for Visual Music Artists, Writers, and Venues
Time: April 23, 2010 from 6:30pm to 9pm
Location: Espacio Fundación Telefónica, Buenos Aires
Street: Arenales 1540
City/Town: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Website or Map: http://puntoyrayafestival.com
Event Type: live, visuals
Organized By: mad actions
Latest Activity: Mar 19, 2010
PYRFORMANCES (live dot·line sessions) by Vj's Nina Plez, Gi, Delgado & Linden + Dj's ROL3X & Violett within the context of Punto y Raya Festival 2010.
Curated by PANORAMICA
-- Free entry --
* Vj Nina Plez
This visual artist begins her career as a Vj in 2002, performing in various clubs, parties and audiovisual events. She also designs visuals for live shows at several night clubs, where she applies various aesthetical concepts always based on abstraction and minimalism. Her technique combines the use of various software, methods and formats to create imageries pivoting around geometry, color, light and nature.
www.youtube.com/ninaplez | www.myspace.com/ninaplez
* Gisela Faure aka Vj Gi
Rooted in Graphic Design, she begins creating animations to illustrate the music realm. Her unique vector illustrations and colorful vision of all objects, render her one of the most distinct visual artists in the Argentinean scene. Since 2002, she works as a multimedia artist participating in various festivals, designed visuals for live shows by Dj’s and electronic musicians like Ocio (Gustavo Cerati - Flavio Etcheto), directed many music clips and shared the booth with various national and international Dj’s.
www.myspace.com/giselafaure | www.visualing.com
* Milena aka Vj Linden
As a cinema student at FUC (Film University of Buenos Aires), she undertook courses and seminars on videoart and joined the audiovisual project Tekhnë (www.tekhne-v.com.ar) where she started developing aesthetic proposals for live performances and creating experimental audiovisual pieces. In 2004 she began combining video with dance, generating hybrid pieces. She currently participates in the Ciclo Sinestesia, a proposal which combines music, video and dance in realtime. Milena’s visual menu as a Vj is based on looping textures, urban landscapes and dark, ghostly abstract backgrounds filled with digital and organic imagery.
* Vj Alejandro Delgado
In the late 70's he launches his professional career as a Dj. Since 1986 he focuses on the production of digital images and starts working as a VJ with Diego Cid at several locations in Buenos Aires.
Founder of the Escuela de Computación Gráfica, he is also curator of the digital art screening “Computerkunst”, with Goethe and Siggraph BA. In 1993 he creates the 3d and FX production company El Icono and in 2005 releases the documentary Los Bravos, co-produced and co-directed with Rocío Muñoz. He currently designs visuals for the presentation of D+D's last album “Curativo” and develops the image design for the upcoming DVD of 9000.
* Dj ROL3X
Jumping into disciplines like scratch and turntablism, he’s become one of the most renown figures in Argentina.He works mainly with a couple of disc players, and his sets span various musical genres, from the most subtle melodies to most aggressive styles like drum & bass, dubstep, hip hop, electro and breaks, always applying scratch and a seamless amount of amazing techniques.
www.myspace.com/rolexdj | www.youtube.com/djrolex
* Violeta Torres aka Violett
The creations of this Dj and producer are released by record labels like Telegraph (France), Ilian tape (Germany), Einmaleins (Germany) and Lo Mid High (Denmark). She’s become a renown figure in the Latin American scene, and after touring Europe in various occasions, she’s also consolidated herself in the old continent.