Conference: Pop–Power–Positions

Conference: Pop–Power–Positions

EVENTS

From October 18 to 20, 2018, Norient co-presents a research conference around popular music in times of global networks. Featuring Ali Gul Pir (Karachi, Pakistan) and Umlilo (Johannesburg, South Africa).

A New Series Is Born: Sonic Fiction

A New Series Is Born: Sonic Fiction

EVENTS

In collaboration with the Rewire festival and Schauspielhaus Zürich Norient presents a new concert series with cutting-edge acts of today’s pop music on the theater stage. Vol. 1 with Jenny Hval and Ben Frost; Vol. 2 with Aïsha Devi and Tim Hecker.

Norient Co-Curates ISM Hexadome

Norient Co-Curates ISM Hexadome

EVENTS

The ISM Hexadome is an immersive 360° audiovisual exhibition combining art and technology and features nine audiovisual performances and installations from international artists. Norient presents two of them.

Seismographic Sounds – the Exhibition

Seismographic Sounds – the Exhibition

EVENTS

The first Norient exhibition showed and discussed contemporary video clips, tracks and sound art from around the globe. It has been touring from August 2015 to February 2017 around Switzerland, Germany and Italy.

Seismographic Sounds – the Book

Seismographic Sounds – the Book

STORIES

The second Norient book «Seismographic Sounds – Visions of a New World» introduces you to a contemporary world of distinct music and music videos. Written by 250 scholars, journalists, bloggers and musicians from 50 countries.

Sonic Traces: From the Arab World – Release

Sonic Traces: From the Arab World – Release

AUDIO

Music, sounds and noises from the Arab World – The Norient Performance is out now! Collected and mixed by the Norient collective. Vinyl and digital.

«Sound Translations» – Film Project

«Sound Translations» – Film Project

VIDEO

In «Sound Translations», Peter Guyer (Recycled TV AG) and Thomas Burkhalter (Norient) narrate stories around seven video clips and audio tracks from selected musicians worldwide.

Buch: Out of the Absurdity of Life

Buch: Out of the Absurdity of Life

ACADEMIC

Das erste Norient-Buch diskutiert Zeitfragen und Trends im globalisierten Musikschaffen zwischen Europa, Afrika, Lateinamerika, Asien und den USA.

Thementage «Musik und Globalisierung»

Thementage «Musik und Globalisierung»

EVENTS

Renommierte Wissenschaftlerinnen, Musikjournalisten und Musiker treffen sich vom 29.5 – 31.5.2012 in Bern und Zürich zu Künstlergesprächen, Konzerten, Vorträgen, Podiumsdiskussionen und Filmvorführungen.