Radoslaw Rudnicki (Poland / University of York)
Sonicules was commissioned for the Festival of Ideas, University of York in June 2016, and utilised modular and analogue synthesis throughout, both in sound design of a specially designed video game as well as during an interactive audio-visual performance. Sonicules is a live performance, which engages audiences with the process and challenges involved in the design of new anticancer drugs. It centres on current research in the Departments of Electronics and Chemistry, which is investigating the potential use of spatial sound to speed up the drug design process.
Radoslaw Rudnicki (Poland, 1982) focused on using improvised material in multidisciplinary projects. Working as lead sound designer and music composer for Precyzja Foundation and director of Wave Folder Records he curates and funds new media art projects. In 2008 Radoslaw has been shortlisted by SPNM (UK), as one of the most interesting emerging composers living in the UK. In 2013 announced Ambassador of Jazz in the North of England with the project Space F!ght.
Radek holds PhD in Digital Composition from the University of York. He is interested in interactive multimedia, visual arts and multidisciplinary projects combining art and science. As founder of Wave Folder Records, Space F!ght and co-founder of RPE Duo, Kirki Project and UUCMS, he regularly performs in Europe, the USA and New Zealand. He exposed his work on festivals and art galleries worldwide.