1. 6., 23.30
Composer, pianist and producer Bowrain (Tine Grgurevič) uses black and white keys to sculpt a shy, yet magical and impressive soundscape imbued with the rhythms of ambient and contemporary electronic music. At Otok, he will be joined by guitarist Mario Babojelič and special guest, vocalist Maarina Martensson.
2. 6., 23.30
Special Otok edition of “Valovanja”, where fans of electronic music explore innovative creative approaches and instruments:
Kleemar has created his own unique view on the world of music making. He is known for an excellent sense of rhythm, ear-caressing melodies, and an innovative feeling for recycling something that’s been heard before into his very own soundscape.
jesusonecstasy (Mitja Cerkvenik) is a producer of analogue electronic music; he makes electronic instruments and effects, and creates sound for theatre productions and short films.
VJ: Črtomir Just
3. 6., 23.30
Giro, the first compilation of beatmakers from the Slovenian coast, is a mix of genres, featuring a wide range from garage beatmakers to Gramatik, one of the Slovenian biggest-selling music acts. Released by Beton Records, the compilation comes to Otok with a live performance by Čunfa and Šuljo.
4. 6., 23.30
Light installation: str. 22
Curated by Marko Vivoda (IZLAND).
31. 5.–4. 6., Lighthouse
Rawan Hourani, a student of the School of Arts, University of Nova Gorica, presents Dreamcatcher, an installation dedicated to child victims of war.
31. 5.–4. 6., festival locations
Asja Trost and Helene Thuemmel, students of the School of Arts, University of Nova Gorica, exhibit their posters to raise questions of revolution and relationships.
31. 5.–4. 6., Salsaverde Gallery, Gramscijeva 4
International skate photo exhibition and videos from independent underground skate scene. The programme is part of Vladimir Film Festival, an international event held each September in the Croatian fishing village of Fažana.
From 12. 5., Alga Gallery, Kristanov trg 1
Exhibition focusing on the work of Benčič’s friend and colleague, production designer Dušan Milavec, last year’s recipient of Metod Badjura Lifetime Achievement Award.
From 1. 6., Insula Gallery, Smrekarjeva 20
The exhibition comprises a series of delicately conceived watercolours that largely shed light on the spiritual world. The fragile, transparent art on rice paper speaks very subtly, carefully to convey the author’s lyrical idea. What appears in front of one’s eyes is dervishes and their dance, yet this is only the beginning…
Drat Gallery, Ljubljanska 20
Permanent selling exhibition by jewellery designer.
May and June, Arka Gallery, Gregorčičeva 12
Permanent selling exhibition.
5. 6., 20.00, Manzioli Square
End-of-year concert by Primo Taio!, a guitar group run by Enzo Hrovatin as part of the Italian Community Pasquale Besenghi Degli Ughi Izola. The very diverse set will perform a very diverse repertoire. Organised by Italian Community Pasquale Besenghi Degli Ughi Izola.
Admission is free for all And So Much More events.