We’ve completed the programme for the first edition of FIBER Weekends 2018 with the addition of 11 new artists and speakers to the conference and club programmes at LAB111 and OT 301 on Saturday, 1 December.
The first edition of FIBER Weekends 2018 takes place in Amsterdam on 23 November and 1 December, and includes an opening concert at Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, the Coded Matter(s) Conference at LAB111 and a Club & Performance Night at OT301. Having previously confirmed the likes of Alva Noto, Alan Warburton, NKISI and Rainer Kohlberger, we now complete the conference and club programme with 11 new artists and speakers.
Performance Passes (€32) and Day Passes (€30), as well as tickets to individual events are available at Tickets.
8 new speakers for the Coded Matter(s) conference
Our final instalment of the Coded Matter(s) series takes the shape of a day-long conference and comprises four sessions that will navigate questions about Artificial Intelligence, the nature of technological and ecological complexity, the future of simulation and reflects on strategies to make sense of the world through art and music.
In addition to a keynote by Alan Warburton, the conference will feature a talks and presentations by Italian interdisciplinary artist TeZ, electronic musician NKISI, American researcher and designer Shailoh Phillips, live-coding duo Joana Chicau & Jonathan Reus, molecular ecology researcher Xavier Bailley, installation artist Sissel Marie Tonn and artist-designer Waèl el Allouche.
upsammy joins Sensory Shifts: Club & Performance Night
Utrecht-based DJ and producer upsammy has taken the Dutch club scene by storm since releasing her debut Another Place back in March. Blending a mix of sci-inspired techno, intense body music and euphoric experimental electronics, she unleashes mind-melting productions and unique, otherworldly DJ sets, and was tipped as one of the breakout acts at this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event by Resident Advisor. upsammy joins an electrifying lineup of audiovisual performances and club sets by NKISI, Szare and CAO & Michael Tan at OT301 on Saturday, 1 December.
her again and Arif dj the Opening Concert
We open FIBER Weekends 2018 with a night of live performances German sound and visual artist Alva Noto, Beijing-born DJ and producer object blue, and Belgian electronic musician and mathematician Valery Vermeulen. Joining this trio at Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ next Friday, 23 November are Amsterdam djs her again and Arif.
Openings of LFS2 and If/Then installations
FIBER Weekends 2018 also presents the openings of LFS2 by Mariska de Groot & Dieter Vandoren and If/Then by Gabey Tjon a Tham. Presented in collaboration with KIKK Festival on Friday, 30 November, LFS2 is an environment formed by a network of elements scattered in space that interact with each other through light and sound signals. The Hague-based artist Gabey Tjon a Tham unveils If/Then at 4Bid Gallery on Saturday, 1 December. Commissioned by FIBER and created with the support of the Crossing Parallels programme (TodaysArt & TU Delft), the installation attempts to make sense of the non-human systems of time that we interact with every day.
We offer several types of tickets for FIBER Weekends 2018:
• Performance Pass: Opening Concert + Sensory Shifts – €32
• Saturday Pass: Coded Matter(s) + Sensory Shifts — €30
• Individual tickets to each of the events
You can also purchase a ticket to Opening Concert with Alva Noto, object blue and Valery Vermeulen via Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ.
The two installations, If/Then and LFS2, can be visited with any of these tickets.