Playing the Space

Ricardo Atienza is an architect, researcher and sound artist. In his practice, the relations between space, place and sound are explored from this interdisciplinary approach. Lecturer at Konstfack and researcher at Arkitekturmuseet (Stockholm).

Monica Sand, artist  and researcher. She is now based at the Center of Architecture and Design as artistic reseracher working with exhibitions, actions, and research network. In collective settings artists, dancers, architects and researchers are exploring spatial, social and corporeal rhythms and its forces in public space.

Cristina Palmese is an Italian architect specialized in urban planning by the University of Naples, It. Her professional and research activities concern urban planning projects, audiovisual productions, multimedia installations and stage design. Her work has been presented in different festivals and congresses, as well as specialized publications on music and architecture, audiovisual interaction and soundscape studies, subjects in which she has lectured in different courses and workshops. Responsible of Crossroads Office.

José Luis Carles is a composer and biologist specialized in Acoustic Ecology. First Prize "Concours d’Art sonore et Musique electroacoustique", Imeb-Bourges, Fr. 2006 with the piece "L'onde". Award “Best  Communication” for his work “Multimedia Square” (AVANCA Festival | CINEMA 2011. Portugal). Member or research leader of several research projects in the fields of psycho-acoustics, acoustic ecology and the effects of noise and soundscapes, presenting his work in different national and international conferences. Senior lecturer at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid in sound and audiovisual methods.

Playing the Space