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0 New Ugress material

Ugress is my most active artist project, but it’s been a few years since the last major release. New material is coming up now, with the first track already out, Big Trouble In Neural Bubble.

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0 The Bow Corpse – Concept, method, performance

A two minute video summary from a performance-talk at Klangsamfunnet, about upcoming ochestra work The Bow Corpse, performed by BIT20 Ensemble, 12 musicians and thousands of digital clones in realtime swarm simulators. In this talk I’m introducing the concept and theory behind the piece, big data, social media and privacy. Then I’m…

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0 Video Report: The Bow Corpse – Orchestra Workshop

Three minute music video report from orchestra workshop for The Bow Corpse. A week ago we did the first play through of the music score for The Bow Corpse, a commissioned work for Norwegian contemporary music ensemble BIT20. This was not a full setup with every performer, but gave us a…

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0 Report: Bow Corpse – Swarm Software

The Bow Corpse is a commisioned work for BIT20 Ensemble, with 12 performers, using realtime flocking simulators to create swarms of ghost clones of the musicians. Premiere is June 1st. A short report on the sounds and software currently in development! The video above gives a short introduction to the source…

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0 Memorable films, books and LPs of 2014

Oh dear it’s almost 15 already. Time for my annual lists of memorable media. Films We’re heading for a future where it is no longer that boot stamping on a human face forever  – it’s those sweet, inviting walls made of cake and confectionary. Who put a cookie house here, shouldn’t there…

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0 “Portal” – Residency Report, Portugal

Two weeks at O Espaco Do Tempo a convent in Portugal, working on “Portal”. A report! Photos! Video! “Portal” is a contemporary dance performance with live music and sound, premiering at Oktoberdans in Norway, October 20th. I’m doing the music and sound, working with Nuria Guiu Sagarra, we worked together already for La…

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0 Rome – 24 daily journal posts

I spent one month creating the ROMA 2089 piece through a residency at Circolo Scandinavo in Rome, Italy.  I documented the process of creating and producing the work with daily posts, in total 24 posts with thoughts, notes, video, audio, screenshots. Rome, day 01. Ibsen’s furniture. Rome, day 02. Street-Art, Undo.…

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0 Work In Progress: The Bow Corpse (2015)

I’m working on a comission for Norwegian contemporary ensemble BIT20. The working title is “The Bow Corpse”, with premiere at Nattjazz, Bergen, June 2015. I’m currently intrigued with big data and privacy. In wetware, swarms and individuals. Conceptually I am using swarms and flocks to recreate zombie clones of musicians. I…