French artist/activist Yvan Etienne is engaged in research in the field of sound art (specific site installations and concerts). As a musician, he composes and plays pieces using electronic, phonography, analog synthesizers and the hurdy-gurdy. His sound art research questions the perception and physicality of sound spaces. He has played with Phill Niblock
, Yann Gourdon, Richard Glover, Brice Jeannin, Patrice Grente, Robert Poss, Paul Panhuysen
, Marie Verry...
Yvan Etienne runs Ohcetecho
, a series of experimental music/sound art books published by Les presses du réel.