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  • Sun
    02
    Jul
    2017
    Noord/Zuidlijn metro station, Amsterdam, NL
    exhibition, performance

    Genetic Choir takes over the new Noord/Zuidlijn metro station in Amsterdam with Loop Copy Mutate: Music from People and Places. Featuring a special artificial intelligence software made by Stelios Manousakis with which audience members produce instant musical compositions as seeds for the concert.

  • Fri
    23
    Jun
    2017
    8:30 pmSTEIM, Amsterdam, NL
    exhibition, performance

    Try-out of Loop Copy Mutate: Music from People and Places, a project by Genetic Choir with Stelios Manousakis and Robert van Heumen. Featuring a special artificial intelligence software made by Stelios Manousakis with which audience members produce instant musical compositions as seeds for the concert.

  • Fri
    09
    Jun
    2017
    11:00 amSTEIM, Amsterdam, NL
    exhibition

    Genetic Choir participates in the STEIM open day with Loop Copy Mutate: Music from People and Places, featuring a special artificial intelligence software made by Stelios Manousakis with which audience members produce instant musical compositions as seeds for the concert.

  • Wed
    31
    May
    2017
    Inkilino records (worldwide distribution)
    release/publication

    Primeval Sonic Atoms is a digital feedback suite, in 3 parts (lasting approximately 40 minutes):
    Fantasia On A Single Number (live),
    Megas Diakosmos
    ,
    L'Hypothèse de l' Atome Primitif Sonore (live)

    The release contains audio and video files.

  • Sun
    16
    Apr
    2017
    3:00 pmTAC (Temporary Arts Center), Eindhoven, NL
    exhibition, performance

    Try-out event for the Genetic Choir project Loop Copy Mutate: Music from People and Places, featuring a special artificial intelligence software made by Stelios Manousakis with which audience members produce instant musical compositions as seeds for the concert.

  • Fri
    24
    Feb
    2017
    9:30 pmTheater De Nieuwe Regentes
    performance

    Reuniting after a long hiatus for Sounds of Silence Festival, the Computer Aided Breathing trio will perform their live soundtrack for the Japanese avant-garde silent film 'A Page of Madness' (1926).

  • Sat
    28
    Jan
    2017
    9:00 pmExtrapool, Nijmegen, NL
    performance

    Center no Distractor, will perform their chamber set (shime-daiko and live electronics) at Extrapool Nijmegen, as part of the series Duotoon.

  • Fri
    02
    Dec
    2016
    Sun
    11
    Dec
    2016
    Modern Body Festival (Paviljoen Baruch), The Hague, NL
    exhibition

    Premiere of The water within (Hertzian Field #3), a hot steam sauna with interactive sound, made for Modern Body Festival: I/WE/THEY.

     

  • Fri
    02
    Dec
    2016
    Sun
    11
    Dec
    2016
    Modern Body Festival (Paviljoen Baruch), The Hague, NL
    exhibition

    Premiere of Hot Listening Booth, a 3-person infrared sauna listening station by Stelios Manousakis & Stephanie Pan, made for Modern Body Festival: I/WE/THEY. This time featuring the audio-DH project by Francisco Lopez, with 195 compositions by 250 sonic artists from The Hague.

  • Thu
    01
    Dec
    2016
    Worldwide / Spain
    release/publication

    Physical release (USB drive) of the internet art project Music for browsing by ‘SUPER-SENSOR’, a non-profit curated electronic magazine of/on/around experimental music, noise, sound art and related areas and practices, edited and curated by Francisco López and published by SONM (Sound Archive of Experimental Music and Sound Art, Murcia, Spain).

  • Tue
    29
    Nov
    2016
    Sat
    03
    Dec
    2016
    The Hague, NL (various locations)
    initiative

    Modern Body Festival is an intermedia initiative based in The Hague, founded and curated by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan. Its 2nd biennial edition, I/WE/THEY will be a 5-day event, taking place from November 29 to December 3 2016 in various re-purposed spaces in the city.

  • Sat
    19
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmBunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL
    performance

    Center no Distractor, will perform their chamber set (shime-daiko and live electronics) at Audio Art Festival Krakow.

  • Fri
    18
    Nov
    2016
    12:00 pmAudio Art Festival / Academy of Music, Krakow, PL
    lecture/talk

    Artist lecture as part of the Audio Art festival program, at the Studio for Electroacoustic Music (SME) of the Academy of Music in Krakow.

  • Fri
    18
    Nov
    2016
    8:00 pmBunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL
    performance

    Hertzian Field #2: an augmented-reality immersive performance, live at Audio Art Festival in Krakow.

  • Tue
    08
    Nov
    2016
    3:30 pmInstitute of Sonology, The Hague, NL
    lecture/talk

    Artist talk at the Institute of Sonology

  • Sat
    24
    Sep
    2016
    Tue
    27
    Sep
    2016
    The Hague, NL
    exhibition, performance

    The current and its double by Stelios Manousakis, That which melts is exagerrating by Center no Distractor, and 4 more works curated by Stelios Manousakis  will be presented during TodaysArt in the context of "Audio-DH, sonic manifestations from 250 creators from Den Haag / The Hague”, a project initiated by Francisco López with the collaboration of over 50 curators.

