Adam Basanta uses consumer technologies and laptop manipulation to create art that oscillates between harmonic and static, recognizable and otherworldly. Placing technologies in unconventional and absurd relationships, he opens a window to listening differently, letting us reimagine our own complex relationship with software, machines and data.
Spatial ambient compositions; controlled feedback; art-hacked technologies; hybridized experimental-popular art forms
Kasuga Record, Kohlenstoff Records , Farmacia901, CASSAUNA | Important Records
Intricate Connections Formed Without Touch (2019), A Large Inscription, A Great Noise (2019, Installation), Only, only, only, only (2018, performance)
Performed live at MUTEK, Basanta's Intricate Connections Formed Without Touch digitally dismantles and reconstructs the timbral and stylistic spectrum of a single acoustic guitar
Montréal: 2015, 2019