Round Table presented by Peter Kirn (DE)

Peter Kirn is a Berlin-based composer, audiovisual artist, journalist, and founder/editor of He is also teaches and develops free technologies, and is co-creator of the open source MeeBlip synth. His music and visuals draw on a classical training in composition and piano, while melding minimalist and experimental dance music influences with a focus on texture and abstraction.

Speakers :

Sougwen Chung (US/CA), is a Canadian-born, Chinese-raised, and Brooklyn-based artist. Her work is a hybrid of traditional art and the immersive possibilities of new technologies. She presents her exhibition : Chiaroscuro at the Contemporary Art Building.

Alex Smoke (UK), is a Scottish talent making electronic records that blurs together European minimalism, pop structures and emotional strings and pads. He has released two full-length albums, Incommunicado and Paradolia (Soma Records) and a slew of singles and remixes, many of which have arrived on Soma and German label Vakant. He returns with a new musical undertaking in the form of Wraetlic (Convex Industries).

ATOM ™ (DE), is a figurehead of the electronic music scene for the past 30 years, the legendary producer ATOM™ (Uwe Schmidt) – known under myriad pseudonyms (including Atom Heart) – presents the European premiere of the audiovisual version of HD, his most recent creation