  • Thu
    18
    Aug
    2016
    Sun
    28
    Aug
    2016
    Taipei, TN
    initiative

    Space Media Festival is a new festival in Taipei pushing the limits of architecture and art. The 2016 inaugural edition has the theme I/WE/THEY.
    The festival is co-organized by the National University of Science and Technology in Taipei, Dezact architecture platform, and Modern Body Festival.

  • Wed
    03
    Aug
    2016
    Chania, Crete, Greece (inside old market)
    performance

    Perfomance of Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set from Primeval Sonic Atoms.

  • Thu
    05
    May
    2016
    STEIM, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Perfomance of Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set from Primeval Sonic Atoms. Part of the Musical Organics symposium, organized and curated by Thor Magnusson.

  • Sun
    17
    Apr
    2016
    ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, DE
    performance

    Hertzian Field #2: an augmented-reality immersive performance at Sonic Senses, the final concert of ZKM GLOBALE. Part of the New Sensorium exhibition. Work created for ZKM Globale.

    Sonic Senses
    GLOBALE Finale, ZKM

  • Thu
    14
    Apr
    2016
    IEM, Graz, AT
    performance

    L'Hypothèse de l' Atome Primitif Sonore (digital feedback piece), performed by Davide Gagliardi as part of the concert Interactive Electronics.

    Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics (IEM) @ IEM Cube

  • Fri
    11
    Mar
    2016
    Art Share LA, Los Angeles, US
    performance

    Performance of Megas Diakosmos, from Primeval Sonic Atoms (fixed medium composition for digital feedback). Curated by Vedran Mehinovic.

  • Sun
    07
    Feb
    2016
    ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, DE
    lecture/talk

    "The body as interface through interference: Wireless Information Retrieval in the Hertzian Field.

    Symposium presentation on the context and technology developed for Hertzian Field #2: an augmented-reality immersive performance. Part of ZKM's festival GLOBALE: Performing Sound, Playing Technology.

  • Sat
    06
    Feb
    2016
    ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe, DE
    performance

    World premiere of a new work: Hertzian Field #2: an augmented-reality immersive performance
    Created for ZKM's GLOBALE Festival. Performance during the Performing Sound, Playing Technology. mini-festival.

  • Thu
    28
    Jan
    2016
    Studio Loos, NL
    performance

    Preview of a new work: Hertzian Field #2: an augmented-reality immersive performance, premiering at ZKM's festival GLOBALE: Performing Sound, Playing Technology

  • Sat
    07
    Nov
    2015
    Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen, DE
    interview, performance

    Performance of Fantasia On A Single Number during the 'Subjected Sounds' event, followed by an interview by Paul Devens

  • Sun
    06
    Sep
    2015
    Sun
    13
    Sep
    2015
    Ohrenhoch Sound Gallery, Berlin, DE
    exhibition

    Solo exhibition of Why is why of no stranger under the theme of 'Sound Activism', together with a text on the subject

  • Fri
    03
    Apr
    2015
    Mon
    06
    Apr
    2015
    Creativity Zone, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
    performance, residency

    Artist residency for Hertzian Field #1, an augmented reality sound environment. Performative research with performer/maker Eugenia Demeglio, and informal public performance at the end of the residency.

  • Wed
    01
    Apr
    2015
    University of Salford, Manchester, UK
    residency

    Performative research for Hertzian Field #1, an augmented reality sound environment, with dancers/choreographers Bridget Fiske and Joseph Lau

  • Sun
    01
    Mar
    2015
    Taukay edizioni musicali, Udine, IT (wordwide distribution)
    release/publication

    Involuntary Cognition Faction, for voltage-controlled analog electronics, published on a CD, together with other awarded pieces at the International composition competition Città di Udine [taukay 156]

  • Mon
    23
    Feb
    2015
    Faulconer Gallery, IA, US
    lecture/talk

    Artist talk at the Faulconer Gallery: Creating with systems

  • Tue
    17
    Feb
    2015
    Fri
    27
    Feb
    2015
    Faulconer Gallery, IA, US
    exhibition

    Exhibition of 'Act so that there is no use in a centre', a distributed, radio transmitted installation in the Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell, USA. Gertrude Stein's "Tender Buttons: Rooms" as an abstracted, deconstructed spatial radio play.
    Installation tours on Feb.18, Feb.20

  • Mon
    16
    Feb
    2015
    Fri
    27
    Feb
    2015
    Grinnell College, IA, US
    seminar/workshop

    Seminars:
    - Feb.16: Harnessing feedback: history
    - Feb 18: Round table discussion
    - Feb.20: Systems, culture, context
    - Feb.25: Harnessing feedback: own work
    - Feb.27: Synthesis with the Serge Modular
    - Feb.27: Artificial Intelligence challenges: a philosophical outlook (Computer Science Table discussion leader)

  • Sun
    15
    Feb
    2015
    Sat
    28
    Feb
    2015
    Grinnell College, IA, US
    residency

    Artist-in-residence for 2 weeks at Grinnell College that will result in a new fixed medium work with a vintage Serge Modular.

