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Julian Scordato graduated with honors in Composition and Electronic Music from the Conservatory of Venice and completed a Master's Degree in Sound Art at the University of Barcelona. Co-founding member of the Arazzi Laptop Ensemble, from 2015 to 2017 he has been research assistant for the Sound and Music Processing Lab at the Conservatory of Padua. He has worked as professor of Electronic Music at the Conservatories of Brescia and Salerno, and currently holds the Chair of Electroacoustic Music Composition at the Conservatory of Cuneo, Italy. As a researcher, Scordato has presented results related to interactive performance systems and graphic notation tools within conferences and workshops.

His award-winning electroacoustic and audiovisual works have been performed and exhibited in international festivals and institutions including Venice Biennale, Institute of Contemporary Arts (London), Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona, Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space, Instituto Cervantes (Rio de Janeiro), Gaudeamus Music Week (Utrecht), Centre for Contemporary Arts (Glasgow), Sonorities Festival (Belfast), Seoul International Computer Music Festival, Art & Science Days (Bourges), Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (Stanford), Contemporary Music Research Center (Athens), ZKM Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Spektrum Art Science Community (Berlin), and New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival. His music has been broadcast by Radio UNAM, NAISA Webcast, Resonance FM, RAI Radio3, RadioCemat, Radio Papesse, RadioCona, Radiophrenia, Radio Gracia, Radio Circulo, and other stations. His scores have been published by Ars Publica and Taukay Edizioni Musicali.


Exhibitions and screenings

2018
· XXV Festival Punto de Encuentro, Granada
· Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
· Biennale d'Arte Contemporanea e del Design, Salerno
· World Listening Day, Barcelona
· Electronic Language International Festival, Sao Paulo
· XVII Festival Internacional de la Imagen, Manizales
· Noisefloor Festival, Staffordshire University
· 10a Muestra de Arte Sonoro e Interactivo In-Sonora, Madrid
· Mantis Sonification Festival, Manchester

2017
· WeSA Audiovisual Festival, Seoul
· XXIV Festival Punto de Encuentro, Granada
· Besides the Screen, Mexico City
· Muestra de Música Electroacústica MUSLAB, Mexico City
· Festival Ecos Urbanos, Mexico City
· BookArt Interazioni Sensoriali, Pordenone
· Espacio Enter, Tenerife
· Yongin Poeun Art Gallery
· World Listening Day, Barcelona
· 4th Theatre Soundscore and Music Composition Exhibit, Taipei
· New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival
· Segnali Festival, Perugia
· Kochi-Muziris Biennale

2016
· Espacio Enter, Tenerife
· WeSA Audiovisual Festival, Seoul
· Festival Ecos Urbanos, Mexico City
· Muestra de Música Electroacústica MUSLAB, Mexico City
· Malaysia Music Technology Festival, Kuala Lumpur
· Sonophilia Festival of Sound and Music, Lincoln
· 7th Hack & Art Day, Sabadell
· Art & Science Days, Bourges
· Backup Film Festival, Weimar
· XV Festival Internacional de la Imagen, Manizales
· PoetryFilm, Skagastrond
· 9a Muestra de Arte Sonoro e Interactivo In-Sonora, Madrid
· Oriel Sycharth Gallery, Wrexham
· Arts Santa Monica, Barcelona

2015
· Espacio Enter, Tenerife
· Centre Cívic Convent de Sant Agustí, Barcelona
· Muestra de Música Electroacústica MUSLAB, Rio de Janeiro
· PNEM Sound Art Festival, Uden
· Saarbrücker Tage für elektroakustische und visuelle Musik
· PoetryFilm, London
· Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Pordenone
· Sirga Festival, Flix
· New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival
· Electronic Language International Festival, Sao Paulo
· Loop Festival, Barcelona
· Art & Science Days, Bourges
· SSOO Festival, Flagstaff
· Festival Ex Nihilo, Aguascalientes
· Festival Ex Nihilo, Irapuato
· Festival de Vidéomusique de Montréal
· Bocs Arts Centre, Caernarfon
· Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, Stanford
· Contemporary Music Research Center, Athens, Greece

2014
· XXI Festival Punto de Encuentro, Granada
· Klangmanifeste, Vienna
· ISTAO Creative Arts Contest, Ancona
· KcEMA, Kansas City
· Di_stanze Community Festival of Sound Arts, Leeds
· Muestra de Música Electroacústica MUSLAB, Mexico City
· CCRMA Transitions, Stanford
· Sonic Arts Waterford
· (h)ear XLII Multimedia Sound Art Exhibition, Heerlen
· Diffrazioni Multimedia Festival, Firenze
· Art & Science Days, Orléans
· Art & Science Days, Bourges
· Art & Science Days, Tours
· Slingshot Festival, Athens, USA
· Inner Soundscapes, Norman

