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Kristian Ireland at the piano – Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf. Germany, 2012.

© 2012 Olivia Franke

See the newspaper portrait article in the Märkische Allgemeine Zeitung, Germany: Ungehörtes und neue Perspektiven – Australischer Komponist zu Gast im Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf  (link).


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pianist (2012) by Mia Saharla.

An impression of Kristian Ireland at the piano at Schloss Wiepersdorf in August 2012, painted by Finnish artist Mia Saharla (Tampere, Finland. September 2012).

© 2012 Mia Saharla


 

SWR Freiburg 2015(1)

SWR Experimentalstudio (Südwestrundfunk | Southwest Broadcasting) Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany – New Work Residency.

This was a continuation of an earlier residency in 2014. See more information: Stipendiaten 2014.

© 2015 Kristian Ireland


 

Kristian Ireland

SWR Experimentalstudio (Südwestrundfunk | Southwest Broadcasting) Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany – New Work Residency.

This was a continuation of an earlier residency in 2014. See more information: Stipendiaten 2014.

© 2015 Kristian Ireland


 

SWR Freiburg(3)

Vineyards on the foothills of the Black Forest – view from SWR.

SWR Experimentalstudio (Südwestrundfunk | Southwest Broadcasting) Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany – New Work Residency.

This was a continuation of an earlier residency in 2014. See more information: Stipendiaten 2014.

© 2015 Kristian Ireland


 

Lake Hume 2014

Lake Hume. Wodonga, Australia, 2014.

View from the Boathaven cabin porch, before the pre-launch event and official opening of the travelling exhibition Memories in my Luggage – German migrants 1935-1956, at the Bonegilla Migrant Experience Centre (formerly Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre), Wodonga, VIC. See more information here.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Port of Naples (1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Port of Naples, Italy, 2014.

Ostarbeiter (East Worker) historical research: Kristian Ireland surveys the Naples port area. Following the Second World War, many former forced labourers, displaced persons, and refugees traveled from Germany to Naples, and departed for Australia. See a 1949 migrant passenger list for the ship Castel Bianco here. See the event details for Kristian Ireland’s presentation on NS regime forced labour history here. Read a summary of the research here.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Port of Naples (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Port of Naples, Italy, 2014.

Ostarbeiter (East Worker) historical research: Kristian Ireland surveys the Naples port area. Following the Second World War, many former forced labourers, displaced persons, and refugees traveled from Germany to Naples, and departed for Australia. See a 1949 migrant passenger list for the ship Castel Bianco here. See the event details for Kristian Ireland’s presentation on NS regime forced labour history here. Read a summary of the research here.

Photo: © 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Matera view (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matera Residency 2014 – view from the terrace.

Fondazione Sassi  Matera | Arts Promotion Centre Finland – Residency in Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Basilicata, Italy.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Matera view (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Matera Residency 2014 – night view from the terrace.

Fondazione Sassi  Matera | Arts Promotion Centre Finland – Residency in Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Basilicata, Italy.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Matera rain curtains

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rain curtains at the Matera ravine.

Fondazione Sassi  Matera | Arts Promotion Centre Finland – Residency in Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Basilicata, Italy.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

Polignano a Mare

 

 

 

 

 

 

Polignano a Mare. Puglia, Italy, 2014.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Villa d'Este

 

 

 

 

 

 

Villa d’Este. Tivoli, Italy, 2014.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

K.Ireland - Villa d'Este 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

Villa d’Este. Tivoli, Italy, 2014.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

City University London - February 18, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

City University London, UK. February 18, 2014.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland

luminous (for alto flute and amplification) (30 minutes duration) premiered by Richard Craig at City University London, Department of Music, Performance Space. UK. See the event details here.


 

K.Ireland - Berlin-Schoeneweide presentation, Jan 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kristian Ireland gives a lecture presentation at Dokumentationszentrum NS-Zwangsarbeit | Stiftung Topographie des Terrors, in Berlin-Schöneweide, Germany (Jan. 23, 2014), on the personal histories and individual testimonies of Ostarbeiter (East workers): Ukrainians and Russians who were conscripted and deported to work as forced labourers under the NS regime during the Second World War. See the event details here. See zwangsarbeit-archiv.de for further information.

