Art Book Orchestra
Gjörningurinn “Art Book Orchestra” býður upp á sérstaka upplifun fyrir áhorfendur sína. Þessi gjörningur hefur hlotið athyggli alþjóðlegra fjölmiðla auk þess að vera fluttur á sýningum víðsvegar um heiminn. Sem áhorfandi færðu að upplifa rafrænan tónlistargjörnin þar sem að hinar ýmsu lista bækur taka hlutverk hljóðfæris.
Konrad Korabiewski (PL/DK/IS)
The Art Book Orchestra – performance + exhibition
The performance the Art Book Orchestra offers a unique sensorial experience which has come to the large international attention both in the media, exhibitions, and in art & technology research. The concept is various art books on stage, which live acts as the only musical instruments (live electronics).
The Art Book Orchestra is a development of the pioneering and awarded sound/art book
‘Affected as only a human being can Be’ (Geiger Records, 2010), by multimedia artist Konrad Korabiewski and mixed media artist Litten being a cross over project, a meeting point where sound art, experimental music, visual art and book-art melt together in a radical way in a highly tactile, multimedial and interactive digital art form.
In addition the art book orchestra performance, the original interactive art book ‘Affected As Only A Human Being Can Be’ will be displayed as installation.
Polish | Danish Konrad Korabiewski (1978) is an award- winning experimental multimedia
artist partly based in Seyðisfjörður and Berlin.
As a sound-artist, composer and media artist, Konrad Korabiewski has a minimalist,
yet detail-oriented unconventional and experimental approach in his way of working and
sensing. Focused on absorption, content and substance of art rather than a certain
media, he experiments and develops new possibilities for expressing philosophical views
and artistic ideologies.
In 2011 Konrad Korabiewski won the international sound-art competition
Europe – A Sound Panoramaand just recently got awarded the Berliner Künstlerprogramm des DAAD - one of the most internationally renowned residency and working grants.