At SMC 2017

After some years, I’m back at the Sound and Music Computing Conference, 14th ed, 2017, in Espoo. Presenting two papers, both available on line in the proceedings: Systema Naturae: shared practices between physical computing and algorithmic composition, with Mauro Lanza, and Electric Grammars. Algorithmic Design and Construction of Experimental Music Circuits, with Simone Pappalardo

Sound Image Space 2017

SoundImageSpace

Here a wonderful video documenting the work I did with colleague Jörg Kiefel and the students in Cologne in the occasion of the DAAD guest professorship in Detmold, winter 2016/17.

SoundImageSpace in Cologne

amkastenrasten 17-22 01 17

amkastenrasten

As the final event of my DAAD guest professorship, we will present with the students an exhibition of multimedia installations at the Passagen Köln, between 17 and 22 jan 17. On Sat 21 I will play at St Michael church live impro with Simone Pappalardo. I’ll bring 12 hacked radios.

amkastenrasten

TheGifer in Turin, 04/11/2016

On Nov 4th I will discuss about animated GIF in the context of  the Gifer festival. I am also one of the judges that had the difficult task to assign the prize.

The Gifer events

Guestprofessor in Hoschule für Musik Detmold

I’m very happy to have started my semester as Guestprofessor in the “Detmold Residence for Sound, Image & Space Design” for the winter semester 2016. The image shows a workshop I did about using the wonderful Wave field synthesis system available in the Konzerthaus

Algorithmic spatialization

Regnum vegetabile at Klangspuren Schwaz

Regnum vegetabile at the Diskrete Machine concert.

Wonderful rendition of Regnum vegetabile by the specialist, ensemble mosaik, that invited me at Klangspuren Schwaz Festival on 10/09/2016 for the Diskrete Machinen concert. Here some pics.

Regnum vegetabile at the Diskrete Machine concert.

Introduction to SuperCollider

Introduction to SuperCollider

I’m very proud of having my introductory book on SuperCollider translated into English and published by Logos Verlag, Berlin. Here the publisher’s web page. Thanks to Marinos Koutsomichalis, Joe Higham, Josh Parmenter.

Introduction to SuperCollider

Ultraorbism at Japan Media Art Award, 04/02/16

Ultraorbism: live in Tokyo

Marcel·lí Antúnez Roca’s multimedia performance Ultraorbism -featuring my live music- has been awarded at Japan Media Art Award and shown at the related exhibit. And so we flew to Tokyo to perform it twice at Instituto Cervantes on Feb 04 2016 .

Ultraorbism: live in Tokyo

Officine sintetiche 2015

Officine sintetiche 2015. Simone Pappalardo's workshop

In Dec 2015 we did a new edition of the Officine sintetiche project (founded by Fondazione CRT, a collaboration between StudiUm department, CIRMA UniTo, PoliTo and ConsTo, SMET). We did two workshops respectively by Mark Coniglio (Isadora) and Simone Pappalardo (DIY feedback music instruments), and finished with a performance at Superbudda. Thanks Finder for technical sponsorship. Here some pics I collected and the video of the performance I did with Simone Pappalardo (here).

Officine sintetiche 2015. Simone Pappalardo's workshop

Alsaxy! 22/10/2015

Alsaxy

Marcel·lí Antúnez Roca‘s new interactive installation, Alsaxy, has been presented at Shadok centre for digital arts, Strasburg, on 22/10/2015 and will be open until january. I made all the music and sound design. Huge work but wonderful result.

Alsaxy, tournage