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Felix Kubin: Electronic Umbrella

Felix Kubin has been commissioned by the Museum Of Contemporary Art in Barcelona (MACBA) to create a series of English language radio episodes on the underground music scene in Eastern Europe. Through six episodes Parasol Elektroniczny, or Electronic Umbrella will look at music in Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic/Slovakia, Estonia/Latvia/Lithuania, Slovenia, and Serbia/Croatia, focusing not only on the music, but also on the cultural politics, economy and survival tactics important to the artists in each country. Kubin also plans to commission newly composed anthems or hymns for each episode by the artists involved.

The episodes will start being made available for listening on MACBA's website beginning September 2010 and continue being released through May 2011.