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NEMO: Emotion Hack Day Suomen käsityön museo, Kauppakatu 25 Työpaja la 15.10. klo 11:30-17:00 Emotion Hack Dayssa selvitetään, miten teknologiaan voidaan luoda lisää empatian mahdollistavia kerroksia. Kyseessä on käytännönläheinen, avoin työpaja, johon ei tarvita aiempaa kokemusta mistään aiheeseen liittyvästä. Emotion Hack Day -työpajan sisältö on yleinen tunneteknologiakatsaus, jossa tehdään...
Coral Empathy Device -video by Kat Austen is something beautifulto share after the Interfaces for Empathy where it wasn't unfortunately presented as planned in Keinutuoli Korner open programme. Please view it herehttps://vimeo.com/184068567 Kat Austen describes her work like this: We have a lot in common with coral. It builds shelter to protect itself, and lives in symbiosis with microorganisms...
Pixelache Festival 2016 – 'Interfaces for Empathy' is visiting Jyväskylä 14.-16.10. 'Interfaces for Empathy' brings to Jyväskylä four programme parts that were part of the festival which happened in Helsinki last month. The festival explored possibilites of more empathic relationship towards whole ecosystems as a key for new narrative of the human. Please see event alsoat...
The wonderful 'Machine To Be Another' participatory VR work is available only for the next two days. We warmly recommend everybody to try it out, it's pretty amazing experience. Below is an interiew of Marte Roel from the collective byneuroscientistKatri Saarikivi, who has been working on the multidisciplinaryfestival programme team. Read more info about the work also from here! You have an...
Maiccu Kostiainen is a Finnish animal communicator who also gives lectures and courses about intuitive inter-species communication. Her biggest passion is to bring the messages from the other species for people and to give a voice to those who don’t speak the language of humans.The Power of Silent Wisdom workshop is on Friday 23.9. in Gallery Lapinlahti workshop roomat 14 - 18. You have been...
We had a wonderful opening day and evening! Please check out quick impressions from the day on our Facebook page!
23 September 2016
The Singing Länsiväylä activity at the festivalthis weekend promises to be an immersive, participatory experience that incorpoates listening with physical expression and awareness of the environment. We asked workshop facilitators Grit Ruhland and Walburga Walde a few questions about their practice. Reminder: there are still places available in the workshop - register here! Pixelache: You both...
Saša Spačal'sand Slavko Glamočanin's beautiful Syncness -installation was open for five days in MUU Cable gallery and it was very popular among the people visiting the Cable Factory. Unfortunately, the installation suffered vandalism. With great sadness we needed to close down to whole installation (for now)in order to keep the crickets safe. Apologies for those whodidn't have a chance to...
In all cultures around the world, night-time dreams, in concert with coincidence and imagination, have resulted in artistic productions, scientific discoveries, political turnarounds and spiritual breakthroughs. The workshops explore and define a few simple strategies to work with information that we access during our dreams. Andrea Traldi will give two Active Dreaming for Empathy Workshopsin...
18 September 2016
"The first time I was holding in my hand a silicone-based structure, which was changing its shape between soft and hard with wriggling movement, I was sold and ready for further explorations with this material that is biocompatible and with forms that are akin to living or biological organisms." Early Saturday morning will gather a group of interested participants to explore experimental...
The following is an unedited discussion on a Slack channel between Katri Saarikivi, Valteri Wikström and Petri Ruikka from festival programme team on early Friday evening on 2nd of September.This is meant as a possiblestarting point for the un-seminar discussion on Friday evening:Conversation: Empathy, Technology and the Emergence of Collective Intelligence.Katri, Valtteri and Petri arealso...
Please download the Pixelache 2016 Festival 'Interfaces of Empathy'Schedule and Map from HERE!