Alpha-ville 2010, Festival of Digital Arts and Culture
Alpha-ville Festival, in partnership with the Whitechapel Gallery and Rich Mix Cultural Foundation, will fill two days with groundbreaking live music and visual performances including advanced electronic music, live cinema, interactive media installations, 3D visual performances, a moving image competition and a screening programme.
Highlights of the programme include a rare live appearance by IDM pioneer Bola (aka Darrell Fitton), a special live set by internationally recognised electronic sound artist Scanner, and an exquisite portrait of contemporary and up and coming electronic music artists such us modern classical duo the Boats, hyperdub's talent Subeena and Actress, the founder of Werk Discs and one of the UK's most fascinating music artists. The Festival will also showcase âlive cinema' performances - the latest trend in audio-visual art - including french music and graphic duet Gangpol & Mit, UK based violinist and electronic musician Zan Lyons and a 3D commission by Alpha-ville that brings together Pixel, a pioneer electronic music composer from the German label Raster Noton and Graphset, Alpha-ville's visual creator.
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