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We Move - Session 6: Bishi, Technology and Agency / 15th March

Join us to hear Bishi talk about technology and its relationship to agency.

Course Instructor: Bishi Bhattacharya

Course level

Music Hackspace

Starts on: 15/03/2022 18:30 BST

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When: The event will take place Tuesday 15th of March at 6pm UK, with the livestream starting at 6:30pm UK. 

Where: The Rattle, London, with limited places available. Registrations (Buy Now or Add to Cart) are ONLY for people who want to attend in person. For those who can’t make it to the event IRL, it will be livestreamed on the Music Hackspace YouTube channel (add to your calendar below).

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Drawing directly from her career as an independent, multi-disciplined creative, join us to hear Bishi talk about technology and its relationship to agency – particularly for those who find themselves sidelined by mainstream industry structures – and how this has enabled her to grow a flourishing career as an artist without compromising your vision or identity.

The event will also be livestreamed on our YouTube channel for those who can’t join IRL

Speakers & presentations

BISHI is celebrated for the use of groundbreaking technology in her live performances, from interactive bodysuits to live coded and mixed reality environments. Collaborations include Tony Visconti, Sean Ono Lennon, Jarvis Cocker, The London Symphony Orchestra. BISHI produced LANDR’s first-ever Sitar Sample pack and has recently worked with Real World Studios, Spitfire Audio, Ableton and Delic. Her first AV installation 'Reflektions,' sold out at Coventry City of Culture 2021. Her song 'Dia Ti Maria' appears in 'Anna' streaming now on Disney Plus (2021).

Requirements

  • No requirements needed

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  • ---- IRL Venue: The Rattle, London 6pm UK

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We ask all participants to read and follow the Berlin Code of Conduct and contribute to creating a welcoming environment for everyone.

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About the workshop leader

BISHI is celebrated for the use of groundbreaking technology in her live performances, from interactive bodysuits to live coded and mixed reality environments. Collaborations include Tony Visconti, Sean Ono Lennon, Jarvis Cocker, The London Symphony Orchestra. BISHI produced LANDR’s first-ever Sitar Sample pack and has recently worked with Real World Studios, Spitfire Audio, Ableton and Delic. Her first AV installation 'Reflektions,' sold out at Coventry City of Culture 2021. Her song 'Dia Ti Maria' appears in 'Anna' streaming now on Disney Plus (2021). A passionate advocate for inclusivity & the gender equality, BISHI founded WITCiH (Women in Tech Creative Industries Hub), a non-profit organisation supporting women, trans and non-binary creative practitioners in tech. Platforming music creators since its inception in 2016, with salons and live events featuring diverse guests including: Imogen Heap, Ana Matronic and Mira Calix. During lockdown BISHI curated ‘WITCiH Digital Festival’ 2021 starring Laurie Anderson, Hannah Peel alongside the Creative Women In Tech podcast. BISHI has been a broadcaster on BBC Radio 4 and is an ambassador for Keychange (2021), the Featured Artists Coalition and The Creative Passport. She is also on the board of directors for The F-List for Music.