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: Fieldwork (26.5.-31.5.2018) at Sound Days Festival, Liepaja, LV
Co-production with MpLab / Art Research Lab.
Sound Days Festival programme of workshops 26-28.5. (Antye Greie-Ripatti aka AGF), 29.5.-31.5. (Krisjanis Rijnieks) & public event 28.5.
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-Ripatti aka AGF (Hai Arts, Hailuoto-Oulu, FI), MpLab students / Sound Days Festival participants.
Event #3: Fieldwork (2.-10.6.) at Nordic DAMA workshop & Toortumik Festival in Virtsu, EE
Co-production with Maalabor.
Workshop days 4.6.-9.6. (Juan Duarte) & contribution to Maalabor Toortumik festival day on 9.6.
Pixelache members present: Juan Duarte, Andrew Gryf Paterson
BioSignals invite: Laura Beloff, Nordic Dance and Media Art (DAMA) workshop students.
Event #4: Reflection and Presentation in Late August 2018 (24-25.8.)
Co-production with Art Laboratory Berlin
Pixelache members present: Mikko Lipiäinen, Juan Duarte, Andrew Gryf Paterson, Krišjanis Rijnieks
BioSignals invite: Laura Beloff, Pedro Soler (remote), Antye Greie-Ripatti (remote), Lilli Tölp (Toortuumik festival), Krista Dintere (MpLab).
Internal curatorial meeting on 24.8. & Public event on 25.8. featuring audio-visual performance by Sarah Hermanutz and Nenad Popov
Radio: Live from discussion and performance; Listening room of related content from BioSignals-themed Parasite Radio 2018 broadcasts.
Event #5: Contributon to Pixelache Helsinki Festival 2019 (20-26.5.)
Collaboration with Bioart Society SOLU space.
Pixelache members present: Mikko Lipiäinen, Juan Duarte, Andrew Gryf Paterson,
BioSignals invite: Teemu Lehmusruusu (presentation), Krista Dintere (presentation, listening station), Laura Beloff (listening station), Antye Greie-Ripatti (listening station),
Audio archive listening stations in SOLU 20-26.5. & Public artist presentations on 25.5.
Radio: Live from artist presentations and picnic
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).