ultranoise [enrique tomás]

sound artist

Curriculum vitae and Contact [enrique tomás]

Enrique Tomás

Melicharstr. 1

4020 Linz


Phone: +43 664 2076 329 / +34 696 5249 15

email: warholiano@yahoo.es

website: http://www.ultranoise.es

bandcamp: http://enriquetomas.bandcamp.com

Skype: warholianomadrid



  • 2016
  • STWST X 48, Stadtwerkstatt Linz, “SDR Music”, parallel program to Ars Electronica Festival 2016, 8th-13th September
  • Art Diagonale, Museum Angerlehner Wels, “On How to Make a Robot Dance the Secret Dance of Panama Papers”, 16th July – 8th August.
  • Linz Exports, Salzamt Linz, “Permanent Expedition in Vigo”, 4th-24th May.
  • TEI Conference 2016 TU/e Eindhoven, “Our Body is the manual”, “Tangible Scores”, 15th – 17th February.
  • Art’s Birthday 2016, Eleonore Schiff Linz, 17th January (curator).
  • 2015
  • Sankt Interface, Kunstuniversität Linz, 9th December (curator).
  • Piksel Festival, Bergen. “noTours Piksel”, 18th – 20th November.
  • Festival der Regionen, Ebensee, invited by dorf TV. “360º soundscape”, 19th – 28 June
  • 2014
  • Graph-CMI, Halles de Carcassonne,  Carcassonne. “Continent Rouge”, 30th April – 18th May.
  • MARCO, Vigo. “Permenent Expedition”, 23rd July – 31st August.
  • Sonar + D Festival, Barcelona. “Tangible Scores”, 11th – 13th June
  • Ars Electronica Festival 2014, Interface Cultures Exhibition, Linz.  “Tangible Scores”, 4-9th September
  • Goethe Institut, Athens. “StadGeschichten” (soundwalk and exhibition), 18th  September – 1st October.
  • 2013
  • Locative Audio, University of Fine Arst, Valencia, Spain. 12th April.
  • A Knocking Bird, Soundwalk for the City Council of Sint-Niklaas, Belgium. June 14th-September 15th.
  • Sound Dérive, Architektur and Klang Exhibition, AFO, Linz, Austria. 2nd July – 18th October.
  • Schallmauer, Musiktheater Linz, Austria. Permanent exhibited since 14th September.
  • noTours ISS, ESC Labor at Steirischer Herbst Festival Graz, Austria. 21st September.
  • Politic Body, Museo Vela, Ligornetto, Switzerland. 22nd September – 15th December.
  • 2012
  • 1ª Bienal do Livro e da Leitura, Brasilia, Brazil. 14th to 23th April
  • De La Oscuridad Viene La Luz – Exhibition, Centro Cultural Galileo, Madrid, Spain. June 28th – 3rd September.
  • Locative Audio, NOVARS, Manchester, UK. 29th June.
  • Skálar Festival, Seydisfjördur, Iceland. 3-6 October.
  • Galerie V&V, Vienna. Salon Kinect. 6 November.
  • 2011
  • LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, “Narrativas Espaciales”, 25 Nov-27January.
  • Ny Musikk, Oslo, Endphase “Office Music”, 5-7 October.
  • Sonorous Horreum, Linz, “ultranoise”, 3-9 September.
  • Mantis Festival Manchester, “noTours Manchester”.  11th June.
  • Liwoli Linz, Austria.  noTours “Commons Walks”, 12th May – 14th May
  • KUMU Tallinn,Estonia.  noTours “White Walk”, 12th May – 30th September
  • S.M.A.K. Ghent, Belgium. “noTours Ghent”, 1st May
  • 2010
  • Galeria Ra del Rey, Madrid, Spain. “FASE”, October 15-21.
  • Ertz Festival, Spain. “NoTours AdiBera”, September 10-18.
  • Tirgu Mures Art Festival, Rumania, 1-5 September.
  • Galerie Der Stadt Traun, Traun, Austria. “Ein Nachmittag in Traun”. 5 site-specific sound art installations. June 9th – 11st July.
  • La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain. “noTours: El Ángel”. International Sound Art Exhibition “ARTe SONoro”. April 22nd – July 15th.


  • 2009

  • B.a.d. Foundation Rotterdam, Netherlands.”360º Soundscape”. 27th to 29th November 2009.
  • Galerie Strafsachenstelle, Linz, Austria. First presentation of “Peer2Peer” at the exhibition “Fantasmarama – 101 Digital Emotions” . ; since 2ndto 8th September. In collaboration with Ursula Guttmann.