© 2014 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wien Modern 2013. Vienna, Austria.

© 2013 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wien Modern 2013 – Arditti Quartet concert. October 28, 2013. Wiener Konzerthaus. Vienna, Austria.

The program (link) included the premiere of Kristian Ireland’s clearing (complete work).

© 2013 Kristian Ireland

Read a review (link) of the concert in the Wiener Zeitung (Vienna Times)  newspaper.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wiener Konzerthaus – entrance alcove. Vienna, Austria.

© 2013 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Venice Biennale 2013. Quartetto Maurice – /nu/thing concert. October 6, 2013. Sala delle Colonne, Ca’ Giustinian. Venice, Italy.

The program (link) included a performance of Kristian Ireland’s clearing (I).

© 2013 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visual artist Mia Saharla and composer Kristian Ireland at the Venice Biennale. Grand Canal. Venice, Italy, 2013.

© 2013 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Santa Maria della Salute, Grand Canal. Venice, Italy, 2013.

© 2013 Kristian Ireland


 

Sala delle Colonne

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sala delle Colonne, Ca’ Giustinian: ceiling detail.

Venice Biennale. Venice, Italy, 2013.

© 2013 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Villa Sträuli Residency. Winterthur, Switzerland, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

baroque house. Winterthur Stadtgarten. Switzerland, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kanton Aargau. Switzerland, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kanton Aargau. Switzerland, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf Residency. Germany, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Orangerie front garden at Schloss Wiepersdorf. Germany, September 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Autumn – Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf. Germany, November 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

moon and streetlight – Bettina-von-Arnim-Str. 13. Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf, Germany, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

moon – Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf. Germany, 2012.

© 2012 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

La Napoule Art Foundation Residency: view from the roof. Chateau de la Napoule. France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

pines of La Napoule. Chateau de la Napoule. France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chateau grounds and view of Mandelieu la Napoule. Chateau de la Napoule. France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Villa Marguerite. Chateau de la Napoule. France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

gothic dining room. Chateau de la Napoule. France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

gothic dining room ceiling. Chateau de la Napoule, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nice, France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nice, France, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Duomo di Milano. Italy, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Duomo di Milano. Italy, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Duomo di Milano. Italy, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bellagio. Como, Italy, 2011.

© 2011 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Der Staubachpreis. Ferienkurse für Neue Musik Darmstadt. Germany, 2008.

Read a review (link) of Der Staubachpreis concert in the article “Auf ewig jung – Die Darmstädter Ferienkurse für Neue Musik” by Achim Heidenreich, published in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper, Germany, 2008.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Der Staubachpreis. Ferienkurse für Neue Musik Darmstadt. Germany, 2008.

Read a review (link) of Der Staubachpreis concert in the article “Auf ewig jung – Die Darmstädter Ferienkurse für Neue Musik” by Achim Heidenreich, published in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung newspaper, Germany, 2008.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

performance of Kristian Ireland’s floors and walls. CCRMA (Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics) Stage. Stanford, California, 2007.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

concert setting up – CCRMA (Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics) Stage. Stanford, California, 2007.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ensemble SurPlus with conductor James Avery rehearsing Kristian Ireland’s metōpe at Akademie Schloss Solitude. Stuttgart, July 2005.

© 2005 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ensemble SurPlus with conductor James Avery rehearsing Kristian Ireland’s metōpē at Akademie Schloss Solitude. Stuttgart, July 2005.

© 2005 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Akademie Schloss Solitude. Stuttgart, 2005.

© 2005 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Archway. Venice, Italy, 2005.

© 2005 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Traghetto, Grand Canal. Venice, Italy, 2005.

© 2005 Kristian Ireland


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minato Mirai Concert Hall. Asian Composers’ League Festival. Yokohama, Japan, 2000.

© 2000 Kristian Ireland


page header image: Kristian Ireland – Winterthur, 2012. Photograph by Kristian Ireland. Copyright © Kristian Ireland. All rights reserved.