Sound Art

Ars Electronica 2023: Unfolding Different Truths with Arts

Spreading across different locations in the heart of Linz, the festival ended after five days of exhibitions, panels, and performances. The broad yearly themes allowed combinations of different artistic experimentations and creative approaches. Walking through the historical festival location POSTCITY, visitors could discover a variety of projects illustrating how different truths can intertwine and influence each other - rather than presenting a linear perspective on what the future of the planet and technology could be.... READ MORE...

Carl Stone – Sampling and recreating

Carl Stone has been feeding on all the musical “spore” in his atmosphere, was that from USA or from the beloved Far East, and all others that, being persistent in his memory, have activated the creative process. He made use of always better means to “cultivate” a body of works, and collaborations, in which he synthesized his electronic explorations, developing and earning an absolutely original space in contemporary music.... READ MORE...

Explorer in the “Ocean of Sound”. Interview with David Toop

There are people that respect music, any kind of music, and its central role in our culture, and music becomes the center of their speculative interest. David Toop is one of them, but his analysis is really helping us to re-consider the “second art”, to expand its limits, to search in almost every aspect of our sensitive lives a “hidden harmony”, a resonance for a sort of sonic awakening.... READ MORE...

Iannis Xenakis: Sonic Odysseys

Tra le principali influenze nello sviluppo della musica elettronica e informatica, così come di quella industriale, Xenakis è stato un pioniere nell’uso di modelli matematici nella musica, come l’applicazione della teoria dei giochi e delle probabilità, e il suo lavoro poliedrico e visionario ha aperto nuove strade per la musica del XXI secolo.... READ MORE...

Open call: ACC Residency 2023

ACC has been organizing international residency programs not just as a form of artistic support policy, but a superlative creation/production program to produce novel and diverse content with creative talents from all over the world. As a forum for experimentation and exchange it envisions alternative futures based on a spirit of artistic engagement with reality.... READ MORE...

Anouk Kruithof: Universal Tongue

In a wide-ranging research project called Universal Tongue (2018), Dutch artist Anouk Kruithof has been studying dance as a worldwide cultural phenomenon sedimented in YouTube videos and clips, and together with her team of 50 helpers has compiled some 8,800 films.... READ MORE...