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Two-day live coding festival Algopolis

The LJUDMILA Society, a laboratory for science and art, is preparing an Algopolis two-day live coding festival

On Thursday and Friday, 5 and 6 May 2022, in the eighth and

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the Algorave movement, Ljudmila proudly represents the culmination of many years of efforts to popularize live coding: Algopolis will bring together an international community of the most active and penetrating coders, hackers and researchers in the background of their creative process.

The two-day festival will open on Thursday with an exhibition by Anne Carreras at 8 a.m., culminating on Friday night at You are invited to the first real Ljubljana Algorave, where 11 dancers will program your dance steps, and researchers at heart will join us in the workshops of Hydra platform creator Olivia Jack and code and sound alchemist Tim Hoogland.

Celebrate with us in a spirit of collaboration and open source. Admission is free!

Thursday, May 5:
  • 16:00 | osmo/za | Hybrid Interfaces: Drawing and Code (Visualization Workshop with Olivia Jack)
  • 20:00 | osmo/za | Luka Frelih, Jurij Podgoršek, Rob Canning: Wavey Wind (Presentation and performance with a motion sensor developed at the Maribor Hecaton)
  • 20:30 | osmo/za | Anna Carreras: Live TOPS M-1 coding (exhibition opening)
Friday, May 6:
  • 17:00 | osmo/za | Live Coding 101 (music workshop with Tim Hoogland)
  • 21:00 | | ALGORAVE – celebration of the 10th anniversary of algorave with an international ensemble
Algorave On the 10th anniversary of the movement

At a unique meeting of the live coding community, your dance steps on the Cukrarna.bara dance floor will be coded live by an international ensemble of 11 artists.

Performers: Blaž Pavlica, Patrick Borgeat, Luka Prinčič, LinaLab, Chigüire, Roger Pibernat. Timo Hoogland, Ivan Paz, Olivia Jack, Saskia Freeke, Turbulent.

Admission is free!


Organizing team / production: Katja Pahor, Tine Vrabič, Anže Zorman, Luka Frelih, Jan Drozg, Robert Mohorič, Valter Udovičić, Črt Trkman, Miha Zupan

Corporate identity: Eva Popit

Photo and video documentation: Katja Goljat, Maj Vrenko

Production: Ljudmila Society, laboratory for science and art

Co-production: Creative Coding Utrecht, ZKM Karlsruhe, Hangar,, eighth / for

Media partners: Radio Študent, Tam-tam

Acknowledgments: Tadej Droljc, Nina Hudej, Nina Kodrič, Zavod Projekt Atol, Maruša Račič, Roger Pibernat

The event is part of the On-the-fly project, co-financed by the European Union under the Creative Europe program. The event is supported by the City of Ljubljana and the Ministry of Public Administration of the Republic of Slovenia.