Raflost – An annual art festival of electronic media. Hafnarhús, Thursday 20 – Sunday 22 May
RAFLOST an annual art festival of electronic media is taking place in Reykjavik, Iceland 14 – 22 May 2010.
The RAFLOST art festival is dedicated to professional artists and students of all art forms, music, visual art, dance etc., that are using electricity or electronic equipment at any stage in their artistic creation. Reykjavik Art Museum will host the opening ceremony and various events from 20 – 20 May.
This year the highlight is on interactive video and music.
RAFLOST was first held in May 2007 with lectures and concerts that focused on new technology in electronic music performance. Guests where some of the best respected electronic musicians and scientist in Europe among others, Daniel Arfib, Todor Todoroff, Alain Crevoiser, Mikael Fernström and students in electronic music or new media that came from various Icelandic educational institutions; Iceland Academy of the Arts, Kopavogur School of Music, and Reykjanes School of Music.
For information look at www.raflost.is and www.pikslaverk.org or contact Áki Ásgeirsson, tel. 6619731 (RAFLOST) or Margrét Elísabet Ólafsdóttir, tel. 694 9962 (Pikslaverk)
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