Nic Collins (us): “Imperfekt (The Simple Past)” [AV-Performance]
Originally from New York, Nicolas Collins lived in Amsterdam and Berlin
in the 1990s before joining the Department of Sound at the School of the
Art Institute of Chicago. An early adopter of microcomputers for live
performance, Collins also makes use of electronic circuitry,
conventional acoustic instruments, and hybrid electro-acoustic
instruments. He is editor-in-chief of the Leonardo Music Journal, and
his book, /Handmade Electronic Music – The Art of Hardware Hacking/
(Routledge), has influenced emerging electronic music worldwide.
Collins has the dubious distinction of having played at both CBGB and
FRANZ HAUTZINGER, MAZEN KERBAJ, DIEB13
An informal solo performance comprised of structured improvisations and
voice works, field recordings and video about the last forest peoples of
Sarawak on the island of Borneo.
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