Fabio Perletta (b. 1984) is a sound/installation artist and curator living and working between Roseto degli Abruzzi, Italy and Berlin, Germany. He creates immersive auditory fields which engage listeners to experience intimate and meditative states, using the sound as a vehicle for conceptual investigation and sensorial stimulation. His work shows an high attention to details, combining notions of presence, silence and focus on listening.
His work have been exhibited worldwide at festivals and art spaces including A×S / ak-sis / Festival 2014: Curiosity (Pasadena, US), BlueProject Foundation (Barcelona, ES), Museum of Modern Art — Lab3 (Medellín, CO), Kid Ailack Art Hall (Tokyo, JP), SoundFjord Gallery (London, UK), Café OTO (London, UK), O’ (Milan, IT), E-fest Cultures Numériques (La Marsa, TN), Flussi Festival (Avellino, IT), roBOt Festival (Bologna, IT), Acusmatiq Festival (Ancona, IT), Krake Festival (Berlin, DE), Auditorium Parco della Musica (Rome, IT), Raum (Bologna, IT) and many more.
Perletta’s solo and collaborative recordings are documented on LINE (US), Dragon’s Eye Recordings (US), Yugen Art (IT) and his own imprint Farmacia901. Since its establishment, the label has received critical acclaim and released works by the likes of Asmus Tietchens, Richard Chartier, Yann Novak, Nicolas Bernier, Luigi Turra, France Jobin and many more.
Since 2013, he has been co-working on the artistic research program Lux, co-curating several solo and group exhibitions and worked with artists such as James Elaine and William Basinski, Thomas Köner, Christina Vantzou, Yann Novak, Richard Chartier. He runs Mote, a Berlin-based interdisciplinary studio co-founded with Davide Luciani in 2014.
His latest collaboration with Japanese sound designer for Pioneer Haruo Okada, titled Genkai 限界, is released by the prestigious LINE imprint.