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PICO: Un parlante de África en América

10 Oct 2020 — 07 Feb 2021
PICO: Un parlante de África en América  is a new programme of sonic inquiry led by artists Invernomuto and Jim C. Nedd that examines the tradition of picós: vivid, technicolour, wooden structures housing powerful sound systems, which turbocharge street parties, bars and restaurants across the Afro-Colombian cities of Barranquilla and Cartagena.
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PICO: I-vye

22 Jan 2021
This new mix by Zurich based artist and researcher I-vye, interweaves music and text to reflect on post-colonial and familial relationships.
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Patrons Programme

Auto Italia invites you to join our Member and Exhibitions Circle programmes to invest in our community of artists and directly support our programme of exhibitions and live events.
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PICO: BŪJIN

15 Jan 2021
In this newly commissioned mixtape, BŪJIN explores the dialectics of riddim, techno and the radical divergence and historical lineage of reggaeton
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Young Artists Programme

Our free to access digital art workshops, local gallery tours and higher education progression mentoring for young people ages 14 to 18 in Tower Hamlets.
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PICO: Lilibeth

08 Jan 2021
In this new mix titled 'Concierto Virtual', Barranquilla-based picotera Lilibeth explores the sounds of the Columbian coastal cities and their sonic practitioners.
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PICO: Authentically Plastic

18 Dec 2020
At once dark and playful, this new mix by Authentically Plastic uses Gqom, Vogue and Techno to explore new sounds and political contexts.