The ICST regularly invites composers and artists for residencies at the Computer Music Studio. The studio hosts every year's winner of the Bourges International Competition/category "Residencies" (18 upon 25 years) as well; it offers cutting-edge technology, one-on-one assistance and contact with ICST staff. The duration of each residency is decided on a project-by-project basis and can be up to three weeks.





23 to 04/25/2014 - Residence  at the "Institute for Computer Music and Audio Technology" in Zurich - Switzerland

Mario MARY
is a Doctor of "Aesthetic, Science and Technology of Arts" (University Paris VIII), actually he teaches "Electroacoustic Composition" at Prince Rainier III Music Academy of Monaco, and is the artistic director of Monaco Electroacoustique - Electroacoustic Music International Encounter.
Between 1996 and 2010, he teaches at the University Paris VIII and is the artistic director of the Computer Music Series of Concerts
Mario Mary begins his musical studies in Argentine, where he's graduated as Composition Professor at the National University of La Plata. Simultaneously, he studied Orchestral Conducting and Computer Music. Since 1992 he has continued his studies in Paris, at GRM, National Conservatory of Music, IRCAM and University Paris VIII. He worked as a composer in research at the IRCAM, where he realised "AudioSculpt Cross-Synthesis Handbook" in 1995, and "Control editors" (interfaces Open Music for AudioSculpt) in 2003.His aesthetic interests are directed toward the creation of music whose search generates emergent signs of the new century aesthetic tendencies. Since he was fifteen years old, he has been developing the technique of Electroacoustic Orchestration and the concept of Polyphony of the Space. Recently, he has begun to incorporate in his musical work experimental video images devised by him. His works are played in many different contemporary international music exhibitions.