| Leonardo/ISASTwith Arizona State University

Benjamin Skepper

Founderat contrapuntal
Focus area: AI (Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Deep Fakes), Augmented Reality, Biology, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, Neuroaesthetics, Computer Music, Electroacoustic Music, Sonification, Data Art, Science, Digital Art, New Media, Experimental Music, Fashion, Generative Practices, Generative Art, Music, Musicology, Performance Art, Theater Studies, Sound, Acoustics, Video, Film

Benjamin Skepper
Artist | Musician | Art Director
Benjamin Skepper is an internationally acclaimed Melbourne born classically trained musician, operating at the confluence of art, science, technology, fashion, modern classical and the avant-garde. He is respected as a performer, composer, art director, published scientific researcher (most recently MIT 2020), cultural advocate and qualified lawyer. He is presently a Research Fellow at the Moscow State Conservatory.
In 2008 he established creative enterprise “contrapuntal” in Tokyo, which operates globally. Clients range from Art Museums, festivals, commercial and luxury brands, fashion, TV, theatre, film and government organisations. He is commissioned for live performances, art direction for high end events, composition and large scale art installations. He has been featured in Rolling Stone Italy + Russia, AMICA, GQ Japan, L’Officiel, VICE and FORBES.
Benjamin will release his first book (in Japanese) on September 30 with Japan’s premiere publishing house, to expand on his creative ideas in the sphere of business and innovation, as Art + Culture leading the way toward a more sustainable future.

Journal Articles:
Special Section: Cairotronica

[C G A T] Epita Matrix Genetics: Toward a Visualization of Genetic Codes via “Genetic Music”