  • Laboral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón. “No Tours”; since 3rd April to 29th June.

  • Galerie V+V, Vienna. “Extension Impulse Sound” (in colaboration with Ursula Guttmann); since 23th January.


  • 2008

  • Biennial of Contemporany Art of Seville. “Algorithmic Echolocation”; 18th September – 20th December.

  • Joan Miró Foundation of Mallorca. “Line Surface Noise” (in colaboration with Phillipe Chatelain); 11st October – 30th November.

  • Laboral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial, Gijón. “Life Floor”; 18th April – 22nd September.

  • Interventions in Thursday, Seville. “A sweeter city”; 6th March.

  • 2007

  • III In-sonora Festival, Madrid. “Atmosfera::Sustrato_Ruido, Six Noise Interventions”; 16th – 22nd October.

  • 2006

  • Medialab Madrid, “Experimental Music Instruments”; November.

  • Ars Electronica Festival 2006, Linz. “Experimental Music Instruments”; September.

  • Observatori Festival 2006, Valencia. “Algorithmic Echolocation”; May.


  • 2005

  • Node d’art i pensament, Alella. “Mousaic Alella”; November.

  • Ars Electronica 2005, Linz. “Algorithmic Echolocation”; September.

  • Sonar Festival 2005, Barcelona. “Algorithmic Echolocation”; June.



  • 2016
  • Verkadefabriek Den Bosch, November Music Festival, “Bagatelles”, 13th November.
  • IRCAM, Centre Pompidou Paris, “Tangible Scores”, 22nd September.
  • Ars Electronica Festival 2016, STWST Main Deck, “SDR Music”, 10th September.
  • Linz Fest, Salzamt Linz, “SDR Music”, 14th May.
  • MEM Festival, Sala Sarean Bilbao, 16th March.
  • MEMPHIS Linz, Musikkapelle Interface Culture, 25th January.
  • Stadwerkstatt-Eleonore Schiff, Art’s Birthday, 14th January.
  • 2015
  • Ars Electronica Festival, Linz. “Sense of Place”, 7th September
  • Unmade Displays, Udine. “VJdada”, 20th March.
  • Muziekgebouw Amsterdam, “Bagatelles”, 22nd and 23rd January
  • Villa K, Stichting Centrum The Hague, 21st January
  • Lantaren Vernster Rotterdam, “Bagatelles”, 18th January
  • 2014
  • Noise Cocktail, Dokapi – Kunstuniversität Linz, “Ultranoise”, 20th March.
  • Sonar Festival + D, Barcelona, “Tangible Scores Showcase”, 12th June.
  • Cidade da Cultura – Atardeceres no Gaiás, Santiago de Compostela, “Ultranoise”, 24th July.
  • Festival SinSal, Isla San Simón, Pontevedra (Spain), “MidiMarschMusik-Kapelle”, 27th July.
  • Fundacion Eugenio Granell, Santiago de Compostela, “Sense of Place”, 29th July.
  • New Interfaces for Musical Expression Conference, Goldsmiths Univ London, “Tangible Scores”, 3d July.
  • Ars Electronica Festival, Interface Culture Events, Linz,  “Tangible Scores”, 6th September.
  • International Computer Music Conference 2014, National Bank of Greece Building – Athens. “Tangible Scores”, 15th September.
  • 2013
  • Alte Schmiede Wien, “Sense of Place”, 15th January.
  • Lentos Museum Linz, “Solo” (dance), 29th April.
  • IEM Graz, Linux Audio Conference. “Endphase 20”, 8th May.
  • IEM Graz, Open Cube, “your instrument is the score”, 20th June.
  • AFO Linz, “Sense of Place”, 9th July.
  • Open Vienna Festival, “Ultranoise”, 31st October.
  • Nomadenetappe, Linz, “Blut Orgel”, 13th December
  • 2012
  • Festival InterAcciona, San Luis de Potosí, Mexico. Endphase 18.3, Mixed Cities. 26th January.
  • Niños Consentidos, Barcelona, Spain. Ultranoise. 28th February.
  • Kunst Universität Linz, Austria. Ultranoise at Mehr Kanal, 12th March.
  • CICUS Sevilla, Spain. “4haikus “, 19th March.
  • NOVARS Manchester, UK, noTours, 29th June.
  • Skálar Sound Art Festival, Seydisfjördur, Iceland. 6th October.
  • Tabak Fabrik Linz, Austria. “The Wrong Answer”. 8th October.
  • ARGE Kultur Salzburg, Tanz Festival. 19th and 20th October.
  • Galerie V&V, Vienna. “Salon Kinect”. 3rd November.
  • Kosmos Theater Vienna, Kosmos Festival. 22 November.
  • CUBE IEM Graz. “Open Enrique Tomás”. 18th December.
  • 2011
  • Kiblix Festival, Maribor. “Ultranoise”. 20th November.
  • Ny Musikk, Oslo. “Endphase – Office Music”, 7 October.
  • Laboratorio Intr:Muros, Sevilla. “Ultranoise”, 17 September.
  • KAPU Linz, Soundscapes. “Ultranoise”, 3 September.
  • Festival Sinkro Vitoria, Endphase 18., 12th March.
  • Fundación Phonos Barcelona, VJ-Dada, 22nd March.
  • 2010

