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Since 2008, Electroni[k] has offered local artists as well as international ones to conceive sound creations evolving around emblematic locations of Rennes Métropole. This acoustic mapping is in constant process as it is regularly enriched by new pieces. Métropole Electroni[k] represents sound postcards from 12 to 25 minutes long; you can stream them on this page :

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Eddie Ladoire

The Epi Condorcet [St-Jacques-de-la-Lande]

Eddie Ladoire’s work goes between the acoustic creation, music research and fine arts. Eddie Ladoire turns the everyday-kind-of-noises into music through numerical treatment. Thus he creates a new and intimate atmosphere with abstract and familiar components. The Epi Condorcet is …

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Sébastien Roux

Le Bon Accueil [Rennes]

Sébastien Roux is a French experimental electronic music composer. He also worked as a music assistant for composers Gérard Pesson and Georges Aperghis at IRCAM (Institut de Recherche et Coordination Acoustique/Musique), a French institute for science, music, sound, and avant-garde …

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Félicia Atkinson

Hôtel de Rennes Métropole [Rennes]

Félicia Atkinson lives and works in the Bauges Mountains, in Savoy. Her work puts together improvisation, contemplation, and creations through several approaches: sound creation, installations, writing and painting. She co-runs the

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Aymeric de Tapol

Le Diapason [Rennes]

Aymeric de Tapol is a composer who lives and works in Brussels. He writes scores for contemporary dance projects, cinema or radio ones. He aims to tell stories through his audio creations and recordings. The Diapason is located in the …

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Jean-Philippe Renoult

Médiathèque Théodore Monod [Betton]

Jean-Philippe Renoult (born in Paris, 1963) is an author, composer and sound artist located in Paris. He has been working for public radios (particularly France Culture) for over 15 years. His era of specialization is field recording. As a writer, …

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#06

Dinahbird

Les Champs Libres [Rennes]

DinahBird is an English artist who makes radio programs, audio creations, sound tracks of movies and sound installations. Her works were broadcasted on radio BBC 4, radio BBC 3, the workshop of radio creation on France Culture, Echo FM, and …

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Herman Kolgen

Gare SNCF [Rennes]

Herman Kolgen is a multidisciplinary artist from Quebec; he is mostly famous for his audiovisual creations. He lives and works in Montreal and shows his projects all around the world. He actively focuses on the relation between sound and image …

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Mathias Delplanque

Faculté des Métiers [Bruz]

Mathias Delplanque is a multi-disciplinary artist who graduated from the École Nationale d’Arts (French School of Fine Arts) of Cergy Pontoise. He first studied sculpture before pursuing in music. He then started to review musics for several magazines and work …

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Mira Calix

CADA [Rennes]

Mirax Calix from her real name Chantal Passamonte, is one of the rare women on the roster of Warp Records, the historic and reference English music label in terms of electronic music. Mira Calix has been living in London for …

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Lynn Pook

Retirement home of Cleunay [Rennes]

Although Lynn Pook is specialized in plastic arts, she also studied dance, sculpture, fine arts and took media courses. Lynn Pook’s work takes its roots in the observation of bodies, individuals, their perceptions; through her researches, she questions the links …

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Robert Henke

Rennes Airport [St-Jacques-de-la-Lande]

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#12

Philippe Morvan

Ouest-France Printing shop [Chantepie]

Philippe Morvan has been an active member of the Rennes electronic music scene for several years now ; he presented a radio show called La Peau des Héros (Under the Heros’ skin) for 18 years on Canal Band performed more than …

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Bérenger Recoules

Rennes 2 University [Rennes]

Bérenger Recoules is an artist located in Nantes. He is a sound designer and creates scenery out of sound. His era of specialization is the transformation of locations into sound creations and the thought of how sounds create emotions to …

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Pauline Boyer

Mailing industrial platform [Noyal-Châtillon-sur-Seiche]

Pauline Boyer is a sound artist from Rennes and a teacher at the ENSAB, a National School of Architecture. She works and lives in Rennes and she is an artist-in-residence at the Atelier Vivarium. The Mail Industrial Platform of Noyal-Châtillon-sur-Seiche …

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Richard Eigner

City Hall of Rennes [Rennes]

Richard Eigner is a multidisciplinary artist (sound creator, composer and drummer) who lives in Vienna, Austria. In his creations he mixes sound experimentation, minimalist music and electronic melodies. Together with Roman Gerold -a jazz pianist and composer for theatre and …

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NICOLAS BERNIER

COLLECTION OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS OF RENNES 1 UNIVERSITY [Rennes]

Nicolas Bernier is a multidisciplinary artist that creates installations and performances that evolve around several subjects : dance, drama or animated films. Tough eclectic, his artistic preoccupation remain the same : a balance between intellectual and sensual, organic sound sources …