  • Sat
    13
    Dec
    2014
    Sun
    14
    Dec
    2014
    Vertixe Vigo 2014 festival, MARCO (Museum of Contemporary Art), Vigo, ES
    seminar/workshop

    Creative feedback: 2-day workshop on creative uses of feedback - acoustic, analog, electronic, digital, data (in Spanish)

  • Fri
    12
    Dec
    2014
    Vertixe Vigo 2014 festival, MARCO (Museum of Contemporary Art), Vigo, ES
    performance

    Performance of Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set

  • Thu
    11
    Dec
    2014
    MARCO (Museum of Contemporary Art), Vigo, ES
    lecture/talk

    Harnessing feedback: Lecture on the history of feedback in sound and media art, and on my own practice

  • Sat
    06
    Dec
    2014
    Sonoscopia, Porto, PT
    performance

    Performance of Fantasia On A Single Number, a digital feedback piece / solo live-set in the Microvolumenes series,

  • Sun
    19
    Oct
    2014
    Contemporanea 2014 New Music Festival, Udine, IT
    performance

    Performance of Involuntary Cognition Faction, for voltage-controlled analog electronics, the winner of a "Special Mention and medal of the Senate della Repubblica Italiana" at the International composition competition Città di Udine

  • Sat
    18
    Oct
    2014
    former Europol building, The Hague, NL
    initiative

    Modern Body Festival: Art as research through experience, is a new initiative by Stelios Manousakis & Stephanie Pan, culminating in a one-day event including lectures, installations, performances. With artists: Franisco López & Valentina Lacmanovic, Tivon Rice & Nicolás Varchausky & Stelios Manousakis, Center no Distractor, Alberto Novello, Barbara Ellison, Ludmila Rodrigues, Mike Rijnierse, Chaja Hertog Nir Nadler, Arthur Elsenaar, Jeanette Groenendaal & Zoot Derks

    Taking place at the former building of the European Police (Europol), Anna Vastgoed & Kultur @ RW47, The Hague

  • Sat
    18
    Oct
    2014
    Modern Body Festival, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Performance of Center no Distractor at the Modern Body Festival in The Hague, playing material from their EP 'Nothing aiming is a splinter'

  • Sat
    18
    Oct
    2014
    Modern Body Festival, The Hague, NL
    exhibition

    Exhibition of Proxy Kabinet: Raamweg 47, a site-specific collaborative immersive multi-media installation taking place inside the control room of the former Europol building, by Stelios Manousakis, Tivon Rice, Nicolás Varchausky

  • Fri
    03
    Oct
    2014
    Capella Mare de Déu de l’Esperança, Barcelona, ES
    performance

    Selva de Mar concert with guests: Mû Mbana, Stephanie Pan, Oriol Roca, Eyal Streett, Stelios Manousakis, Feliciano Garcia Zecchin and Igor Binsbergen

  • Sat
    12
    Jul
    2014
    Vrijhaven series, De Flat, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Performance of Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set

  • Thu
    10
    Jul
    2014
    International composition competition Citta di Udine, IT
    other

    Involuntary Cognition Faction, for voltage-controlled analog electronics was awarded a "Special Mention and medal of the Senate della Repubblica Italiana"at the International composition competition Città di Udine (Electro-acoustic music section

  • Thu
    03
    Jul
    2014
    ZKM | IMA (Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe), ZKM_Kubus, Karlsruhe, DE
    interview, lecture/talk, release/publication

    ZKM | IMA Lab No 25: Stelios Manousakis is guest artist in discussion with Ludger Brümmer.

    A video of the event can be find on ZKM's site and iTunes.

  • Tue
    01
    Jul
    2014
    ZKM_Kubus, ZKM (Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe), DE
    exhibition, performance

    Hertzian Field #1, an augmented reality sound environment. Performance, and public exhibition as an interactive installation of this new work, developed at ZKM during an artist residency

  • Wed
    18
    Jun
    2014
    University of Media, Arts and Design (HfG), Karlsruhe, DE
    lecture/talk

    Harnessing feedback: Guest artist lecture on the history of feedback in sound and media art, and my own work

  • Thu
    05
    Jun
    2014
    Sat
    05
    Jul
    2014
    ZKM | IMA, (Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe), Karlsruhe, DE
    residency

    Artist-in-residence for 1 month at ZKM Karlsruhe (Center for Art and Media), Institute for Music and Acoustics, to develop a new work

  • Sat
    03
    May
    2014
    Radio Wavings: Bureau Europa / L1 FM radio / RTV Maastricht FM, NL
    interview, performance

    Artist interview & performance of Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set, performed at "Radio Wavings: over sound, architecture and politics", a day-long event curated by Paul Devens, and transmitted live on radio and the internet

  • Thu
    24
    Apr
    2014
    Sat
    26
    Apr
    2014
    Sweet Thunder Festival, Fort Mason Center, CA, US
    performance

    Performances of Megas Diakosmos (fixed medium composition for digital feedback) at the Sweet Thunder Festival:  San Francisco Contemporary Music Players' Festival of Electro-Acoustic Music, in San Francisco, US

  • Thu
    24
    Apr
    2014
    Studio Loos, Wonderwerp series, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Center no Distractor chamber set: performance for shime daiko & live electronics (Stelios Manousakis: live electronics, Stephanie Pan: shime daiko)

  • Tue
    15
    Apr
    2014
    Falmouth University, UK
    seminar/workshop

    Workshop for Falmouth University's Creative Music Technology students: Introduction to SuperCollider

  • Tue
    15
    Apr
    2014
    Creative Music Technology department, Falmouth University, UK
    lecture/talk

    Harnessing feedback: Guest artist lecture on the history of feedback in sound and media arts, and in my own work

  • Tue
    25
    Mar
    2014
    Orange 94.0 FM, Vienna, AT (worldwide stream)
    interview, performance

