Marcos Kuzka

Brazil

Marcos Cunha, known as “Kuzka” is a musician, composer and video maker. He collaborates with various artists playing diverse instruments and adds pre-recorded samplers which approximate the acoustic sound of electronica. In the last 15 years, he has composed music for feature-length as well as short films as well as TV series. Kuzka is also a Director of video art, in which he explores the use of sound from the perspective of the moving image. He has participated in concerts with the singers Fernanda Abreu, Paula Morelenbaum, Marina Lima and Adriana Calcanhotto, with whom he did a tour of the album Adriana Partimpim, winner of the Ltin Grammy in 2006. In 2009, he was a nominee for the Latin Grammy for best sound engineer on the record “Telecoteco” by Paula Morenlenbaum, on which he was also a producer. He released four records, “Fábio Fabuloso” and “Pasti” (sound trails), the record “&” in collaboration with the composer Antônio Saraiva and “Banquete das cabeças”, a reinterpretation of the classic first recording by Secos e Molhados. He has completed more than 20 musical projects for cinema, among them: “Fábio Fabuloso”, winner of the award for best documentary at the Festival do Rio and at the International Festival of Cinema of São Paulo, and ”só dez por cento é mentira” winner of the Paulínia Festival and the Fest Cine Goiânia. In 2013, he directed his first video art exhibition at Bikini in NYC, in partnership with Raul Mourão. He also participated in the collective ADIV in the Atelier of the Image and at DOTMOV, at the Bhering factory, with the video “os horizontes se encontram no infinito”, both in 2016, in Rio de Janeiro.

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Marcos Kuzka