MONOCOLOR alias Marian Essl is a Vienna based audiovisual artist. He explores the interrelations between sound and image in both performance-based and installation-based works. His fully generative, algorithmically created imagery oscillates between fluid, organic textures and rigid structures. He focuses on the relation between sound, image, light and space, aiming to create highly immersive audiovisual universes. Studies of media technology and experimental media, currently studying Media Arts / Digital Arts at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.

Performed at / Exhibited at / Collaborated with
Société des arts technologiques (SAT) Montréal, sound:frame, Kunsthaus Graz, Grelle Forelle, Kunstraum Niederoesterreich, Lange Nacht der Museen, Die Angewandte (University of Applied Arts Vienna), Diagonale. Festival of Austrian Film, epizod.space, iX Symposium, Fulldome Festival Jena, Translation of Complexity, Natureboy Flako, Elektra Festival Montreal, Planetarium One Saint Petersburg, Improper Walls, Springfestival Graz, OFF Theater, MQ Museumsquartier Halle E, The Essence, Andrea Nagl, Wow! Signal Festival, brut, Moozak, Symposion Lindabrunn, Karlheinz Essl, rhiz, Orpheum Graz, Dual, #fuckreality, Dom im Berg Graz, Angewandte Festival, Playground AV Festival, Jakob Schauer, METRO Kinokulturhaus, Steinergasse 8, CREAU


Interview with Alain Brunet - iX Symposium 2019, SAT Montréal (english)