Scope Sessions #74

Amberscope / M. Kardinal & Monocube

10.05.2018 6pm  - 9pm

Scope Sessions – artist talks & media salon edition #74, taking place Thursday, May 10th, 2018 at SomoS, presents the latest project by visual artist Linas Kutavičius in collaboration with musician Paulius Kilbauskas and the latest installment of M. Kardinal’s APPARITIONS series with dark ambient artist Monocube.

The artists will talk about their work processes and collaborations. You will be able to experience their actual performances on May 11 at our “Scope Presents” event at Spektrum Berlin: “SCOPE presents: Amberscope / M. Kardinal & Monocube #450”

Amberscope – audiovisuals of fossilized history

Visual artist Linas Kutavičius known for his light instalations shaping the public spaces of the venues and festivals in Lithuania for the last fifteen years. Big size geometric and sculptural light instalations became trademark of him. Last couple of years Linas Kutavičius started experiments with the focused lightbeam projecting the natural Baltic amber by his original design devices. In collaboration with Paulius Kilbauskas it became an Amberscope project.

Musician and composer Paulius Kilbauskas known in the independent, experimental music scene of Lithuania since late nineties, made a long way in electronic music by connecting instrumental sound with the the digital and analog extensions. Lately known for his works in film industry by making soundtracks for movies and documentaries. His organic synthesized sound becomes the storyteller of the Amberscope.

The Amberscope team will present the story of the project and unveil the secret of the amber beamer. Hopefully it will become an open disscussion where visual artist Linas Kutavičius and musician/composer Paulius Kilbauskas will disscuss their practices in a wider sense.

M. Kardinal & Monocube – APPARITIONS: III. Substratum

M. Kardinal is a visual artist based in Berlin (DE). Her work has been internationally exhibited, screened, performed live and discussed since 2004 across Europe, North America and New Zealand. She has collaborated with various musicians and artists from Galicia (Spain), Germany, Italy, Ukraine, Canada and the United States.

Monocube is a Ukrainian dark ambient act, being active since 2008. He participated “Drone Mind“ LP compilation series on Drone Records (DE) and released the full length album on Malignant Records (US). Since 2017 Monocube collaborated with M. Kardinal and various international artists from Germany, Sweden, Finland and Norway. Currently a new album is being prepared for the release on Malignant Records and Cyclic Law.

APPARITIONS: III. Substratum, the audiovisual performance of M. Kardinal & Monocube is the third part of APPARITIONS series to reflect and embody elusive happenings beyond human’s perception using analog technique.

In their talk, M. Kardinal and Monocube will talk about their collaboration and work process.

This session has been curated by Kiritan Flux.

Thursday, May 10th, 2018
doors open at 6pm
talks start at 7pm *SHARP*
Donation recommendation: 5 EUR
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