Gerard Lebik


Gerard Lebik – sound artist, improviser/composer, performer/saxophonist. Founder and artistic director of the Sanatorium of Sound Festival in Sokołowsko/Poland. Lebik works with experimental, improvised, and intermedia music and explores heterogeneous sources and research methods of sound, focused on issues such as the perception and propagation of sound waves, time disorder, psychoacoustic, or sound relation with architecture and urban context. His outputs, installations, and sound interventions in public spaces are based on white noise, sine waves, feedback, binaural and multi-channel sound. As a performer he is active in the field of free improvisation music, playing the saxophone and electronics. He graduated from the Academy of Music in Wroclaw.

Appeared on: TPAM (Yokohama, JP), Rewire (Hague, NL), CTM (Berlin, DE), TodaysArt Festival (Hague, NL), MONOM (Berlin, DE), Biennale (Zagreb, HU), Tokyo Jazz (Tokyo, JP), Umbrella (Chicago, US), Experimental Intermedia (New York, US), Bienalle Wro (Wrocław, PL), Kunsthalle (Basel, CH), SuperDeluxe (Tokyo, JP), Fylkingen (Stockholm, SE), cave12 (Genève, CH), Konfrontationen (Nickelsdorf, AT), hcmf (Huddersfield, UK), Mem (Bilbao, SP).

Collaborated and performed with: Keith Rowe, Phil Minton, Ryoko Akama, Burkhard Beins, Paul Lovens, David Maranha, Peter Rehberg, Jérôme Noetinger, Zbigniew Karkowski, Kasper T. Toeplitz, Noid, Lucio Capece, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Aleksandra Słyż, Judith Hamann and many others.


The Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners / Conductor: Luciano Chessa
Gerard Lebik - concert
The Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners - concert
The Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners | exhibition + lecture by Luciano Chessa
Department of Sound Katowice – multiple channel soundsystem, pieces presented by festival artists – Gerard Lebik
Release premieres
Opening of the festival: Bożenna Biskupska, Zuzanna Fogtt, Gerard Lebik, Bjørnar Habbestad
The Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners - conductor Luciano Chessa - Mariam Gviniashvili, Aleksandra Słyż/Gerard Lebik - premiere/festival commission
Opening concert – The Orchestra of Futurist Noise Intoners – conductor Luciano Chessa – premiere of John Hegre’s composition
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Sanatorium of Sound 9
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