Antonio Nieto is a sound artist who signs some of his works under
the name of Pangea. His records have been published on labels as
Trente Oiseaux, Mandorla, Experimedia, Impulsive Habitat,
Idiosyncratics, Test Tube, A.M.P., and Luscinia among others. His
music also has been included in more than fifty compilations.
Juan Antonio Nieto has collaborated with some avant-garde artist: brazilian composer Leo Alves Vieira working with the Quarteto de Cordas da Grota. The japanese author Kenji Siratori who has voiced his compositions, the american turntablist Maria Chavez, the serbian composer Igor Jovanovic, the argentinian videoartist Laura Focarazzo (This collab won the award of the “Diario de Levante” Incubarte Festival Valencia 2012), the Greek percusionist Chris Silver T, the argentinian Luis Marte, the german Kris Limbach, the spanish duo Oikos, the basque Miguel Angel Garcia, the colombian David Velez, the french Meryll Ampe, the dutch Martijn Comes and the spanish Javier Piñango.
His music has been included in various art installations. The Circulo de Bellas Artes de Madrid, the Cultural Center of Spain in Buenos Aires, the Fuga Lab festival , the Vienna`s Moozak festival or the Abstract Cinema festival of Rome, among many others. In 2012 the spanish Radio Nacional (radio clasica Ars Sonora) has broadcast a Monographic program about his works.
Juan Antonio Nieto is also member of the Hypermodern Group, a free improvisation ensemble that include musicians as Frank Vigroux, Le Quan Minh or Hank Bennink and sometimes has played with the LOM (La Orquesta Mundana).
*Works in Gruppo Ungido:
-OU#27lsd4 JUAN ANTONIO NIETO&METEK-"Umber" (feb 2016)
Grabado en Desolation Row entre junio y agosto de 2012