“Artes Plásticas Tradicionais e Artes Digitais – O Discurso da (Des) Ordem” “Nesta época de transição tecnológica, a afirmação das tecnologias virtuais encontra-se cada vez mais presente na criação artística, sendo que as linguagens de comunicação atuais transvasaram as previsões da crítica a ponto de as deixar pouco afirmativas quanto à previsibilidade futura do conceito de qualidade, face aos mercados e às coleções de arte. Em 1985 afirmava-se que o vídeo já era uma forma de arte, depois das experiências de ANDY WARHOL, apoiadas por um mercado elitista que dominou a promoção da pintura americana sobretudo a partir dos finais … Continued
“We are many at the same time.” Virginia Woolf’s novel “Orlando – A biography” was the creative impetus for the projet’s conception. CERNE is the result of a research regarding Orlando’s character, emming from clothing. The costumes – a starting point for scenic creation -interpret the various temporal, spatial, and emotional in ances that run through Orlando. Searching the clothing for the possibility of transformation, different readings are created on the body, appearance, image and identity, thus emphasising the costume’s expressive features. Project Production\Co-creation and Costumes: Hugo Bonjour; Co-creation and Interpretation: Joana Mont ‘Alverne; Photography: Rebeca Bonjour; Video: Adriana Romero … Continued
PERFORMED BY BARTOSZ OSTROWSKI The walkie_talkie solo dance perfor- mance focuses on translating the virtual communication into a physical and sen- sual experience. It is an exercise in pur- suit of nding the virtual body, in a space which emerges between the performer and the audience. In exploring text and body movement it looks for their new modern relationship, asking_ What is the highe resolution in which one can talk with another?
Patrick Watson (b. 1979) is a singer-songwriter, pianist, and film composer based in Montreal (Canada). His music, once subtle and dramatic, full of atmospheric tension and anchored by his stunning and hypnotic falsetto, is as a mix of indie rock and classical music, with intermittent influences of cabaret, folk, jazz and soul. In a recent interview, Watson, a self-confessed Debussy and Ravel enthusiast, said he wishes to give his listeners goose-bumps, and that he wants to make something “really touching, using whatever tools that allow you to do that.” His first album, Waterproof9, was released in 2001. In 2003 released Just Another Ordinary … Continued
La Force, the solo project of the Canadian indie collective Broken Social Scene vocalist Ariel Engle toured in support of Patrick Watson concerts. With their guitars and loops, a crystal clear and warm voice, her performance included the nine tracks of her self-titled debut album (released September, 2018), fitted with an intelligent and subtle humor. You can know more about La Force here.
Tarik Mishlawi, better known by his stage name Mishlawi, is an American (Arizona) rap, RnB, trap-soul and hip-hop artist, who grew up as a teenager in Cascais, Portugal. He returned for university in Washington and then moved on to London. In 2014 he dropped ‘Street Jargon Freestyle’ on YouTube and SoundCloud. His career started in 2016 with the single “All Night”. In 2017 “Always on My Mind”, “Boohoo”, ft Richie Campbell and “Limbo”, were a great success. His debut album will be released in the beginning of February, 2019. You can know more about Mishlawi here.
RÉ MENOR é um MC natural de Viana do Castelo com quase 20 anos ligados à cultura do hip hop, contando já com quatro álbuns a solo. Além dos lançamentos em nome próprio, RÉ MENOR foi ainda um dos elementos de LENTE DE CONTACTO e de COLECTIVO 258, dois dos conjuntos pioneiros de rap em Viana do Castelo. Podes saber mais aqui.
HMB (an acronym of “Heber Marques Band”) is a soul and funk band formed in Portugal in 2007 by Héber Marques (voice), Joel Silva (drums), Daniel Lima (keyboards), Fred Martinho (guitar), and Joel Xavier (bass). They were already friends and played together in other projects. Heber Marques finds this musical training the perfect balance to develop his taste for soul and R&B related with his Gospel origins. 60s and 70s big names as Stevie Wonder, Prince, Al Green and Bill Withers and the latest D’Angelo and Erykah Badu are some of the references that inspire the sound of the band. Their debut album … Continued
Mundo Segundo (Edmundo Silva, b. 1981) is a Portuguese rapper, producer and presenter at Rádio Nova Era, Porto. He was a member of Factor X (with DJ Guze) before founding Dealema in 1996, one of the best moments of national hip-hop. You can know more about Mundo Segundo here.
Ana Bacalhau (b. 1978) is a popular and established Portuguese singer well known by the energy and committed performances on stage. After been part of the acoustic Portuguese “neofado” group Deolinda founded in 2006, one decade later Ana Bacalhau edited her solo debut album “Nome Próprio” (October, 2017). Previously she had been also a fado-jazz punker in a band called Lupanar (2001-2006), and Tricotismo, a jazz and blues trio (2003-2006). The band: Ana Bacalhau (vocals); Mário Delgado (guitar), Luís Figueiredo (piano), Zé Pedro Leitão (bass) and Marcos Cavaleiro (drums). You can follow Ana Bacalhau here and here.