A collaboration between Wayne McGregor Company and Whitworth Gallery Manchester
Portfolio of work by Robin Rimbaud – Scanner
A little film of experiments combining the steps of flamenco with electronic music, with sensors triggered by the footsteps. Recorded as part of the Rauschenberg Residency in Captiva Florida where I worked with Zarina Rimbaud-Kadirbaks on exploring the possibilities of movement and sound.
Flames and Fire explores an interest in the complex rhythms of flamenco dance
Girl on Girl
Polymorphic Imprint :: Uršula Berlot UGM Studio, Trg Leona Štuklja 2, Maribor 27 January 2017 – 25 February 2017 The exhibition brought together works created on the basis of microscopic images of nanostructures and transformations of substances, prompted by invisible fields of physical forces (electromagnetism, crystallization) with new original Scanner scores.
Copy of a Copy National Portrait Gallery London UK 20 January 2017 3D immersive sound installation A voice gently reads a list of every portrait that Picasso painted, whilst sounds move around the space that feature in the background of these paintings, from a noisy bar, insects, pipe smoking, laughter and much more. The work […]
Vex :: House in Stoke Newington, London Permanent Sound Installation
A dreamy little tune recorded live that reflects a rather sickly state of mind as I fell ill this week. Music to improve my health then so to speak 🙂 All created using my Modular Eurorack system.
Ghosts Cliveden National Trust Sound installation
000 On the Origin of Art MONA Tasmania Australia 05 November 2016 – 17 April 2017 Audio and LED installation Collaboration with United Visual Artists as part of a group show curated by four scientists. This immersive interactive work explores how sound originated from the sounds of the human body and how we interact with […]
More playing with the Qu-Bit Electronix Rhythm Eurorack module. Here it is trigging the Wave module. As simple as that. A little bit of filtering, but no additional instruments or effects
Whispers and Dreams Il Suono in Mostra Udine 03-12 August 2016 Sound Installation For 400 years the words, themes and ideas of Shakespeare have permeated our language and history. Ambition, deceit, loyalty, corruption, fate, power, love and disguise defined our lives then as they do still today. A recurring theme in Shakespeare’s work is the […]
Dark as a Raven Hazel & Thoroughsale Woods Corby, Northamptonshire Sound installation in the woods 01 August – 31 October 2016 As part of a group show, Beyond Seven Mountains, Scanner presented a new sound installation Dark as a Raven. The meaning of Corby is ‘dark as a raven’ which offers a very cinematic image. […]
In anticipation of a special release of a radical remix album of the Scanni album (http://scanni.co.uk) I let the machines have their evil way again. This time I extensively used the Make Noise Phonogene in a very simple patch, alongside the Endorphin es Furthrrr Generator biting and easing its way into the soundscape. Despite the […]
Outlander – Venice
Waterdrops Rijeka Airport Departure Lounge Croatia Permanent Sound Installation Water plays a large part in the make up of the area, with over 600 sq.km of sea and 1000km of island coastlines and mountains very close by, so Water Drops is inspired directly by the location. Airports frequently draw people together from different backgrounds, continents […]
The magic of working with a modular synth set up is the utterly unexpected. The pulse simply ‘appeared’ when setting up the system today and within minutes this live recording was born. It’s dark, cinematic and exploratory and hope you might enjoy it. Notes on the patch below. The pulse is from the Harvestman Piston […]
Between the Bullet and the Hole The Sydney Biennale 18 March – 16 June 2016 Exhibition of work with artist Aura Satz. Features a short film that Scanner designed all the sound for, which examines the role of women in ballistic research, early computing and pattern perception in warfare.
Robin Rimbaud shows off his live rig at Bells ‘n’ Whistles, Crackles ‘n’ Pops in Peterborough. Full Piece: SonicState News: scanner-live-modular-rig-/
The Difference Between a Microphone and a Telescope An interactive performance 20 minutes This work explored an interactive approach to how we listen, how we interpret, how we share information. Does one sound make one person happy whilst annoyed is frustrated by it? Is there a universal understanding what sounds can annoy or please others? […]
Weaklings Fierce Festival – Warwick Arts Centre Axis Arts Centre Crew Theatre in the Mill Bradford Theatre show October 2015