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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation designer / dj
Location Berlin, Deutschland, Germany
Introduction www.optikom.com www.myspace.com/optikom
Interests overtones, magical realism, speculative fiction, Anthropology, Archaeology, pre-history, critical theory, martial arts, health, determinism, chaos, fashion, environmental disasters, riots, birds
Favorite Movies Chris Marker: San Soleil, Andre Tarkovsky: Stalker, Carl Dreyer: The Passion of Joan of Arc, Werner Herzog: Stroszek, Abbas Kiarostami: Ten, Apichatpong Weerasethakul: Sud Pralad (Tropical Malady), Hayao Miyazaki: Princess Mononoke, Jan Kounen: Dobermann, Takashi Miike: Chûgoku no chôjin (The Bird People of China), Gillo Pontecorvo: La Battaglia di Algeri (The Battle of Algiers), Mikhail Kalatozov: Soy Cuba (I Am Cuba), Wong Kar Wei: In the Mood for Love, Mike Judge: Office Space, David Lynch: Mulholland Drive, Marc Caro / Jean-Pierre Jeunet: Cité des enfants perdus, La (The CIty of Lost Children), Miranda July: Me and You and Everyone We Know.
Favorite Music Brenda Fassie, Geeneus, Amjad Ali Khan, Zola, Gerard Grisey, Oxbow, Shakleton, AMM, Mpongo Love, Sugar Minott, Wayan Lotring, Buraka Som Systema, Alvin Lucier, Sandy Bull, Einsturzende Neubauten, Taku Sugimoto, Deadbeat, Otomo Yoshihide, Dr. Duda, Pauline Oliveros, Neu!, John Fahey, Burial, Faust, Haydn, Shivkumar Sharma, Manya, Stephen Vitiello, Cheb Khaled, Phil Niblock, Jose Luis, , Jim O'Rourke, Professor Jay, I Wayne, Giacinto Scelsi, Anthony Braxton, Beenie Man, Loop, Nurse With Wound, PIL, Frances-Marie Uitti, Tape, Arvo Part, Patti Smith, Senking, Caetano Veloso, Kano, Robbie Basho, Scorn, Stephen Matheiu, Warne Marsh, Oren Ambarchi, Chrome, Bismillah Khan, M'bilia Bell, Morton Feldman, Flora Molton, The Slits, Wiley, Ornette Coleman, Gopal Krishan, Jan Jelinek, Mahmoud Ahmed, Jack Rose, Marvellous Mavusana, Wire, Thomas Koner, Bauhaus, Steve Roden, Calle 13, Charles Mingus, Wu-Tang, Kraftwerk, Coil, Eric B & Rakim, Joy Division, Nusrat Fateh Ali Kahn, Rod Poole, Robag Wruhme, Caesaria Evora, La Monte Young, Scuba, ESG, Horace Andy, Cham, Scott Walker, Masada (Zorn), Suicide, Charles Mingus, Rhythm & Sound, Toru Takemitsu, Morgan Heritage, SUNN O))), Wolfgang Fuchs, Steve Lacy, Cheb Mami, Mitchel Akiyama, Slayer, Nick Drake, 2562, Satya Dev Pawar, Ryoji Ikeda, Mob Deep, Shuttle 358, Lady Soverign, Evan Parker, DJ Cleo, Can, Joe McPhee, Toru Takemitsu, Lee Konitz, Georgi Ligetti, Devendra Banhart, The Smiths, Hard House Banton, Showbiz & AG, Dumitrescu, UGK, Thomas Dorsey, Melvins, Thelonius Monk, Klaus Schultz, Alice Coltrane, Franz Schubert, Sizzla, Hisato Higuchi, Slayer, Horatio Radelescu, Eric Dolphy, Suicide, Asmus Teitchens, Elephant Man, Lady Soverign, Thomas Brinkmann, Brian Eno, Lee Perry, Luciano Berio, Terry Riley, Alva Noto, Gal Costa, Pan Sonic, Dr Zeus, Cheb Khaled, Ø, Kit Clayton, DAF
Favorite Books Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Italo Calvino, Jorge Luis Borges, Salmon Rushdie, Cormac McCarthy, Phillip K Dick, J.G. Ballard, Jarred Diamond, Michel Foucault, Jacques Derrida, Slavoj Žižek, Jawdorosky, Alan Moore, etc.