Francesco G. Gagliardi || ~raw is a Milan-based experimental composer, sound designer and creative coder. He graduated at IED Sound Design in 2012 and currently works as a freelancer. He published his first concept album HYPERLUCID GAZE on Portals Edition in 2018 and he is currently part of the Milan-based CYBERSPEAK and REALIA collectives where he works as visual and sound designer.  In his works he explores various kinds of media such as 3D scenarios, Virtual Reality, Sound Design and Interaction Design. He mainly focuses on sound research by creating complex and mesmerizing soundscapes. Exploring circuit bending, self-built corrupted instruments and softwares, he aims to imagine other possible sound realities characterised by rough sounds, discontinued rhythms and warm noises.