Category Archives: Artists

Catname:Artists

Ryoichi Kurokawa

Japanese artist Ryoichi Kurokawa (b.1978) has been a pioneer of audiovisual art for the last 15 years, working in multiple mediums to unite sound and image into an entirely new language. Now living and working in Berlin, Kurokawa continues to explore the symbiosis between technology and nature, and order and chaos. The recipient of the 2010 Ars Electronica Golden Nica prize in the Digital Music & Sound Art category, the artist has exhibited and performed at festivals and arts institutions around the world, including Tate Modern, London; the 54th Venice Biennale, transmediale, Berlin; eARTS, Shanghai and MACBA...

Read more >

Posted in Artists | Comments closed
Catname:Artists

The Field

<< BACK TO ALPHA-VILLE LIVE Saturday 6th October, from 7pm (Hackney Empire) Kompakt Records, Sweden LIVE SOLO GLITCH, DRONE, EXPERIMENTAL, AMBIENT, TECHNO Axel Willner is an artist that needs no introduction. Since his first album in 2005, the year he joined the Kompakt family, he has pushed the limits of techno music in a beautiful style, with his unique blend of samples and loops. We are delighted to present a very special and intimate solo set by The Field to inaugurate the new series of Alpha-ville LIVE at the iconic London theatre Hackney Empire.

The Field released an unforgettable album in 2007 “From H...

Read more >

Posted in Artists | Tagged , | Comments closed
Catname:Artists

Byetone

BYETONE

<< BACK TO ALPHA-VILLE LIVE Saturday 6th October from 7pm. (Hackney Empire) Raster Noton, Germany LIVE AUDIOVISUAL #techno, #glitch, #postindustrial, #minimal

Olaf Bender aka Byetone is a sound and visual artist as well as co-founder of the German label Raster-Noton alongside Carsten Nicolai (Alva Noto). His work is known for its sharp sense of aesthetics creating a powerful audiovisual experience. He combines perfectly crafted electronic sounds and real-time visualisations that sit between sound art and the finest dance music.

Byetone founded the label rastermusic in 1996 with Frank Bretschneider. La...

Read more >

Posted in Artists | Tagged , | Comments closed
Catname:Artists

Simon Geilfus AntiVJ

SIMON GEILFUS, ANTIVJ

<< BACK TO ALPHA-VILLE LIVE Saturday 6th October, from 7pm (Hackney Empire) AntiVJ, Europe

Live visuals and custom software: Simon Geilfus (AntiVJ) Stage Design: Joanie Lemercier (AntiVJ) Live music: Murcof 3D mapping, generative, projections

[Simon Geilfus (BE) Live Visuals & Software Development]

Simon is a graphic designer and software developer part of the visual label AntiVJ. His work brings together elements from different artistic practices including visual art, interactive design and generative art. ┬áSimon lectures at Brussels’s National School of Visual Arts and regularly teach...

Read more >

Posted in Artists | Comments closed