Tutor Composition & Sound Art
Born in 1948 in Bremen. Christina Kubisch has studied painting, composition and electronic music in Hamburg, Graz/Austria, Zurich and Milan. Her work includes sound installations, sound sculptures, video and performance as well as electroacoustic compositions and audio works for radio. Since 1974 her work has been presented internationally at festivals, museums and other places.
Kubisch belongs to the first generation of sound artists. She has artistically developed multiple techniques based on electromagnetic induction, solar energy and special light systems. Her work, which is mostly site specific, often includes the participation of the public.
She has been a professor for sound art in Paris, Berlin, Saarbrücken/Germany, Vienna and Oxford. Since 1997 she is a member of the Akademie der Künste Berlin. She has received many international awards, grants and residencies. Since 1975 numerous releases with Cramps Records, Edition RZ, ampersand, SEMISHIGURE, Die Schachtel, Olof Bright, Important Records, Gruenrekorder, among others