Martin Klimas photographs paint splattering to the sonic blasts of music

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Photography on Wednesday 20 November 2013

These photos by Martin Klimas are absolutely mesmerizing. Designed to visually embody the sound of music, Klimas’s splatter paint ‘sculptures’ are just as fleeting and energetic as the audio media they resemble. The paint is thrown into the air using the natural force of a speaker as the volume is turned up. Tunes from the […]

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Martin Klimas translates Kraftwerk music into photos

Alison Zavos Contributor

By Alison Zavos in New Photography on Tuesday 11 October 2011

In this series, Martin Klimas experimented with the arrangement of different colors, like a painter’s palette, on top of a speaker diaphragm, in order to translate music into vivid action imagery. Sounds from music by Paul Hindemith, Carl Orff, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Mouse on Mars, and Kraftwerk vibrated into these animated leaps of color.

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