    Guest composer on the weekly radio show "Connex" (on acoustic and electro-acoustic improvised and related composed music), at Orange 94.0 FM, Vienna's free radio station. Various works played, interview and discussion with Michael Fischer

  • Mon
    24
    Mar
    2014
    Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics (IEM), Graz, AT
    performance

    Harnessing feedback: Solo concert, performing live and fixed medium pieces:
    Involuntary Cognition Faction, for voltage-controlled analog electronics;
    Palpebla Resonoj #1, for feedback-augmented clarinet;
    Fantasia On A Single Number, for digital feedback

  • Mon
    24
    Mar
    2014
    Institute of Electronic Music and Acoustics (IEM), Graz, AT
    lecture/talk

    Harnessing feedback: Guest artist lecture on the history of feedback in sound and media art, and on my own practice

  • Mon
    17
    Mar
    2014
    Thu
    27
    Mar
    2014
    Gallery of the Austrian ministry of Arts & Culture, Vienna, AT
    exhibition

    'Act so that there is no use in a centre', a distributed, radio transmitted installation. Gertrude Stein's "Tender Buttons: Rooms" as an abstracted, deconstructed spatial radio play.

    Group exhibition of the KulturKontakt Austria / BMUKK Artists-in-residence.

  • Wed
    26
    Feb
    2014
    Fluc, Vienna, AT
    performance

    Performance of 2 solo works:
    Palpebla Resonoj #1, for feedback-augmented clarinet
    Fantasia On A Single Number, for digital feedback

    Fluc, Klub Moozak #66,
    more info here, and here

  • Fri
    31
    Jan
    2014
    Favoriten Modern, Vienna, AT
    performance

    Performance of Fantasia On A Single Number,
    digital feedback piece / solo live-set at the Favoriten Modern series, curated by Marko Ciciliani and Barbara Lüneburg.

  • Wed
    22
    Jan
    2014
    University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna, AT
    lecture/talk

    Composing with systems: Guest artist lecture / seminar

  • Thu
    16
    Jan
    2014
    Rhiz, der blöde dritte mittwoch series, Vienna, AT
    performance

    Solo performance: Palpebla Resonoj #1, for feedback- and sensor-augmented clarinet and live electronics

  • Sun
    05
    Jan
    2014
    Tue
    01
    Apr
    2014
    Kultur Kontakt Austria & Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Arts & Culture, Vienna, AT
    residency

    Artist-in-residence for 3 months in Vienna with Kultur Kontakt Austria.

  • Tue
    31
    Dec
    2013
    Inkilino records (worldwide distribution)
    release/publication

    Center no Distractor debut EP, 'Nothing aiming is a splinter', released by inkilino records. You can find it here.

  • Sat
    02
    Nov
    2013
    Eglesia de Santa Eulalia, Crespia-Girona, ES
    performance

    Selva de Mar: new album, "Distrails", presentation & concert with guests: Mû, Stephanie Pan, Oriol Roca, Stelios Manousakis

  • Thu
    31
    Oct
    2013
    Arts Santa Monica Center, Barcelona, ES
    performance

    Selva de Mar: new album, "Distrails" presentation & concert with guests: Mû, Stephanie Pan, Oriol Roca, Stelios Manousakis, Ferran Besalduch

  • Fri
    25
    Oct
    2013
    Blikopener festival / Museum Night Delf, theater de Veste, NL
    performance

    Center no Distractor performs works from their EP 'Nothing aiming is a spinter' and more during Museum Night Delft, as part of the Blikopener festival

  • Tue
    01
    Oct
    2013
    Whatabout music, ES (worldwide distribution)
    release/publication

    Selva de Mar: Distrails. fourth album release, with electronics by Stelios Manousakis. Sasha Agranov (cello) & Pablo Wayne (hang/percussion), with guests Mû, Stephanie Pan, Dave Bianchi (voices), Oriol Roca (drums), Yally Street (basson), Pandelis Diamantides (additional electronics).

    More info here

  • Wed
    28
    Aug
    2013
    Performance Center, Falmouth, UK
    performance

    Performances of Palpebla Resonoj #1 and Fantasia On A Single Number at the showcase of the interdisciplinary Fascinate conference on ubiquitous computing

  • Thu
    25
    Apr
    2013
    Wonderwerp series, Studio Loos, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Premiere of a Palpebla Resonoj #1, for feedback-augmented clarinet, the first piece of a new solo project

  • Thu
    28
    Mar
    2013
    Het Nushuis, The Hague, NL
    screening

    Screening of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Sat
    09
    Mar
    2013
    Dag in de Branding new music festival, Het Nutshuis, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Premiere of 'What is the current that makes machinery' at Dag in de Branding festival:
    new composition for voice and live electronics, setting texts by Gertrude Stein's 'Tender Buttons'. Stephanie Pan: voice, Stelios Manousakis: live electronics

  • Fri
    01
    Mar
    2013
    Wed
    06
    Mar
    2013
    Studio Loos, The Hague, NL
    performance, residency

    Artist residency to develop 'What is the current that makes machinery', a new composition for voice and live electronics, using texts by Gertrude Stein's 'Tender Buttons', with Stephanie Pan.
    The residency concludes with an open public rehearsal of the work.

