Аlbena Baeva

Concept and ideas, interaction software, instruments’ design and building, animation and video, lyrics, vocals and percussion Albena Baeva works in the field of interactive design, experimental video and performance. In 2010 she graduated the master programme Digital Art at the Art Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria. Albena Baeva founded the Runabout Read more…

Interactive Dance Lab #1

This is the video from the presentation of the first dance lab of Runabout project. The dancers who took part had the chance to gain first-hand experience of some of the Runabout project’s technology. They could try out how their own movements and body influenced the video and sound environment. Read more…

Dance Laboratory

Runabout is kicking off a new project, this time working with dancers. Interaction through Мovement is a laboratory, a room for experimentation with interaction between movement, video and sound. The dancers who take part will have the chance to gain first-hand experience of some of the Runabout project’s technology. They can Read more…

Sensor Based Accordion

picture by Zdravko Dimov The sensor-based accordion was created by Albena Baeva, Petya Boyukova and Simeon Ianchev. The technology is based on two open source platforms: Arduino and Puredata. Bergeron Accordion is a special controller-instrument for accordionist, that was demonstrated by Andronia Popova (Nasekomix) in the performance Bergeron Experiment. Bergeron Read more…

The Bergeron Experiment

The Bergeron Experiment was shown at the second edition of Da-fest in 2010 in gallery “Academy”, Sofia. The Bergeron Experiment is  inspired by the short story “Harrison Bergeron” by Kurt Vonnegut. Albena Baeva and Petya Boyukova team up with Andronia Popova, front-woman of Nasekomix. Bergeron Experiment features a custom-built electronic Read more…

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Empty Set

The performance Empty Set is based on the mathematical definition of the empty set. We develop an interactive control between the different sets on the stage. The musical instrument is transformed into control of the real-time video mix. Separate visual and auditory elements are connected on the principle of confrontation Read more…