Dressing The Air is the brainchild of the London-based artist Paul Schütze.

In a career spanning 30 years, Schütze has exhibited his photographic and installation works in galleries and museums around the world, released over thirty albums of original recordings, scored a number of films and performed numerous concerts. He has collaborated with artists such as James Turrell, Josiah McElheny and Isaac Julien and musicians as diverse as Bill Laswell, Raoul Björkenheim, Toshinori Kondo, Lol Coxhill and Jah Wobble.

Dressing The Air is a unique open resource that aims to enrich creative thinking by encouraging a multi-sensory approach. A constantly evolving archive and creative news feed, Dressing The Air monitors and reports on a diverse range of art-forms from cinema to sculpture, painting to furniture design, land-art to perfumery.

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Oval

compact disc

1993

One of the first and arguably the most influential albums of computer glitch music. This recording has given rise to several discrete genres of music.

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We tend to expect sound produced by and with machines to be regular, precise and usually metronomic. The structures and pulses in Oval's work are unvaryingly arrhythmic. These skittering insect-like patterns now define digital sound art. They also force a mental jump from the conventions of most organised sound which came before.

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