  • Planetarium Artis Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 20th.
  • Extrapool, Nijmegen The Netherlands, October 20th.
  • Festival Ertz, Arteleku, Spain. “Ultranoise”, September 14th.
  • StadtWerkStatt Linz, Ultranoise@ Final Show Labor Für Elektroakustische Musik und Neue Medien Linz. June 30th.
  • 2009
  • La Mirada Sonora Festival, Seville, Spain. Digital live audio performance on film Rhytmus 21 by Hans Richter.
  • Brauhaus Linz, Austria. A project for the European Capital of Culture 2009. Two compositions for live electronics and Traditional Music from Austria. “Jodln” and “Maul-und-Trommelseuche”. 18th September 2009.
  • 6th  Sound and Music Computing Conference (SMC2009), Endphase 16 Curated by Pauline Oliveros. Casa da Musica, Porto 23rd July.
  • Centro Cultural Galileo, Madrid. Endphase with Neopercusión, Coro Galileo and Dirty Moustache, 24th June.
  • Festival de Las Artes de Castilla y León, Casa de Las Conchas de Salamanca, Endphase 15, 31st May.
  • KunstUni Linz, Stelldich Project, Linz, Austria. Ultranoise DJ Set; 2 May.
  • Fasching Parade Linz, Austria. Ultranoise with Wilcox and Proske; 7th February.
  • Church San Luis de Los Franceses, Sevilla. “Ultranoise”; 17th January


  • 2008

  • Off Limits Space, Madrid. “Endphase 15”; 23th November.

  • Futurelab New Building, Linz. “Ultranoise”; 14th November.

  • UCM Fine Arts Faculty Madrid. “Atmosfera::Sustrato Ruido – Stairs Concert”; 26th June.

  • Off Limits Space, Madrid. “Endphase 14”; 14th June.

  • El Perro Club, Madrid. “Ultranoise”; 29th May.

  • Cruce Gallery, Madrid. “Endphase 13”; 1st April.


  • 2007

  • El Pelicano, Seville. “Ultranoise”; 7th December.

  • El Patio Maravillas, Madrid. “Ultranoise”; 9th September.

  • Dorkbot Mexico, Mexico DF. “Ultranoise”; 4th August.

  • Arte Sons Festival, Lugo. “Ultranoise”; 14th April.

  • Linux Audio Conference, TU Berlin, “RecursiveDog – From Resistors to Samples”; 25th March.

  • Instituto Cervantes, Berlin. “RecursiveDog – Libre Sound”; 23th March.


  • 2006

  • Piksel Festival, Bergen. “EMI”; 14th October.

  • II In-Sonora Festival, Madrid. “Ultranoise”; 2nd October.

  • Ars Electronica Festival 2006, Linz. “EMI”; 7th September.

  • Roter Krebs, Linz. “Ultranoise”; 5th September.

  • Interactivos? Live, Radar Club, Madrid. “Ultranoise”; 21st May.

  • La Casa de Los Jacintos, Madrid.”Interactive Music Systems”; 8th May.

  • Koko Teatteri, Helsinki. “EMI”; 12nd March.


  • 2005

  • EMI Home, Malmoe. “EMI premier”; 17th December.

  • Dorkbot Madrid. “Enrique Tomás – An Interactive Instrument”; 25th October.


