Moogfest 2016: Synthesis of Music, Art, and Technology

Author : Jennifer Liu
December 08, 2015

Moogfest 2016: Synthesis of Music, Art, and Technology

Screen Shot 2015-12-08 at 11.50.37 AMSince its inception in 2004, Moogfest has brought together the brilliant minds of entrepreneurs, philosophers, scientists, artists, musicians, engineers, and forward-thinkers for a weekend of progressive exchanges and inspirational demonstrations and presentations with regard to art, music, and technology.

From May 19 to 22, Moogfest 2016 will take place in Durham, the center of North Carolina’s “Research Triangle,” which has long been a hub for new technology and leading discoveries anchored by North Carolina State University, Duke University, and University of North Carolina.

Moogfest began as a fifty-year anniversary tribute to the late Robert Moog’s first theremin in addition to celebrating Moog as an influential pioneer of electronic music. Moogfest is an engaging conference for all-encompassing creative growth that includes performances, workshops, conversations, art installations, film screenings, and a tech marketplace.

With acts on the “Future Sound” roster including DJ Harvey, Floating Points, Heathered Pearls, Paula Temple and Simian Mobile Disco who will showcase facets of the underground scene, Moogfest serves as the nexus for the future of dance music.

Festival passes go for $249, VIP passes for $499, and Engineer VIP for $1000. Purchase passes here.

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