VIDEO: filmpoems, screendance, ambient video

credit: Daryl Feehely

credit: ISSTA

Emergence System


ISSTA 2019: Perform!, CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay, Cork, Ireland. 1 November 2019.

MMPT Live Night, Pharmacia, Limerick, Ireland. 3 April 2019.


Ed Devane builds his own audio devices, from string instruments, to pickups, to custom-made amps. With an unlikely suitcase of circuits he creates banging techno beats that sometimes collapse into chaos. Robin Parmar provides visuals using a live camera feeding Wolfscope, custom software based on analogue processes such as video feedback.

Listen to part of the ISSTA 2019 performance here:

Video example here, so you can play the two together!

There is now a dedicated website for Emergence System.