Hysteresis

Hysteresis Audiovisual performance: 30-40 minutes. Hysteresis revolves around the concept that the current state of a system is dependent on, and intertwined with its history. Van den Broek implements this mathematical and physical principle on the composition of visuals and sound while simultaneously relating the […]

Raumklang

Raumklang is a project focused on creating site-specific sound in physical space. Based on acoustic features we develop interactive binaural sound sculptures with architectonic dimensions. The project is currently in development phase, follow our blog and instagram feed to keep up to date: Initiated by […]

Paranon

Date: 15-01-2018 Format: CD in A5 artwork limited to 200 / Live audiovisual performance Paranon consists of two compositions based on parameter canons of sine wave generators. The canon is a counterpoint-based compositional technique that creates one or more imitations of a musical movement after […]

Pulse // Wave // Perspective

Binaural composition: please listen with headphones. Pulse // Wave // Perspective utilises the spatial and musical characteristics of noise and sine waves and explores the perception of these sound sources from various perspectives. The short composition explores and juxtaposes distinct spaces by playing and placing […]

Panauditum

INFO laser engraved wooden panels | resonance speakers | amplifier | microphone | sensors | computer 2017 ABOUT Panauditum is an installation revolving around the role sound plays in the surveillance we encounter in our society. While we are very aware of the value and […]

A Flock of Stones | Kunsthal Aarhus

INFO improvised location-specific electronic performance ABOUT A Flock of Stones is an electronic performance by Zeno van den Broek, incorporated into Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga’s installation The Encounter That Took a Part of Me, exhibited at Kunsthal Aarhus. Nkanga has invited Zeno van den Broek, […]

Shift Symm

Shift Symm Audiovisual album consisting of three movements | Audiovisual performance of 30-40 minutes | Digital album | Released on Establishment: Available as high quality digital video on Sedition, limited to 100 editions per video. Distributed by LIMA. The Shift Symm collection is a series […]

Ob-literate

Ob-literate is a collaborative composition by Zeno van den Broek & Gagi Petrovic for organ, vocal ensemble and electronics. It was commissioned by Gaudeamus in the summer of 2014 and had its premiere in March of 2016 at the Nicolaïkerk, Utrecht – The Netherlands. It […]

concealed // sealed

INFO installation: sound & light installation with stereo channel sound composition. ABOUT The installation concealed // sealed reveals the machinery which is hidden beneath the green skin of the park. The idyllic and natural surroundings turn out to be a carefully designed assembly by the previous owner, Mr. […]

Oorsprong Curators Series

Second set of the OCS event at Plantagedok, Amsterdam NL, on 23-5-2016. Performers: Tijs Ham – electronics Stephanie Pan – voice Richard Japenga – drums Zeno van den Broek – electronics Curated by Zeno van den Broek Oorsprong Curators Series is an initiative of Raoul […]

Divergence

Divergence explores the tension between space and sound induced by their manipulated representation: sounds alter, calibrate and form space while simultaneously the sound is formed and manipulated by the space it is placed in. The album is based on pure sound sources such as sine […]

SUBDIV

INFO installation: large scale industrial print on various materials, speakers. four channel sound composition. ABOUT SUBDIV is a quadraphonic audiovisual installation based on divisions and subdivisions of sound and images on multiple scales. Time, space, and sound have been segmented and rearranged into new structures in order […]

Come Closer | Taturo Atzu installation

Location specific live sound performance in the installation ‘The Garden Which is the Nearest to God’ by Taturo Atzu on the roof of the Old Church in Amsterdam, curated by Non-Fiction. I was fascinated by the experience of sound in and around the Oude Kerk. […]

Of What Once Was | Sketches of Siberia

      The track ‘Of What Once Was’ (2011) was used as part of the soundtrack in this beautiful documentary / roadmovie by Ben van Lieshout Diary notes made by Fridtjof Nansen more than a century ago evoke images of the colonization of America […]

Föhnkrankheit

Radio story on the wind and unexpected side effects. Fiction and documentary, 25 min. Supported by Open Woorden, Mediafonds 2014.  With Lucas de Man as aëronaut Gaston Tissander and Hidde Simons as captain Sivel. And: Titus Dürst, Marco van Heerde, Toos Linneman, Rudolf Nägerli, Helen Ochsenbein, […]

