GOS Featured Artist: Gil Kuno

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Location:  24 Garfield Place (Sasaki Studio)
Website:  unsound.com
Instagram:  @gilkuno

Through experiments in the audio-visual and re-envisioning experiences common within everyday life, Gil Kuno's aim is to push people away from paradigmatic thinking. He takes a whimsical approach in subverting common perception of reality. Exaggerated perception and de-railed reality are central themes to his work. Gil received his MFA at UCLA. He has achieved recognition from Ars Electronica, Japan Media Arts Festival, Canon Digital Creators Contest,Timothy Leary (Leary.com), among others. He has collaborated with artists such as Eye Yamantaka (Boredoms,) Yoshimi (Boredoms, OOIOO,) Battles, Vincent Gallo, Ken Ishii, Tatsuya Yoshida (Ruins,) Carl Stone, Alec Empire (Atari Teenage Riot,) Steve Albini (Big Black, Shellac,) Cristian Vogel, Kasper Toeplitz, Zbigniew Karkowski, Merzbow, GX Jupitter Larsen (The Haters,) Nissennenmondai, Christian Galarreta, Joseph Hammer, Patric Catani (EC8TOR).