10 CD-Box and 44 page booklet with contributions by Rayya Badran, Robin Mackay and Reza Negarestani.
and Miguel Prado met in A Coruña in 2007 and since then have shared
their long running interest in voice within the context of improvisation
and noise. Since 2011 they have developed the project of Evacuation of
the Voice (EOTV) which includes Mattin's LP "Object of Thought" and
Miguel Prado's text "Geotraumatic Evacuation of the Voice“.
The urge for the "evacuation of the voice” appears from its
inseparability from the dismantling of the face, identified as the
vehicle for the representation of the "I” in capitalism. The artists
proposed ten sessions of one hour each
where they performatively evacuated the voice from their
bodies, resorting to a process "subjective depersonalization”. The
distancing form the thinking with the refusal of generic aesthetic
idioms emerges as strategy to try to "understand our psychological,
physiological and neurobiological conditions from an outsider’s
The recordings of the 10 sessions are now published together
with theoretical reflections by the artists, thinkers and philosophers
as contributions for the necessary analyses of the results.