ZERI Conference: El Hierro as a global model for sustainability

November 5, 9-17h, Parador de El Hierro:
International conference on El Hierro as a global model for sustainability,
hosted by ZERI (Zero Emissions Research Insitute) founder Gunter Pauli
Participants will include representatives of the Spanish and Canary Islands governments, the El Hierro island council, Gorona del Viento, Enercon, Endesa, IDAE, and various international tourism and media organizations

Among the subjects: aspects and progress of El Hierro’s 100% sustainable energies project, entrepreneurial opportunities in a sustainability-oriented economy

Festival Szenarium presents Echo Award winners HATTLER

The Consulate of Germany and Bimbache openART present three multi-media events with an eclectic ensemble of leading German artists.

30 Oct Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Teatro Cuyas 20:30h
31 Oct Gran Canaria, Maspalomas, Centro Cultural 20:30h
1 Nov Tenerife, La Laguna, Espacio Aguere 21:30h

Helmut Hattler – electric bass • Torsten de Winkel – guitars & electric sitar • Oli Rubow – drums, percussion & electronics • Fola Dada – vocals • Pete Delgado Roszkiewicz – live video • Daniel Stämmler – audio

VIII BIMBACHE openART Festival El Hierro 2012

8° BIMBACHE openART Festival El Hierro, 3 Ago/Aug – 2 Sep 2012

CREANDO JUNTOS UN FARO PARA LA HUMANIDAD
:: Conciertos :: Exposiciones :: Artistas en Residencia :: Espacios Abiertos ::
:: Concerts :: Exhibitions :: Artists in Residence :: Open Spaces ::
openArt FestivalRecomendado por el Centro UNESCO de Canarias • GREENPEACE • Cradle to Cradle

Jorge Pardo (E) • Nantha Kumar (SIN) • Achraf Kino El Idrissi (MAR) • Rico Loop (D) • Kike Perdomo (TF) • Torsten de Winkel (D) • Alberto Joao (GUI) • María Mérida (El Hierro) • Andrés Molina (E) • Virginia Guantanamera (CUB) • Kasper Soeborg (DK) • Barner 16 (D) • Julieta Serrano (E) • Alexis W. (El Hierro) y muchos otros artistas en residencia

28 Jul 11h Masterclass de Improvisación, Espacio Aguere, La Laguna/Tenerife
3 Ago/Aug 21h  Conciertito, PROMUSIC, C/ Anchieta 26, La Laguna/Tenerife

4 Ago/Aug 12h  Inauguración, Plaza del Cristo, La Laguna/Tenerife

5 – 11 Ago/Aug  Workphase: Convivencia Internacional
12 Ago/Aug 21h  Gran Concierto, Plaza Benito Padrón, Frontera
13 – 20 Ago/Aug  Open Spaces – Academia Global – Masterclasses – Forums
21 Ago/Aug – 2 Sep  Workphase: Talleres Canarios (Rogelio Botanz & Puntos Suspensivos, Sabinosa, etc.), Berklee y más

PROGRAMA COMPLETO : COMPLETE PROGRAM BIMBACHE OPEN ART 8. FESTIVAL

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NEWS: International Artists-in-Residence Program @ casArte, El Hierro

In its pursuit of intercultural and interdisciplinary collaboration, Bimbache openART is proud to unleash its new international Artists-in-Residence Program and Scholarships at casArte in the inspiring setting of El Golfo, El Hierro.

Please mail your work proposals and a bio to info@bimbache.info .                                      

Images:     views of El Golfo              •        casArte during inauguration, 7 Aug 2011

Dance on the volcano! (Underwater eruption near El Hierro)

This just to let you all know that the volcanic and seismic activity on El Hierro as reported in the media over the past weeks is benign – geologists are coming to the island by the dozens to witness the birth of a new tiny underwater island off the southeastern coast near La Restinga. As a practical experience, the little accompanying quakes evoked the familiar feeling of a truck driving by a house you’re in.