Claudia Robles-Angel is an audiovisual and new media artist born in Bogotá-Colombia, currently living in Cologne-Germany and active worldwide. Her work and research cover different aspects of visual and sound art, which extend from audiovisual fixed-media compositions to performances interacting with bio-data via the usage of interfaces such as, for example, the EEG (electroencephalogram, measuring brain waves activity).
She finished studies in Fine Arts in 1990 at the University J. T. Lozano in Bogotá (Colombia). She pursued postgraduate studies such as: Film Animation (1992-1993) at the CFP (Milan-Italy); M.F.A in (1993-1995) at the École Supérieure d’Art Visuel / HEAD (Geneva- Switzerland) and Sound Design and Electronic Composition at the Folkwang University Essen (Germany) with Prof. Dirk Reith (2001-2004). She has also been artist-in-residence in Germany both at the ZKM in Karlsruhe and at the KHM in Cologne.
Her work has been presented in festivals and in group and solo exhibitions around the globe, for example, the ZKM Center in Karlsruhe (2005); Enter3 in Prague (2007), at the European Capitals of Culture Luxembourg and Romania (2007); 2008 at KIBLA Multimedia Centre in Maribor; at the ICMC in Copenhagen and Montréal (2007/2009); at the Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl (2009), the SIGGRAPH Asia in Yokohama (2009), Museo de Arte Moderno and ESPACIO Fundación Telefónica in Buenos Aires (2010), the New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival NYCEMF in 2010 and every year since 2013; the SIGGRAPH Asia in Yokohama (2009); the Re-New Festival in Copenhagen (2011); the NIME Conference in Oslo (2011); ISEA Istanbul 2011, at LEAP Space for media Art in Berlin (2012), CMMR Marseille and Plymouth (2013/2015), at CAMP Festival – Salon Suisse, an official collateral event of the 55th Venice Biennale (2013),at the Audio Art Festival Cracow (2013), at Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center New York City (2014 and 2017), at SKOP Festival Frankfurt (2014 and 2016) at Nabta Art Center Cairo (2015), Museum of Contemporary Art Bogotá (2011 and 2015), MADATAC Festival in Madrid (2016), IK Stichting in Vlissingen (2016), at Tivolivredenburg during the ICMC 2016 in Utrecht, at Die Digitale Düsseldorf (2016), Sonic Visions Tübingen (2017) and and more recently at ISEA 2017 Manizales.
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