Rich Bitting


SoundLab * is an initiative and the space for sonic art in the framework of [NewMediaArtProjectNetwork]:||cologne, as “SoundLab Channel”, it was launched as a corporate part of the global networking project [R][R][F]200x—>XP on occasion of its particiaption in Biennale of Electronic Art Perth/Australia 2004 SoundLab* a sonic art environment, a virtual & physical media space & project and an initiative directed by Agricola de Cologne, New Media curator and media artist from Cologne/Germany is currently including and presenting a) curatorial contributions of soundart and radioart works b) works of individual artists curated by Melody Parker-Carter, chief curator of SoundLab c) new programs of soundart and radioart extracted from existing soundart programs from Internet radio stations around the globe. SoundLab* is focussing on thematic aspects, i.e “memory and identity” and related themes and is developed for being presented in physical space in media exhibitions and festivals, as well as in virtual space as streaming applications in the online environments of ConcertHall at MediaArtCentre and [R][R][F]200x—>XP. SoundLab* includes currently 10 curators and their contributions featuring about 200 soundart works from about 150 artists. Check out these SoundLab Venues: