The Fluid Computer
Release Date: 03-05-2019
recording: Floris Vanhoof (2012-2018)
1/4 tape processing at William Twee studios
mastering: Christophe Albertijn
Realized with the support of the ING Public Prize of The Young Belgian Art Prize
In collaboration with Overtoon. Co-released with KRAAK.
Floris Vanhoof is a mastermind working around a hybrid form of music and visual arts.
Inspired by structural film and early electronic music he makes audiovisual installations, expanded cinema performances and music releases. Experimenting with cross-medium translation and compatibility, he questions our viewing patterns and the possibility of the new perspectives to emerge. Regardless of nostalgia, he purposively chooses analog technology, reinventing 'high-tech' and looking for ways to make old images with new media.
Each of two side-long pieces of the LP are made with DIY musical apparatus, field recordings and tape manipulation. The photobook contains a selection of 24 images printed on a lush 30cm x 30cm format.
The recordings and photographs emerge from th