  • 2016
  • CTM 2016, ENCAC Audiovisual Network, Production Scholarship.
  • 2015
  • Stipendium PhD Dissertation Finalization, Akademie der Kunste Wien & Kunstuniversität Linz.
  • 2013
  • Cannes Media & TV Awards for Best Music, “Linz Textil” by director Antonin Pevny.
  • Production Grant  at Telefónica 14th Vida Prize.
  • 2012
  • Stipendium (Scholarship) of the University of Arts in Linz for elaboration of PhD studies (3 years)
  • 2011

  • “Cities@Manchester” for the production with NOVARS of audiowalks in Manchester city center.
  • Premio a la Innovación en Arte y Tecnología – CICUS – Universidad de Sevilla.
  • 2009
  • Ayudas a la Movilidad de Creadores, Matadero de Madrid, Spain. Project Digital Graffiti in colaboration with Ars Electronica Futurelab, Johannes Kepler University Linz and Siemens Corporation in Munich.
  • Beca de producción Audiovisual y Musical para Jóvenes Creadores, Instituto Universitario del Audiovisual de la Universidad Pompeu Fabra y  Fundación Phonos. Project Vj-Dada


  • 2016
  • University of Sussex, Digital Humanities Lab, 26th October.
  • IRCAM, Centre Pompidou Paris, New Notations Symposium, 22nd-23rd September.
  • TENOR International Conference Cambridge, 30th May.
  • Politics of the Interface International Conference, Barcelona, 28th April.
  • Basque Country University of Art, Bilbao, 17th March.
  • TEI International Conference, Eindhoven, 17th February.
  • Centro Katarina Gurska, Madrid. Interactive Music Instruments, 9th – 10th January.
  • 2015
  • Dutch Flamenco Biennial, Flamenco Dance Workshop with Juan Carlos Lérida.
  • Centro Katarina Gurska, Madrid. Interactive Music Instruments, 10th – 11th January.
  • 2014
  • ICMC +SMC International Conference, Athens, 24th October.
  • NIME International Conference, London, 3rd July.
  • Centro Katarina Gurska, Madrid. Interactive Music Instruments, 12th April.
  • 2013
  • ELAK Wien, Geolocated Music. 25th April.
  • Open Vienna Festival, Music Instruments with Raspberry PI, 31st October.
  • 2012
  • Aula de Músicas, Madrid, Spain. Introduction to interfaces for musical expression, 14th January.
  • Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, UK. noTours. 6th to 8th February.
  • Hangar Barcelona,  Spain. noTours. 29th Feb to 2nd March.
  • University of Southampton, UK. noTours. 15th to 19th May.
  • Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, UK. noTours. 1st June.
  • ESC Labor Graz, Austria. noTours, 14th and 15th June.
  • University of Arts Tampere. noTours. 20-22 September.
  • Skálar Sound Art Festival, Seydisfjördur, Iceland. noTours. 5th October.
  • University of Arts Linz. Interface Technologies I. All the first Semester.
  • IEM Graz. “Geolocated Composition”. 1oth December.
  • 2011
  • NOVARS Research Center, Manchester. noTours. 1st December.
  • Kiblix Festival, Maribor. noTours. 21st November.
  • National Library of Brasil, Brasilia. Geolocated Sound Art, 9 & 10 October.
  • Academy of Fine Arts Athens. noTours and Geolocated Sound Art, 5 July.
  • WORM, Rotterdam, 3-4 June.
  • NOVARS, University of Manchester, 18th May.
  • Sound likes Mobility Conference, University Anglia Ruskin of Cambridge, 17th May.
  • 2010

  • OpenLab Seville, Spain. Artgeneering, November 11-13th.
  • Labor Für Elektroakustische Musik und Neue Medien Linz, Computer Music Course. January – June 2010
  • Labor Für Elektroakustische Musik und Neue Medien Linz, Programming for Artists Coure, March 2010.
  • 2009
  • Festival Territorios Digitales, Seville, Spain. Instrumentos Musicales Digitales, 5th June.
  • 2008
  • Escenica, Seville. “Experimental Controllers for Stage”. 24Th – 29th November.

  • CDMC Reina Sofia Museum Madrid. “Experimental Music Controllers with Endphase”; 18th – 19th November.

  • UCM Fine Arts Faculty Madrid. “Experimental Music Controllers”; 25th May.

  • Laboral, Gijón. “Programming Art Code”; February.

  • UCM Fine Arts Faculty Madrid. “Experimental Music Instruments with Pd and Arduino”; 18th January.

  • 2007

  • CDMC Reina Sofia Museum Madrid. “Experimental Music Controllers with Pd and Arduino”; 4th December.

  • Escenica, Sevilla. “Interfaces for Musical Expression with Pd and Arduino”; 19th – 24th Novermber.

