Francis Dhomont & Inés Wickmann


Francis Dhomont

French and Canadian composer, was born in Paris, 1926.
Convinced of the originality of acousmatic art, his production is, since 1960, exclusively made of tape works. Doc Honoris causa at University of Montreal where he was teaching Electroacoustic Composition from 1980 to 1996. During 26 years, he shared his activity between France and Quebec. 1997, a guest of the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD) Berlin. Grand Prix GigaHetz 2013, Qwartz Music Awards 2012. Prix “Ars electronica 1992”, “Magisterium” Bourges 1988. Many works selected for the “World Music Days”, and ICMC. He is now living in Avignon, France, and pursues an international career.

Inés Wickmann

Inés Wickmann was born in Bogota, Colombia. She graduated from Universidad Javierana with a BA in Interior Design and a BA in Plastic Arts at Universidad Nacional, Bogota. Later on, Inés earned a Master in Visual Arts and New Media at the University of Quebec (UQAM), Canada. While in Colombia, she studied music and created the program « Sonidos contemporaneos » for the Universidad Nacional radio station. Her production started with paintings and evolved towards tridimentional objects, installations and video. She has participated in numerous individual and collective international expositions. Her videos have been displayed at various festivals. Inés currently lives and works in Avignon, France.