Unformed Sound in Multimedia Composition: The Šarapovas Project Silver Dust

Lilija Duobliene

The idea of the presentation is based on the Deleuzian concept of the deterritorialisation of refrain, using unformed sound and an investigation into how this type of sound works in the multimedia project Silver Dust. The experimental video project, created by Lithuanian artist Andrius Šarapovas, is interdisciplinary, comprising music, dance, and poetry (Nivinskas, Juodkaite, Navakas, an...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 11, 2015
venue: Sphinx Cinema
format: in words
practice: performance
keywords: Andrius Šarapovas, dance, de/re-territorialisation, film, flesh, montage, noise, poetry, Siver Dust, sound, What is Philosophy?

Deleuzian Expressionism as an Ontology for Theatre

Zornitsa Dimitrova

This paper addresses the problematic ontology of postdramatic theatre. In particular, it looks at examples of “in-yer-face” productions, such as Sarah Kane’s 4.48 Psychosis and Cleansed, as well as Caryl Churchill’s The Skriker and Far Away. In doing so, it aims to uncover a novel way of positioning the notion of mimesis within the ontological texture of...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 10, 2015
venue: De Bijloke Music Center, Auditorium
format: in words
practice: performance
keywords: Baruch Spinoza, Expressionism in Philosophy, Plato, sense, stratum, theatre

On the Concept of Creal: Ethical Promises of a non-Teleological Creative Universal

Luis de Miranda

The French novel Paridaiza (De Miranda 2008a) describes a totalitarian digital duplication of our planet. A small group of rebels subverts the hedonistic-fascist system in which millions of players are imprisoned. The liberators implant a virus within the code of the immersive world in the form of a disruptive signifier. Five combined letters function as the grain of sand in the gears: �...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 9, 2015
venue: De Bijloke Music Center, Mezzanine
format: in words
practice: philosophy
keywords: chaosmos, Donatien Alphonse François de Sade, Hannah Arendt, Henri Bergson, Jacques Lacan, Karl Marx, plane of immanence, politics, real/reality, William Shakespeare

Digital Folds, or Cinema’s Automated Brain

Elena del Río

The digital etching of the film image brings forth what this image already contains in a virtual state. It submits the linear, discrete flow of space and time to a modulating wave that reconstitutes this flow as a new entity. The digital thus gives new birth to the cinema by extracting, intensifying, and thus liberating certain qualities that were repressed or concealed under the requirements of a...

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conference: DARE 2015: the dark precursor
date: November 10, 2015
venue: De Bijloke Music Center, Kraakhuis
format: in words
practice: image
keywords: Alfred Hitchcock, algorithm, film, modulation, Orson Wells