Listening Room Programme 1
Rodrigo Romero-Flores (1977) is a poet, and sound artist from Chile. He has finished a BA in Hispanic Language and Literature at the Universidad de Chile, 2004. In 2021, he finished a 6 month course in Field Recording: Soundscape Composition at Goldsmiths, University of London. Ever since, he has participated in exhibitions, festivals and collaborative works in South America, Europe and the United States. In 2022, he was awarded a grant from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland for an artistic residency in Iceland. Since 2022 he has been a commissioned artist for Queen’s Belfast University. This 2023 was released “Tides”, a live improvisation performance curated by Extreme Chill Festival.
His current research is concerned with the limits of memory from a spatio-temporal perspective, and the technological mechanisms that allow us to reactivate and re-imagine small fragments about that which is irretrievably lost.