A Talk with the artist and new media hacker Antoni Rayzhekov about biometric sonification, motion tracking and digital scenography
Antoni Rayzhekov is a Bulgarian theater maker, composer and new media hacker - based in Vienna, Austria. He studied theater directing and acting at the Academy for Theater and Film Arts “Krastyo Sarafov” - Sofia and jazz music improvisation – at the Vienna Konservatorium. He worked as a consultant in informational technologies for United Nations in Vienna and in the period 2008 - 2013 he established together with Emanuel Andel the vienna-based new media label THIS.PLAY – focused on interaction design. Currently he is a guest lecturer in Interactive media at the University for Applied Science - St. Pölten, Austria and independent artist.
“My work is focused on exploring synergies between generative music, contemporary performance and participatory art by designing reactive audio visual platforms that amplify different aspects of the performer and the performance itself as an attempt to communicate the invisible.”
http://raijekov.cc http://ikpan.com http://this-play.com