The following selection offers an overview about the events taking place at Budapest Art Factory.
Budapest Art Factory (BAF) is pleased to present to you SYN-Phon; sound performance based on graphical notation by Candaş Şişman featuring Barabás Lőrinc & Ölveti Mátyás. Candaş Şişman resided at BAF for the month of June as part of its cross-cultural fertilization residency program. SYN-Phon will be exhibited to act, as a visual linguistic delivery through a cogitation segment followed by the sound performance.
Saturday, 29th June, doors open at 7pm, performance starts at 8pm.
Candas Sisman, born in Izmir - Turkey, 1985. He graduated from Eskişehir Anatolian University Animation Department. As one of the main co founder of NOHlab studios Candas has received honorary mention from ARS ELECTRONİCA in Computer Animation /Film /VFX category and Rome Viedram Festival Video and Sound Design best prize.Candaş Şişman recently realized Yekpare projection mapping with Nerdworking within İstanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture activities and ‘FLUX’ audiovisual installation among İlhan Koman Hulda festival in İstanbul. The artist is represented by Pgart gallery in Turkey.
Budapest Art Factory cordially invites you to a one-night show; Dressage by CHRIS ANTHEM, Lebanese based artists resided for a month at BAF as part of its residency program.
Wednesday May 29, in between 6 and 9pm
Chris Anthem, born in the UK in 1974, divides his time and practice between Cornwall in the UK and Beirut, Lebanon. He graduated in fine art from Liverpool Polytechnic and the Slade School of Art London (1993-1998). In 2008 he relocated to rural England in 2008, with subsequent exhibitions in London, Beirut and and Addis Ababa. He is presently represented by Fadi Moghabghab Art Contemporain in Beirut and the Plumbline and Orchard Gallery in the UK. His work can be found in the collections of their excellencies the Al-Thani Family of Qatar and Byblos Bank, Lebanon. Current projects include development of Alia Artists Residence in the Chouf mountains of Lebanon as a destination for international artists, and collaborations with the post-punk band Scrambled Eggs.
Doors open at 6pm, followed by a panel discussion starting at 7pm.