Sound Art

Serge Vuille & Luc Henry

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends, Sound Art

  Words by Diana Cano Bordajandi   In recent years artistic experimentation in music has been gaining more exposure to larger audiences. This results in unorthodox compositions that depart from conventional norms and push the traditional boundaries of music. Serge Vuille, a Swiss freelance percussionist…

Greg Fox

Posted by CLOT Magazine in AI/A.Life, Sound Art

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   There is a certain type of drummer who has never seen eye to eye with technology. Rhythm and drum beats relate to something primal, even mystical, rooted in the very essence of humanity but since the advent of commercially…

Redefining Failure in a Technologically Aided Era

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Computing Art, Contributors, Robotics / Kinetics, Sound Art

(Rebecca Lieberman, Mnemograph, 2016, Artificial Retirement Flux Factory, NYC. Photo credit: Jung In Jung) Words by  Jung In Jung       Herbert Marcuse wrote that the “technological rationalisation” of society and culture rejects ideals and sublimation. However, art is “rather irrational and not subjected to scientific,…

Beau Wanzer

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Digital Culture, Scout & Trends, Sound Art

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   It is not easy to find artists, especially musicians, with a scientific background and even less frequent, that they are trained as molecular biologists. However, this is the case of Beau Wanzer, a producer based in Chicago and a…

Ewa Justka

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Computing Art, Sound Art

Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   With one of the best live shows at the moment, Ewa Justka, a polish electronic and noise artist, is challenging audiences with her the unique approach to modular synthesis combined with light bulb systems. Her performances struck by their harsh…

Matmos

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Key Artists, Sound Art

  Words by CLOT Magazine   The American experimental electronic duo Matmos are M.C. Schmidt and Drew Daniel. Both artists are the main core of the outfit but they are frequently joined by other musicians and an array of domestic gadgets.   Currently based in…

Robert Lippok and Lillevan “Gletschermusik”

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Sound Art

  Words by CLOT Magazine   CLOT Magazine got the chance to talk to musician Robert Lippok and video artist and live performer Lillevan during 2016 edition of Unsound Festival: Dislocation (Kraków, Poland) where they were presenting Gletschermusik together with musician Askat Jetigen from Kirzystan. Robert…