Vito Willems | ιи.fιиιт


Education
| Sound Studies and Sonic Arts (MA) - Universität der Künste Berlin (2018-present)
| Honours Degree in Sound & System Design (BA) - University of the Arts Utrecht (2015-2018)
| Composition and Sound Design for Adaptive Systems - University of the Arts Utrecht (2014-2015)
| Preparatory Year Music & Technology - University of the Arts Utrecht (2013-2014)
| Electronic Music Certificate - SAE Institute Amsterdam (2013)

Grants
2021 Schuurman Schimmel – van Outeren Stichting Scholarship (NL)
2020-2021 Niemeyer Foundation Scholarship (NL)
2020-2021 Institution Foundation van Renswoude Scholarship (NL)
2018-2020 Young Talent Award - Prins Bernhard Culture Fund (NL)
2018-2020 VSB-Fund Scholarship (NL)

Performances/Installations/Compositions* (selection)
26.02.2021 'Resonance and Repetition' - 52°30'37.8"N 13°22'07.7”E, Berlin (DE) | ceremony
19.09.2020 'The Charge' - The Akousmatik Bush, Berlin (DE) | performance
12.09.2020 'Castle 6' - OUTSIDEININSIDEOUT & Glory Affairs - Cross Attic, Prague (CZ) | performance
29.08.2020 'Governors of the Æther' - OUTSIDEININSIDEOUTINSIDEOUTOUTSDEIN - Torhaus Wehlen, Wehlen (DE) | performance
10.07.2020 'Governors of the Æther' - Cashmere Radio, Berlin (DE) | live broadcast
03.08.2019 'Membrane II' - Acud Macht Neu, Berlin (DE) | performance
23.12.2018 'Membrane I' - Golf Festival - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | performance
01.12.2018 w/ Bin Koh - FIBER Weekends - OT301, Amsterdam (NL) | performance
13.07.2018 w/ Bin Koh - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | performance
13.06.2018 - 15.06.2018 ‘Noema’ - Sónar+D, Barcelona (ES) | installation
19.12.2017 ‘Disruptive Silence’ w/ Bin Koh - FIBER x Sexyland, Amsterdam (NL) | performance
28.10.2017 + 29.10.2018 ‘Open Axis’ - Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven (NL) | performance
11.08.2017 - 13.08.2017 ‘Open Axis’ - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | performance
11.08.2017 - 13.08.2017 ‘Cube of Space’ - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | installation
14.07.2017 ‘Cube of Space’ - Wave Field System The Game of Life, The Hague (NL) | installation
26.05.2017 ‘Cube of Space’ - NDSM Noorderlicht, Amsterdam (NL) | installation
02.12.2016 + 03.12.2016 ‘Glimpulse’ United-C, Eindhoven (NL) | performance
25.10.2016 ‘_Interference_’ w/ Jim Brady Popcore Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven (NL) | performance
08.04.2016 ‘Glimpulse’ - Zaal 100, Amsterdam (NL) | composition
29.03.2016 ‘Glimpulse’ - ACU, Utrecht (NL) | composition
18.03.2016 + 19.03.2016 ‘Impossible Interaction’ - United-C, Eindhoven (NL) | video
10.02.2016 - 14.02.2016 ‘Impossible Interaction’ - Contemporary Art Fair, Rotterdam (NL) | video
08.02.2016 ‘Impossible Interaction’ - Het Nutshuis, The Hague (NL) | performance
06.12.2015 ‘Impossible Interaction’ - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | performance
06.12.2015 ‘Ambient Poems’ w/ Rob Fenger & Jim Brady - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | performance
06.12.2015 ‘Cycle of Things’ w/ Rob Fenger & Jim Brady - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL) | video
*more info about projects, contact vito.willems@gmail.com

Exhibitions/Residencies
tbd 4DSOUND - Spatial Sound Institute, Budapest (HU) | residency
26.08.2020 - 29.08.2020 OUTSIDEININSIDEOUTINSIDEOUTOUTSDEIN - Torhaus Wehlen, Wehlen (DE) | residency
11.08.2017 - 13.08.2017 ‘Open Axis’ - Nieuwe Vide Haarlem (NL) | solo
29.11.2016 - 03.12.2016 Seasoning - United-C, Eindhoven (NL) | residency
25.10.2016 ‘Absorbing Intermedia’ - Popcore Dutch Design Week Eindhoven (NL) | group
10.02.2016 - 14.02.2016 Nieuwe Vide - Contemporary Art Fair, Rotterdam (NL) | group
06.12.2015 ’20 years of deferred value' - Nieuwe Vide Haarlem (NL) | solo
01.11.2014 'Nieuwe Vide: On View | In Focus | Backstage' - Lichtfabriek, Haarlem (NL) | group

Writings
11.2020 ‘The Divinity of Art and the Destruction of Classification’ | Termpaper MA
11.2019 ‘Virtuality and the Superdynamical’ | Termpaper MA
03.2019 ‘Fluid Space & Trans-Physical Entities’ | Termpaper MA
06.2018 'Illusive Entities and the Individuated Reception in Hyperreal Constructions' | Final Thesis BA

Presentations
27.09.2018 Max Meetup - Ableton HQ, Berlin (DE)
06.12.2017 Sound Hackspace - Nieuwe Vide, Haarlem (NL)

Press
06.2018 Noema [2018] - Sónar+D, Online Article Gonzo (NL), Online Article Business Insider (ES)
11.2017 Interview Gonzo Magazine #142 (NL)

Collaborative Works (selection)
2020 'E06_Morning', 'E05_Exmouth', E04_Greenhouse', 'E03_Birdsong', 'E02_Dunes' - Dharma Initiatives - http://dharmainitiatives.net | Sound & FX
2020 'Fragile Ecologies' w/ Robin Koek & Tamas Marquetant - Signals Festival - Funkhaus, Berlin (DE) | installation
2019-2020 'Jaunu' - Hoera. - Flagey, Brussels (BE); Albanova Festival, Bilzen (BE)*; de Singel, Antwerpen (BE) | 8.2 spatialization, Wavefield Synthesis*
2019 'Emanate' - Yair Glotman & Mats Erlandsson - CTM Festival 2019 - MONOM, Berlin (DE) | custom light-construction
2018 'Mobile Journalism' - Post Neon - Dutch Design Week. Eindhoven (NL), Design Week, Vienna (AUT)
2018 'How it Sees Us' - Post Neon - Dutch Design Week. Eindhoven (NL), Design Week, Vienna (AUT), Art Week, Rotterdam (NL)
2018 ‘More Layers’ - James Alexandropoulos-McEwan - Muziekgebouw aan het Ij, Amsterdam (NL); Korzo, The Hague (NL) | custom light-construction

Internships & Assistance
2020 Assistance for Sergey Kasich' 'HLLWHWL' - CTM Festival 2020 - DAAD-Galerie, Berlin (DE)
2019 Assistance for Sebastián Jatz Rawicz' 'Harmonic Garden' curated by Singuhr - Meinblau Projektraum, Berlin (DE)
23.07.2018 - 31.02.2019 _ Studio Assistant at MONOM, Funkhaus - Berlin (DE)
01.11.2016 - 04.03.2017 _ Fulltime Internship at Sukandar Kartadinata - Berlin (DE)
- Assistance for Jens Brand’s ‘Tetraktys’ curated by Singuhr - Schering Stiftung, Berlin (DE)
- Assistance for Ganzfeld's 'Guerilla Spatialization Unit' - CTM Festival 2017, Berlin (DE)