Juan Carlos Vasquez - Kinetic Room
Juan Carlos Vasquez (born 1986 in Santiago de Cali, Colombia) is a Colombian composer and sound artist based in London, UK. Founder of Kinetic Room, Design, Music and Art Agency.
Since 2004 he has been active as a freelance composer, working for media, film, and sound design projects. He has toured extensively as a composer and performer in the United Kingdom, Italy, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina and Chile, including an acclaimed interactive installation for the Milan Furniture Fair in (Italy) – the largest fair of its kind in the world – reviewed as “one of the most eye-catching sights of the fair” by The Architects’ Journal (UK). He has collaborated with artists to present new works in different contexts, such as his participation in Olympic artist Clare Newton’s interdisciplinary work Emperors for Tea (The Savoy Hotel).
Recently earned a place in the Electronics Masters Vol 2. CD, produced by Ablaze Records, described as a place for “(...) new electronics and electroacoustic composition from some of today’s most innovative composers around the world.”