Get to know twelve incredible artists who are pushing past traditional boundaries of sound.
The best musicians are always those who manage to dig a little deeper—who push their genre or style further than the rest. But what about the artists who are trying to challenge what the nature of sound is in general?
ArtNet News has a cool little feature up at the moment that will introduce you to some of the best and brightest sound artists currently working in this field via some great videos of their work. The list includes some familiar names like Florian Hecker and Carsten Nicolai aka Alva Noto. It also features some cool up-and-comers from around the world. All in all, it lets you explore the power of sound from the concept’s very fundamentals.
Watch Alva Noto’s “reflektor distortion” below. Watch his EB slices feature here and read his conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist here.