Robertina Sebjanic is working in the cross field of art – technology – science. Her art – research focus is since several years oriented towards the project developed in the field of Living systems (bio-art), AV performances, noise/sound art, installations and interactive ambiental responsive immersive environments. The context for her ideas and concepts is often realized in collaboration with other authors (artist, scientist, humanist, makers, hackers…), and through interdisciplinary and informal integration embodies in her work. She is member of Theremidi orchestra . She is also collaborating inside of Hackteria Network. In 2016 project Aurelia 1+Hz / proto viva sonification got Honorary Mention @Prix Ars Electronica 2016 Interactive Art+, and STARTS2016 nomination for project Time Displacement / Chemobrionic Garden. Robertina is internationally exhibited artist. She did performed /presented / exhibited at solo and group exhibitions as well as in gallery’s, biennials, triennials and festivals.
Ales Hieng – Zergon (1984) is a chemical engineer by profession as well as a DJ, p roducer 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 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 audio tracks on Chilli Space compilations since 2007. In 2012 he released E scalator EP on Synaptic Pathways label. He’s a co-author of an audio-visual performance echo 10 together with Robertina Sebjanic. Notable events & appearances: Grajska Gospoda w/ Masayoshi Fujita, Grad Lemberg; MFRU/Kiblix, Maribor; Sonica Festival, Ljubljana; Strictly Analog Festival, Ljubljana; AMRO Festival, Linz; Piksel Festival, Bergen; Touch Me Festival, Zagreb; MusicTechFest/Earzoom, Ljubljana.
Ida Hirsenfelder (1977) is a Ljubljana, Slovenia based media art critic and curator. Her focus research areas include media history, archives and their disappearance, and media archaeology. She is a collaborator of Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, +MUSM on projects related to digital archives and works as an online editor. From 2007 to 2013 she was an archivist at Digital Video Art Archive, DIVA Station, SCCA Ljubljana. From 2010 to 2014 she was a curator at Ljudmila, Ljubljana Art and Science Laboratory. In that time she curated productions by artists like James Powderly & Eun-Jung Son (Painting Lickers), Chris Sugrue (Base 8), Bengt Sjolén (TEMPEST aura), Mirjana Batinic (Fiction & Loss), Lenka Dorojevic & Matej Stupica (Neur-O-Matic) and others. She is also an advocate and user of free and open source software. Since 2011 she has been a member of the Theremidi Orchestra experimental DIY noise collective, creating DIY electronics and noise soundscapes.