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RADIATION (2021)

For Laser and Particle Decay Trajectories The piece has been created from recorded signals of particle detectors from different locations in Europe. Particle trajectories have been translated into XY signals and manipulated in real-time to generate more complex shapes. The signals simultaneously drive the deflection […]

IMPROVISATIONS ON A SPHERE (2021)

Green beam of a Tektronik 620 analog monitor deflected by sound Created on an analog monitor using sound signals to deflect its beam horizontally vertically and in intensity. The setup for this video used part of LZX Industries video synthesizer modules (Cadets) with signals generated […]

SCAN PROCESSING STUDIES

Electron Beam deflected by Sound These works are intended as a tribute and continuation of the work by Woody and Steina Vasulka. Thanks to the recent digital advancements, I aim at extending the pioneering work of the Vasulaksby researching new approaches to Scan Processing. I […]

INspirals (2021)

Performance for Laser light and CRT Monitor Inspirals is the name that astrophysics gives to binary stars that loose energy and spiral in towards each other melting into one. In a similar way, for this live performance I have developed a novel technique to fuse […]

odbooqpo

odbooqpo is a Slovenian-Italian trio creating a sonic blend of psychedelic improvised music: spanning from contemporary electroacoustic pieces to space-free-jazz a la Sun Ra. odbo opqo has been invited to present its music in renowned international festival and clubs for contemporary music such as Interpenetration […]

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Visual Music Workshop

DRIVING LASERS AND CRT MONITORS WITH SOUND SIGNALS Probably as a consequence of the renewed interest towards analog circuitry and modular synthesizers, in the last few years, analog video synthesis has become increasingly popular in the community of electronic musicians and multimedia artists. An easy […]

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Oscilloscope Graphic Artist Workshop

The Oscilloscope Graphic Artist (OGA) is probably the simplest and cheapest video synthesizer, able to create complex imagery on an oscilloscope or a modified CRT monitor or Television. For this reason is perfect as a starting point for anyone who wants to start with analog […]

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Laser Drawing

Listen to the Light and See at the Sound Performance for Laser Light deflected by Sound I use the sound from my modular synthesizer to control laser light and create curvy shapes with vivid colors. Laser Drawing is a completely analog audiovisual improvisation that binds […]

BLACK LIGHT (2020)

Choreography for Ultraviolet Laser Light on Photosensitive Surface I use the properties of ultraviolet laser light to paint evolving worlds on photosensitive surfaces.In contrast with the frenetic but precise laser movements, structures with minute details slowly emerge from the canvas: resembling cities, forests, alien architectures. […]

Bit Beat Bot Workshop

BitBeatBots is the most inexpensive, portable and expressive sound engine. It generates all sounds from one-line code formulas. During the workshop the participants without prior experience will solder their Bit Beat Bot and improvise a collective performance for the public using the little synth they […]

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Celestial Harmonies (2019)

Contemplative Installation for hybrid analog-digital audiovisual device They call it “Media Archaeology”: brushing off the dust from old tools from a civilisation that hastily jumped into the digital world and left behind forgotten ghosts. In Celestial Harmonies I have hacked a Vectrex (a game console […]

Phos (2018)

light-sensitive gestural surface A gestural light controller sensitive to light intensity, color and movement. It has been presented either as Installation and as Performance. Developed by Alberto Novello aka JesterN and assisted by Alessandro Fiordelmondo and Arcangelo Di Donato at the Conservatory of Padua, Italy.

Dance Concert (2018)

I developed the sound control for 8 theremins on stage and the live music for the choreography of Ola Maciejewska’s Dance Concert. Premiered at Centre Pompidou, Paris. Co-production: National Taichung Theater (TW), Centre chorégraphique national de Caen en Normandie (FR), Productiehuis /Theater Rotterdam (NL), Ballet […]

BitBeatBot (2017)

1 line-of-code synth To avoid Mp3 or CDs I decided to release my last album as synth: the little synth I used to create it, the BitBeatBot. BitBeatBot is a cheap, portable and expressive sound engine. It generates all sounds from one-line code formulas. It […]

(un)focussed (2016)

Synchronising the brain signals of two performers with the Audience’s (un)focussed is a live EEG experience, in which we try to “tune” the minds of all audience in the room and the performers to the same mental state by using a flickering light at 10Hz. […]

Wave Train (2016)

“Wave Train” by D. Behrman directed by N. Collins, conducted by A. Novello in the first international version using two resonating pianos and one harpsichord, Conservatory of music C. Pollini in Padua, Players: R. Marogna, N. Sanguin, E. Guizzo, M. Polato, F. Dani, Salice, R. […]

BOMBYX MORI (2015)

I curated the real-time sound-design and live interactivity of three dancer’s dresses with 6 microphones on stage for the choreography of Ola Maciejewska. Presented in the most important theaters and dance festivals throughout Europe. Co-production: Ménagerie de verre – Paris (FR), LE CN D un […]

Brain Pong (2015)

Ping-pong match for two human brains Reinterpretation of the iconic Arcade game through modern digital brain computer interfaces so that each participant can develop and experience their “virtual telekinetic” powers. Brain Pong is the second work of a tryptic directed towards the analysis and display […]

FRAGMENTATION (2011)

Concert for human brain and Pac-man game environment This piece explores the fragmentation of personality of the “post-modern man”. Exposed to aggressive stimulation and overwhelming data streams, he must make important choices to follow a rational “mind path” while his time quickly runs out. The […]