Áron Birtalan (1990, Budapest)
The Hague, NL

EDUCATION
2015 - present
Master of Film MA, Netherlands Film Academy, Amsterdam, NL
2010-2014
Interfaculty of ArtScience BA Royal Conservatory / Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, NL
2012
Composition (exchange student) Iceland Academy of the Arts, Reykjavík, IS
2009-2010
Media Design Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest, HU


SOLO PROJECTS AND EXHIBITIONS
2014 - Chant (diploma work) - ritual piece for percussion and heat
2014 - Constructed Ghosts - the utopia of ruins! lecture series and publications
2012 - Old House Arthouse - Hrísey, IS - resident artist + performance
2011-2014 - New Liturgy - new media and church music - artistic research and lectures


GROUP PROJECTS AND EXHIBITIONS
2016 - Pianofabriek Brussels, BE - residency with Roel Heremans
2016 - Eye Film Institute, NL - group exhibition
2013 - De Compagnie - Veghel, NL! resident artist + exhibition work
2013 - Siemens Sanat - Istanbul, TR! resident artist + exhibition work
2012 - DortYard - Dordrecht, NL! resident artist + exhibition work
2012 - Tirana Ekspress - Tirana, AL! resident artist + exhibition work


SELECTED PERFORMANCES
2014 - Rewire Festival - The Hague, NL - solo performance
2014 - Trafó House of Contemporary Art - Budapest, HU - live with SILF
2013 - Muziekgebouw an t’Ij - Amsterdam, NL - VOLTA 2013 performance
2011 - State-X New Forms - The Hague, NL - Live Cinema 2.0 premiere
2011 - Gogbot, TodaysArt, STEIM, STRP - various cities, NL - Collapse of PAL with Rosa Menkman
2011 - Teylers Museum - Haarlem, NL - solo performance
2011 - Nacht van Kunst & Wetenschap - Groningen, NL - solo performance
2011 - A38 - Budapest, HU - live with Kanagawa
2010 - TodaysArt - The Hague, NL - STRUCTET II premiere
2010 - LISÄELÄMÄ - Turku, FI - solo performance
2010 - Millenáris Theatre - Budapest, HU - solo performance
2009 - BLIP FESTIVAL NYC - New York, USA - solo performance
2009 - The Courtyard Theatre - London, UK - solo performance
2009 - International Micromusic Festival - Vienna, AT - solo performance

for a full list of past performances and residencies please click here.


FURTHER MUSICAL OUTPUT
2014 - K6is12 - full-length album (contributor)
2014 - Globál Menü television documentary - commissioned soundtrack work
2013 - A Kéz Élete short film - commissioned soundtrack work
2012 - Kanagawa - Spring Semester EP - self-released album
2010 - Penny Arcade TV - Child’s Play - commissioned soundtrack work
2009 - WFMU pres. Live at the Bell House EP - live album

INTERVIEWS:
Electronic Beats 
Europe in 8bits - documentary movie
HVG (Hu) 
Quart (Hu)

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