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Looom for iOS makes animating like playing a musical instrument, now with major update

It’s exactly how musicians would want to think about animation. Time loops, free or bpm-synced, and you explore visual rhythm through lines, shapes, colors, and improvisatory gestural doodles. Looom is a total gem of an app – and this summer’s update transforms it into a serious and approachable pro tool.

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A DIY violin with a spring reverb tank inside

A funny thing happened on the way to the digital instrument age – builders rediscovered novel acoustic and electroacoustic inventions, too. Take this gorgeous example by builder/composer/musician David Hilowitz. And it all started with a broken amp part.

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Weirdcore’s work Subconscious is inspired by raves and infinity GIFs, with Aphex Twin score

This month in London, Warp Records visual collaborator Weirdcore has an intense immersive work on exhibition – epilepsy warning here before the video, for sure.* And let’s catch up with more great Weirdcore action, while we’re at it.

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mlre is an expanded version of the classic monome mlr, focused on performance

It’s an even more performative monome. Creator sonocircuit has built a new take on the monome norns/grid app mlr, adding new macros, transposition, LFOs, and lots more.

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SoundCloud to cut 1 in 5 employees worldwide

SoundCloud CEO Michael Weissman indicated today the company was set to cut 20% of its workforce, apparently across all offices.

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Spinning scales, melodies, intervals, custom tunings with Eventide’s Misha module

I’m super serial! Eventide has a new sequencer for creating modular melodies and intervals – and it started with twelve-tone rows as its inspiration. With audio, CV, and waveform out, it could be a merry melodic source for a modular setup. There’s a ton in here. It could be an answer to the idea that […]

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Liquid Sky UFO modules: wild sounds, enough space for your fingers, plant a tree

In this first teaser for Liquid Sky’s instrument label, the makers promises gear that raises some great questions. Like, what if a connected Eurorack module actually had enough room for your fingers? And what if your instrument makers used proceeds to reforest southern Portugal?

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A five-story pyramid is backdrop for Kyiv’s music artists and queer performers

Inspired by crystalline geometries, Christopher Bauder’s STALACTITE towers nearly five stories over a Berlin backlot. On Sunday, it’s the setting for a dynamic exchange between DJs, queer performance artists, and interactive light – a performance that makes a statement of resistance from unstoppable Ukrainians. The event runs this Sunday, July 31, from 20:00 – 23:59; […]

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Remute’s Unity album looks glorious on Game Boy Advance, in art and music

Vinyl is getting near-impossible to produce and ship; digital is a mess. CDs are – sorry, just not a good format.* Game Boy cartridges seem better than ever. And Remute makes them look and sound so damned good.

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Modul8, new synth magazine from Australia, packed with interviews and features – on paper

Miss the days of flipping through paper pages and dreaming of electronic music and synths? Stuck in Victoria’s COVID lockdown, Modul8′s co-founders decided to bring that era back.

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  • Full-time Faculty Position in Sculpture at Bennington College | Bennington College
    Bennington, Vermont, Full-time Faculty Position in Sculpture at Bennington College Bennington College Job Type: Full Time Location: Bennington, Vermont, United States Bennington College invites applications for a full-time faculty member in sculpture, beginning in the Spring term of 2023. The ideal candidate is a practicing artist, with college teaching expe […]
  • Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Medieval Art and Architecture | Boston College
    Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, The Art, Art History, and Film Department (AAHF) at Boston College invites applications for the position of full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in the field of Medieval Art and Architecture to begin July 1, 2023. The AAHF Department seeks candidates with robust and innovative research agendas and a commitment to undergra […]
  • Assistant/Associate Curator, European and American Art Before 1900 | Denver Art Museum
    Denver, Colorado, The Department of European and American Art Before 1900 is currently seeking a sharp-witted Assistant/Associate Curator who will bring creative and intellectually nuanced ideas to fruition. The curator will have profound knowledge of European and American art before 1900 and will support the department’s distinguished work, bringing it to a […]
  • Assistant Professor of Painting and Sculpture | Boston University, School of Visual Arts
    Boston, Massachusetts, Assistant Professor of Painting and Sculpture Anticipated start date: July 1, 2023. Position description: Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Visual Arts invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Visual Art (non-tenure track), with a specialty in painting and sculpture. Successful candidates should be […]
  • Curatorial Project Manager | Yale Center for British Art
    New Haven, Connecticut, Serves as a liaison for the Deputy Director and Chief Curator. Provides project management and coordination for cross departmental curatorial projects including exhibitions, collection displays, publications, research projects, and related programs. Reporting to the Deputy Director and Chief Curator of the Yale Center for British Art, […]
  • Assistant/Associate Director of Museum Development | Colby College Museum of Art
    Waterville, Maine, https://colby.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/ColbyCareers/details/Assistant-Associate-Director-of-Museum-Development_R0000949 Full-Time, Exempt, Salaried, Administrative Staff Appointment Reporting to the director of museum development, the assistant/associate director of museum development is responsible for broadening and deepening philanth […]
  • Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Art History, Tenure-Track Assistant Professor | Villanova University
    Villanova, Pennsylvania, The Department of History at Villanova University invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor in twentieth-century and contemporary Art History.   We seek an innovative scholar-teacher committed to undergraduate teaching. We welcome scholars of any geographical specialization since 1900. The su […]
  • Registrar for Private Art Collection | Tia Collection
    Santa Fe, New Mexico, Tia Collection Registrar Job Description Tia Collection, a private art collection in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is seeking an experienced candidate to fulfill the diverse duties of the Registrar position. The mission of the art collection is to share artwork with museums around the world, either via long term loans and/or specific to exhibit […]
  • Executive Director & CEO | Columbus Museum of Art
    Columbus, Ohio, Executive Director & CEO About the Columbus Museum of Art Incorporated in 1878, Columbus Museum of Art (CMA) was built for the community by the community. Generations of families have invested in the Museum through gifts of time, talent, and treasure. From the quality of its collections and exhibitions to the quality of life in the commun […]
  • Assistant Professor in Native American and Indigenous Arts | Williams College
    Williamstown, Massachusetts, The Williams College Art Department invites applications for an assistant professor (tenure track) who specializes in Native American and Indigenous arts / visual culture. The department is particularly interested in applicants who focus on trans-Atlantic encounter and exchange during the age of European colonial expansion (17th […]

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