ZeeZand Soundwalk

Hoe klinkt een eiland? Welke geluiden en verhalen liggen er verborgen op Schiermonnikoog? Een cultuur-natuurhistorische luisterwandeling van documentairemakers Prosper de Roos en Magda Augusteijn, met muziek-composities van geluidskunstenaar Zeno van den Broek en de stem van Rense Westra.   Alles beweegt hier op het ritme van de seizoenen. In de winter […]

Pulse Interval | Down Under

INFO Strobe, speakers, amplifier, media player. Four channel sound composition. ABOUT Pulse Interval and Pulse to Wave were part of the group exhibition at the Wolvenplein prison Utrecht Down Under, May 2015. Site specific Pulse Interval version for the group exhibition Down Under in the […]

Pulse to Wave | Down Under

INFO Spotlight, speakers, amplifier, media player. Stereo sound composition. ABOUT Pulse Interval and Pulse to Wave were part of the group exhibition at the Wolvenplein prison Utrecht Down Under, May 2015. For the location based installation Pulse to Wave elements from the Pulse Interval installation […]

Pulse Interval | (h)ear XL II

INFO Wall paint, speakers, nails, thread, copper wire, dvd/player. Four channel sound composition – 12 minutes. ABOUT Site specific Pulse Interval version for the (h)ear XL II exhibition, Heerlen. Pulse Interval is a work based on the notion of spatial orientation through sound. By emitting […]

Diagram for Pulse Interval | Old Church of Amsterdam

INFO 2014 print in custom cabinet, four channel PA, laptop. four channel sound composition. site specific version of Pulse Interval, in collaboration with Tim Hollander, for ‘Nieuwe Tijd voor de Oude Kerk’ Amsterdam. Visual diagram: Tim Hollander Sound composition: Zeno van den Broek Implementation: Collaborative ABOUT […]

Diagram for Pulse Interval | Vluchtkerk

INFO 2013 duct tape, speakers, dvd/player. four channel sound composition. site specific version of Pulse Interval, in collaboration with Tim Hollander, for ‘Nieuwe Tijd voor de Oude Kerk’ Amsterdam. Visual diagram: Tim Hollander Sound composition: Zeno van den Broek Implementation: Collaborative ABOUT Pulse Interval is a […]

Convergence

Convergence TITLE: Convergence LOCATION: SMART Project Space Amsterdam DATE: 19 November 2011 DURATION: 34 minutes BUILDING BLOCKS: Sine waves, modulated waves, piano FIELDS: Northern Germany, Southern Netherlands METHODS: Interference, resonance EFFECTS ON SPACE: Layered > Expanding EFFECTS ON TIME: Cyclical > Current POSTPROCESSING: None COVER: […]

Four Corners

INFO installation: print on tracing paper, speakers, dvdplayer. four channel sound composition. ABOUT Four Corners is a work on graphic scores and the spatial dimensions of sound in relation to its frequency. The length of the lines are transposed to the frequency of the corresponding length […]

Pulse Interval

INFO 2013 wall paint, speakers, nails, copper wire, dvd/player. four channel sound composition. ABOUT Pulse Interval is a work based on the notion of spatial orientation through sound. By emitting pulse sounds and measuring the duration of the interval between the emitted and the reflected pulse […]

Black Squares

INFO acrylic paint and pigments on canvas on panel, transducer speaker, wood, amplifier, cd-player. Two channel sound composition – 8 minutes. ABOUT Black Squares is based on the black square paintings by Malevich, the archetype of the abstract painting. These black squares alternate between silence […]

Machinist albums

Convergence (2012) by Machinist Of What Once Was (2011) by MachinistViens Avec Moi Dans Le Vide (2010) by MachinistBlackBlock (2008) by Machinist

Paper Tones | Stedelijk at Trouw Amsterdam

INFO installation: wooden cabinet, cd-players, amplifiers, six speakers. six channel sound composition – 20 minutes. April 2012. ABOUT Paper Tones is a commissioned sound art piece for the Stedelijk @ Trouw. The composition is site specific for the wooden cabinet which was used for paper storage and […]