gnration, Braga, Portugal

gnration, Braga, Portugal

About gnration

Located in Braga, a UNESCO Creative City for the Media Arts, and running since 2013, gnration is one of the leading Portuguese institutions working in the intersection between contemporary music, art and technology. gnration develops regular work in the programming of exhibitions, concerts/performances, artistic residencies and educational service directed towards a diverse audience. gnration has been commissioning new audiovisual works from a wide range of contemporary artists, including Phill Niblock, Mark Fell, AGF, Florian Hecker, Jana Winderen and Jim O’Rourke.

Facilities and Partners

A former military police headquarters, awarded with the national prize for urban rehabilitation, gnration facilities include one blackbox for performances, two galleries for exhibitions, one artist-in-residence suite and several rooms for the development of work in the format of artistic residencies.

Working with local partners is vital to our mission and gnration proudly associates with institutions and partners such as: Minho University, School of Arts - Catholic University, University of Porto, International Iberian Nanotechnology Institute and several local artists and collectives.


(This equipment may not always be available, since we have multiple installations running at the same time in different galleries.)

8x Genelec 8020
4x Neusonik NE05
2x Tannoy Reveal 402 2x ESI aktiv 05
1x Adam Sub 8
1x Genelec Sub 7050

1x Optoma EH320UST 2x Optoma UHD51

2x Pioneer SE-MJ503-K Black

1x Tascam US-16x08
1x iConnectivity iConnectAudio2+ 1x Motu Ultralite AVB

2x iMacs (early 2011)
1x Mac Pro 256 GB HD (early 2017)
1x Custom-made PC (Motherboard: Intel Core I7 8700 3.2GHz a 4.6GHz 12MB, Graphics Card: Asus - PH-GTX1060-6G - GFGTX 1060, 6GB GDDR5, Native x2, PCI-E 3.0)

Video Adapters
3x PureLink ISO10 Mini Displayport to HDMI 3x Kramer DVI/HDMI Adapter
1x Delock Mini Displayport to VGA

3x the t.bone BodymiKe - Black AKG

3x Rasperry Pi
3x Xiaomi Mi Box

2x 55’’ LG 55LV340C (HD)

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