Marco Cher-Gibard is a sound artist and musician from Melbourne, Australia, who is interested in listening as an explorative and political act, sound making and the everyday. His field of activity is diverse. Marco’s performances, sound designs and compositions have been presented internationally by LIFT Festival, Vienna Festwochen, Holland Festival and Melbourne Festival amongst others.
At EMS, Marco will be working on ‘sister’, a collaboration with Stockholm-based Ben Speth where Marco plays a home-made, soft sampler, microphones and electronics through a bass amp and Ben plays electric guitar. Marco will also be researching new sampling and software instrument designs for performance and composition.