Warm and soft the shadows sink into the deepening void,silhouetted by wanderingfingertips.


Alessandra Leone, sometime on stage under the alias aikia, is a video artist producing  live visuals, motion graphics, animation and generative art.

as a trained (motion) graphics designer and self taught programmer,
highly fascinated by perception, consciousness and reality,
uses abstraction to represent their complexity and ,
at the intersection of Art and Science,
draws the connections between sight, sound, vibrations and physical reality.

her meticulously planned works resound and resonate
with images culled from the fantastical realm of imagination,
translated into highly contrasted pulses and cuts
to reach and hit the visual cortex.

motion graphics animator and editor.
after effects teacher.
circuit bending and DIY analog video synths fanatic.

founder together with Akkamiau and Hen Lovely Bird of StratoFyzika performing group.
StratoFyzika researches audio, visuals, interactive technologies and dance
in an interdisciplinary way to achieve an aesthetic and sensorial experience where numbers, frequencies and bodies
merge into a final equation on stage.

have been the second half of open*cluster (vjing duo).
Open*cluster is the fundamental building block of two merging entities.
Open*cluster shapes and destroys the light beam and leaves its imprint in the morphological and kinematic structure of its surrounding.
Open*cluster is an unstable chemical/visual/auditive reaction. Its thermodynamic equilibrium will persist indefinitely unless the system is changed.

Cargo Collective, Inc. Los Angeles, Calif.