ALOARDI ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE NOV-DEC 2017: Matthias Hurtl & Yoana Buzova

Octubre 11th, 2017  |  Published in Ahora, Novedades, Proyectos, Talleres  |  2 Comments

Matthias Hurtl & Yoana Buzova
Paviljoen aan het Water, Brielselaan 157, Rotterdam
November – December 2017 | FB link residency

Mmths and Oyo have been alone together in Rotterdam and Vienna collaborating over the last few years. Their collaboration vary between multimedia performances, installations, browser extensions and short films. For the Aloardi artist-in-residence period at Paviljoen aan het Water, they will develop their project ‘Cranked Tapes’.


Matthias Hurtl and Yoana Buzova are working on an instrument. A bicycle module to record and play cassette tapes through the movement of the bike crank. This self-made tool will be used to record sounds in the district of Charlois, where the residency is located. Through a series of bike rides and workshops with locals from Charlois, Hurtl and Buzova will collect and map special sounds sites. Responding to the inhabitants favorite spots, a sound map will be created and result in a cassette tape publication, to be released in the end of the residency. The release will be an imaginary soundscape of Charlois, an audio translation of the map, the speed and dynamics of the biking, as it will be directly connected to the movement of the tape.

> 18 November 2017, 16:30
Presentation – a short talk about what we want to do | South Explorer, Paviljoen aan het Water, Brielselaan 157 3081 AC Rotterdam

> 18 – 19 November 2017, 13 – 18:00
Open Studio + Explorations with visitors – come and we will talk and ride | South Explorer, Paviljoen aan het Water, Brielselaan 157 3081 AC Rotterdam

> 17 December, 15:00
Bike Ride + release, performance and drinks


Matthias Hurtl is a sound artist currently based in Rotterdam. In his practice, he often is fascinated by outer space activities. In the course of his work, he has investigated scientific materials like audio recordings, transmission signals and educational film footage. In recent years he has worked on sound installation, audio-visual performances, wearable devices as well as collaborating on various film and video projects, working on sound design, audio recording and post production. He holds a diploma in Digital Art of the University for Applied Arts in Vienna. Currently Matthias is completing his Masters Degree in Sonology at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague.

Йоана Бузова / Yoana Buzova is an interdisciplinary artist and educator, passionate about public space and short-lived, neglected moments and objects. She employs low-tech, DIY methods, found and re-purposed material to make useless urban in.ter.ventions that interrupt passers-by and engage them in temporary fictions. Yoana completed the Master’s Program at the Piet Zwart Institute in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.


Aloardi is one of the first independent labels / platforms in South and Central America. Starting in 1998, Aloardi began diffusing and producing experimental music, audiovisual art, sound related interventions, internet radio broadcasts and alternative acoustic research. Aloardi’s headquarters in Lima serves as venue for workshops, a residency programme, and a mediatheque.

The residency of Matthias Hurtl & Yoana Buzova is part of the Aloardi Exchange Programme 2017. Organized by Aloardi and Idraola. Made with the support of WORM, CBK Rotterdam (Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam) and City of Rotterdam. Special thanks to ‘Residency … at the Waterfront – International Residency Program: State of the City#3 Rotterdam’.

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Fundado en el año 1998, Aloardi inicia sus acciones como uno de los primeros sellos y colectivos independientes dedicados a difundir y producir música experimental y electrónica, arte con nuevos medios, intervenciones sonoras, investigaciones acústicas y expresiones culturales autóctonas de Sur y Centro America. ". Apoyamos y generamos colaboraciones entre diferentes individuos, grupos autogestionados e instituciones a nivel local, nacional e internacional. Organizando eventos y exhibiciones transdisciplinarias, compartimos conocimiento sobre recursos (no) tecnológicos, trabajo sostenible e intercambio entre comunidades locales. Ubicado en Lima, desde el 2004 nuestro local funciona como mediateca y sirve para la realización de encuentros, talleres, laboratorios de investigación, programas de residencias, producciones audiovisuales y transmisiones de radio por Internet. Puedes encontrar en este sitio web información sobre nuestra actividad reciente; para conocer mas de nuestra actividad pasada, puedes visitar nuestro antiguo sitio web.

Founded in Peru in 1998, Aloardi started as one of the first labels and independent iniciatives in South and Central America diffusing and producing experimental and electronic music, media art, sound related interventions, alternative acoustic research and autochthonous cultural expressions of its región. We support and generate collaborations between people with self-managed associations and institutions on local, national and international level. We organize events and transdisciplinary exhibitions, initiate actions and share knowledge: the association is engaged in approaches towards (non)technological resources, sustainable work and exchange with local communities. Based in Lima, our space serves since 2004 as venue for meetings, workshops, research laboratories, a residency program, audiovisual productions, internet radio broadcasts and a mediatheque. Recent news about the Aloardi activities can be found on this website; to see more, you can visit our old website here.