AND produces, develops and stages one of the biggest media arts festivals in the UK. Travelling to and mapping a different terrain every occurrence, AND Festival is a rehearsal space and catalyst for new models of working. 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.

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Toxicity’s Reach presents a collection of installations, spanning multiple disciplines as a way of exploring how industrial chemicals that are found in our waterways affect humans, animals and the landscape we live in.

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Toxicity’s Reach

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Re-enacting the historical and modern flow of people, cargo, data and power One-Fifth of the Earth’s Surface invites you to walk amongst it and view how three continents are tethered via transatlantic data cables, air and sea routes and trade.

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One-Fifth of the Earth’s Surface \\ Hakeem Adam and Maxwell Mutanda

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Conceived as a floating laboratory, WetLab is a space for creative minds to openly engage with the public and explore the ecology of the canal, envisaging potential future uses for this once essential piece of this national infrastructure.

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WetLab \\ public works + Assembly

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Psychedelic audio-visual sculptures explode from land and water, and the Liverpool skyline playfully shapeshifts revealing a surreal alternate reality of the urban landscape in this new AR work.

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The Blue Violet River \\ Anita Fontaine

Water trails from boat looking into horizon
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Enter an subaqueous sonic reality on Kate Davies’ By the Sound of Things; a 3-hour immersive audiovisual experience onboard the unique steam-powered Mersey-built, Daniel Adamson.

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By the Sound of Things \\ Kate Davies

Thu 21st Sep 2017

Festival of new cinema, digital culture and art.

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AND Festival 2017

Thu 21st — Sun 24th Sep 2017
Fri 22nd Sep 2017 Ι Various Times

The film programme revealed the earth’s layers, from the drone’s eye view to deep into subterranean fear-inducing bunkers. The programme is a…

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AND Film Programme (2017)

Fri 22nd — Sun 24th Sep 2017
Thu 21st Sep 2017

Abandon Normal Devices were proud to announce WATERLICHT  for AND 2017, an ambitious and large-scale digital installation by Dutch Designer, Daan Roosegaarde with…

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Waterlicht \ Daan Roosegaarde (2017)

Thu 21st — Sat 23rd Sep 2017
Ongoing

New rendering and image making techniques like photogrammetry and LIDAR scanning are allowing us to visualize previously hidden or forgotten histories. Archaeologist…

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Rendering the Past \ Panel Discussion (2017)

Fri 22nd Sep 2017
Fri 22nd Sep 2017

If you’re interested in hiring this piece of work, please see our touring page here. My Wall is Your Filter Bubble was an…

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My Wall Is Your Filter Bubble \ Various Artists (2017)

Fri 22nd — Sun 24th Sep 2017
Fri 22nd Sep 2017

James Ferraro // The Deluge Set in a nightmarish simulation of humanity – a Brueghelian underground – musician and critical futurist James…

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James Ferraro & Nkisi \ Listening to the Dark Evening Event (2017)

Fri 22nd Sep 2017
Fri 22nd Sep 2017

The Tendaguru Formation in Tanzania are amongst the richest sites of late Jurassic fossils that have ever been found. A former German…

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Not A Single Bone \ Nora Al-Badri and Jan Nikolai Nelles (2017)

Fri 22nd — Sun 24th Sep 2017