Sound Art

Ryoichi Kurokawa

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

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Synesthesia is a neurological phenomenon in which stimulation of one sensory or cognitive pathway leads to automatic, involuntary experiences in a second one. Synesthetes can hear colours, feel sounds and taste shapes. This phenomenon is a central element…

Yolande harris

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  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Yolande Harris, is a composer, visual artist and academic, who aims to reinterpret from a post-humanist perspective the techno-ecological spaces we are meant to inhabit. Post-humanism, seen as a human condition in which traditional humanistic paradigms collapse, relegates…

Martin Messier

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Sound Art

  Words by Ana Sancho   As electronic technology impact on music becomes more prominent, we wonder if we are aware where sounds derive from; especially those from the natural environment that one hears without perceiving an originating cause. Electromagnetism, or the interaction between electric…

Jana Winderen

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  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   Seas and oceans, and the strange creatures that they sustain life in have fascinated human beings for thousand of years. And some people have become intrigued by something not so evident that resides in them, the hidden sounds…

CellF in Sydney

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Guy Ben-Ary’s dream was to become a rock star. How he found his path to stardom? He decided to built the world’s first neural synthesiser built with his own cells. Using his skin stem cells he transformed them into neurons and “plugged” these living cells into a…

Robert Henke

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Sound Art

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog) Thinking about who is at the forefront of exploring the nature and potentiality of sound and sensory spaces and Robert Henke is one of the names to pop up first. The German artist and software engineer has been…

Chris Watson

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Sound Art

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   I came across the work of Chris Watson when first introduced to his glacier recordings (1). I was immediately fascinated. These peculiar sounds had obsessed me since watching an episode of the 90s TV series “A Northern…

Sónar 2016: The Day After

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

  Editorial by CLOT Magazine Sónar Festival closed this edition with over 115.000 visitors and Barcelona was, once again, at the forefront of electronic music and culture. Sónar+D, the Congress for Creativity, Technology and Business, confirms itself as a meeting point for researchers, investors, artists…

Sónar 2016: Highlights

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  Words by Meritxell Rosell and Lula Criado   A music festival at the forefront of the most advanced electronic music and cutting-edge digital and new media technology for more than 20 years: what could we say about Sónar that has not been written about it…