SONICAUDIOVISUALSERIES – episode VI – curated by Peter Kaemmerer


JOZEF VAN WISSEM // (NL / US ) // “Concerning the Entrance into Eternity”



photo by Sara Driver


Dutch minimalist composer and lute player based in Brooklyn. In 2013 JOZEF VAN WISSEM won the Cannes Soundtrack Award for the score of Only Lovers Left Alive at the Cannes Film Festival. An incessantly touring musician, Van Wissem studied lute in New York with Patrick O’Brien. He was commissioned by London’s National Gallery to compose a sound piece to Hans Holbein´s painting “The Ambassadors”.

Concerning the Entrance into Eternity, his first collaborative album with JIM JARMUSCH, was released on Important Records in early 2012. more under: