About

Knurl lab is an artistic research group exploring applying strategies of music composition into music performance and interface design.

The goal is to develop electroacoustic and interactive instrument (Knurl), its expression and application by gathering sustainable practices, open source, creative coding, 3D Printing, social impact and circular economy into creativity and artistic quality.



What we do


Knurl lab explores how the creative choices can be shared, owned and integrated in music practice and performance.

We are motivated to build knowledge about creating new experimental electroacoustic instruments / artworks in a deep connection to our envirenvironment and commucommunity. An open investigation format of collaborative Research and development, try-outs and concerts exploring the digital limitations of music-making, and uncovering solutions for some of technical barriers that composers and performers face today by the application of digital tools.


Goals


To explore new ways to play music reflecting and representing solutions, ethical concepts and constructive relationships between music makers and listeners

To support artists, their innovations and contributions to the future of music, science, culture and education



Results

Artworks

Albums, Artworks and performances

Interface

Developement of Reprogrammability and its sound design, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Spatialization.

Platform

Web browser for audiences to control electroacoustic instruments

Product

Knurl

Instrument case