RE-INVENTING RADIO


Historical Material


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refer back to the history of radio-art.


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History of Long Nights of Radioart

The LONG NIGHT OF RADIOART on channels of the Austrian National Radio (ORF) has a 15 year long tradition related to the ARS ELECTRONICA FESTIVAL.


In 1989  the first one of these unusual live events took place. It included simultaneous performances and examples for a radioart involving the participation of the listeners.

Other important KUNSTRADIO projects involving LONG NIGHTS OF RADIOART in connection with the ARS ELECTRONICA FESTIVAL  were

1995  HORIZONTAL RADIO
1996  RIVERS & BRIDGES
1997  RECYCLING THE FUTURE II
1998  LONG RADIONIGHT  was a project by NEGATIVELAND
1999  SOUND DRIFTING
2002  RADIOTOPIA


RE-INVENTING RADIO: Radio as space, context, and content of art.

A Kunstradio series in 7 parts on  the history of Radio-Art compiled by Andrea Sodomka:

Part 1: The Drama of Distances - September 5th, 2004              

Part 2: Words of Freedom - September 12th, 2004

Part 3: Sounding Objects - September 19th, 2004

Part 4: Simultaneity - September 26th, 2004

Part 5: An Art lacking of Time and Space - October 3rd, 2004

Part 6: Communication Apparatuses - October 10th, 2004

Part 7: La Radia - October 17th, 2004