  • Fri
    01
    Feb
    2013
    Sat
    23
    Mar
    2013
    Vienna & Wels, AT
    seminar/workshop

    Multi-day workshops:
    Listening to the world / making the world sound

    In Vienna and Wels, as part of Kultur Kontakt Austria's "Artists-in-Residence go to school" program

  • Sat
    05
    Jan
    2013
    to spiti, Chania, GR
    performance

    Performance of Fantasia On A Single Number,
    digital feedback piece / solo live-set

  • Tue
    18
    Dec
    2012
    De Balie, Amsterdam, NL
    screening

    Screening of Jeanette Groenendaal's
    feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Mon
    26
    Nov
    2012
    Sat
    08
    Dec
    2012
    Zeebelt theater, The Hague, NL
    performance, residency

    Residency to work with Center no Distractor, a taiko and electronics duo with Stephanie Pan, and to record the EP 'Nothing aiming is a splinter' in live concert for a limited audience.

  • Sat
    10
    Nov
    2012
    Villa K, The Hague, NL
    initiative

    Concern #1 is an event with talks, performances, collective cooking and interventions. Concern is an initiative by Chris Galarreta, Donia Jourabchi, Stelios Manousakis, Ruben Patiño, Taufan ter Weel, exploring sound and the socio-political organization of space.

  • Fri
    02
    Nov
    2012
    Sat
    03
    Nov
    2012
    Rewire festival, The Hague, NL
    performance

    2-days of performances of Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set, at the Rewire festival

  • Fri
    26
    Oct
    2012
    Sun
    28
    Oct
    2012
    Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival Hawick, Scottish Borders, UK
    screening

    Screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Wed
    24
    Oct
    2012
    Radio Web MACBA (Contemporary Art Museum Barcelona), ES (wordwide distribution)
    other, release/publication

    L-system sound examples from the paper "Non-standard Sound Synthesis with L-systems" featured at 'Composing with process: perspectives on generative and systems music', by Mark Fell & Joe Gilmore (vol. 8.1) at Radio Web MACBA

    You can read more information and listen to the program here and here; read a full transcript here

  • Sat
    20
    Oct
    2012
    De Veerkade Fabriek, Den Bosch, NL
    screening

    Screening of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature
    film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Wed
    17
    Oct
    2012
    Meany Hall for the Performing Arts, Seattle, US
    performance

    Performance of Megas Diakosmos, a fixed medium composition for digital feedback, as part of the series 'Music of Today'

  • Thu
    11
    Oct
    2012
    Ephémère series, DCR studios The Hague, NL
    performance

    Performance on the Acoustic Staircase installation by Mireille Hofwijk. Performede and composed by Ángel Faraldo, Fani Konstantinidou, Stelios Manousakis, Glenn Ryszko, Yiannis Tsirikoglou and Anne Welmer.

  • Wed
    10
    Oct
    2012
    Thu
    18
    Oct
    2012
    Festival de Cine, Bogota, CO
    screening

    Screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Thu
    27
    Sep
    2012
    Sun
    07
    Oct
    2012
    Reijkjavik Film Festival, Reijkjavik, IS
    screening

    3 screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Sat
    22
    Sep
    2012
    Sun
    23
    Sep
    2012
    Somnio Film Festival Alkmaar, NL
    screening

    Two screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Sat
    15
    Sep
    2012
    Sun
    30
    Sep
    2012
    Aleppo 11th International Photo festival, Aleppo, Syria
    screening

    Screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Sat
    08
    Sep
    2012
    PANik 7 (Performance Art Network), Vienna, AT
    screening

    Screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Thu
    02
    Aug
    2012
    Sun
    05
    Aug
    2012
    Landjuweel, Openbare Werken Amsterdam, NL
    screening

    Screening of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Fri
    20
    Jul
    2012
    Wed
    25
    Jul
    2012
    Guanajuato International Film Festival, Guanajuato, Mexico
    screening

    3 screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Wed
    18
    Jul
    2012
    iTunes (worldwide)
    interview, release/publication

    'The Network Is a Blind Space': Jack Straw interview. Stelios Manousakis recently presented his installation The Network Is a Blind Space in the Jack Straw New Media Gallery. In this interview, he discusses the piece and the concepts behind it. You can get if from iTunes here

  • Mon
    16
    Jul
    2012
    26th Pärnu Film Festival, Pärnu, EE
    screening

    Screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Fri
    13
    Jul
    2012
    dOCUMENTA (13), Kassel, DE
    screening

    Screening of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing) in a program organized by the Critical Art Ensemble

  • Sun
    01
    Jul
    2012
    Kunstlicht magazine, NL
    release/publication

    "Stelios Manousakis: Bestuurder van een sonisch ecosystem" (Stelios Manousakis: Pilot of a sonic ecosystem). Interview and artist presentation by Robert Muis.

    Kunstlicht magazine, Vol. 33 (2012) nr.1, MUSIC issue;  journal for visual art, visual culture and architecture

  • Mon
    28
    May
    2012
    EYE Film Institute, Amsterdam, NL
    screening

    Screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

  • Mon
    21
    May
    2012
    Wed
    23
    May
    2012
    NIME 2012 (New Interfaces for Musical Expression), Ann Arbor, MI, US
    lecture/talk, release/publication

    "WLAN trilateration for musical echolocation in the installation 'The Network Is A Blind Space'" at the 12th International Conference on
    New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME).

