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.

Bodies intertwined against white background
Sat 12th Jun 2021 Ι 8pm - 9pm

The new edition of Beginningless Mind activates embodied knowledge through movement, in collaboration with choreographer Franka Marlene Foth. In search of a…

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Beginningless Mind: (rivers, rhythms, rituals) \\ Marija Bozinovska Jones

Sat 12th Jun 2021
Fri 18th Jun 2021 Ι 7pm

AND Festival 2021 commissioned artist and filmmaker Tulapop Saenjaroen to create a new short film exploring themes of globalised networks, territoriality, and…

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Notes from the Periphery \\ Tulapop Saenjaroen

Fri 18th Jun — Sun 11th Jul 2021
Fri 25th Jun 2021 Ι 7pm - 8pm

RIOT curated by Tendai John Mutambu.  Riot / John Akomfrah / 1999 / 50 min Curated by Tendai John Mutambu, we are…

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New Cinema Shorts \\ Tendai John Mutambu: RIOT

Fri 25th Jun — Fri 2nd Jul 2021
Black, blue and green graphic with Radio Ensemble written in white
Thu 1st Jul 2021 Ι 7pm - 8pm

This week’s conversation connects across the oceans with Indonesia-based curator Ignatia Nilu, exploring ideas behind the presentation of Radio Ensemble at AND…

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Deeper: Ignatia Nilu \\ Radio Ensemble

Thu 1st Jul 2021
Ongoing Ι 12pm - 11:45pm (UTC+1)

To mark the final day of AND Festival 2021, we ran our online programme of AV performances, music, talks and films that…

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Closing Tide: All Day Broadcast

Sun 11th Jul 2021
Fri 21st May 2021 Ι 8pm - 9pm

For LightNight Liverpool 2021, Abandon Normal Devices (AND) presented a unique radio broadcast, mixing oceanic feelings with deep listening drone. Domes FM,…

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Light Night 2021: Oceanic Feelings

Fri 21st May 2021
Fri 4th Jun 2021 Ι 7pm

For New Cinema Shorts, AND Festival 2021’s weekly programme of short form cinema, we invited curators Angela Chan, Tendai John Mutambu, Natasha…

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New Cinema Shorts \\ Every Friday

Fri 4th Jun — Sun 11th Jul 2021
Fri 9th Jul 2021 Ι 8pm

In Weedweavers, the radical Dutch curatorial collective New Emergences present collaborative workshops and a live performance led by artists Angeliki Diakrousi, mariëlle…

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Weedweavers \\ New Emergences: Performance

Fri 9th Jul 2021
Sat 10th Jul 2021 Ι 8pm

  In this audiovisual broadcast, artist Aura Satz collaborates with electroacoustic composer Sarah Davachi to sonically haunt a decommissioned coal fired power…

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The Grief Interval \\ Aura Satz with Sarah Davachi

Sat 10th Jul 2021
Sat 26th Jun 2021 Ι 8pm - 9pm

YaYa Bones (Ayesha Tan Jones) streams Ether through the ethernet in this live audiovisual broadcast; a symbiosis of operatic siren calls and…

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ricEntropy \\ YaYa Bones x 00

Sat 26th Jun 2021