Publisher / Designer / Manufacturier / Web Master
Radical Matters - Editions/Label (aka RM-ED/L) is an independent publishing house / records label directed by Sandro Gronchi (aka SG): focused on a transgressive design of ideas, objects and media communication. The publishing line is characterized by limited collectable editions, designed and manufactured by hand, by SG, one by one. A publisher of unconventional Concept Albums, Sound Objects and Artist’s Multiple. RM initials, or RMEDL, or RM-ED/L, often designed with differents and contestual logotypes, are also a publishing mark that signs some conceptual design releases created by SG.
Epistemology: RM-ED/L is originally inspired to the Arts and Craft scene and to the constructivistic settings of the Bauhaus movement. Moving in the environment of the international counterculture connecting to the networking circuits of independent productions with a strong epistemologic commitment in the praxis of the Radical Constructivism, and the study of the phenomenology of perception, and the philosophical esoteric disciplines of the Western Hermetic Tradition.
RADICAL MATTERS – EDITIONS / LABEL | General Menaging, Curating, Concept Design, Manufacture and Executive Artistic Director: Sandro Gronchi
RADICAL MATTERS – EDITIONS / LABEL | META-SOUND
Meta-Curatorial Practices Platform
RM-ED/L | META-SOUND is a brend new inner organization of RM/ED/L, constituted for the experimentation of conceptual/projectual methodologies for the production, communication and development of contemporary art events connected to the art of listening/sound art, through the construction of meta-curatorial artistic practices focused on extreme,transgressive, unorthodox, experimental and avantgardistic music researches, linked to many fields of human expressions and media art involved in new kinds of languages and settings of the communication.
VISION / STATEMENT: is a freelancer based startup organisation conceived as a meta-curatorial platform that deals in design of independent ways of practice of curating, based on the development of conceptual sound art researches, environmental music, audio-visual installations and extra-acoustic experiences, close to visual and performing arts, joined to unconventional and "extended" techniques of production for multidisciplinary projects, conceived as special programmatic events and collectable art editions (catalogued as RMMSS#), to promote cultural acknowledgements for artistic practices.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF RM-ED/L | META-SOUND
Meta-Curatorial Practices Platform
General Menaging, Manufacture and Executive Director:
RM-ED/L | Sandro Gronchi
METASOUND Independent Curators:
Sandro Gronchi | Pietro Riparbelli
RADICAL MATTERS – EDITIONS / LABEL | ESKATHON PUBLISHING
Meta-curatorial doomsday project
RM-ED/L | ESKATHON PUBLISHING is a spin-off mark of Radical Matters - Editions / Label [RM-ED/L] editorial’s activities. The core of this meta-curatorial platform, is exclusively focused on design, curate and publish a selected anthology of philosophical essays pamphlet and articles, regarding apocalyptical, eschatological hermeneutics, metaphysis and hermetic topics related to the RM-ED/L conceptual activities, characterized by conceptual, digital or fine art publications. Eschatological Hermeneutics of Doom Revelations | Catalogue series :
Artist's Book | Philosophical Artist's Books | A collection of phisical Artist's Multiples, published as limited editions, conceived as artist’s multiples, availables on demand.
Apocalyptic Aperiodic | Philosophical working Papers | An E.book based anthology of philosophical essays, articles and essays in literary, non-literary and extra literary types, regarding apocalyptical, hermeneutic, escathologic and hermetic topics.
RMEDL | ESKATHON PUBLISHING: Curating, Artistic Director, Publishing, Editions d'Art, Concept Design and Manufacture by: Radical Matters - Editions / Label | Sandro Gronchi
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