While the Live Herring '14 main exhibition at the Gallery Ratamo takes closer look at mechanical and digital lifeforms, Äkkigalleria takes one step towards to bio art. The 24th Äkkigalleria Moths Day and Night 23.-25.1.2014 (Kauppakatu 25, Jyväskylä) is an annex event to the Live Herring '14. Two British animations artists, Emily Tracy and Elizabeth Hobbs, will combine forces with local research biologist and nature conservationist, Jussi Päivinen from Metsähallitus, to create new animations inspired by Finnish moths. This intervention includes two workshops, one for a class of school students and the other open to the public. The workshops will [...]
Live Herring aims at bringing new media art more visible
...and more familiar for public by producing and organizing workshops and exhibitions (expecially screenings), developing new ways and surroundings to show new media art and seeking for new venues for new media art art.