  • Cultural Center of Spain in Mexico, Mexico DF. “Interfaces for Musical Expression with Pd and Arduino”. August.

  • UCLM Faculty of Fine Arts, Cuenca. “Interactive Art Installations Design”. May.

  • Linux Audio Conference 2007, TU Berlin. “From Resistors to Samples”; 22nd – 25th March.

  • Medialab Madrid, “Openlab: From Resistors to Samples”; March – May.

  • 2006

  • Medialab Madrid. “Programming Art Code”; 4th – 8th December.

  • Medialab Madrid. “Electronic Musical Instruments Design with Pure Data and Arduino”; 20th – 25th November.

  • UCLM Faculty of Fine Arts, Cuenca. “Electronic Musical Instruments Design with Pure Data and Arduino”; 13th – 14th November.

  • La Noche en Blanco, Madrid. “EMI – Experimental Music Instruments”; 22nd September.

  • Ars Electronica Festival 2006, Linz. “EMI – Experimental Music Instruments”; 2nd – 7th September.

  • Master in Art and New Technologies UEM, Madrid. “Interaction Design”; June.

  • Master in Art and New Technologies UEM, Madrid. “Interactive Sound”; April.

  • Medialab Madrid. “Nicola Tesla, Science and Fiction”; 2nd February.

  • Medialab Helsinki. “EMI – Experimental Music Instruments”. March.

  • 2005

  • CDMC Reina Sofia Museum Madrid. “Algorithmic Echolocation Sonification”; 2th July.


  • 2016
  • University of Sussex, Digital Humanities Lab, 23rd-30th October.
  • STSWT Linz, Eleonore Schiff, 2nd-9th September
  • Art Diagonale, Traun. 7th.16th July.
  • 2014
  • MARCO, Vigo, 15th-30 July.
  • La Chartreuse, Avignon. 1st – 25th March.
  • 2011
  • Skálar Sound Art Center, Seydisfjördur, Iceland. 27th Sept. – 10th October
  • 2011
  • LABoral Centro de Arte y Creación Industrial. 17 October – 8 November.
  • 2009
  • B.a.d. Foundation Rotterdam. 1st October to 15th December 2009.


  • 2013
  • Exhibition “Metaphors”. Nomadenetappe, Linz, Austria. February 2013.
  • 2011
  • Soundscapes Electronic Music Program at Kapu Linz.
  • 2008

  • Dorkbot Madrid

  • 2007

  • Dorkbot Madrid

  • Festival Sonar 2007, Sonar a la Carta. Redes Aurales. Selection of online sound projects as part of mediateletipos.net

  • Festival Arte Sons, Lugo.



  • 1999-2004

    MSc. Telecomunications Engineering; Signals and Systems Department – Real Time Signal Processing Group. Universidad Politecnica de Madrid.

  • since 2012

    PhD. Candidate in Electronic Music Instruments Design and Composition at the Kunstuniversität Linz (Austria)


  • June 2003- September 2005

    Two Years of Classical Music Composition, Conservatorio Superior de Música de Madrid

  • 1994-2002

    Classical Guitar Degree, Conservatorio Profesional de Música Amaniel de Madrid.



  • March – July 2015

    Free Associated Teacher at the Graphic Design Department of the Universität für Angewandte Kunst in Vienna.

  • Since September 2012.

    Free Associated Teacher at the Interface Culture Department of the Kunstuniversität Linz.

  • August 2008 – October 2009

    Futurelab Ars Electronica, Computer Music installations for new Vienna’s Airport Terminal.

  • November 2007 – July 2008

    Robotics Lab UC3M Univ, Research Fellowship in Robot – Human Interaction.

  • Since April 2007

    Faculty of Fine Arts Cuenca, Independent Researcher in Evolutive and Dynamic Interfaces.

  • January 2007 – November 2007

    Intermediae, Madrid Council. Technical Assistant for digital art works and events production.

  • November 2005 – November 2007

    Medialab Madrid, Madrid Council. Technical Assistant for digital art works and events production. Responsible of AVLAB (Audio and Video Lab).

  • October 2004 – January 2006

    Navy Research Center of Spain. Researcher in Simulation of Infrared Maritime Scenes.

  • September 2003 – September 2004

    Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas. Researcher in real time speech signal for my Final Degree Project.

  • February 2003 – June 2003

    Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Technical Assistant at the Electronic Systems Lab.



  • English: fluent when writing, reading and speaking

  • Spanish: Mother Language

  • German: capable of writing, reading and speaking with some improvement.

  • French, Italian and Portuguese: basic knowledge.

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