PSN: asbestostation / Twitter asbestostation / asbesto

Born and raised in Siracusa, Italy. Living in Palazzolo Acreide.

I'm not from catania, I'm from Siracusa. I HAVE NOTHING TO DO WITH CATANIA.

Founder of Radio Cybernet (first italian streaming-only internet radio), FreakNet MediaLab (first free public Unix lab where people can have a shell account and use internet, also the first hacklab in italy), Poetry HackLab in Palazzolo Acreide, and "Museo dell'Informatica Funzionante" Computer Museum.


THINGS I DO

MUSIC MORE MUSIC HAIKUS

ART

HAIKU, for ABADIR, showcased at Triennale di Milano, 2013

BricoHaiku, generative haikus installation for Pixelache 2013, Finland
Bricolab mailing list archives, magnetic tapes, python software, custom bootable GNU/Linux distro on USB pendrive.

Radioastronomy, antenna and radio station installations in Montalbano Elicona with Aldo Cesar Faga', 2013

ORIGAMI ASTRATTI / ABSTRACT ORIGAMI, 2015

TAPE MARK 1, by Emiliano Russo, Gabriele Zaverio, Vittorio Bellanich
Tape Mark I
Reconstruction of the computer program by Nanni Balestrini, ZKM Karlsruhe, 2017

Exhibits:
with Nanni Balestrini in 2017;
Art in Motion. 100 Masterpieces with and through Media, 2018-today.

TAPE MARK 2, for Trasformatorio in Giampilieri, 2018?

WINDOW, installation (TV set, raspberry pi, software; 2020. Still a work in progress.
See it here (put it full screen!)

(work in progress)


Research

Computers and electronics since about 1976. Some weird stuff here

SOMETHING I WROTE

my shit at the dyne.org internal lab wiki
Very old stuff (in italian language, sorry).
Funny crap I found on the net.

SOME SHIT:

2600, The Hacker Quarterly
Chaos Computer Club
Electronic Frontier Foundation
% & % %
Weird photo gallery
FAQ YOU about this page

MUSIC IS THE BEST
Official Frank Zappa site
The Zappa Patio, BEST RESOURCE about Zappa Bootlegs etc
FZ Lyrics & Else - lyrics of EVERYTHING
United Mutations GREAT database about Zappa, Beefheart, musicians, friends and much more
Frank Zappa's musical language analysis

VERY OLD curriculum vitae: in italian language
ANCIENT 12b.C curriculum vitae: in english language, not updated.
I am also on linkedin if you wanna laugh


... perche' l'animo umano e' una bestia, e niente a senso. tutto e' male.

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Tibet!
Write me: asbesto(AT)gmail(DOT)com