Sound Walk City · prelude

Event details

10 Sep - 10 Oct, 2021

Cona and walk · listen · create present Sound Walk City · prelude, a festival of sound walks, performances and sound works, coinciding with Sound Walk September 2021.

In-situ participants: Babak Fakhamzadeh, Anne Cecille Lie, Irena Pivka, Anja Podreka, Katarina Radaljac, Robertina Šebjanič, Jasmina Založnik, Brane Zorman. Guests on FM: Stefaan van Biesen, Martin Eccles, Alexander Johannes Heil, Laura Mitcheson, Carina Pesch, Andrew Stuck, Geert Vermeire. The exact program will be announced in the coming weeks.

Sound Walk City · prelude is a festival of sound walks, performances and sound works that addresses acoustic ecology through walking as an artistic practice. It is performed in-situ, in and around Ljubljana, and through online and hybrid environments. In terms of content, it complements the parallel Sound Walk September festival.
This inaugural incarnation is a prelude, as initiators will try to outline the framework, and future development, of the festival. It is being piloted in Ljubljana and its wider region, in cooperation with local partners.

The festival Sound Walk City is expected to take place every year in a selected city or location around the globe.

Sound Walk City · prelude is initiated by walk · listen · create, in collaboration with Cona, institute for contemporary arts processing. The Ljubljana edition is produced by the Cona Institute, Steklenik Gallery.

Credits

Organisation: Irena Pivka, Katarina Radaljac, Andrew Stuck, Geert Vermeire, Babak Fakhamzadeh
Curated by: Irena Pivka, Brane Zorman
Translation and editing: Melita Silič
Cover photo: Sunčan Stone
Ilustration: Jovana Djukić
Public relations: Katarina Radaljac
Production: Cona, Institute for Contemporary Arts Processing, 2021

Cona and walk · listen · create present Sound Walk City · prelude, a festival of sound walks, performances and sound works, coinciding with Sound Walk September 2021.

Irena Pivka

Irena Pivka

Slovenia

Irena Pivka is an artist, producer, architect and scenographer. In recent years she has primarily focused on artworks that shed light on the connection between place, sound, map and digital tools. She focuses her developing artistic expressions on the prep...

Brane Zorman

Brane Zorman

Slovenia

Brane Zorman is a composer, sound and intermedia artist, sound manipulator, producer and curator. Besides composing for the theatre, intermedia and dance, he is focused on developing different strategies, techniques, dynamic and interactive models in his w...

Katarina Radaljac

Katarina Radaljac

Katarina Radaljac is an activist with a MA musicology. In their research, they are focusing on non-human animal music and on interaction with animals. In this process they connects different scientific and artistic fields such as zoomusicology, applied eth...

Andrew Stuck

Founder

Andrew is the founder of the Museum of Walking, created to bring people together and to make and showcase walking pieces and performances. Andrew also is a podcaster, interviewing creative people who use walking as a catalyst for their practice. Talking Wa...

Geert Vermeire

Founder

Geert Vermeire is a curator, poet and an interdisciplinary artist, living and working between Brazil, Greece and Belgium. As collaborator and team member of escoitar.org, noTours.org and CGeomap.eu, and co-coordinator of the global community event Sound Wa...

Babak Fakhamzadeh

Netherlands / Iran / Brazil

Founder

Babak was working in ICT4D before it had a name (2001), never really left it, and knows how to throw together a pretty mean combination of a wide array of programming languages, both frontend and backend. He brought photomarathons to Africa (2007) and won ...

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