The Jury of NTAA elected Nihil ex Nihilo, the work of Félix Luque as the 2012 award winner! The public price was awarded to two works: Static by Wim Janssen and Euthanasia Coaster by Julijonas Urbonas. More on www.ntaa.be
Félix Luque Sánchez
Félix Luque Sánchez (Oviedo, 1976°) works in the field of new media art. He has exhibited his works in art institutions such as Transmediale (Berlin), Ars Electronica (Linz), iMAL (Brussels), LABoral (Gijón), BÒLIT Centre d'Art Contemporani. (Girona). Le Cube (Paris). CCCB (Barcelona).
He has been nominated for major international new media awards like transmediale 2010 (Berlin-Germany). The Multimedia Award from the Liedts-Meesen Fondation (Gent-Belgium). Ars Electronica 2010 (Linz-Austria), for which he received an Honorary Mention.
He has received a number of scholarships, including a Phonos grant for audiovisual and musical production for young artists (2002-2004), the Digital Art scholarship of the Belgian’s French Community of Belgium (2008-2009), the “oficina de proyectos” grant from LABoral (2008) and a production grant from VIDA 13.0 “Fundación Telefónica” (2010).
From 2001 to 2007, he was a faculty member at IUA, the Audiovisual Institute at the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) in Barcelona, carrying out didactic and technical functions at the university's Digital Arts Master and Postgraduate Programme of Musical Composition with New Technologies.
He is also engaged with sound design and the development of customized technologies, electronics and software, for Kris Verdonck’s Theater company: A Two Dogs Company.
He currently lives in Brussels.
Véronique Barbier and her team from RTBF made this reportage on FabLab.iMAL broadcasted on the news on May 1, 2013. You can wath here (in French) here.
On April 26 & 27, FabLab.iMAL will be at EXPOsciences organised by Jeunesses Scientfiques de Belgique at Tour&Taxis. More here.
Are your a young artist with an exciting new project? Are you looking for a summer residency in a cultural organisation or medialab part of the worldwide Talent Development Network? Apply now! Artists living in Belgium, iMAL may support you!
Deadline is extended to 28 April 2013!.
More info : summersessions.net