Cryptic is an internationally-renowned art house, creating a lasting artistic legacy by presenting high-quality, innovative work. Cryptic ‘ravishes the senses’ with performances that fuse music, sonic art and multi-media. Founded in Scotland by Cathie Boyd in 1994, Cryptic presents today’s most imaginative, international artists and nurtures the creative talent of tomorrow.
Homecoming: Station Stories
In 2014 Cryptic celebrates 20 years of ravishing the senses, which culminates in Homecoming: Station Stories – reflecting the stories of the people and places of Scotland that inspire and delight.
3-6 December (Aberdeen) and
10-13 December 2014 (Edinburgh)
The Terrestrial Sea
A cinematic song-cycle exploring the parallels between the effects of sound and light on marine mammals and the human senses.
Walk With Me
Sound artists Jeroen Strijbos and Rob van Rijswijk present Sounds in Your Pocket, a Walk With Me composition commissioned by Cryptic for Sonica 2013.
As a listener, walker and explorer of the city, you are the performer and creator of your own composition – moving fast or slow, sitting or standing – your audio experience will unfold.