NEW CINEMA DIGITAL CULTURE & ART

AND FESTIVAL 2021 PROGRAMME

Along The Waterways

Online Exhibition

Sound + Conversation

Journal

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The second wave of artists and projects for Abandon Normal Devices Festival 2021 span audiovisual performance, film, music and sound installation, taking…

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Second Wave Programme for #AND21

Wed 05 May 2021
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This opportunity is now closed. Closing Date: 9am Monday 26 April 2021 AND Festival resurfaces for 2021, taking you on an extraordinary…

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*CLOSED* CALL OUT: Online Production Team

Wed 14 Apr 2021

Through a summer of anticipated opening and emergence, Abandon Normal Devices resurfaces for seven weeks from 27 May – 11 July along…

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Introducing AND Festival 2021

Thu 08 Apr 2021

Annual Programme

Inspired by Oblique Strategies, Abandon Normal Strategies is a series of card prompts to overcome creative blocks; an alternative approach to thinking and unexpected courses of action.

Inspired by Oblique Strategies, a series of card prompts to overcome creative blocks, Abandon Normal Devices has invited AND artists from the last decade to devise a new collection of strategies reflecting on our altered world and the way we are now required to exist and behave.

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Abandon Normal Strategies

Ongoing

COSMOS is a collaboration with The University of Manchester’s Jodrell Bank Observatory and bluedot festival, that launched in July 2017. Scheduled to take place each summer, COSMOS invites an international artist to create a new audio-visual work developed for, and to be projected onto, the iconic Lovell Telescope.

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COSMOS

Abandon Normal Devices over the years has established a programme of research through practice and participation focusing on the areas of New…

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Research