::vtol:: aka Dmitry Morozov (RU), is a media artist, musician and engineer of strange-sounding machines, and is based in Moscow. He implements his ideas in technological art: robotics, sound art, science art. In the mid 00s Morozov started using his DIY and circuit-bent instruments for his own music projects. He is the first batch producer of music and video synthesizers in the post-Soviet area. Besides making music and instruments, Morozov creates audiovisual art installations and promotes circuit bending and DIY electronics in Russia through lectures and workshops. Morozov is Laureate of Sergei Kuryokhin Prize (2013), Prix Cube (France, 2014) and obtained honorary mentions at VIDA 16.0 (Spain, 2014) and Ars Electronica (Austria, 2015). vtol.cc2016
Thursday 9 June 2016
On Thursday the journey starts with a lecture by Heather Davis on plastic geologies, followed by a programme of curated walks which explore different aspects of the Pasvik Valley: the pollution, the river, the brown bears, the archaeology, and the insect life. In the evening ::vtol:: presents his new installation Лесофон / Lesophon.