Kamizdat x Rhiz: beepblip, Zergon

Kamizdat presents the first in a series of events at Rhiz, bringing some of Slovenia’s notable electronic artists to Vienna. Sound artists, experimental electronics, modular / analogue synth enthusiasts and programmers.

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Performing on the first event will be first the sound and intermedia artist – beepblip and after her the producer and a DIY enthusiast – Zergon. Both are interested in sonic explorations: beepblip in the field of sonic landscapes, field recordings and ambiental music and Zergon, who tends more to the exploration of electronic club music.
More about the artists and the record label below:
█ beepblip █
beepblip – Ida Hiršenfelder – is a Ljubljana-based sound and intermedia artist. She is interested in the history of media, archives and their disapearance, and media archeology. She is an advocate and user of free and open source software. She was a member of the DIY sound collective Theremidi Orchestra. In collaboration with intermedia artist Saša Spačal, she has been creating sound experiments and sonoseismic installations, as well as co-founded ČIPke, Initiative for Women with a Sense for Technology, Science and Art. She has collaborated with media artist Robertina Šebjanič and sound artist Aleš Hieng – Zergon on Time Displacement / Chemobrionic Garden (Aksioma Project Space, Ars Electronica Festival 2016) and again in 2019 on Sound Disposition / Crystal Gardens (Steklernik – Gallery for Sound, Bioacoustics and Art). Ida has performed under the alias beepblip at Electric Nights, Athens (2015); radioCona:Winter Exor:cism, Kino Šiška Centre for Urban Culture (2018); Show 656, radia.fm (2018); AMRO – Art Meets Radical Openness, Linz (2018), lve sound event – ARS (3rd programme of Radio Slovenia, Ljubljana and ORF Kunstradio, Vienna). She has released her work on two albums at Kamizdat titled Noise for Strings, Vol. 1 (2019) and Noise for Strings Vol. 2 (2020).
More at http://beepblip.org.

█ Zergon █
Aleš Hieng – Zergon is a chemical engineer by profession as well as a DJ, producer of electronic music and sound artist who also works in the field of audiovisual performances and in the vast field of DIY electronics. He is interested in club music as well as in sonic explorations and audiovisual experimentations. His sounds range from deep house and techno to idm, noise and abstract drone music. He is a member of Synaptic Crew since 2003. He’s been releasing tracks on Chilli Space compilations and Kamizdat compilations. In 2012 he released Escalator EP on Synaptic Pathways label, and in 2019 Tunse EP on his own Bancamp page. He’s a co-author of an audio-visual performance echo 10-9, a co-author of a generative (chemical) sound installation Time Displacement / Chemobrionic Garden and a co-author of sound installation Sound Disposition / Crystal Garden, together with Robertina Šebjanič and Ida Hiršenfelder.
Notable events & appearances: Klub K4, Ljubljana; Grajska Gospoda w/ Masayoshi Fujita, Castle Lemberg; MFRU/Kiblix, Maribor; Sonica Festival, Ljubljana; Strictly Analog Festival, Ljubljana; AMRO Festival, Linz; Piksel Festival, Bergen; Touch Me Festival, Zagreb; MusicTechFest/Earzoom, Ljubljana; Aksioma – Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana; ZNFI, Trbovlje; Ars Electronica, Linz; esc medien kunst labor, Graz.
More at https://zergon.org/.

█ Kamizdat █
Kamizdat is a Slovene free-form boutique netlabel for Creative Commons music by local artists exploring a wide range of genres often packaged in locally-made and unique hand-numbered limited editions.