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  • Impala Utopia – Residency M4m – Transcultures – April 2013 – Mons

    01/04/2013

    The Impala Utopia group is composed of 4 young French artists/sound and multimedia designers, welcomed in residence by Transcultures within the framework of the European project M4m (M for mobility), supported by the Culture Programme 2007-2013 of the European Commission. The main objective of their residency is to work on a new version of their mobile device Bumpers (triporteur with

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  • Supernova live – Les Transatlantiques > Québec > Mois de la Poésie – 19 – 21 & 23.03

    18/03/2013

    Result of an exchange initiated by Rhizome Productions (Quebec) and Transcultures (Mons), Les Transatlantiques invite adventurous author-performers (Hervé Bouchard, Jean-Marc Desgent, Sebastian Dicenaire, Werner Moron) and musicians (Martin Tétreault, Érick of Orion Keyaerts Gauthier, Stephan Ink) from Quebec and the Federation Wallonia-Brussels to create together 4 audio poetic performances. The first phase will be presented on 21 and 23 March at Festival Le

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  • 20.03.2013 – eVanescens – Laura Colmenares Guerra + Todor Todoroff – Brigittines – Brussels – 20h00

    18/03/2013

    This interactive audiovisual performance which was first presented at the Digital Music Days (JIM) in Mons in collaboration with festival Les Transnumériques in 2012, is a journey through different states, moving the border between the real and dream worlds. The musician-composer Todor Todoroff and videographer Laura Colmenares Guerra explore hybrid territories. With Belgian cellist Sigrid Vandenbogaerde, they perform live mixing acoustic, electroacoustic and video. evanescens

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  • 03.2013 Ars Musica – Installations City Sonic @ Marelle Bruxelles > Maison de la Création > 16:00 & 20:00

    15/03/2013

    The international festival of contemporary music Ars Musica invites Transcultures to present 3 City Sonic installations : Arnaud Eeckhout + Sébastien Herickx (Pingsong), Baudouin Oosterlinck (Instruments of listening), Nicolas d’Alessandro Aura Pon + Johnty Wang (Chorus / Quod / Fundit). This original nomadic event called Marelle also features30 short music pieces (by Luciano Berio, Jonathan Harvey, Ligeti, John Cage, Fausto Romitelli, Thierry De Mey,

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  • Lectures and workshops – european project M4m – “De la Culture aux Industries Créatives” – 14 et 15 mars 2013

    05/03/2013

    Invitation to participate to the M4m workshop@Transcultures-Mons From culture to creative industries: which mutations for the artistic production? 14+15 March 2013 Join the Facebook Event    Download the brochure We would be happy to welcome you on Thursday, March 14 – 10.30am at Mundaneum, 76 rue de Nimy – Mons (see detailed schedule below) and on Friday, March 15 – 9.30am

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  • April > June 13 – Sonia Paço-Rocchia – Résidence Transcultures – Mons

    25/02/2013

    Within the framework of MAP project initiated byEuropean Pépinières for young artists (coordonnated by Transcultures for the Federation Wallonia-Brussels),Sonia Paço-Rocchia (Québec) will produce a sound installation in the garden on the Site of the renewed slaughterhouse in Mons. ‘Helix’ has two parts: the first is an interactive sound installation and the second is a performance. After Sans Escalier, a piece for solo

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  • 20.02.2013 Sonic Kids Guillaume Codutti – Bricophorythme

    14/02/2013

    Mons > Auditorium Abel Dubois > 14:30-17:00 Bricophorythme is about creating musical instruments with found, used, daily and recycled objects. Entrance : 4€ Esplanade Anne-Charlotte de Lorraine, 7000 Mons Reservation : tickets@lemanege-mons.be or 065 39 59 39 In the framework of Espace(s) Son(s) Hainaut(s) transborder platform for innovative music supported by le fonds européen FEDER-Interreg IV France-Wallonie-Vlanderen.

