Claudia Robles Angel

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  • University J. T. Lozano, Media Artist


  • ISEA2019

    Claudia Robles-Angel is a new media/digital artist living in 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 and installations interacting with biomedical signals. She has been artist-in-residence in several outstanding institutions, for example at the Institute for Music and Acoustics at the ZKM Center (Karlsruhe, DE), KHM (Cologne, DE) and at the Institute for Computer Music and Sound Technologies – ICST ZHdK (Zurich, CH). Her work is constantly featured in not only media and sound-based festivals/ conferences but also in group and solo exhibitions around the globe, for example, the ZKM Center in Karlsruhe; SIGGRAPH Asia in Yokohama, New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival NYCEMF, New Interfaces for Musical Expression Conference NIME Oslo; at 55th Venice Biennale Prohelvetia, Audio Art Festival Cracow, at Harvestworks Digital Arts Center New York City, and ISEA2011 Istanbul, ISEA2017 Manizales and ISEA2018 Durban.


    Claudia Robles Angel is a media artist born in Bogotá (Colombia) and currently living in Cologne (Germany). 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); MA in Visual Arts (1993-1995) at the École Supérieure d’Art Visuel (Geneva- Switzerland) and Sound Design and Electronic Composition at the Folkwang University Essen (Germany) with Prof. Dirk Reith from (2001-2004). In 2004 she won the second prize at the competition Hoeren und Sehen organized by the ZKM (Center for Art and Media) in Karlsruhe and the Institute fuer Neue Musik in Darmstadt (both in Germany) for her audiovisual composition Bewegung in Silber. She was artist in residence (2004-2006) at the ZKM. Her most relevant work presented there was the piece Seed/Tree (audiovisual Installation/Butoh performance with live electronics). Her work is worldwide known, having participated in several group and solo exhibitions around the globe, for example at the Bauhaus- archiv Museum für Gestaltung in Berlin, Germany (2003); the European Capitals of Culture: Sibiu and Luxemburg (2007); Enter3 in Prague, Czech Republic (2007), the International Computer Music Conference ICMC in Copenhagen, Denmark (2007) and Montréal, Canada (2009); at the SIGGRAPH Asia 2009 in Yokohama, Japan, at the DRHA: Sensual Technologies – Brunel University London, UK (2010), and lately at the Festival for Digital Media: Re-New2011 Copenhagen, Denmark and at the NIME 2011: New Interfaces for Musical Expression Oslo, Norway.

Current Location:

  • Cologne, Germany

Previous Location(s):

  • Bogotá, CO

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