Extravagant Sound Installations by Love Hultén Use Custom Synthesizers and Visualizers to Create Elaborate Audiovisual Mashups
June 23, 2022
Swedish audiovisual artist and woodworker Love Hultén is recognised for his extravagant and unconventional audio installations that fall at the intersection of audio, art, and layout. Whether or not an homage to Nintendo, Pacman, or Simone Giertz’s chattering mouths, the custom synthesizers are elaborate electronic devices with broad audio capabilities and generally, a exceptional MIDI visualizer that responds in serious-time: participate in the keyboard of “NES-SY37,” for illustration, and a rendering evocative of a vintage video clip match will show up on a little Liquid crystal display monitor. In the circumstance of “The Doodlestation,” a chord may well prompt a cartoon-like determine to vomit an countless pastel rainbow.
Visually exquisite and structurally sophisticated, Hultén’s styles just take about 10 weeks to full. He tells Colossal that he is at present operating