2013
· 13.14 Rassegna di Arte Contemporanea, Cervignano del Friuli
· XX Festival Punto de Encuentro, Canaries
· Seoul International Computer Music Festival
· Feria de Arte Sonoro de Puerto Rico
· Nit Electro Sonora, Flix
· Hörkunst Festival, Erlangen
· Are you Listening?, Udine
· Cantieri d'Arte Pubblica, Belluno
· Segnali Festival, Perugia
· Sonorities Festival, Belfast
· Cantieri d'Arte Pubblica, Pordenone
· Slingshot Festival, Athens, USA

2012
· XIX Festival Punto de Encuentro, Valencia
· EMUFest, Roma

2011
· Re-new Digital Arts Festival, Copenhagen

2009
· Electronic Arts and Music Festival, Miami
· Festival 5 Giornate, Milano

2008
· RomaEuropa Festival

2007
· Roma Soundtrack Competition

Performances

2018
· ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe

2017
· Spektrum Art Science Community, Berlin
· Living Lab Music 7, Padova
· Venice Electroacoustic Rendez-Vous

2016
· Sonorities Festival, Belfast
· Festival Zeppelin, Barcelona
· Festival di Musica Contemporanea di Cagliari
· Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow
· Hangar Centre de Producció i Recerca, Barcelona

2015
· Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona
· Living Lab Music 6, Padova
· Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space
· Hangar Centre de Producció i Recerca, Barcelona
· 60x60 Louisiana Mix, Natchitoches
· 9th Arte Laguna Prize, Venezia

2014
· Living Lab Music 5, Padova
· Venice Experimental Cinema and Performance Art Festival

2013
· 57th Music Biennale, Venezia
· Settimana della Musica, Udine
· A Vele Spiegate, Venezia
· Cantieri d'Arte Pubblica, Pordenone

2012
· 56th Music Biennale, Venice
· Musica ai Frari, Venice
· Deep Wireless Festival, Montreal
· Siren Festival, Gothenburg
· Silence Festival, Bari

2011
· Centenario di Pasinetti, Venezia
· A.Gi.Mus. Concert Season, Venezia
· 55th Music Biennale, Venezia
· Gaudeamus Music Week, Utrecht
· Laptops Meet Musicians Festival, Venezia
· Art Night Venezia
· Druskomanija Festival, Vilnius
· Nono e Maderna Oltre gli Anniversari, Venezia
· Arts National Prize, Palermo

2010
· EMUFest, Roma
· A.Gi.Mus. Concert Season, Venezia
· 54th Music Biennale, Venezia
· 12th Architecture Biennale, Venezia
· Festival del Teatro Indipendente, Pordenone

2009
· World Venice Forum
· Rassegna dell'Arte e del Teatro Indipendente, Pordenone

2008
· 52nd Music Biennale, Venezia
· Festival del Teatro Indipendente, Pordenone

2007
· Festival del Teatro Indipendente, Pordenone

Conferences and workshops

2018
· WorkShort, ISIA Roma
· IanniX Masterclass, Conservatorio di Trieste
· UPIC Conference, ZKM Center for Art and Media, Karlsruhe
· International Symposium of New Music, Curitiba
· Seeing Sound Symposium, Bath Spa University
· Sonic Fluidities Conference, UC San Diego

2017
· Sound-Image Colloquium, University of Greenwich, London
· SaMPL School, Conservatorio di Padova
· FKL International Symposium on Soundscape, Cagliari
· European Researchers' Night, Conservatorio di Brescia
· 5th Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics & X, Lisbon
· Art and Sound Symposium, Leicester
· Besides the Screen Conference, Vitória
· Sound of Memory Symposium, London

2016
· Sound-Image Colloquium, University of Greenwich, London
· IanniX Workshop, Festival di Musica Contemporanea di Cagliari
· Presentation of IanniX documentation, Universitat de Barcelona
· IanniX Masterclass, Conservatorio di Como

2015
· Colloquium of the Centre Iannis Xenakis, Rouen
· 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art, Vancouver
· 11th Symposium on Computer Music Multidisciplinary Research, Plymouth

2014
· 20th Colloquium on Music Informatics, Roma
· Living Lab Music 5, Padova
· 1st Workshop on Systems for Automatic Music Performance, Venezia
· Invisible Places Sounding Cities Symposium, Viseu
· Per Chi Suona il Paesaggio, Firenze

2013
· 1st European Sound Studies Association Conference, Berlin
· La Musica Interprete del Tempo Presente, Conservatorio di Venezia

2012
· 19th Colloquium on Music Informatics, Trieste

2011
· 8th Sound and Music Computing Conference, Padova
· Laboratorio Arazzi, Cini Foundation, Venezia

2010
· La Terra Fertile, Conservatorio di Sassari
· Laboratorio Arazzi, Cini Foundation, Venezia

2009
· Laboratorio Arazzi, Cini Foundation, Venezia

2008
· 17th Colloquium on Music Informatics, Venezia