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Lowtoy Festival #1

Lowtoy is glad to announce, the first 8 Bit & DIY Electronics Festival of Barcelona!
It will be held at Hangar from 25th to 28th of September.

Talks, Workshops and a Collective Exhibition of Machinima, Game-Art, Installations, Glitch and Pixelart. And of course, nine hours of non stop music and visuals, played by the most outstanding artists on current International Chiptune and Circuit Bending scene.
Casper Electronics, Je Deviens Dj En 3 Jours, Grosgoroth, Church Of Whatever and MUCH MORE!

FACEBOOK EVENT

HANGAR WEB

25 Set / 17.30 – Workshop / Talk by Vj Entter

Art in the age of ‘Grand Theft Auto’

Price: FREE
Location: Fundació AAVC Hangar – Emilia Coranty 16, 08018 Barcelona (Spain) – Google Maps

27 Set / 15.00 to 00.00 – Chipmusic A/V Shows

Music:
Je deviens dj en 3 jours / Casper Electronics / Grosgoroth / Distortled Box / Church Of Whatever / Two Games One Boy / Lautstärke / Cream In All Moustache / Vesper On / Neuroflip / 4Dboy / Love Trough Cannibalism / OCHOCINCO / Subatak

Visuals:
Ascii_bit / Device / Entter / Aorante / Vj Psycho / Lalita Vj / Vj Tea

Expo – Installations:
Raúl Berrueco aka VJ Entter / Victor Arce aka LxTxCx / Mario Durán / Device / María Callizo / L’Orquestra Dels Luthiers Drapaires

Price: 7€ Door
Location: Fundació AAVC Hangar – Emilia Coranty 16, 08018 Barcelona (Spain) – Google Maps

ADVANCE TICKETS SOLD OUT


28 Set / 12.00 to 20.00 – Workshop with Peter Edwards (Casper Electronics)


OMSynth (Open Modular Synthesizer) MiniLab

Price: 60€ kit / 85€ kit + Workshop
Location: Fundació AAVC Hangar – Emilia Coranty 16, 08018 Barcelona (Spain) – Google Maps

CARTEL-lowresVisual identity of the festival, poster, video teaser: Entter.

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28 Set / 12.00 to 20.00 – Workshop with Peter Edwards (Casper Electronics)

Build your own electronic sound gadgets with the OMSynth MiniLab.
Part electronics learning lab, part musical instrument, the MiniLab gives you everything you need to build, hack and play with a wide range of experimental sound circuits.
Learn about the art of electronics with professional maker, musician and teacher Peter Edwards of Casperelectronics.com.

The MiniLab is completely portable. Build circuits in the woods, play music in a cave, impress your pets.
Includes idea guide which offers general tips and illustrated circuit building instructions.
This workshop is suitable for all electronics skills levels from complete noobs to hardened pros.

Facebook Event

Price: 60€ kit / 85€ kit + Workshop
Inscriptions: lowtoy@lowtoy.com
Language: English
Location: Fundació AAVC Hangar (Plaza Lab) – Emilia Coranty 16, 08018 Barcelona (Spain) – Google Maps

27 Set / 15.00 to 24.00 – MUSIC + VISUALS SHOWS / EXPO / INSTALLATIONS

Nine hours of audiovisual shows the most varied musical styles.
A large arsenal of instruments and devices used. Gameboys, Amiga, circuit bending toys, homemade devices …

Music:
Je deviens dj en 3 jours (FRA)
Casper Electronics (USA)
Grosgoroth (ESP)
Distortled Box (ESP)
Church Of Whatever (ITA/ESP)
Subatak (ARG/VZLA/CHL)
Two Games One Boy (ARG)
Lautstärke (ARG/ESP)
Cream In All Moustache (FRA)
Vesper On (ESP)
Neuroflip (ESP)
4Dboy (ESP)
Love Through Cannibalism (ESP)
OCHOCINCO (ESP)

Visuals:
Ascii_bit (ESP)
Device (ESP)
Entter (ESP)
Aorante (ESP)
Vj Psycho (ESP)
Lalita Vj (ESP)
Vj Tea (ITA)

And… a collective exhibition of machinima, game-art, installations, glitch and pixelart distributed by different areas of the room Ricson!

Expo:
Raúl Berrueco aka VJ Entter
Victor Arce aka LxTxCx
Mario Durán
María Callizo

Installations:
L’Orquestra Dels Luthiers Drapaires
Device

Price: 7€ Door / 5€ Advance
Location: Fundació AAVC Hangar – Emilia Coranty 16, 08018 Barcelona (Spain) – Google Maps

ADVANCE TICKETS SOLD OUT


25 Set / 17.30 – WORKSHOP / TALK BY VJ ENTTER

Art in the age of ‘Grand Theft Auto’

The workshop/talk will examine the relationship between art and videgames, as an introduction to Lowtoy Festival activities.
Specifically, it investigates a variety of artistic interventions inspired by videogames or explicitly employing game-based digital technology, included the use of patched or modified video games or the repurposing of existing games and/or game mechanics.

Price: FREE
Duration: 2hs

entter-taller‘Your father’ pixelart, Entter 2013.