Oscar Martín

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture and New Media (UPV). Artist, independent researcher and programmer working in the field of algorithmic poetic and the study of the generative and chaotic systems applied to artistic context in different formats: sound art, installations, performance, radio-net-art. Martin is also behind MetaminaFNR a streaming platform and he is editor of the magazine UrsonateFanzine about aural culture and experimental music. He has conducted numerous workshops on creative and open source tools (FLOSS) and generative systems and computer music. Part of the collective Minipimer.tv resident since 2009 in the art center HANGAR.ORG. From the sound aspect of his work Martin propose an active listening and expansion of ours perception through the physical-acoustic experience of emergence behauvior in the limits of the chaotic and order structures.

In 2012 he received the Phonos scholarship from the University Pompeu Fabra and Phonos Foundation to develop the installation {RdEs} Sonic Emergency Distributed Network . In 2013 the VIDA 14.0 prize to develop “SXK Turing Test” by the collective Quimera Rosa. Also awarded for “Les Bains numériques” Dance and New Media in Enghien, France Festival CIA Aniara Rodado. And he received a special mention by the AUDIOGAMES a collective project Telenoika 2010. Barcelona.

As a resident artist he has been in Nuvem station of art and technology in Brazil, Plataforma0 in LABoral Art and Industrial Creation center of Gijón, in Niakaza Space / Sud Sud in Soweto / South-Africa and Geneva / Switzerland, in the center CENC in Mons / Belgium and the Soft Control residence in Maribor / Slovenia.

His works have been seen and / or heard in different spaces for contemporary art and international festivals: La Batie Festival Geneva / Switzerland, International Image Festival Manizales / Colombia, Piksel Festival Galerie 3.14 Bergen / Norway, Radio Museo Reina Sofia, NK-project Berlin / Germany, Electropiksel Nantes / France, Sucked Orange Galerie Berlin / Germany, Sonikas X Festival of Experimental Music Vallecas, Noise = Noise UK, Studio Loos Den Haag / Holland, Medialab Prado Madrid, Gallery Aurora Barcelona art Gallery Burzca Zakopane / Poland, DATABAZ Angoulême / France, SummerLAB Casablanca / Morocco, Arteleku Donostia, MFRU-KIBLIX Maribor / Slovenia, AUDIO-MAD Madrid Centro Centro, MUSAC in León, MOR Oral Museum of the Revolution in MACBA Barcelona.