I’D RATHER BE A GODDESS THAN A CYBORG ART FESTIVAL

COVEN BERLIN presented ‘I’D RATHER BE A GODDESS THAN A CYBORG’, a feminist queer art festival  that will present the work of artists of various disciplines with a common focus on feminism and technology. Special events, such as screenings, workshops, performances and talks took place at Kleiner Salon (Berlin) from May 8th to May 22nd 2015.

‘I’D RATHER BE A GODDESS THAN A CYBORG’ was curated by COVEN BERLIN‘s founders Lorena Juan (a.k.a. Lo Pecado) and Judy Mièl.

Queer cyborgs, non-normative bodies, digital feminist art, social networks, A.I., trans-humanism, avatars, prosthetic enhancements, feminist science, reproduction, virtual sex, net activism and more.

Shatter the boundaries of flesh, soul and machine. Become.

IDRBAGTAC Festival Teaser from COVEN BERLIN on Vimeo.

WITH WORKS BY
Louise Trueheart & Costanza Candeloro
Kiona N. Niehaus
Frances Breden & In The Bush
Goodyn Green
Kytten Janae
GeoVanna Gonzalez
Fiona Valentine Thomann

@SCREENINGS@
I.K.U. by Shu Lea Cheang + Q&A with the director
REVOLUTION, RIOT GRRRL STYLE by Sonia Gonzalez + Q&A with the director
DESTRUCTION OF DUDE – Premiere by Lo-Fi Cherry + Q&A
NEUROSEX PORNOIA Eps. 1 + 2 by Eric Pussyboy and Abigail Gnash + Q&A
BABY YOURE FROZEN by Sadie Lune + Q&A

@TALKS@
Shu Lea Cheang on feminism, cyber/cypherpunk and her current project FLUIDø

@WORKSHOPS@
ABLETON LIVE music production workshop (for beginners) by Madeleine Bloom
UNBOXING CONTRACEPTION: PILLS AND THE POLITICS OF GENDER by Luiza Prado de O. Martins
MECHANISMO – EROTIC WRITING by Ze Royale

@READINGS@
ALT-LIT-NIGHT with Shabby Doll House

@PERFORMANCES@
UAV SOP BTW DTF by Louise Trueheart
ANDROIDIA by Ze Royale
S – E’XPRIME by Anarel·la Martínez-Madrid
SPINNING AROUND by Adi Liraz & Nofar Sela
ESOC by E.S.O.C

FINAL PARTY @ Loophole
with DJ sets by
Ya Tosiba
Utopyk Jones
Schmitzkatzki

FULL PROGRAM 

Supported by Kleiner Salon and Mobile Kino