kiritan [ki-ri-tan], Hindi, male name.
1. royal, crowned
2. KIRAN [ki-rahn], light-beam
flux [flûks], n. Lat. fluxus, fluo, fluxi.
1. The act of flowing; the motion or passing of a fluid.
2. The moving or passing of any thing in continued succession. Things in this life, are in a continual flux
Artist Name: Kiritan Flux
Birth Name: Tobias Frederik Last
Date of Birth: March 25th 1980 in Heidelberg, Germany
Fields of Research
- live cinema
- audiovisual dance performances
- video-animations, video-production, post-production, video-art, live-video
- node based graphical programming
- hardware controllers
- development of custom multimedia applications and installations
- since 2011 co-organiser of Scope Sessions
- since 2009 artistic and technical assistant of audiovisual events at .CHB
- since 2003 actively working as VJ
- since 2002 programming and researching Max/MSP/Jitter/NATO software
- since 1998 video arts enthusiast
- 2011-2012 assistant of the management of the video-arts association VisualBerlin e.V.
- 2005 – 2011 member of the management board of VisualBerlin e.V.
- 2010 head coordinator of the visualberlinFestival 2010
- 2010-2011 member of the interdisciplinary art collective Fax Nylon Opium Radikalisten
- 2010 member of the live cinema and arts collective übermutanty
- 2009 member of the audiovisual dance performance collective Instant Delay
- 2008 co-organiser of the µ:avit VJ festival
- 2006 co-organiser of the AVIT>C23 VJ festival
- 2005 co-founder of VisualBerlin e.V.
- 2005-2008 member of the VJ and Live Cinema collective =ff=
- since 1980 autodidactic experiments
- 2000-2009 studies of computer sciences with focus on digital media, Fachhochschule Brandenburg, Brandenburg an der Havel
- 1998-1999 Leistungskurs Kunst, private Gymnasium Englisches Institut Heidelberg
- 1994-1996 Jugendkunstschule Heidelberg
Has collaborated with following music artists and DJs
2bfuzzy, BRM, Count Lazy, Full Phil, kAzooo, MoGreens, Return Of The Space Invaders, Romboy
supported the following artists and DJs as VJ
&ME, A.S.S.I.D, Andrea Esu, Bloc Party, Carlo von Lynx, Cinthie, Circuitbreaker, Daffy, David Mayer, Deichkind, Delfonic, Dennis Ratzlaff, DJ Fabrice, Dr. Motte, Drama Nui, Elektromods, Emski, Geschwisterliebe, Hans Berg, Hans Blitz, Hari Seldon, Heldenbrand, Igiloop, Intercityfunk aka Kixen&Fanta, Jack Tennis, Jaset, Jimmy Pop, Johnny Sepp, Kill Kill, Kook & Roxxy Bione, Lotterboys, Martial Mondial, Max Montana, McCarthy, Miss Roxy, Mitja Prinz, Mitte Karaoke, Modeselektor, Moog Conspiracy, Mujik, Paul Pace, Profis Unter Sich, Ralph Ballschuh, Rampa, Ricolop, Rollin Thunder, Sascha Sibler, Shapemod, Taman Noor, Tanzdurchdenkiez, Tanzfaster, Terence Fixmer, The Scandals, The World Dominiation, TokTok, TwenFM Eurostars, Tyler Durdan, The Ting Tings