Video mapping shows and SUBCARPAȚI concert at iMapp Bucharest 2021
The biggest new media art event in Romania and in top 3 international video mapping competitions, IMAPP BUCHAREST – WINNERS LEAGUE, organized by Bucharest City Hall, through CREART, with the support of the Chamber of Deputies, takes place on Saturday, September 18th, 2021, in Constitution Square, Bucharest, Romania. Admission is free and the access is from 5 PM.
The artistic works of the participating teams will be displayed on the largest projection surface in the world – the facade of the Palace of of Parliament (23,000 square meters), and tens of thousands of hearts will vibrate in unison on an electrifying evening, at the intersection of technology and music!
The 7th edition of the event, winner of the “AV IN ACTION” category at the AV AWARDS in London 2020, celebrates the way people gradually resume their lives, the theme of the video mapping contest – “THE SHOW MUST GO ON” – presenting domains of impact in contemporary society (art, music, sports, education and tourism), that have the ability to reinvent themselves and ensure the effervescence and dynamism of a life that we have all missed so much.
Through a partnership with five of the most important international video mapping festivals in the world, iMapp Bucharest will bring together, in the Capital of Romania, the best video mapping artists, winners of the partner events, wThrough a partnership with five of the most important international video mapping festivals in the world, iMapp Bucharest will bring together, in the Capital of Romania, the best video mapping artists, winners of the partner events, who will reinterpret the façade of the Palace of Parliament through works of art that use light, technology and music to render one’s own vision of the theme: Borealis – a festival of light (U.S.A.) – winner FLIGHTGRAF, Genius Loci Weimar (Germany) – winner JONAS DENZEL, Kyiv Lights Festival (Ukraine) – winner FABIO VOLPI (a.k.a. Dies_), 1minute projection mapping competition (Japan) – winner Li Cheng, Zsolnay Light Festival (Hungary) – winner Ricardo Silveira Cançado. The five teams will be joined in the competition by the Jury Award winner of iMapp Bucharest 2019 edition – Michele Pusceddu.
In the opening of the event, on the iMapp Bucharest stage will perform the band SUBCARPAȚI, the largest independent music group in Romania, which was born in 2010, at the initiative of Bean MC, being composed of a group of friends driven by passion for music and folklore. From 2009 until now, the band Subcarpați has released 7 discographic materials through which they won hearts, reinterpreting folklore in their own way and bringing to the fore the idea that it is important to connect to our origins.
Facebook event: https://fb.me/e/2nDbZWFF5
RULES OF PARTICIPATION AND ACCESS: www.creart.ro/imapp-bucharest-2021-reguli-de-participare-si-acces
Organizers: Bucharest City Hall, through CREART
With the support of: Parliament of Romania – Chamber of Deputies
With the support of: Societatea de Transport București – STB SA