www.factmag.com/2020/05/27/primary-optics-pedro-maia

 

Since 2004, Pedro Maia has been developing “Live Cinema” concept, exploring the medium potentiality of Analogue Cinema, manipulating images in real-time, and interacting with sound. Presenting solo performances as well collaborations with musicians such as Vessel, Shackleton, Holy Other, Visionist, Kevin Richard Martin, Shapednoise, Jacaszek, Shxcxchcxsh, Tropic of Cancer, Craig Leon, Lee Ranaldo, Raul Refree, Fennesz, Nisennenmondai, and many others, with presentations of these worldwide in leading festivals like Sonar, Unsound, Berlin Atonal, All Tomorrow’s Party, Mutek Montreal, Mutek Mexico, Dekmantel, TaicoClub Japan, Red Bull Music Academy, as well in renowned places like CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Eye Film Museum, Contemporary Cultural Center of Valencia, CaixaForum Barcelona, among others.

 


with Raul Refree & Pedro Vian · Sonar Festival / Ideal Barcelona · 2021

 


with Shapednoise · Berlin Atonal · 2019

 


with Grand River· Tresor/Kraftwerk Berlin · 2022

 


with Vessel · Frue Festival Japan · 2019

 


Frequencies For Leaving Earth with Kevin Richard Martin (The Bug)
Alternativa Festival & Heartnoize Promotion · Prague 2021

 


with Shapednoise · Berlin Atonal · 2019 · video by FACT Magazine

 


with Vessel · Club2Club · 2018

 


Montanhas Azuis (Norberto Lobo, Bruno Pernadas, Marco Franco) · Lisbon · 2019

 


Written In Fire (Rakhi Singh & Vessel) · London · 2019

 


Texture & Lines (Drumming GP, Joana Gama, Luis Fernandes) · Porto · 2019

 


with Shackleton & Anika + Strawalde · Berlin Atonal 2017

 


Live 16mm performance with Robert Lippok · Berlin · 2018

 


with LCC · Berlin Atonal · 2017

 


with Vessel · ID Festival Portugal · 2019

 


with Shxcxchcxsh · 25 FPS Festival · Zagreb · 2017

 


with Shxcxchcxsh · Luchmeat Festival · CZ · 2016

 


with Shackleton & Nisennenmondai · Unsound Festival · PL · 2015

 


with Craig Leon & Sinfonietta Cracovia · Unsound Festival · PL · 2014

 


with Shxcxchcxsh · Unsound Festival · PL · 2015

 


with Max Loderbauer & Jacek Sienkiewicz · Berlin Atonal Festival · DE · 2015
video documentation by Theresa Baumgartner & Lukas Feigelfeld

 


with Vessel · Unsound Festival · PL · 2014

 


with Jacaszek & Kwartludium · Unsound Festival · Krakow Philharmonic Hall, PL · 2013

 


with Sensible Soccers· Curtas Vila do Conde Film Festival · PT · 2014 · more info

 


with Igor C. Silva / Remix Ensemble · Casa da Música · Porto, PT · 2012

 


with Palmer Eldritch · MadeiraDig Festival · Casa das Mudas · Madeira, PT · 2012

 


with Shackleton · Unsound Festival · Hotel Forum · Krakow, PL · 2012

 


with Jacaszek · Mutek Festival · Société des arts technologiques [SAT] · Montreal, CA · 2012

 


with Demdike Stare · All Tomorrow’s Party · Union Chapel · London, UK · 2012

 


with Fennesz · Semibreve Festival · Braga, PT · 2011

 


with Jacaszek · Unsound Festival · Krakow · 2011 (video by ZFCL)

 


with Lee Ranaldo & Rafael Toral · live video feedback · ZDB · Lisbon, PT · 2010

 


with Jacaszek · Mosteiro São Bento da Vitória · Porto, PT · 2010