than ever small independent networks and collectives of
musicians, performers, designers, writers, photographers,
fashion designers and filmmakers are creating, producing
and releasing cd(-r) releases, dvds, fanzines, costumes,
performances, installations and expos on their own
terms regardless of what the mainstream tries to prescribe.
Using the internet they manage to forge bonds throughout
the world and move faster than any old corporate business
can hope for.
This extremely dynamic and always evolving underground,
regularly being focused on by kunstencentrum BELGIE in
Hasselt, Belgium (a.o. Rotkop, Audiobot, Veglia, Imvated...
), is growing rapidly out of obscurity as galeries, big
labels and press eagerly started to delve into this huge
pile of fresh and unspoiled creativity.
Joining collectives for the first time from all over the
world Open Circuit: Dramarama
offers an insight in this frantic world of creative networks.