Stockholm)
Radio: Live from workshop, focusing on battery energy as communication; Pre-selection of related content from Parasite Radio 2017 broadcast.
Event #2: Late-May 2018 (26.5.-31.5.)
Workshop days 26-28.5. (Antye Greie), 29.5.-31.5. (Krisjanis Rijnieks), 27.5. (Mikko Lipiäinen) & public event 28.5. at SoundDays in Liepaja, LV
Pixelache members present: Juan Duarte (26-28.5), Krisjanis Rijnieks & Mikko Lipiäinen (26.5.-31.5.), Andrew Gryf Paterson (25.5.-29.5.)
BioSignals invite: Antye Greie (Hai Arts, Hailuoto-Oulu, FI)
Radio: Live from workshops & opening event or performance focusing on site-specific energy as communication; Pre-selection of related content from Parasite Radio 2017 broadcast.
Event #3: Early-June 2018 (2.6.-10.6.)
Workshop days 4.6.-9.6. (Juan Duarte) & contribution to Maalabor Toortumik fest in Virstu, EE
Pixelache members present: Juan Duarte, Andrew Gryf Paterson
BioSignals invite: Laura Beloff (IT University, Copenhagen, DK)
Radio: Live from workshops & opening event or performance, focusing on biological energy as communication; Pre-selection of related content from Parasite Radio 2017 broadcast.
Over summer, process and archive audio content from Liepaja, Virtsu.
Event #4: Late August 2018 (24-25.8.)
Collaboration with Art Laboratory Berlin
Pixelache members present: Mikko Lipiäinen, Juan Duarte, Andrew Gryf Paterson, Aura Seikkula
BioSignals invite: Laura Beloff, Paula Vītola, Lilli Tölp, Pedro Soler (remote).
Internal curatorial meeting & Public event.
Radio: Live from discussion or performance; Pre-selection of related content from BioSignals-themed Parasite Radio 2018 broadcasts.
October 2018 – April 2019
Radio broadcasting period after Berlin monthly 1 day, based on international Pixelache network nodes & other partners. (towards including the festival nodes in our festival planning)
May 2019 (dates to be confirmed)
Contribution to Pixelache Helsinki 2019 Festival.
Production, collaborators & members involved
BioSignals project is a collective production & curation of a group of Pixelache members including Mikko Lipiäinen, Juan Duarte, Andrew Gryf Paterson, Aura Seikkula, Krisjanis Rijnieks, Samir Bhowmik, and Jon Irigoyen. The project is executively produced by Paterson.
Collaborating production partners include Kalle Kuisma (Korppiradio, Helsinki), Lilli Tölp (Maalabor, Pärnu-Virtsu), Paula Vītola (E-Lab, Riga) & Anna Priedola (MPLab, Liepaja), Christian de Lutz and Regine Papp (Art Laboratory Berlin).