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  • 07.07 – Meeting with Bobvan about his installation at Ascenseur funiculaire de Strepy-Thieu

    July 6, 2013

    In the framework of the ARTour, biennale of contemporary art and patrimony (theme of this ninth edition: metamorphosis) organised by the Centre de la Région Centre in several locations, Bobvan (Belgian multimedia artist, electronic musician) presents through ‘Offspring’ his artistic vision of eternity, cosmic order, universe, life and humanity and asks us: what will our Offspring look like? This immersive

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  • 11.07.2013 – Opening of the installation “Hélix” of Sonia Paço Rocchia – Site des anciens abattoirs, Mons

    July 3, 2013

    After conducting research on the different possibilities of acoustic Slinky (metal toy shaped spring), Sonia Paço Rocchia worked the visual and aesthetic appearance of these devices. She presented different performances in Montreal, London, Rijeka and Oka. In Mons, she proposes an installation this time handled by controllers that also gives rise to a performance on the opening night. Production :

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  • 6 et 20.07.13 – Workshop Sonic Kids – Perinne Joveniaux + Stéphane Kozik – La Nature en musique LaM – Villeneuve d’ascq

    July 1, 2013

    Inspired by the work of  Livescape (Mons interdisciplinary group which built his entire performances and installations on the salvage of organic elements), this workshop proposes children to create unique, organic and original instruments: wood branches are transformed into electric guitar or harp, fruits into synthesizers, rollers into rhythmic sequence … the kids are invited to tinker the instrument they imagin

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  • 18 > 19.06.13 – HyperUrbain.4 : Hybrid Mobility – Workshops – LarbitsLab

    June 15, 2013

    The research platform LarbitsLab from Brussels has been invited by the organizers of the conference HyberUrbain.4 on Hybrid Mobility in Valenciennes, to present its project the Flanograph. The Flanograph is a mobile application for smartphones, based on augmented reality, which captures, stores and reproduces patterns of movement – digital tracks – by registering a number of sensory data. Hereby, the urban environment is

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  • 23.06.13 – ARTour (opening) – Bobvan Offspring Strépy-Thieu – funicular lift

    June 13, 2013

    In the framework of the ARTour, biennale of contemporary art and patrimony (theme of this ninth edition: metamorphosis) organised by the Centre de la Région Centre in several locations, Bobvan (Belgian multimedia artist, electronic musician) presents through ‘Offspring’ his artistic vision of eternity, cosmic order, universe, life and humanity and asks us: what will our Offspring look like? This immersive

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  • 16.06.13 – Transcultures @ Supervoisins – Halles de Schaerbeek

    June 13, 2013

    14:30 to 16:30 Isa Belle + Paradise Now : Sound massages In the context of the « Supervoisins » event (super neighbours) organised by Les Halles de Schaerbeek in Brussels,” Isa Belle + Paradise Now propose their sweet sound massages introducing to the organic body-sound relationship. One can discover the benefits and physical properties of sound and the use of

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  • Call for proposals – Transcultures “Art(s) and Network(s)” Mobile Awards 2013 – deadline : 01 sept

    June 3, 2013

    Within the framework of La quinzaine numérique (The digital fortnight) of the Federation Wallonia-Brussels (21 September>06 October 2013), Transcultures, in partnership with the Municipality of Saint-Gilles (Brussels) launches Les Transnomades 2013 (arts en réseaux – meaning Net Art-s), an event dedicated to the Net Art today in its innovative diversity. On this occasion, Transcultures with its partners is happy to announce the creation of

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  • Bernard Stiegler, conference & workshop at Mundaneum (Mons) and at BELSPO (Bxl) 4 & 5 june

    May 29, 2013

    Conference & Workshop : « Les chemins numériques vers la connaissance » Mundaneum at Mons, conference 4 june – 8 p.m (modérateur : Philippe Franck) Belspo at Bruxelles, workshop : 5 june – 9>12 a.m Bernard Stiegler is a French philosopher at Goldsmiths, University of London and at the Université de Technologie de Compiègne. In addition, he is Director of the Institut

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  • 07 > 09.06.2013 – City Sonic @ festival les Folies – Maubeuge

    May 28, 2013

    More than fifteen years after its creation, the Festival “Les Folies” organized by Le manège.mons (national scene Maubeuge) changes size and invests Remparts Maubeuge (France) to large outdoor concerts. This year, the festival offers a carte blanche to City Sonic, an international festival of sound arts initiated byTranscultures, Interdisciplinary Center and digital sound cultures in Mons (Belgium) in co-production with the manège.mons. read more on

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  • 31.05 + 01.06.2013 – Festival Nightshot #7

    May 23, 2013

    MALVES > FRANCES Transcultures, regular partner of the festival Nightshot (artistic director : Philippe Baudelot) initiated by the Graph, presents, in the framework of the event Mai Numérique, two young interdisciplinary artists from Mons Arnaud Eeckhout and Vivian Barigand with their recent project Twist, which is an entirely acoustic installation with metal and organic tone. This immersive work, created at the Festival of Sound Art City

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  • 31.05.2013 – Sound up #2 – Dangereuses liaisons

    May 16, 2013

    MONS > THÉÂTRE DES ARBALESTRIERS (MAISON FOLIE) > 20:00 This second edition of Sound up initated by Art Zoyd in the framework of the European transborder project Espace(s) Son(s) Hainaut(s), which has been prepared during the year involving young artists from North of France and Wallonia, explores the man-machine relation with a specific dramaturgy for each art piece and a itinerary between innovative music, scenary,

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  • 22.05.2013 – Workshop Isa Belle + Paradise Now – Sound Massages

    May 15, 2013

    HUY > CENTRE CULTUREL > 13:00 In the context of the day of “Stress and well-being managing,” Isa Belle + Paradise Now propose anintroduction to organic body-sound relationship course. In this workshop, you will discover the benefits and physical properties of sound and the use of “singing bowls” (ancestral Tibetan bowls et crystal bowls) and essential oils…a sacred moment! 3€ Avenue Delchambre

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  • 22.05.2013 – Workshop Sonic Kids Arnaud Eeckhout + Emilien Baudelot Electronic Music

    May 15, 2013

    MONS > MAISON FOLIE > 14:30 – 16:30 For this electronic music workshop, young musicians and sound producers Arnaud Eeckhout and Emilien Baudelot will introduce the children to the world of electronic instruments and treatments to introduce them to a group composition. After the workshop, the children will be able to “make their own band.” In the framework of Espace(s) Son(s) Hainaut(s) transborder platform for innovative

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  • 15.05.2013 – Workshop Sonic Kids – Alice Pilastre Ritournelle

    May 13, 2013

    Mons > Théâtre du Manège > 14:30 – 16:00 
Led by young artist Alice Pilastre, this entertaining, poetic and interactive workshop for the kids appeals to auditory and tactile senses to create music and sounds: punching, coloring, pasting and creating your own partition for a musical box! In the framework of Espace(s) Son(s) Hainaut(s) transborder platform for innovative music supported by le

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  • 09 > 11.05.2013 Digital Breakfast, Paradise Now, Gauthier Keyaerts, Stéphane Kozik @ Nuits Sonores – Lyon

    May 6, 2013

      Transcultures is invited to participate to the electronic & indie music festival Nuits Sonores with a focus on Brussels for its 11th edition. A selection of artists supported by Transcultures and Festival City Sonic present performances, dj sets and workshops for the youngsters at Les Subsistances (stage 2): Digital Breakfast (performance by + workshop Sonic Kids), Paradise Now (sound

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