No Patent Pending is a nomadic performance series of iii (Instrument Inventors Initiative) presenting radical interdisciplinary practices that engage with sound, image, space and the body. This edition of the series will present a performative sound art program exploring the site of De Nijverheid.
The whole afternoon you can see 555 bugs, a performative installation in which Maria Komarova creates a landscape out of found objects and diy electro-acoustic instruments. From 14:00 to 15:30 there is a string of performances by BMB con., Adomas Palekas + Greta Galiauskaitė and Amos Peled.
BMB con. is a multimedia performance group that balances have been performing a balancing act between music and noise, sound and vision, digital and analogue. Adomas Palekas and Greta Galiauskaitė present their sonic performance Antennae in which they delve into the realm of anthropogenic electromagnetic fields and explore antennaed communication between living bodies and man-made devices and infrastructures. Multidisciplinary artist Amos Peled presents Ultra-Sonic-Face, a performance piece in which a speaker is worn on the face by the performer as a mask, cultivating a new sense of space based on auditory perception.