sound artist


Sound artists use sound as a main creative medium. They express, through the creation of sounds, their intention and identity. Sound art is interdisciplinary in nature and takes on hybrid forms.

Alternative label

  • sound artist & designer

  • sound designer & artist

  • sound designer and artist

  • live sound artist

  • sound artist and designer

  • sonic manipulator

  • sound installation creator

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

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