Blog Posts

Computer Aided Breathing: A Page of Madness

Kirstin Gramlich: organ Stelios Manousakis: coding, live electronics Stephanie Pan: voice, shime daiko, sub-bass pumpkin, sampler Computer Aided Breathing reunites after a long hiatus with a new 60-minute performance, taking on Japanese […]

The Water Within (Hertzian Field #3)

The Water Within (Hertzian Field #3) is an interactive wet sauna: an intimate multi-sensory environment of complete immersion combining a cutting-edge sensing system based on WiFi waves, machine learning software, […]

Hot Listening Booth

Working to fight off cold as well as the loneliness of solitary listening, Stelios Manousakis’ and Stephanie Pan’s Hot Listening Booth is a venue for intimate listening under high temperatures: […]

Modern Body Festival 2016: I/WE/THEY

Modern Body Festival: art as research through experience What exactly is the ‘modern body’? We are inclined to think of our bodies as limited to what is contained within our […]

Space Media Festival Taipei 2016: I/WE/THEY

Space Media Festival 2016 is an initiative by Modern Body Festival and DEZACT architectural platform.It consisted of multiple small- to large-scale activities focusing on avant-garde experimentations traversing fields of art, architecture […]

Loop Copy Mutate: Music from people and places

Loop-Copy-Mutate: Music from People and Places is a new project by the Genetic Choir which will yield a year-long series of concerts. Led by singer and artistic director Thomas Johannsen […]

Modern Body Festival 2014

Art as research through experience What exactly is the ‘modern body’? We are inclined to think of our bodies as limited to what is contained within our own skin, but […]

Proxy Kabinet: Raamweg 47

site-specific multimedia installation – Proxy Kabinet: Raamweg 47 is a site-specific installation taking over the control room of the former headquarters of the European Police (Europol) in The Hague. The […]

Center no Distractor

Center no Distractor is an explosion of movement, physicality and gritty, thumping beats, for taiko and live electronics. Performances are simultaneously a concert, an exploration of sound and body, a visual spectacle; it is dance for the ears, the body, the eyes and the mind.

Center no Distractor: Nothing aiming is a splinter EP [ir002]

Center no Distractor’s debut EP, Nothing aiming is a splinter, was recorded live, partially in front of a live audience, in December 2012. The EP was released in 2013 by inklino […]

Selva de Mar: Distrails

Selva de Mar is a Barcelona based duo, consisting of Israeli cellist Sasha Agranov and Argentine hang/percussionist Pablo Wayne. For their fourth album, ‘Distrails’, they invited a number of star players to record and perform live as an eight-piece orchestra.

‘What is the current that makes machinery’

for female voice and surround live electronics – What is the current that makes machinery’ is a cycle of short pieces for female voice and surround live electronics, written for […]

Reformation

Reformation is a feature length film by Jeanette Groenendaal with music & sound design by Stelios Manousakis & Stephanie Pan. Premiered at IDFA 2011

Iqaluit, Nunavut

A 3-week trip in the middle of winter to the Canadian north, in Iqaluit, Baffin island. A team of artists, Stephanie Pan, Stelios Manousakis and Barbara Ellison traveled to Iqaluit, Nunavut, during December 2009 […]

The murmur of bees

short film by Apryl Richards with music & sound design by Stelios Manousakis & Josh Parmenter – Sadie, a young inner-city girl who suffers from parental neglect and isolation, retreats […]

Facts to Suit Theories

for voice, zither, wine glasses, loopstation and live electronics – Facts To Suit Theories is a 5-part open composition exploring the continuum between composition and improvisation. The overall structure of […]

Navigation

Navigation is a 6-part open composition for four pipe organs, celesta, harmonium, voice, wine-glass, loopstation and live electronics, written for the Computer Aided Breathing trio. It is a site-specific piece, created in and for the Orgelpark in Amsterdam.

SelectInput

SelectInput is a collaborative project of Pandelis Diamantides, Stelios Manousakis and Thanos Polymeneas Liontiris that commenced in 2007. It is based on live-sampling, improvisation and interaction – between the players and between the sounds of their instruments.

Breakcore Tapdance Collective

Breakcore Tapdance Collective (2006-2007): Tommy FFF: Computer Stelios Manousakis: Live electronics, Programming Marieke van der Ven: Tapdance

Computer Aided Breathing

Computer Aided Breathing is a trio for voice, organs, and live electronics, formed in 2006, devoted to the many different shades of live improvisation, from totally free to compositionally guided.