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“Surrounding all the talks were various participatory artworks. One of the most interesting of these was zNap – a Nap Happening by the sleep performer and visual artist Anne Glassner and the artist Bartaku where conference participants were provided couches to try ‘micro-naps’, ‘nano-naps’ and ‘lucid dreaming naps’.”

– Rob La Fresnais. In: Makery Info. May 2018


An overview of articles that appeared outside of the academic realm on Bartaku work
(Please Note: this is a rather flimsy overview, not the result of proper seeking):

Temporary PhotoElectric Digestopians. In Belllwether Food Trends. Spring/Summer Issue 2015. p.143

Driessen, I. ‘The Undisclosed Poésis of the Photovoltaic Effect.’ Essay on tPED Lab #12 at STRP-Festival. In Baltan Quarterly 2, Aug. 2013.

Video essay by Dutch video collective Oddone on tPED Lab #12 at STRP-Festival, Eindhoven (NL). April 8, 2013.

‘Textile Futures:Edible Alchemy’. Kendall Martin-Robbins. Website of the British Council. Feb. 12, 2013

tPEDigestopians mentioned in interview with Carole Collet In: The Guardian, Jan.23, 2013. 
(newspaper article)

‘Temporary PhotoElectric Digestopians (Fusing Cooking and Solar Tech with Design)’. Regine Debatty. In: We Make Money Not Art, June 16, 2011 (interview)

‘Taiteilija kokkaa sähkötapaksia’. Matti Koskinen. I
In: Helsingin Sanomat /NYT, March 10, 2011

‘Pikseliähky-festivaali tarjoilee sähkötapaksia’. In: YLE; julkaistu March 11, 2011 (newspaper article)

Temporary photoElectric Digestopians at Burning Ice Festival. On Cobra Tv; Jan.20, 2011 (interview)

Interview In: Acoustic space #8. Energy. Peer-reviewed Journal for Transdisciplinary Research on Art, Science, Technology and Society. Šmite, R., Medosch, A., Mey, K., Šmits, R. (ed.). p. 227. RIXC, MPLab, Riga, Liepaja (Latvia), 2011

‘Cornucopia of Ideas’. Dibasri Mazumdar. In: Eastern Chronicle (Assam, India). February 20, 2010.

0.36 Volts of Beetroot Juice’. Rasa Šmite and Raitis Šmits. In: Studija. Visual Arts Magazine, p.26. Nr. 68, October 2009. Riga, Latvia.