Sónar Tag

Tarik Barri

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Words by Ana Sancho   Since he was a kid, programmer and audiovisual artist Tarik Barri knew what he loved: telling computers what to do. Barely aware that programming was going to firmly shape his career, he started by creating basic code to generate…

Absolute Relative

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Words by Sebastian Kamau (Twitter @ws_kamau)   How are our senses linked to reality? Can we trust our senses? How does our brain parse out contradictory sensory information? Exploring these questions lead Swedish physician Torsten Thunberg at the end of the 19th century to…

Sónar+D 2017: The Day After

Posted by CLOT Magazine in AI/A.Life, Computing Art, Scout & Trends

  Text CLOT Magazine (Twitter @clotmagazine)   Sónar’s 24th edition has, for another year, closed with great success. In terms of numbers at least, with 123,000 attendees – the highest in the festival’s history. Sónar+D, its parallel conference and professional congress, showcased participants from 57…

Sergi Jordà

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

  Words by Meritxell Rosell (Twitter @dancingmoog)   We met Sergi Jordà on a cold and sunny winter day last March in Barcelona. And while we shared thoughts about common interests, careers and music he unfolded his great personality: affable, warm, and yet incredibly smart and…