Posts by mosquitomassala
UNRATED - TRAILER
Presenting UNRATED, an alternative music and art festival on a Space Station. The 3D Real-time Live stream event is an immersive experience like never before.
Date | July 18 / 19 | From 18:30 Onwards.
Live Streaming On | Youtube / Vimeo / Twitch
UNRATED - AFTERMOVIE
Mosquito Massala artists were very happy to be a part of this Festival organised by Transhuman Collective. A collective of Artists gathered for a Fundraiser Festival where all donations go to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits for frontliners in the fight against Covid-19 Pandemic. See more at https://unrated.giveindia.org/
It was a Live Virtual Event (one of the very first of its kind in India). The Real-time 3D event was streamed live through a real console where the Lights, Cameras, 3D Graphics and Visuals were mixed and triggered live.
Artists and Partners: Ash Roy, Calm Chor, Vinayak Karthikayan, Helium Project, Nelson OJ, NATE08, OX7GEN, Zokhuma, Soupherb Records, Mixtape, UnMute, Third Culture, Yash Chandak, Samvida Nanda, Viktor Furiani, Dhanya Pilo, PIYUZ, Ashutosh Soni, Naveen Deshpande, Percival Crasto, Freishia BomanBehram, Yantr India, ZERO Graffiti, Daku Graffiti, Arthat Studio, Ek Kahani Aaisi Bhi, Identify PR • Communication, Clubbing TV India, Mosquito Massala Crew, Lucid Raaga
Jaisalmer Fort and Palace, and Patwa Haveli were two of the architectural stages for live events that were a part of SANDSCAPE 2020, made with support from the Rajasthan Tourism Department and GSDT and the Jaisalmer Desert Festival.
Sandscape 2019 started with an Event at KB Lodge on 13th Feb with Visuals on the Patwa Haveli by Viktor Furiani (France), Samvida Nanda (Delhi) and Param Virdee (Delhi) of the Mosquito Massala. Featuring a narration by Vijay Ballani. Followed by music-and-visual arts by Marta Del Grandi and Cecilia Valagussa of Fossick Project (Italy), and music by Clicks and Errors (Germany), Diana Lovrin (New York), Lucid Raaga AKA Nelson OJ (Mumbai), and Mashter (Delhi).
Other events included a Conference at the Royal Palace on the 14th Feb (discussions around new forms of Tourism, Gender Empowerment, Preservation of Heritage and more), a Royal Dune Party in Khuri on 15th and 16th Feb, and a Music and Lights Show at the Jaisalmer Fort on 18th Feb. Other prominent artists featured in those events, were Queen Harish (Jaisalmer), Ma Faiza (Pune), Cosmic Compass (Delhi), Ind Ra (Mumbai), and all star folk artists Kutle Khan and Band and Gafoor Khan.
Additional pre and post parties were celebrated on 9th Feb at Lush in Jodhpur, and Boxout Wednesdays in Summerhouse Cafe on 20th Feb and Raasta, New Delhi on 22nd Feb.
With Special thanks to Sandscape 2019 main supports: HH Maharani Raseshwari Rajya Laxmi and Yuvraj Chaitanya Raj Singh of the Royal Family of Jaisalmer, and to Jaisalmer Fort Palace Museum - GSDT, Luca Borella, Killa Bhawan and KB Lodge, Instituto Italiano Di Cultura, Embassy of France in India and French Institute in India and Intermod.
Sandscape is made possible thanks to Sir Gajendra Singh Sodha from Mamas Resort & Camps in Khuri; the Indo-European art collective Mosquito Massala, and Mr Nitesh Mathur from Universal Selective, as well as all the Partners of Sandscape.
20th Feb 2019 saw Sandscape Artists at Boxout Wednesdays!
At Summer House Cafe in New Delhi.
Listen to the Lineup:
Lucid Raaga & Diana Lovrin
Clicks and Errors
Featuring Visuals by Samvida Nanda, Viktor Furiani and Param Virdee of the Mosquito Massala!
Opening up the night was Mumbai's Lucid Raaga aka Nelson OJ, an electronic producer who is fascinated by India's treasure trove of ethnic and folk sounds. He has worked extensively with musicians who play instruments such as the Sarangi, Sitar, Sarod, Flute and Veena . He was joined with live vocals from New York's Diana Lovrin.
Italian duo Fossick Project comprising illustrator Cecilia Valagussa and singer-songwriter Marta Del Grandi. Theirs is a creative collaboration where music and graphic compositions inspire one another and each performance is unique and site specific.
Closing out the night was live modular electronica act from Germany, ClicksandErrors . Christoph Dahlberg is a one-man band and his sets are based on broken beats and melancholic harmonies with syncopated and compulsive use of synths and drum machines .
Thanks to Wild City for their support!
Read more at Wild City's website.
Boxout.fm is an online radio station borne of a need for a community-run platform focusing on alternative music and culture in India.
Have a listen and Learn more at https://boxout.fm
By mosquitomassala | On 26/11/2021
VJ Samvida Nanda of the Mosquito Massala had the pleasure to play Live Visuals (VJ-ing) for all the Musical Acts on the Main Stage at LA LA LAND FESTIVAL in Goa 2018.
She also hosted a WORKSHOP at MUSEUM of GOA (about VJ-ing, Projection Mapping, Basics of Electricity and Safety for Digital Art Installations, as well as Paper Art for Stage Design and the Conceptual Process for Content Creation tailored for Installations).
She also had the joy of being on a Radio Interview at INDIGO 91.9 FM
- Musée du Phare des Baleines, Île de Ré
- Conservatoire du Grand Chalon
- FutureFemaleSounds + Boxout.fm + DanishCultureIndia
- European Night of Museum - at the Museum of The Banque Nationale de Belgique
- Media Buddhi - LOGO Concept and Design 2020
- Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur - LED Mapping 2020
- 360 degree Immersive Light and Sound Pheras-Wedding Experience 2020
- UNRATED - A festival on a Space Station 2020