Rhizome-commissioned artist Tristan Perich celebrates the release of his 1-Bit Symphony on Cantaloupe tonight at Roulette with a special concert at 7pm. Daniel Wohl's "Glitch," Shawn Greenlee, Michael Gordon's "XY" and Steven Reich's "Violin Phase" are also scheduled. A "circuit album," 1-Bit Symphony performs a composition in five movements which have all been programmed onto a single microchip. Perich talks about the process in the clip above, and provides a sample of the work. I-Bit Symphony is an continuation of Perich's interest in 1-bit electronics, realized in previous projects such as in 1-Bit Video (2006-Ongoing) and his other circuit album 1-Bit Music (2004-2005).
Our weekly email newsletter including featured stories, events, job listings, announcements and opportunities in the fields of art & technology.
by Michael Connor on May 28th, 2015
by B. Ruby Rich on May 26th, 2015
by Anton Haugen on May 20th, 2015
by DeForrest Brown, Jr. on May 19th, 2015