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Welcome to RE:SOUND, the 8th International Conference on the Histories of Media Arts 2019 - Aalborg, Denmark. RE:SOUND is part of the Media Arts Histories conference series, bringing together leading researchers, artists, and scientists on a series of interdisciplinary topics for over 14 years.

The RE:SOUND conference will take a specific interest on the theories, practices, histories, etc., of art and technology which are focusing on, concerned with, reflecting on, including, mobilising and/or working with sound as a main component or an integral part. RE:SOUND will host four days with 10 tracks of paper sessions, panels, workshops, practice-based interventions, exhibitions, performances, poster sessions, a PhD workshop and keynotes.
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Pia van Gelder

University of New South Wales
Pia van Gelder is a researcher and artist, a PhD candidate at the University of New South Wales. Her thesis investigates the influence of esotericism on instruments in the arts of the 20th century. During her candidature, van Gelder has been a Visiting Student Researcher at Stanford, and a Visiting Graduate Researcher at UCLA. In Sydney, she is a part of the Sound, Energies and Environments research cluster in the school of Art & Design with Professor Douglas Kahn and Dr Caleb Kelly. Her recent paper “Bodies and Energy, Circuits and Sound: Rethinking and Listening to Leon Ernest Eeman’s Relaxation Circuit with A Bio-Synthesizer” was published in the Journal Of Sonic Studies, Issue 16 in 2018. Her work has been exhibited internationally and nationally at private and public galleries. In June, her work will be exhibited at the Black Mountain College Museum in Ashville USA.