Alva Noto Quotes, Sayings, Remarks, Thoughts and Speeches

Alva Noto Quotes and Sayings

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    Every individual decision is nothing but coincidence, every artistic decision is coincidence. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    I always try hard to arrange all media in a way so that it expresses what I want - this is not limited to one medium alone and varies from case to case. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    I made a lot of different experiments with tapes at that time, until I finally realized around 1995, that sound is an interesting subject for me. Ever since then sound got more and more integrated into my art works, musically as well as physically. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    I try to keep a balance between conceptional or intellectual comprehension and emotional understanding. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    I usually create sounds and have different generators running over it. You know you can open a word-file as a picture or the other way round. I do the same with sounds. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    It is important for me that a certain depth and variety of both exist next to each other. I am very careful not to sacrifice the one for the other. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    It is such a complex matter we live within, it is impossible to track logic and decision making really, so therefore each choice can actually only be seen as coincidence. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    One often thinks that using 2 different things like visual and sound lead to 2 different conclusions - to a different content - but in in my case it is all one. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    Some things can be perfectly expressed by sound alone and images would only be disturbing. Other times, sound would be possible, but visuals are much stronger and closer to what I want to express and then again, they sometimes overlap perfectly. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    Starting off, all options are always open, but as soon as you choose something, you inevitably limit yourself. If you go for B, A is out. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    The subject of my work has a lot to do with general, artistic matters, questions like: What is creativity? Where do we come from? What are our motors? What is coincidence? What is logic? Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    There is always room for coincidence. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    When I define polarities in my work, I actually create the space between things. I point to the question I am actually interested in, without naming it. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF
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    You cannot always make such big exhibitions, because they consume too much time and energy. Alva Noto | Refcard PDF






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