CAN contributor Dylan Schenker considers AUTOMATA (“art made by machines for machines”) and the uneasy relation between human and machine aesthetics at the third edition of Montreal’s BIAN digital art biennale.
New work by Zimoun as installed at the most recent edition of STRP Biennial in Eindhoven. Motors, wood, rope, metal, polyethyleen, controlling system. Dimensions: 7m x 14m x 0.5m. Installation view: STRP Biennial 2015, Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Curated by Angelique Spaninks. Project coordination on site by Jahn Darms. Studio production assisted by Jessica Bizzoni, Joris Stemmle, Matteo Taramelli, […]
Opening this Saturday (April 26) and presented by the Art Museum of Lugano in Switzerland, 36 ventilators, 4.7m³ packing chips is the new installation by Zimoun, swiss born and Bern based artists known for his architecturally-minded platforms of sound.
Zimoun’s kinetic sound installations hardly need introduction. Ever since the immaculate documentation of his work first surfaced a couple of years ago, the Swiss artist’s elegant mass assemblies of mechanical dc-motors, wires, tubes and cardboard and the complex sound textures they generate have been subject of numerous international exhibitions and a lot more glowing reviews. […]