    Paper presentation on the system and technology developed for 'The Network Is A Blind Space', a distributed, micro-telematic sound art installation. The full paper can be found in the conference's proceedings, and in this website

     

  • Sat
    12
    May
    2012
    Music: Cognition, Technology, Society conference, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    performance

    Performance of Megas Diakosmos, a fixed medium composition for digital feedback, at the Music: Cognition, Technology, Society international interdisciplinary conference in Ithaca, NY.

  • Fri
    11
    May
    2012
    Sat
    12
    May
    2012
    Planete Doc Film Festival, Warsaw, PL
    screening

    2 screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing)

    Nominated for the Magic Hour Award.

  • Wed
    01
    Feb
    2012
    dorkbot Seattle, Jigsaw Renaissance, Seattle, US
    lecture/talk

    'The sound of the network: WLAN echolocation for art': Artist talk on the technology developed for 'The Network Is A Blind Space', a distributed, micro-telematic sound art installation. Info here.

  • Sun
    22
    Jan
    2012
    San Francisco Tape Music Festival, ODC theater, US
    performance

    Performance of Megas Diakosmos, a fixed medium work for digital feedback, at the San Francisco Tape Music Festival 2012

  • Fri
    20
    Jan
    2012
    Jack Straw New Media Gallery, Seattle, US
    lecture/talk

    Artist talk on 'The Network Is A Blind Space', a distributed, micro-telematic sound art installation currently on exhibition. More info here

  • Fri
    09
    Dec
    2011
    Fri
    03
    Feb
    2012
    Jack Straw New Media Gallery, Seattle, US
    exhibition

    Exhibition of The Network Is A Blind Space, a distributed, micro-telematic sound art installation at the Jack Straw New Media Gallery in Seattle. The piece will be up for 2 months. More info here

  • Sat
    26
    Nov
    2011
    Audio Art Festival, Krakow, Poland
    performance

    Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set performance, performed at Audio Art Festival in Krakow. More info here

  • Sun
    20
    Nov
    2011
    Sun
    27
    Nov
    2011
    International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA 2011), Amsterdam, NL
    screening

    Premiere and screenings of Jeanette Groenendaal's feature film Reformation, with music by Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan (also featuring Computer Aided Breathing) as part of the official selection of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA 2011), Paradocs section. Screenings at Pathe de Munt 10, De Brakke Grond Expozaal, Tushinski 3, Tuschinski 2. More info here

     

     

  • Mon
    14
    Nov
    2011
    Sat
    04
    Feb
    2012
    Jack Straw New Media Gallery Seattle, USA
    residency

    Artist residency to develop and exhibit a new interactive, micro-telematic sound art work, 'The Network is A Blind Space'

  • Wed
    09
    Nov
    2011
    Meany Hall for the performing arts, Seattle, US
    performance

    Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set performance, performed at the Meany Hall for the performing arts, as part of the DXARTS Fall concert series.

  • Mon
    22
    Aug
    2011
    Sun
    04
    Sep
    2011
    Institute of Sonology, The Hague, NL
    residency

    Two week residency to compose a new piece at the Institute of Sonology's Voltage-control /modular analog electronic studio (BEA5)

  • Tue
    02
    Aug
    2011
    ICMC 2011, Huddersfield, UK
    performance

    Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set performance, performed in the showcase program of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC2011). More info here

  • Sun
    05
    Jun
    2011
    Café Sonore, Radio 6 / VPRO, NL
    performance

    Megas Diakosmos played at the Café Sonore radio show, in Radio 6 / VPRO, the Netherlands. More info here

  • Mon
    09
    May
    2011
    Wed
    11
    May
    2011
    Edmonds College, Lynnwood, Washington, US
    seminar/workshop

    3-day workshop: Composing with Supercollider at the Edmonds College

  • Mon
    09
    May
    2011
    Edmonds College, Lynnwood, Washington, US
    lecture/talk

    Guest artist lecture at Edmonds College on my own work and practice.

  • Sun
    01
    May
    2011
    Gonzo (circus) magazine, BE/NL/online
    interview, release/publication

    Double publication from Gonzo (circus), magazine on new music and culture:
    • "Stelios Manousakis: Bestuurder van een sonisch ecosystem" (Stelios Manousakis: Pilot of a sonic ecosystem). Interview / artist presentation by Robert Muis - Gonzo (circus) #103.
    • CD release of Megas Diakosmos, new digital feedback composition - Mind The Gap # 90

  • Sat
    09
    Apr
    2011
    Mon
    13
    Jun
    2011
    Stroom Ondertussen, The Hague, NL
    exhibition

    2-month exhibition of a multimedia installation by Hekate (Stelios Manousakis, Stephanie Pan, Barbara Ellison), based on documentation from a research trip in the Arctic (Iqaluit, Nunavut, northern Canada). More info here

  • Thu
    09
    Sep
    2010
    Gaudeamus Musicweek, Amsterdam, NL
    other, performance

    The piece Navigation selected as a Finalist of the International Gaudeamus Music Prize 2010, as well as for the special Organ Prize. Unfortunately, the performance was cancelled by Gaudeamus for scheduling reasons, therefore the piece could not compete.

  • Sat
    21
    Aug
    2010
    Avantgarde Tirol International Festival & 3rd European Competition for Live Electronic Music Projects, Rattenberg,Austria
    other, performance

    My piece L'Hypothèse de l' Atome Primitif Sonore is selected as a Finalist of the 3rd European Competition for Live Electronic Music Projects (ECPNM). The work will be performed at the Avantgarde Tirol International Festival 2010. The piece is part of the digital feedback suite 'Primeval Sonic Atoms'.

