fixed medium (2019)
As the title suggests, several different types of sound material coexist in the piece, recorded in various environments and settings, forming rich musical textures and layers of diaphanous ambience. We can think of the piece as a two-part composition that explores the relationship between sound masses and movement in space.
Mariam Gviniashvili is an Oslo-based composer and sound artist originally from the country of Georgia. Her current focus is on multichannel electronics and investigating the role of spatiality in composition. Her artistic practice extends to audiovisual and interactive sound-art works, live improvisation as well as collaboration with performers.