Radio Tenthaus 65 : #studiostatus Espen Sommer Eide
14/09/2021 20:00 – 23:00
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In episode 65, we present one of our radio series #studiostatus with sound artist Espen Sommer Eide, who shares his studio status at USF in Bergen during the third pandemic.
Espen Sommer Eide is a composer and artist based in Bergen, Norway.
His artistic practice involves time-based media with a special focus on music and sound. This is further characterized by an experimental approach to instruments, archives, places and languages. In addition to installation and performances, he is a representative of experimental electronic music from Norway, growing out of the techno scene of Tromsø in the 90s, with main projects Alog and Phonophani, and a string of releases on the labels Rune Grammofon, Hubro, Sofa and others.
His works have been exhibited and performed at Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen Assembly, Manifesta, Marres, Henie Onstad kunstsenter, Stedelijk Museum, De Halle Haarlem, Dark Ecology, Sonic Acts, Mutek festival, GRM/Presences Électronique, Performa Festival, Museo Reina Sofia and more. Sommer Eide is also a member of the theatre/art collective Verdensteatret, with extensive international touring and exhibitions. (Text from http://sommer.alog.net/projects/16)