  • Sat
    27
    Mar
    2010
    (h)ear #14, Kunstcentrum Signe, Heerlen, NL
    performance

    Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set performance, performed at (h)ear #14 - experimental audio research - Kunstcentrum Signe, Heerlen, NL. More info here

  • Fri
    26
    Mar
    2010
    Wonderwerp series, Loos Studio, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Fantasia On A Single Number, digital feedback piece / solo live-set performance

  • Tue
    23
    Mar
    2010
    Institute of Sonology, The Hague, NL
    lecture/talk

    Guest artist lecture at the Institute of Sonology

  • Wed
    16
    Dec
    2009
    Fri
    08
    Jan
    2010
    Iqaluit, Nunavut (Northern Canada)
    other, residency

    Research trip: a 3-week trip to Iqaluit, Nunavut, to study Inuit throat singing and its context, with Hekate (Stelios Manousakis, Stephanie Pan, Barbara Ellison). Funded by Stroom Den Haag

  • Tue
    01
    Dec
    2009
    The Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, US
    performance

    Live electronics and solo voice concert organized by Stelios Manousakis. Performing: Yutaka Makino, Stephanie Pan, Stelios Manousakis (Fantasia On A Single Number)

  • Sat
    07
    Nov
    2009
    Orgelpark, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Computer Aided Breathing in concert at the Orgelpark (Organ Park), premiering the commissioned piece Navigation, for voice, 3 pipe organs, portable organ, celesta and live electronics. Performed by Kirstin Gramlich, Stelios Manousakis, Stephanie Pan

  • Fri
    06
    Nov
    2009
    Seattle Art Museum, US
    exhibition, initiative, performance

    "Sounds at the bring of (in)stability", an event organized at the Seattle Art Museum by Stelios Manousakis and Nicholás Varchausky, as a response to an Alexander Calder exhibit. Part of SAM Remix, featuring a sound installation and performances, including the premier of Fantasia On A Single Number, a new digital feedback piece/live-set.

  • Mon
    02
    Nov
    2009
    Concertzender FM, NL / worldwide
    performance

    Live performance of 'Two Poems By E. E. Cummings', for voice and live electronics with Stephanie Pan & Stelios Manousakis streamed by concertzender (radio & internet radio)

  • Wed
    28
    Oct
    2009
    Leonardo Music Journal 19 (2009): 85-94. MIT Press (US / wordwide distribution)
    release/publication

    "Non-standard Sound Synthesis with L-systems" published by Leonardo Music Journal.
    The article presents my digital sound synthesis technique using L-systems. Find it here

  • Fri
    26
    Jun
    2009
    Wonderwerp series, Studio Loos, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Fact to Suit Theories: performance with Stephanie Pan & Stelios Manousakis - voice, zither, wineglasses and live electronics

  • Mon
    27
    Apr
    2009
    The Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, US
    performance

    2 pieces performed together with Stephanie Pan at the Wayward series:
    Two Poems By E. E. Cummings (voice & live electronics)
    Fact to Suit Theories
     (voice, zither, wineglasses and live electronics)

     

  • Thu
    02
    Apr
    2009
    The Chapel Performance Space, Seattle, US
    performance

    2 of my L-system music works performed at the Wayward series:
    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees?,
    Undercover Harpsichord Agents Terrorize the Court

  • Mon
    05
    Jan
    2009
    Concertzender FM, NL/wordwide
    performance

    Two Poems By E. E. Cummings, for voice and live electronics, with Stephanie Pan streamed by Concertzender radio & internet radio (recording from an original performance at Bimhuis, Amsterdam)

  • Fri
    05
    Sep
    2008
    Bimhuis / Gaudeamus Musicweek, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Two Poems By E. E. Cummings, for voice and live electronics, performed with Stephanie Pan during the Gaudeamus Music Week. Programmed because of award received in the previous year

  • Mon
    01
    Sep
    2008
    soundmuseum.fm (NL/online)
    exhibition

    SelectInput was commissioned to make a piece for exhibition in the permanent gallery of Soundmuseum.fm, an online museum for contemporary sound art. The piece is called Still Life: digital granary with double bass, hi-hat, combs and rings

  • Wed
    11
    Jun
    2008
    Wed
    05
    Nov
    2008
    Orgelpark, Amsterdam, NL
    residency

    The Orgelpark Foundation has commissioned a new piece (Navigation) to be composed specifically for its organs, and developed during a residency with the Computer Aided Breathing trio. The work will premiere in the 'Orgelpark Research' concert series.

  • Tue
    27
    May
    2008
    Diktyo FM, Chania, GR
    interview, performance

    Guest composer at the 'Blow-up' radio show with Giannis Lykos - interview and performances:
    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees?,
    Undercover Harpsichord Agents Inhabit Virtual Trees,
    Two Poems By E. E. Cummings;
    Computer Aided Breathing: The Four Principles (parts C & D), Mud Pellets;
    SelectInput: live@TikTak

  • Mon
    10
    Mar
    2008
    Concertzender FM, NL / online
    performance

    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? streamed by Concertzender (radio & internet radio). Recording of a concert at Bimhuis, Amsterdam

  • Mon
    18
    Feb
    2008
    Concertzender FM, NL / online
    performance

    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? streamed by Concertzender (radio & internet radio). Recording from a concert at Bimhuis, Amsterdam

