AND produces, develops and stages one of the biggest media arts festivals in the UK.
Travelling to a new site and mapping a different terrain every two-years, AND Festival is a rehearsal space and catalyst a for new models of working. A place to become acquainted with active imaginations and active participation, it is an opportunity for artists to respond to a site and international platform. The programme invites new ways of seeing the world through re-negotiating our relationship to place featuring live cinema events, installations, online projects, residencies, public realm interventions exhibitions, performances, games and apps.
Festival of new cinema, digital culture and art.More
This year’s film programme will reveal the earth’s layers, from the drone’s eye view to deep into subterranean fear-inducing bunkers. The programme…More
Abandon Normal Devices were proud to announce WATERLICHT for AND 2017, an ambitious and large-scale digital installation by Dutch Designer, Daan Roosegaarde with…More
New rendering and image making techniques like photogrammetry and LIDAR scanning are allowing us to visualize previously hidden or forgotten histories. Archaeologist…More
If you’re interested in hiring this piece of work, please see our touring page here. My Wall is Your Filter Bubble was an…More
James Ferraro // The Deluge Set in a nightmarish simulation of humanity – a Brueghelian underground – musician and critical futurist James…More
The Tendaguru Formation in Tanzania are amongst the richest sites of late Jurassic fossils that have ever been found. A former German…More
Listening to the Dark was a series of prodigious sonic experiments, explorations and expeditions that could be found deep under the earth in…More
This free talk accompanyed the exhibition Digital Dark Ages. In 2015, Google’s Vint Cerf spoke publicly about his fear of a digital…More
Undercurrency Vault: 53.3414° N, 1.7921° W was a performative journey underground that wove together subterranean, sonic, and somatic histories. Experienced as a multi-sensory…More
What if, in the far future, we cannot read the electronic documents, images and multimedia files, that proliferate our worlds today? Digital…More
AND 2010, the Autumn edition took place in Manchester. It featured 15 new commissions, 6 residencies, 18 film screenings, 7 exhibitions, 17 live events and 1 online project from leading and emerging international artists and film-makers across a number of venues and public spaces in the cities.More