Photo: Akam Shex Hady
Hardi Kurda هەردی کوردە is a composer, sound artist, improviser, researcher and curator. He works with classical acoustic and electronic music, radio and found scores, and develops pieces in which music interacts with different art forms in art spaces to create new listening experiences. He composed 24/7 Everywhere for the Listening Biennial Slemani, part of the Global Listening Biennial collaboration with SPACE21, in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, where he is a founder and curator for sound art and experimental music. He is a scholarship holder at the Radio Art Residency in Halle (DE), where he created two experimental radio performances based on his illegal journey to Europe which revolve around the construction of legality.