Filmmaker and experimental artist Pedro Maia conducts a masterclass around the concept of live cinema and its relationship with music and analog cinema. Starting from examples of collaborations that he has made over the years with various musicians and festivals, this masterclass intends to explore the concept of visual music and its different developments.

  • 10 Nov. until 12 Nov. 18h - 20h
online
Circuito - Braga Media Arts Educational Service
12€

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Author: Pedro Maia

Target: musicians, digital artists, programmers, teachers and other professionals ou students interested in media arts.

Participants: 12

Duration: 6 hours

  • 10 Nov. until 12 Nov. 18h - 20h
online
Circuito - Braga Media Arts Educational Service
12€

Buy tickets

Author: Pedro Maia

Target: musicians, digital artists, programmers, teachers and other professionals ou students interested in media arts.

Participants: 12

Duration: 6 hours

Pedro Maia

Pedro Maia is a Portuguese filmmaker that works predominantly with 16mm and 8mm film, pushing the boundaries and aesthetic of analog cinema by manipulating the raw materials and challenging the traditional process, continually expanding the visual and technological heritage of classic film methods.

His films have been presented in several film festivals and galleries, such as Tokyo Contemporary Art Museum, Armenian Centre for Contemporary Experimental Art, MACBA Barcelona, Edinburgh International Film Festival, Mostra São Paulo, Curtas Vila do Conde, Indie Lisboa, amongst others.

He has presented solo performances as well collaborations with several musicians such as Vessel, Shackleton, Visionist, Shapednoise, Jacaszek, Shxcxchcxsh, Tropic of Cancer, Craig Leon, Lee Ranaldo, Fennesz, Porto Remix Ensemble, Nisennenmondai, with presentations of these in leading festivals like Sonar, Unsound, Berlin Atonal, All Tomorrow’s Party, Mutek, Dekmantel, TaicoClub Japan, Red Bull Music Academy, as well in renowned institutions like The Barbican, Serralves Museum, CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Eye Film Museum, Contemporary Cultural Center of Valencia, Caixa Forum Barcelona, among others.

 

BMA lab

Experimentation, creation, art and technology. BMA lab cycle is dedicated to the main topics of media arts, providing participants with the knowledge to develope works, tools and ideas. This laboratory is aimed at digital artists, musicians, programmers, teachers, students and anyone interested in media arts.