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  • 07.02.2013 – Lecture L’art des systèmes – Cycle Émergences sonores et numériques

    11/02/2013

    MONS > ÉCOLE D’ARTS VISUELS ARTS² > 12:30 In the framework of the cycle Émergences sonores et numériques   2 lectures by Brussels urbanism and digital art group Lab, The 1st at the Architecture and Urbanism Department of the University of Mons will question the permeability between the digital media and architecture. For the 2nd lecture at the Visual Arts School

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  • Workshops : Margarida Guia – 05 & 19.02.2013

    11/02/2013

    MONS > LE CARROSSE > 10:00-12:00 Sound artist, performer and poet, Margarida Guia (Portugal) will give a series of introductions and vocal excercices to the residents of Le Carosse (an institute for mental disabled persons). Avenue G. Maigret 39, 7030 Saint Symphorien Workshop reserved to residents of Le Carrosse www.carrosse.be

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  • 13.02.2013 – Sonic Kids Valéry Sandor + Antoine Bonnet Circuit bending

    11/02/2013

    Mons > Le Manège > 10:30-16:30 The circuit bending technique is an easy and funny way to create new insruments of electronic music. The youngsters are invited to use old toys and cables and to play those unlikely experimental sound devices. Théâtre le Manège, Rue des passages, 7000 Mons Workshop reserved to residents of Le Carrosse www.carrosse.be In the framework of Espace(s) Son(s)

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  • New open #Call(s) : 2 residencies : M4M @ TRANSCULTURES Mons + M4m PARIS

    04/02/2013

    NEW OPEN CALL > DIGITAL ARTS RESIDENCY M4m (M for mobility) at TRANSCULTURES 3 > 17 MARCH 2013 DEADLINE to send your application > 11th FEBRUARY 2013 Transcultures, Interdisciplinary Center for Sound and Digital Cultures (Artistic Director: Philippe Franck) is born in 1996 in order to promote and develop crossings between contemporary artistic practices and arts/society/technology stakes; focusing in particular

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  • Opening Monday 04 February 2013 : Tentative d’épuisement d’un lieu montois (creation) de Mauro Vitturini (M4M project)

    26/01/2013

    Mons > La Médiathèque > 18:30 In the framework of the European project M4m (M for mobility) which aims to facilitate creative exchanges between young professionals of culture, the Italian composer and multimedia artist Mauro Vitturini will premiere an installation which presents a study on Mons through the means of sound and on sound itself. Some recordings taken in Mons during

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  • M4m residency Mauro Vitturini Aquarium – 21.01.2013 > 03.02.2013

    20/01/2013

    MONS > TRANSCULTURES For the first artist residency of the European project M4m at Transcultures, the installation project of the Italian artist Mauro Vitturini was selected. Leaving between London and Rome, Mauro Vitturini is especially interested in language, urban space and sound. In his Aquarium he isolated the actions and redefine things and free the perception from pre conceived ideas

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  • The Week of the Sound – 21.01.2013 > 27.01.2013 – Brussels

    17/01/2013

    The Week of the Sound (a French initiative) is organised for the 3rd time in Brussels by Halolalune Productions with many partners in many locations (Le Botanique, QO2, Flagey, La Bellone, La Cambre, Espace Senghor,…) featuring numerous concerts, debates, workshops, installations… Among them, several artists supported by Transcultures such as Bobvan with his entertaining sound installation The sound tree, Christian Frisson (with

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  • Voyage dans les airs – Arnaud Eeckhout – Sonic Kids Workshop – 16.01.2013

    15/01/2013

    MONS > LA MAISON FOLIE > 14:30 A visual and entertaining concert proposed as a workshop for kids by sound/digital artist Arnaud Eeckhout, how to turn daily objects into strange musical instruments In the framework of Espace(s) Son(s) Hainaut(s) transborder platform for innovative music supported by le fonds européen FEDER-Interreg IV France-Wallonie-Vlanderen. Production: le manège.mons in patrnership with Transcultures. Free entrance Contact

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