China, 1990

Hongshuo Fan 范弘硕 is a Chinese cross-disciplinary composer, new media artist and creative programmer with a PhD in Electroacoustic Composition from the University of Manchester. His work has involved various real-time interactive multimedia contents, such as acoustic instruments, live electronics, generative visuals, light and body movements. His research and creative interest focus on the fusion of traditional culture and cutting-edge technology in the form of contemporary art. His output spans chamber music, live interactive electronics, installations, and audio-visual works.

In addition, Hongshuo was the teaching assistant for the Interactive Media Technologies and Composition courses, and the postgraduate technical leader on the MANTIS System (a 56-speaker cluster) at the University of Manchester; a faculty of the Electronic Music Department at Sichuan Conservatory of Music and a member of Sichuan Key Laboratory of Digital Media Arts.