  • Thu
    07
    Feb
    2008
    TikTak IV, SCSI, The Hague, NL
    performance

    SelectInput in concert: iHat, double bass and live electronics, with Pandelis Diamantides, Stelios Manousakis, Thanos Polymeneas Liontiris

  • Thu
    24
    Jan
    2008
    <tag> gallery, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Computer Aided Breathing in concert; voice, hammond organ and live electronics, with Kirstin Gramlich, Stelios Manousakis and Stephanie Pan 

  • Mon
    14
    Jan
    2008
    Concertzender FM, NL / online
    performance

    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? streamed by Concertzender (radio & internet radio). Recording of a concert at Bimhuis, Amsterdam

  • Sat
    15
    Dec
    2007
    Mediamatic, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Two Poems By E. E. Cummings, for voice and live electronics. Performance with Stephanie Pan & Stelios Manousakis

  • Thu
    22
    Nov
    2007
    DasArts, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Framework: staged work by Stephanie Pan for voice, dancer and live electronics, with Stephanie Pan, Jochen Stechmann, Stelios Manousakis

  • Fri
    02
    Nov
    2007
    DasArts, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Two Poems By E. E. Cummings for voice and live electronics, performance with Stephanie Pan and Stelios Manousakis

  • Mon
    22
    Oct
    2007
    Queen’ s Radio, Belfast, Northern Ireland, GB / online
    performance

    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? performed at the "Queen’ s Radio: Sound Hour" radio show with Damian Ryan

  • Mon
    22
    Oct
    2007
    Sweelinck festival, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Computer Aided Breathing concert at the Sweelinck festival. Voice, church organ and live electronics on a theme by Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, with Kirstin Gramlich, Stelios Manousakis, and Stephanie Pan

  • Mon
    08
    Oct
    2007
    Concertzender FM, NL / online
    performance

    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? streamed by Concertzender (radio & internet radio). Recording of a concert at Bimhuis, Amsterdam

  • Sun
    09
    Sep
    2007
    Muziekgebouw (Gaudeaumus Music Week), Amsterdam, NL
    other

    Honorable Mention awarded for the piece Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? during the the Gaudeamus International Composers Competition

  • Wed
    05
    Sep
    2007
    Bimhuis (Gaudeaumus Music Week), Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees? performed at the Bimhuis during the Gaudeamus Music Week, as a finalist of the international composers competition

  • Sat
    01
    Sep
    2007
    De Uitkrant magazine, Amsterdam, NL
    interview, release/publication

    'Muziek als een zwerm insecten' (Music as a swarm of insects): Composer interview and presentation by Jacqueline Oskamp, as a finalist of the International Gaudeamus Music Week

  • Tue
    07
    Aug
    2007
    Radio WORM #86, NL / online
    performance

    Computer Aided Breathing live concert at WORM from SevenInch Recordings label night (16.03.2013), played at Radio Worm 

  • Tue
    29
    May
    2007
    STEIM, Amsterdam, NL
    performance

    Live performance of voice and live-electronics duo with Stephanie Pan:
    Two Poems by E. E. Cummings and an improvisation 

  • Fri
    23
    Mar
    2007
    King Kong gallery, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Performance and improvisations with Feedback Society, AU and friends

  • Tue
    20
    Mar
    2007
    King Kong gallery, The Hague, NL
    residency

    Recording residency with Feedback Society at the King Kong gallery

  • Fri
    16
    Mar
    2007
    WORM, Rotterdam, NL
    performance, release/publication

    Computer Aided Breathing in concert at WORM, for the SevenInchRecordings label night, with official release of their new album Fukuoka Method [SIRcd002]

  • Thu
    15
    Feb
    2007
    Gaudeamus Foundation, Amsterdam, NL
    other

    Stelios Manousakis is selected as a finalist for the Gaudeamus International Composers Competition for his piece Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees?

  • Sat
    16
    Dec
    2006
    State-X New Forms Festival, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Breakcore Tapdance Collective plays at State-X New-Forms Festival. Tapdancer, computer and live electronics: Marieke van der Ven, Stelios Manousakis and Tommy FFF.

  • Fri
    15
    Dec
    2006
    Mediamatic, Amsterdam, NL
    lecture/talk

    Lecture on Musical L-systems by Stelios Manousakis

  • Tue
    04
    Jul
    2006
    Den Haag FM / Radio Tonka, NL / online
    interview, performance

    Guest composer at Den Haag FM / Radio Tonka: UnitedColoursOfNoise radio show with Jan Trutzschler von Falkenstein. Interview and performances of:
    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees?,
    Study for Digital Harpsichord Drumming

     

  • Wed
    28
    Jun
    2006
    Korzo Theater, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Concert at Korzo Theater with 3 works:
    Do Digital Monkeys Inhabit Virtual Trees?,
    Undercover Harpsichord Agents Terrorize the Court,
    Two poems by E.E. Cummings -
     live performance with Stephanie Pan & Stelios Manousakis

  • Sun
    28
    May
    2006
    Koninklijk Conservatorium, Kees van Baaren hall, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Voice Particles for voice and live electronics, with Stephanie Pan & Stelios Manousakis performed as part of Stephanie Pan's concert 'Double Fiesta'

  • Wed
    26
    Apr
    2006
    Koninklijk Conservatorium, Kees van Baaren hall, The Hague, NL
    performance

    Study for Digital Harpsichord Drumming performance at the Koninklijk Conservatorium