Sonic adventures in real time
GIORGOS KONSTANTINIDIS AKA VOLTNOI BREGE
Giorgos Konstantinidis is founding member of drog_A_tek and of the audiovisual formation The Erasers. He has written music for film and theater and has presented audiovisual installations in galleries and international festivals. He will present his work with drog_A_tek and the Erasers, individual work of the last 15 years and work by artists that influenced him throughout these years.
drog_A_tek is a flexible musical band re-inventing itself at each meeting; a mixed and eclectic set of improvisation disorder, formed in 2001 in Athens. It records moments in real-time and produces temporary audiovisual environments.
Uses, acoustic, electric and digital musical instruments, typewriters, technology garbage and other objects, frequencies, images, recorded files / soundscapes with which they manufacture small public fragmentary narratives. drog_A_tek evolve their performances beyond all rules of use of materials. Emit and receive known / unknown narrations and ephemeral desires .They print music, posters, stickers, write on walls and on the internet.
The Erasers is an artist group based in Athens and Berlin, founded in 2006 with the aim to expand the boundaries of theater through audiovisual hybrid performances.Their performances include stage performance, cinema in real time, text, video, audio and web based projects in order to narrate stories for the modern man of the 21st century. The combination of such different elements is a challenge of researching a new audio-visual language. The group aims to create an overall experience, an “open” work of art in which the audience can get involved having the freedom of interpretation.
Supported by the DAAD Programme: Partnerships with Greek Institutions of Higher Education 2014 – 2016 / A Cooperation between the Academy of Fine Art Munich (ADBK) and the Athens School of Fine Arts (ASFA).