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MIRA 2015 announces the program for its fifth edition


MIRA – Live Visual Arts Festival, which this year celebrates its fifth edition from 30 October to 7 November in Barcelona, announces the program by days and venues. MIRA 2015 organizes more than 50 activities during the week dedicated to the symbiosis between visual arts and music: 33 concerts, 9 installations and 20 visual artists, in addition to lectures, workshops and screenings.

Repeating the formula of last year, the festival will be held over two weekends. On Friday 30th and Saturday 31th October, Arts Santa Monica will host the Open Acts: 2 days dedicated to educational activities, shows and audiovisual installations. The aim is to disseminate new trends in visual arts and technology in an easy and free way. On Friday 6th and Saturday 7th November, MIRA will be held at Fabra i Coats; On Saturday 7th the concerts will end at Razzmatazz.

As usual, Fabra i Coats factory in St. Andreu will host the concerts, AV Shows and audiovisual installations. The main stage will be located in the main building of the factory; the adjoining room, Sala Bota, will be dedicated to an audiovisual installation, while the courtyard of the Fabra i Coats will host the MIRA Dome by adidas Originals, a 360º ​​fulldome performing audiovisual shows and screenings. The capacity of the dome is limited and can only be accessed at the beginning of each performance.

In addition, from the 2nd to 4th November MIRA presents 2 workshops related to the immersive experiences, about visuals and sound, from the theory to the practice using the Fabra i Coats venue and the Dome structure.