USE AT YOUR OWN RISK – Art Show – Events in Bucharest



Thursday, March 6th, 2014 – 19:00 – exhibition of interactive art


Victoria Art Center
12 C Calea Victoriei, Bucharest


6-29 March 2014
Opening: Thursday, March 6th h. 19.00
Victoria Art Center
Calea Victoriei 12C, Bucharest 

For the first time in Romania - USE AT YOUR OWN RISK, an exhibition of interactive art, presenting works which have been previously shown at the well-known Ars Electronica Festival in Linz, Austria. All projects have been developed within Interface Cultures LAb, a master program at University of Art and Design in Linz.

Use At Your Own Risk contains 14 different projects by Austrian and Austria based artists. The field ranges from multimedia art, interactive audio-visual to food art performances.

This exhibition is organized by AVmotional Association, Bucharest and Interface Culture Lab, Linz. Kindly supported by Austrian Cultural Forum in Bucharest and University of Art and Design, Linz.

Artists: Cesar Escudero Andaluz (ES), Davide Bevilacqua (IT), Alberto Boem (IT), Alessio Chierico (IT), Chiara Esposito (IT), Rosemary Lee (US), Jaak Kaevats (EE), Mihaela Kavdanska (BG), Veronika Krenn (AT) & Vesela Mihaylova (BG), Oliver Kellow (AU), Nina Mengin (AT), Ivan Petkov (BG), Marie Polakova (CZ) & Veselina Dashinova (BG/UK) & Jan Spurny (CZ), Maša Jazbec (SI), Ioan Cernei (RO), Fabrizio Lamoncha (ES).

Friday, the 7th of March, h 18:00
National Museum for Contemporary Art, 4th floor

The presentations are focused on recent aspects in the field of Art, Technology & Science, with a specific reference to Ars Electronica Festival in Linz. 

> Tangible Music, presentation by Prof. Martin Kaltenbrunner, Interface Culture Lab, University of Art and Design, Linz.

> Re-Evaluating Interactive Art, presentation by Prof. Dr. Christa Sommerer, Head of Interface Culture Lab, internationally renowned media artist, researcher and pioneer of Interactive Art.

> Ars Electronica, presentation by Martin Honzik, head of Ars Electronica Festival.

Interactive Performances: 
> 4th Skin, Mihaela Kavdanska (RO/BG) & Dolma Jover Agullo (ES)
> SculpTon, Alberto Boem (IT)
> Ursuppe, Alberto Boem (IT) & Davide Bevilacqua (IT)
> Data Slicer – Fruitfulness, Veronika Krenn (AT) & Vesela Mihaylova (BG)

Screening of Ars Electronica Animation Festival 2013 DVD 

ORGANIZERS: AVmotional & Interface Culture Lab