Monday - Sunday image

Themes for Buildings and Spaces

Andrew Wasylyk

Andrew Wasylyk invites the listener to explore the city through sound.

Various locations across Dundee More info
Tuesday - Saturday charles-young

Travelling Gallery @ NEoN

NEoN is bringing the Travelling Gallery to town, which will ‘blush’ with Paperholm on Wednesday 9th.

Various venues across Dundee More info
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It’s exactly 5 years to the day since PKN Dundee launched, and Creative Dundee and NEoN are joining forces for the fifth year – so come along for more good chat!

The Bonar Hall More info
Wednesday - Sunday gatheringcloud_plate3_bugs

The Gathering Cloud

J. R. Carpenter

A new hybrid print and web-based commission from J. R. Carpenter.

URL launch will be during the festival More info
Wednesday - Thursday blast-theory-image

Blast Theory Workshop

Blast Theory will use a variety of media including live streaming to bring this workshop alive.

The Shore More info
Thursday - Saturday tom-sherman-learning-to-see-the-laboratory-where-the-machine-is-programmed

All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace

Are machines and digital technologies programmed to understand ‘The Spaces They’re In’?

Hannah Maclure Centre More info
Thursday - Saturday 'Paperholm', Charles Young, 2014-2016 copy


Charles Young

Paperholm – 635 structures have been designed, made, photographed and uploaded to the Paperholm archive each day, gradually accumulating to form a series of islands.

Centrespace More info
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The Nemesis Machine


This large installation represents the complexities of the real time city as a shifting morphing and complex system.

Centrespace More info
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NEoN recommends – (((echo))) 

Katy Dove

See DCA’s Katy Dove exhibition through fresh eyes at this relaxed evening of presentations.

Dundee Contemporary Arts More info
Thursday - Sunday watanabe3

Dispose( );

Brent Watanabe and Cable Griffith

A Sisyphean survival game, with no imminent danger or challenges. You simply live.

West Ward Works More info
Thursday - Sunday dundeewalks

3G Flatland

Linda Havenstein

This 4 channel video installation tells the story of a fictional social media traffic tracking system, which is used to gain new insights into the population and social structure of cities.

West Ward Works More info
Thursday - Sunday w660_passage_park4_01

A Hotspot Shack

Monica Studer & Christoph van den Berg

A shack is an image of a fictitious temporary accomodation and of a short stop on a journey. This interactive installation provides new and surprising spatial combinations to explore.

West Ward Works More info
Thursday - Sunday thetafantomesimg1

Thêta Fantomes


Thêta Fantomes is a multimedia installation crossing gaming (video), art and novice scientific research in the field of neuroscience.

West Ward Works More info
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Biome Collective and Joseph DeLappe

After a year of touring the world, Killbox will be back in Dundee to be shown like never before.

West Ward Works More info
Friday img_7753

Mini Symposium

This gathering offers a chance to discuss the themes of the festival in depth, and also provoke questions and discussion with featured artists.

Dundee Contemporary Arts More info
Friday - Sunday squidlets

It’s Alive!

Genetic Moo

It’s Alive! presents a room full of interacting virtual creatures by award winning digital artists Genetic Moo.

Wellgate Shopping Centre More info
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Ludicrously Ideal and Beautifully Placed

Amy Boulton & Laura Yuile

Join GENERATORprojects and NEoN to celebrate the exhibition opening of new works by Amy Boulton and Laura Yuile. Food available

GENERATORprojects​ More info
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Atmosphere | Wreck-it Ralph

Join us for dessert and experience an expanded cinema experience that will excite all your senses.

Hannah Maclure Centre Cinema More info
Saturday polygonme-copy

Polygon Your Face

Joseph Delappe

Change your physical face into an architectural ‘low poly mask’ with Joseph Delappe.

Dundee Science Centre More info
Saturday geneticmoo

Artist’s Talk

Genetic Moo

Genetic Moo will talk about their work, their collaboration with scientists, and their use of digital media to create interactive installations.

LifeSpace More info
Saturday lifespaceimage

NEoN recommends – Silent Signal

This exhibition is the result of a project in which artists working with animation were brought together with six biomedical scientists, initiated by Animate Projects.

LifeSpace More info
Saturday ohdearme_overlay_2

Knifeandfork Commission

NEoN are very proud to announce this very special new commission from artist duo Knifeandfork.

Venue to be announced More info
Saturday yellowcake_still

NEoN Finale

This year we are excited about hosting our finale in the vast factory space West Ward Works, the former DC Thomson print works.

West Ward Works More info
Sunday audiences-at-neon

Sunday Screening

A curated programme of artists short films that will explore the physical and virtual space that increasingly influences our perception of the city and the spatial environment.

Verdant Works More info